Mazda CX-5 2.2d [184] Takumi 5dr AWD Review

Category: Family SUV

Section: Version review

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RRP £40,735What Car? Target Price£38,233
Fuel type:
diesel
Gearbox:
manual
Doors:
5 doors

The Mazda CX-5 is one of the best family SUVs that you can buy. Why? Well, while it lacks the additional practicality of seven seats (which the Peugeot 5008 comes with as standard), it's well priced, very well equipped, safe and classy inside. The 2.0 petrol engine with entry-level Centre-Line trim offers the best value for money, but the diesel engine is well worth a look if you do above-average mileage.

If you’re after all of the bells and whistles, you’ll want top-spec Takumi because it comes with luxuries including Nappa leather seats, Adaptive LED headlights, a 360-degree camera, ventilated front seats and a Driver Assistance Pack.

As with the two petrol engines, the most powerful diesel option isn’t all that much faster or more efficient than the entry-level version. That means we’d stick with the 2.2 Skyactiv-D 150 if diesel is your chosen fuel.


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Key information

Doors5
Seats5
0-62 MPH9.3 seconds
Fuel TypeDiesel
GearboxMANUAL

Available colours

MPGOfficial overall fuel economy figure

44.8

Boot CapacityHow much space is there?

510

litres

EmissionsOfficial emissions rating

165

g/km