What are the Performance & Efficiency Specs of the 2019 Mazda CX-5?
When it is finally time to upgrade your too-small sedan for the extra space that an SUV can provide you also want it to deliver fun-to-drive performance while still sipping the gas. The 2019 Mazda CX-5 offers two efficient engine options that deliver a dynamic and responsive driving experience. The Mazda exclusive SKYACTIV® drivetrain of the 2019 CX-5 has the option of a regular 4-Cylinder engine or a Turbocharged 4-Cylinder engine. Take a look at the performance and efficiency specs of the two engine options of the 2019 Mazda C-5 right here below.
What are the Engine Options for the 2019 Mazda CX-5?
The 2019 Mazda CX-5 is offered in five trim levels and they include the Sport, Touring, Grand Touring, Grand Touring Reserve, and the Signature. The standard engine of the Sport, Touring, and Grand Touring is a 2.5L SKYACTIV®-G 4-Cylinder that supplies it with 187 horsepower, 186 lb-ft of torque, and a 2,000-pound max tow rating. Under the hood of the Grand Touring Reserve and Signature trim levels is a 2.5L Turbocharged SKYACTIV®-G 4-Cylinder engine that cranks out 277 horsepower, 310 lb-ft of torque, and also provides a 2,000-pound towing capacity.
Both engine options work with the SKYACTIV®-Drive 6-Speed Automatic Transmission with Manual Shift and Sport Modes for optimal EPA fuel economy ratings. When the standard 2.5L SKYACTIV®-G 4-Cylinder engine pairs with the SKYACTIV® Automatic Transmission it averages EPA efficiency ratings of 25 MPG in the city and 31 MPG on the highway in standard Front-Wheel Drive (FWD) and in available All-Wheel Drive (AWD) it attains EPA averages of 24 MPG City/ 30 MPG HWY. The 2.5L Turbocharged 4-Cylinder engine of the upper trim levels only works with AWD and together with the 6-Speed Transmission the 2.5L Turbo engine averages fuel efficiency estimates of 22 MPG City/ 27 MPG HWY.
All trim levels of the 2019 Mazda CX-5 also get loaded with a 7” Color Touchscreen Display, Bluetooth® Connectivity, Push-Button Start, and a Leather-Wrapped Steering Wheel and Shift knob. The 2019 Mazda CX-5 will be arriving at Royal South Mazda in Bloomington, IN very soon and you can be the first to take it for a test drive by following this link.