More tech, added features, added stuff.
While the 2021 Mazda CX-5 doesn’t attending abundant different, it packs a lot added for the money this time around.
Mazda appear prices for the crossover SUV on Tuesday, and there’s acceptable account for entry-level CX-5 buyers. First, the amount alone increases by $80. Second, a new 10.25-inch infotainment awning is accepted accessories now. The new awning is the blooming aloft Mazda’s acceptable bulk of accepted accessories for the SUV, which additionally includes automated LED headlights, rain-sensing wipers and adaptive cruise control. Out the door, the 2021 CX-5 costs $26,370 to alpha and all-wheel drive is a $1,400 option.
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The aggregate trim, the CX-5 Touring gets a accomplished lot added for lot a added cash. Starting at $28,110, $180 added than the approachable model, the trim akin packs in acrimonious advanced seats with a leatherette upholstery. “Lux Suede” inserts are additionally now allotment of the upholstery, too. Dual-zone altitude control, acute keyless access and LED headlights with a anew added auto-leveling action are all now allotment of the Touring trim. It’s acceptable being for beneath than $200 added compared to the 2020 CX-5, and a Preferred Package adds added affluence aliment including a Bose audio system, auto concealment rearview mirror and more.
The CX-5’s berth is accurately luxurious.
The CX-5’s Grand Touring, Grand Touring Reserve and trims all accomplish a acknowledgment as well, admitting there aren’t any changes to the above two. Prices for the Grand Touring and Grand Touring Reserve alpha at $31,560 and $36,385. Note, the Grand Touring Reserve comes with AWD exclusively. Prices access aloof $150 for both trims.
At the top of it all sits the Signature trim, which adds two new alive assurance appearance for 2021. Rear automated emergency braking and a disciplinarian absorption active accompany Mazda’s i-Activsense apartment of gear, but the SUV’s abounding of so abundant more. AWD is accepted and comes alone with the 2.5-liter turbo-four engine, which makes 250 application and 320 pound-feet of torque on 93 octane. Prices ascend $250 to $38,505.
If you appetite the turbocharged agent elsewhere, the Grand Touring Reserve additionally offers comes accepted with the peppier ability plant, but it’s alternative on the CX-5’s new Carbon Edition as well. Otherwise, the artlessly aspirated 2.5-liter inline-four provides 187 hp and 185 lb-ft of torque. No chat yet on what’s activity on with the agent engine, admitting we accept our suspicions it was one-and-done. A Mazda agent told Roadshow there’s “no update” on the oil burner.
The 2021 CX-5 starts branch to dealers abutting month.
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