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Mazda Cx-5 2017

2017 Mazda CX-5: Recall Alert

By Patrick Masterson on December 12, 2017

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 1,100 model-year 2017 Mazda CX-5 SUVs equipped with an accessory trailer-hitch wiring harness The Problem: Insufficient clearance between the ha... Read More
2018 Mazda CX-5: What's Changed

By Fred Meier on November 22, 2017

CARS.COM Most significant changes in the 2018 CX-5 from Mazda: The full suite of driver assistance and safety technology now is standard or optional on all trim levels. The 2.5-liter four-cy... Read More
Two-Tones Return: Double Your Paint-Job Pleasure?

By Fred Meier on November 16, 2017

CARS.COM — Two-tone paint jobs on cars are making a mini-comeback. Whether they'll leave their mark in the sea of gray, monotone cars and SUVs out there, however, remains to be seen. ... Read More
Is 2017 Mazda CX-5 Luxe for the Bucks?

By Joe Bruzek on September 25, 2017

CARS.COM — The 2017 Mazda CX-5 finished on the podium of's 2017 Compact SUV Challenge, wowing judges with its luxurious interior. As one of the judges, I proclaimed the CX-5&#... Read More
2017 Mazda CX-5: Real-World Cargo Space

By Joe Bruzek on September 22, 2017

CARS.COM — Mazda's specs for the updated 2017 Mazda CX-5 include 30.9 cubic feet of cargo room behind the rear seats and 59.6 cubic feet of cargo space with the backseat folded - ... Read More
Video: 2017 Compact SUV Challenge

By Kelsey Mays on September 21, 2017

CARS.COM — Compact SUV sales are hot right now. decided to take seven contenders and evaluate them all against each other over three days with three expert judges. Let's see h... Read More
What's the Best Compact SUV for 2017?

By Joe Wiesenfelder on September 18, 2017

CARS.COM — It's been little more than one year since we published our last Compact SUV Challenge, but much has changed within the market as several models have been redesigned or updat... Read More
2017 Compact SUV Challenge Video

By Kelsey Mays on September 18, 2017

CARS.COM — With gas still relatively affordable, compact SUVs are booming in sales popularity. These cars combine family-friendly features with a higher seating position and a little extra... Read More
Which Compact SUV Has the Most Features for the Money?

By Kelsey Mays on September 18, 2017

CARS.COM — When compared seven compact SUVs in three days of expert testing for our 2017 Compact SUV Challenge, the redesigned 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan squeaked by the 2017 Honda CR... Read More
The Best Family Features in Compact SUVs

By Fred Meier on September 18, 2017

CARS.COM — Compact SUVs are fast becoming America's go-to family car, supplanting compact and mid-size sedans — particularly for smaller and urban families who don't need or ... Read More