Mazda Cx-5

On the Edge of Glory: 6 Cars That Come This Close to Greatness

By Brian Wong on June 25, 2018

The 2018 Subaru BRZ — and platform mate the Toyota 86, for that matter — is a good car. It's one of the most dynamically sound vehicles you can buy at any price, with excellent h... Read More
2018 Atlanta Auto Show: 5 Things You Can't Miss

By Natalie Hayes on March 20, 2018

Call it "ATL" or "the A," but when in America's ninth-largest metropolitan area, those who dare to utter the word "Hotlanta" should be prepared for dirty looks ... Read More
2018 Twin Cities Auto Show: 5 Things You Can't Miss

By Natalie Hayes on March 9, 2018

Ok, so the movie "Fargo" turned 22 years old this week, but, so, ya know ... despite widely held stereotypes about the state of Minnesota and its dialect made famous by the movie, you ... Read More
What Does SUV Stand For?

By Jim Travers on February 16, 2018

CARS.COM — SUV stands for sport utility vehicle, an immensely popular vehicle category that shows no signs of peaking. Combining the characteristics and capabilities of a family sedan, min... Read More
Luxury Vehicles, Sports Cars Cost More to Crash

By Fred Meier on January 5, 2018

CARS.COM — Based on the latest data available, the insurance industry's Highway Loss Data Institute has come up with lists of the best and worst model-year 2014-16 cars for collision d... Read More
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 Cars.com'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 — The updated 2017 Mazda CX-5 has 30.9 cubic feet of cargo space behind the backseat and 59.6 cubic feet of cargo space with the backseat folded - but what does that really look l... Read More