PRLog - Feb. 25, 2013 - The Mazda CX-5 (http://www.coxmazda.com/
2014 Mazda CX5
The original powertrain will carry on in the base model. This 2.0L DOHC direct-injection aluminum four-cylinder produces 155 hp and 150 lb-ft of torque, while achieving an EPA mileage rating near the top of its class with 31 mpg on the highway and 25 mpg in the city with all-wheel-drive.
The new optional powertrain will be a similar but larger 2.5L four-cylinder that will crank out 184 hp and 185 lb-ft of torque. This high-tech engine gets a 13:1 compression ratio but is still capable of running off regular unleaded. The new engine, which is shared with the Mazda 6 sedan (http://www.coxmazda.com/
In addition to a new engine option, the 2014 CX-5 will also be available with a few more innovative features. The most notable change will be the Smart City Brake Support System. This sophisticated preventative safety system can detect obstacles with lasers and apply the brakes automatically to prevent collisions at speeds of up to 19 mph, and at least reduce damage at higher speeds.
Interest drivers are encouraged to visit Cox Mazda (http://www.coxmazda.com/