When Mazda launched their 2018 Mazda CX-5, buyers across the globe appreciated the model both as a series that thought of every kind of utility and addressed them in a perfect combination through the trim levels. One such impressive trim of Mazda CX-5 is the Sport, with features that made this sport vehicle top the list of favorites among the sport car enthusiasts.
As shared by the Tempe Mazda dealer, with a 2.5-literEngine in collaboration with a 6-speed automatic SKYACTIV 2-Drive transmission, the powertrain of the 2018 Mazda CX-5 Sport could achieve a horsepower of 187, and a torque of 186. But when it gets paired with the SKYACTIV-G2 2.5L DOHC transmission and a 16-valve 4-cylinder engine with an enabled Cylinder Deactivation system, it can bring out a mileage 25 mpg in the city and 31 in the highway.
Coming to the infotainment features of the 2018 Mazda CX-5 Sport, the dominance of MAZDA CONNECT Infotainment System can be felt everywhere. Starting with the Multifunction Commander Control, the Infotainment system can be used with voice command. To entertain the car occupants it has got a Radio Broadcast Data System program in tune with Aha, Stitcherand Pandora internet radio played through the 4-speaker audio system coming with automatic sound level controller.
One can SMS through the 6 hands-free phone integration system while a 7″ full-color touch screen display the relevant information. For connectivity, you have the benefits of Bluetooth, 2 front USB Inputs, and a Steering wheel-mounted audio controls for better accessibility while driving.
The interior features of 2018 Mazda CX-5 Sport include everything to ensure comfort of the driver in relation to the safety of all. Starting with a 6-way manual adjustable driver’s seat and a4-way manual adjustable front passenger seat, the cabin of the CX-5 Sport can be split into a ratio of 40/20/40 in one single touch of a button. After folding down the rear seatback, and reclining it, you get a huge cargo space of 59.6 cubic feet and 30.9 cubic feet of cargo space with the rear seats up. The interior looks elegant and make you feel at home with its Cloth-trimmed seats, a pair of Speed sensitive power door locks with 2-stage unlocking, advanced cruise control and a set of steering wheel-mounted controls.It has placed aLATCH rear seat child safety system with seat anchors as well as upper tether anchors. The noise isolation keeps the cabin calm and quiet even while running at high speed.
Safety and driver Assistance Features
Mazda never compromised with safety. This time in the 2018 CX-Sport trim, it has installed the E911 automatic emergency notification system to allow the passengers to contact emergency rescuers in an event of car crash or accident. Apart from this the Mazda dealer Tempe showed us a plethora of safety and driving assistance features in it that are listed below:
- Remote keyless illuminated entry system with “answer back” feature and Push Button Start
- Roof-mounted “shark fin” antenna,
- Rearview Camera
- Electronic and Smart City and Parking Brakes
- Front and side-impact air bags with seat belt-use and rollover protection
- Hill Launch Assist
- Dynamic Stability and Traction Control
- Advanced Blind Spot Monitoring with Rear Cross Traffic Alert