The CX-5 is a compact crossover vehicle manufactured by the Mazda Corporation.† Known for their production of economical driver oriented cars, Mazda has continued that tradition with the CX-5. In production since 2013, the CX-5 is currently the second fastest selling model after the Mazda3.† These popular vehicles can be easily maintained through the use of a Mazda CX-5 service manual.† Both owners and technicians find these to be useful when attempting to keep these compact SUVís in good shape.
The first generation Mazda CX-5 began sales in 2013, replacing both the Tribute compact SUV and CX-7 midsize SUV.† The body style is described by Mazda as being a crossover SUV which essentially means a full-size SUV crossed with a more compact vehicle.† SkyActiv technology came standard on all trim levels, only the second model Mazda had used the technology in until that point.† The CX-5 was instantly recognized as a success receiving the 2012 Car of the Year in Japan.
The first generation CX-5 was originally offered with two engine choices, either a 2.0L SkyActiv inline four or a 2.2L SkyActiv turbocharged diesel inline four.† In 2014, a 2.5L gas engine began sales offering an increase of over 20 horsepower compared to the 2.0L which was seen as a great milestone among the automotive world.† Transmission options were either a 6-speed manual or a 6-speed automatic.† The option of an All Wheel Drive system was available for select trim levels in contrast to the standard front-wheel drive. This was seen as an advantage because SUVs with an all-wheel driveability are very versatile.
On November 15, 2016, Mazda introduced the second generation CX-5 at the Los Angeles Auto Show, and it was an absolute hit. An exterior facelift and the addition of a diesel engine were the major changes that came, compared to its predecessor.† Buyers and car enthusiasts were able to appreciate the updates that Mazda implemented into their second most popular vehicle.
Just like with any other vehicle, there is always a need for maintenance and service.† Thankfully, a Mazda CX-5 shop manual can be of assistance.† Because these vehicles have been and remain to be so popular, technicians and owners enjoy the capability of being able to keep these vehicles in great condition.† Anyways, who wouldnít want to keep Mazdaís second most popular vehicle in the best shape possible?† Still in production today, the Mazda CX-5 is highly appreciated by both the Mazda corporation and proud owners of the vehicle.