Even though now the current model of Mazda is still on the market, but it is undeniable that CX-5 is the pioneer of the new design for Mazda. The oldest model from Mazda is still on the market, and Mazda has tried some changes to the newer model, proven by the upcoming release of 2018 Mazda CX-5. Since 2012, the model has not changed a lot. It in fact, received quite small tweaks in the outside. There are only few improvements inside its cabin, yet that is about it.
Few months ago, there are some rumors that there will be a new version of Mazda and the name is Mazda CX-5 2018. It is spotted in the upcoming model. What is actually the most interesting part of 2018 version of Mazda CX-5? It might not be about the refreshed design, but it’s about the really brand new vehicle. Are you ready to know some reviews of Mazda CX-5 2018 interior, engine, exterior, price and release date? Let’s see below.
2018 Mazda CX-5 Interior
Sporty looking is what people know from Mazda. And there is no exception for Mazda CX-5 2018. The model will borrow the ongoing model from Mazda itself. The back from this new model will be a little bit sportier rather than the previous one since it comes with roof mounted spoiler which is new. There will be a new bumper as well in this new car.
New interior will surely hit the market! Few design cues from its siblings will be borrowed by this new model. There are some chances that Mazda CX-5 2018 will share same wheelbase as well as the cabin space with CX-4. The cabin will have better material with premium looking as well. There will be larger LCD screen which can pop up and there is large and bigger center console.
2018 Mazda CX-5 Engine
The engine and transmission of Mazda CX-5 2018 is pretty the same with the engines which are in the former model. It can be said that it can be either 2 or 2.5 liters patrol aspirated naturally engine with more or less 155 up to 184 HP. And it will be more or less 185 LB/FT of the torque. So, it can be concluded that there is a slight possibility about new engine. Just like what Mazda has done before with larger unit, 2.5 liters, 2 liters in line fours may get one turbocharger, so it is actually a similar treatment for the car. The end is quite low end since it is around 200 up to 220 HP.
2018 Mazda CX-5 Price
So many people question about the price. With exterior change from this model and new platform, this car might be a little bit more expensive rather than the former model. But the price won’t bulge so much so it means that it is going to be around $22.500 for the base model.
Thus, 2018 Mazda CX-5 is a car that is worthy to be waited. The interior, exterior, engine, and even the new platform have been redesigned. The new version is prepared and improved. Unfortunately, the release date is not yet known and officially announced. So, be patient and keep up with things related to this car.