Mazda CX-5 SUV
The 2018 Mazda CX-5 looks and handles like a luxury import, but its features and price sit directly in the compact-crossover-SUV sweet spot.
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If you’re looking for a compact SUV with a big interior and/or the ability to venture off-road, a Subaru Forester is a better choice. Diesel fans can get on a waiting list, or stop by a Chevy dealer and pick up a diesel-powered Equinox right now.
What's New for 2018
Changes for the 2018 Mazda CX-5 include the addition of cylinder deactivation for the 2.5-liter engine and more features added to each trim. The Sport gains blind-spot monitoring and rear cross-traffic detection, while the Touring gets the full i-ACTIVSENSE suite of safety assists (now optional on the Sport).
How does it compare?
|#1||2018 Jeep Wrangler||285|
|#2||2018 Mazda CX-5||187|
|#3||2018 Honda CR-V||184|
|#4||2018 Jeep Cherokee||184|
|#5||2018 Volkswagen Tiguan||184|
|#1||2018 Buick Encore||30|
|#2||2018 Hyundai Kona||30|
|#3||2018 Mazda CX-3||29|
|#4||2018 Subaru Crosstrek||29|
|#13||2018 Mazda CX-5||27|
|#1||2018 Nissan Rogue Sport||10|
|#2||2018 Subaru Crosstrek||9.8|
|#3||2018 Kia Sportage||9.6|
|#4||2018 Mazda CX-3||9.4|
|#13||2018 Mazda CX-5||8.6|
Based on 12 ratings for the 2017 - 2018 models.
September 10, 2017
Have had it 2 weeks. Made the right choice.
August 16, 2017
What a FABULOUS CX-5
My husband & I had been patiently waiting for this Mazda CX-5 for awhile. My 13 year old GMC Envoy was ready to be replaced. Even our...
August 07, 2017
absolutely lovin it
My wife and I were looking to upgrade to a CUV, from sedan after new addition to our family, and settled on CX5. We have been...
June 29, 2017
This car is the best car Ive ever owned. The interior of this car is flawless, from the touch screen infotainment center, the control...
June 26, 2017
Mazda does it well
This is our 4th CX5 and each one has improved on the last. The 2017 is an awesome vehicle in every way, styling, quality, features and...
June 01, 2017
I am simply amazed
I just purchased a 2017 Mazda CX-5 Grand Touring AWD with all the bells and whistles and I must say - wow - color me very impressed. ...
January 10, 2018
Luxury Crossover without the pricetag
I looked at several crossovers before making my decision. The CX5 provides all of the creature comforts and features of a luxury...
October 25, 2017
Loaded with Features AND Fun to Drive
This is my first Mazda in years, after dedicating many miles and dollars to Honda. The New CRV or CX-5 were in the finals, after test...
September 06, 2017
best overall quality for small SUV
The CX-5 rides better with each day I drive it. Theres so many new bells and whistles, tho, that itll take awhile to learn all their...
December 14, 2017
High quality interior/ exterior. 40-20-40 split
I owned a 2010 GMC Acadia AWD SLT before this, nothing but problems.. replaced engine, replaced transmission, you name it, I had to get...