Mazda CX-5: the mild hybrid arrives

Mazda CX-5: the mild hybrid arrives

A mid-sized SUV Mazda CX-5 for version 2023 is updated by introducing various innovations. The most important is M Hybrid 24V micro-hybrid system (e-Skyactiv G Mazda M Hybrid) associated with 165 HP 2.0-liter and 194 HP 2.5-liter gasoline engines. According to the company’s statement, this system, which “supports” the internal combustion engine when starting, when leaving from a stop or when there is a request for more power, contributes reduce consumption between 5% and 8% fuel savings over previous gasoline engines. The 24V lithium-ion battery that powers the compact, belt-driven electric motor is placed between the wheels, minimizing its impact on interior space.

In addition to the new powerful hybrid gasoline engines, the range of Mazda CX-5 complete with 2.2 liter diesel twin turbine (Skyactive D) offered with two levels of power: 150 HP and 380 Nm of torque, available with front and all-wheel drive and a six-speed manual or automatic gearbox, and in 184 HP and 450 Nm of more power. torque with all-wheel drive and an automatic gearbox.

It also improves standard equipment from Mazda CX-5, thanks to the start of a heated steering wheel and electric front seats, a wireless charging base for phones, a touchscreen compatible with Apple Carplay and Android Auto and front USB-C standard sockets. The bodywork is available in ten colors, which also includes the new Rhodium White Premium tint, a pure white inspired by Japanese aesthetics.

Four settings available for Mazda CX-5 2023: Station Line, Exclusive Line, Homura and Takumi, as well as two special editions of Advantage and Newground.

The arrangement The center line it includes, among other things: 19 alloy wheels, full LED lights, parking sensors and video camera, multimedia system and navigation, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto wireless connection safety systems such as rear monitoring and route control. L’Unique Line it adds a power tailgate, a 10-speaker BOSE sound system, LED headlights and a full set of driver assistance systems. L’Homura it is distinguished by gloss black colors for the front grille, lower parts of the bumpers and exterior rear view mirrors and 18″ alloy wheels. The interior features black leather/suede upholstery with red stitching. Takumi Features nappa leather upholstery with wooden details, as well as electric adjustment of the air seats. On the outside, there are chrome details.

The first of two special editions, the profit, is based on the Center Line and adds an electric gate and various driver assistance systems. There New StadiumOn the other hand, starting with Faida, it has more street character thanks to the presence of front and rear protection in satin silver and for the interior in Green Lime.

There Mazda CX-5 2023 can already be ordered and the price between 36,700 euros of the 2.0-liter 165 HP hybrid gasoline version in Center Line configuration with front-wheel drive and 6-speed gearbox, up to 50,050 euros of the Takumi trim level with a 184 HP 2.2-liter diesel engine, all-wheel drive and automatic transmission. The first units will be available in showrooms from February.