Avondale Mazda Shoppers Get A First Look At The 2019 Mazda CX- Diesel
If you’ve been looking for a small crossover SUV, the Mazda dealers near Avondale recommend the 2019 Mazda CX-5 Diesel. This diesel-powered crossover offers amazing fuel economy combined with a sophisticated interior that rivals some luxury models. Of course, we can’t forget the 2019 Mazda CX-5’s handling, which leaves rivals in the dust.
The 2019 Mazda CX-5 seats five and is offered in five trim levels. The diesel engine is only available on the upper Signature trim level. The CX-5 Diesel employs a 2.2-liter turbocharged four-cylinder diesel powerplant that develops 168 horsepower and 290 lb-ft of torque, connected to a six-speed automatic gearbox. The extra torque provided by this crossover’s diesel engine boosts the CX-5’s towing capability to 3,500 pounds. Customers of Avondale area Mazda dealerships will appreciate the Mazda CX-5 Diesel’s excellent fuel economy. The CX-5 Diesel gets EPA-estimated fuel economy rated at 27 mpg city/30 mpg highway.*
All Wheel Drive Safety
Drivers who have to negotiate rain, snow or other slippery road conditions will be grateful for the 2019 Mazda CX-5 Diesel’s standard all-wheel-drive system. Handling is further improved, thanks to standard G-Vectoring Control Plus, which adds light braking force to the outer wheels during cornering, making sharp turns easier to negotiate.
CNET wrote: “From a power delivery and harmonics standpoint, the CX-5's diesel powerplant is very impressive. ... It's also perfectly smooth while spinning up to the high-for-a-diesel 5,500-rpm redline, making quick work of highway on-ramp merges.”
On the outside, buyers will get the best-looking vehicle in the small crossover class. Check out the Soul Red Crystal paint color, a deep, glossy red that perfectly highlights the beautiful design of the CX-5. The 2019 Mazda CX-5 Diesel turns heads with its bold trapezoidal grille and LED headlight slits. The sleek lines flow elegantly over the body, concluding at the vehicle’s tail.
Today’s buyers demand the latest technology features, and the 2019 Mazda CX-5 Diesel doesn’t disappoint. The Mazda Connect infotainment system comes with a touchscreen and includes Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. It’s easy to control the system, thanks to the Commander Control knob mounted on the center console. No matter which type of music you enjoy, you’ll love listening to it on the Bose premium audio system, which features 10 speakers. The CX-5 Diesel’s Active Driving Display allows drivers to get important information while keeping their eyes on the road. It projects speed and navigation data onto the lower windshield. The CX-5 Diesel also comes with satellite radio, an upgraded driver information display and ambient interior lighting.
Crash-test results for the 2019 Mazda CX-5 Diesel are outstanding. The CX-5 Diesel received the highest score of Good in all IIHS crash tests. The organization named the CX-5 Diesel a 2019 Top Safety Pick+ model, it’s highest award. The NHTSA gave the CX-5 Diesel it’s top marks of five stars for overall safety.
* All vehicle mileage based on 2019 EPA mileage estimates. Use for comparison purposes only. Do not compare to models before 2008. Your actual mileage will vary, depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle.