The Mazda CX-5 is a compact, family-friendly SUV, and it’s one of the best-selling vehicles in the brand’s current lineup. Mazda’s redesigned the CX-5 for the 2017 model year, and recently invited Autobytel to San Diego to check it out. We had a chance to get familiar with the CX-5 on city streets and out in the mountains, and also got some great insight about the vehicle from Mazda’s team of designers and engineers.
If you’re shopping for a small, family-friendly, 5-passenger vehicle in the coming months, this crossover should be on your list. Here’s what you need to know about the CX-5, which will arrive in Mazda dealerships at the end of March.