Mazda CX-5

Similar in size to the Land Rover Freelander and Volkswagen Tiguan the Mazda CX-5 is Mazda's entry into the highly competitive crossover or compact SUV market. The CX-5 is great to drive and is available in either two or four wheel drive. Petrol and diesel engines are offered with both manual and automatic gearboxes.

Mazda CX-5 SUV

Price 
£21,895 - £29,895
5 Doors
4.6 / 5
Pros
  • Attractive and distinctive styling
  • Powerful and economical engines
  • Good ride and handling
Cons
  • Interior storage space isn’t great
  • More at home on the road than off it
  • Four-wheel-drive versions are less fun to drive

The Mazda CX-5 is aimed squarely at big-selling family models such as the Skoda Yeti, Nissan Qashqai, Ford Kuga and Kia Sportage and offers family-friendly practicality and running costs with a driving experience inspired by the nippy Mazda MX-5 sports car. The range covers everything from an ultra-efficient front-wheel-drive version to a powerful and grippy 4x4 model, so buyers can choose the CX-5 that best fits their priorities.