2015 Mazda CX-5 The anticipated 2015 Mazda CX-5 is set to go on sale in the UK in the second quarter of the year. The 2015 CX-5 comprises three equipment grades, SE-L, SE-L Lux and Sport Nav; which features significant interior trim and standard equipment specification upgrades, as well as exterior enhancements.

In looks, the first Mazda variant to inherit an all-SKYACTIV platform takes on some fresh exterior features i.e. 19-inch Gunmetal alloy wheels, LED headlights with DRLs and LED foglights (all reserved for the CX-5 Sport Nav).

2015 Mazda CX-5 rear

More interior refinements for the 2015 Mazda CX-5 EU-Spec

The standard equipment specification of every version in the CX-5 line-up has been enhanced through the addition of manual front passenger seat height adjustment, an electronic parking brake, a coming/leaving home headlight function, and the company’s Multimedia Commander with separate volume dial for safe, intuitive interactivity and infotainment control. A new 7-inch, full-color, center console touch-screen incorporates DAB radio, two ports for USB connectivity and MZD Connect. Paired with a smartphone, MZD Connect makes it easier to take advantage of functions such as internet connectivity and access to social networking services.

2015 Mazda CX-5 interior

The CX-5 SE-L Lux and Sport Nav grade options now include Stone Leather upholstery (black), whilst the Sport Nav options list further benefits from Mazda Radar Cruise Control, and an evolution of the Safety Pack which incorporates several newly-developed technologies. For the Sport Nav version, standard equipment specification is further bolstered by a new Integrated Navigation system.

The 2015 CX-5 range comprises three 2.0 liter petrol two-wheel drive variants equipped with six-speed manual transmissions, and thirteen 2.2 liter diesel versions; six of which are available with all-wheel drive; fitted with a choice of six speed manual or automatic transmissions.

A host of Safety features to prep the 2015 Mazda CX-5

As for safety features, the 2015 Mazda CX-5 boasts a host of new features that truly sets it apart from other compact SUVs. The features include Adaptive LED headlights, Lane-keep Assist System with Driver Attention Alert (an upgrade of the existing Lane Departure Warning system), Advanced Blind-Spot Monitoring with Rear Cross-Traffic Alert, and lastly Rear Smart City Brake Support.

The 2015 Mazda CX-5 EU-specification is priced from 22,295 to 30,595 pounds.