Mazda CX-5

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First unit of new CX-5 (Japanese model) rolls off assembly line

Mazda commences production of all-new CX-5 crossover

On November 28, Mazda Motor Corporation began production of its all-new CX-5 crossover SUV at its Ujina No. 2 Plant in Hiroshima. The new CX-5 is scheduled for release next February to the Japanese market, followed thereafter with releases to approximately 120 countries around the world.
Mazda CX-5 (2016 Los Angeles Auto Show)

2016 Los Angeles Auto Show: Mazda targets 400,000 units in annual sales for all-new CX-5

Mazda Motor Corporation unveiled its all-new CX-5 at the 2016 Los Angeles Auto Show, which commenced on November 16 in the US. For the new CX-5, Mazda aims to expand its global sales even further from its current model.
New Mazda CX-5

2016 Los Angeles Auto Show: Show Car Library – New Mazda CX-5 offers beauty of Japanese craftsmanship

With the new CX-5, its 2nd generation model, Mazda has pulled out all the stops in an attempt to build a car that's enjoyable for not only the driver but the passengers too. The key phrase for the CX-5 is: "An SUV that every customer can enjoy."
New Mazda CX-5 teaser image

2016 Los Angeles Auto Show: Mazda to unveil new CX-5

On October 27, Mazda announced that it will unveil the new CX-5 at the 2016 Los Angeles Auto Show, which opens its doors on November 16.
Changan Mazda's CX-5

Changan Mazda’s sales up 19% to 85,000 units in China led by CX-5 and Mazda3; 2016 first-half results

Changan Mazda, a Chinese joint venture between Mazda and Changan Automobile, announced its sales results for the first half of 2016 (January to June).
Mazda CX-5 2016.5 model for the US

Mazda releases CX-5 2016.5 model for US with enhanced safety features

On December 18, Mazda North America unveiled the CX-5 2016.5 model for the US market.
Upgraded Mazda CX-5

Mazda US sales for November up 7%

On December 1, Mazda North America published its US new car sales figures for the month of November. It set a record for the highest November sales since 1994 with 22,732 cars sold. This marks a 7% increase over the previous year and the third straight month of increase.
Mazda CX-3 (reference image)

2015 JNCAP: Mazda CX-3 and CX-5 earn the highest ASV+ rating

Mazda announced on October 23 that the CX-3 and the CX-5 equipped with i-ACTIVSENSE advanced safety technologies received the ASV+ rating, the highest rating in the JNCAP Preventive Safety Performance Assessment for FY2015.
Mazda CX-5 (US model)

Mazda CX-5 achieves one million units of global production in less than three and a half years

On May 25, Mazda Motor Corporation announced that its global production of the CX-5 reached one million units at the end of April. Nearly three years and five months after its production commenced back in November 2011, the CX-5 is Mazda’s second fastest model to reach one million units behind the Axela.
Mazda CX-5 XD L package, 2WD

Mazda CX-5 Review: "2WD model may be the smart choice for the sensible" by Naoto Shimazaki

This new model is noticeable even downtown. The new design of its grille gives a strong impression of its outer appearance. Moreover, its built-in blinker in the door mirror is a feature that highlights its facade.
Mazda CX-5

Mazda CX-5 Review: "2WD or 4WD, both are thoroughly capable, take your pick" by Takumi Yoshida

While we can fairly see the Mazda CX-5 in the city nowadays, I took the minorly facelifted-versions of this model for test drives at Yokohama. The first vehicle I test drove, with its Front-Wheel Drive (FWD), was the middle grade XD Proactive equipped with a diesel turbo engine.
New and Improved Mazda CX-5

Interview: Mazda CX-5 Update; a design that emphasizes SUV-like qualities

Mazda has launched the greatly improved CX-5. The update was not limited to only its mechanism as its styling was enhanced as well. I asked Chief Designer Satoshi Tamaya of the Design Headquarters about its content and the intentions behind them.
Mazda CX-5 (United States version)

Mazda's 2014 US sales surpass 300,000, highest in 20 years

Mazda North America announced its sales figures for 2014 on Monday. The year showed the highest sales in 20 years at a total of 305,801 units sold. This marks 7.7% growth over the previous year.
All-new Mazda Atenza

All-new Mazda Atenza / CX-5: Adaptive LED Headlights demonstrates evolution in safety performance

One of the recent technological topics in the automotive industry is automated driving. Many automakers are competing fiercely with their respective automated driving technologies to countervail emerging players like Google. Amidst all these technologies, Mazda's advanced safety technology, i-ACTIVSENSE, has a unique stance.
Improved new Mazda CX-5 (left) and Atenza (right)

Improved New Mazda Atenza/CX-5: Improvement in suspension adds to quality performance

Mazda Motor Corporation plans to release the significantly improved models of the Atenza and CX-5 on January 7. Engineers and designers had a professional presentation for some of the parts of the vehicle at the test ride that held the other day.
All-new Mazda CX-5 (left) and Atenza (right)

Mazda CX-5/Atenza Interview: Chief designer talks about the evolution of Kodo design

Mazda performed significant updates to its flagship Atenza and the CX-5, Mazda's first car that features the "KODO - Soul of Motion" Design Language. Both models are scheduled to be launched on January 7. Both cars have the role of leading the Mazda brand globally.
New Mazda CX-5

Photo Feature: Mazda CX-5 Facelift

Mazda will begin sales of its updated CX-5 crossover SUV on January 7, 2015.
2015 Mazda CX-5 (European version)

2015 Geneva Motor Show: Mazda to premiere newly improved CX-5

On December 16, Mazda Motor Europe, the European Corporation of Mazda, announced that the 2015 CX-5 will have its European premiere at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show to be held in March 2015 in Switzerland.
Mazda's new model's promotional pictures: from left clockwise, CX-5, Roadster, CX-3, and Atenza

2014 Los Angeles Auto Show: Mazda unveils promotional photos for 3 new models

Mazda will unveil three models at the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show on November 19 (Japan time: November 20). Promotional photos for the three models have been unveiled.
Mazda6 (Japanese name: Atenza sedan)

2014 Los Angeles Auto Show: Mazda to unveil improved model of Atenza CX-5

On October 28, Mazda Motor Corporation announced that it will unveil the improved model of the CX-5 and the Mazda6 (Japanese name: Atenza) at the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show to be held in the United States on November 18.