by Chris Chase As a compact crossover SUV, the Mazda CX-5 is one of a number of such vehicles competing for buyers who want comfortable and practical transportation. What helps this Mazda utility stand out is a diesel-engine option the company added late in the 2019 model year. Dubbed SkyActiv-D, the engine came along about... Read More.
One of those techniques is designing its vehicles to look and feel more expensive than their competitors. Mazda took that approach in 2017 by giving its second-generation CX-5 compact SUV an upscale appearance. For 2019, the CX-5 moves further in that direction with a new Signature trim level and a 2.5L turbocharged engine.... Read More.
Despite the fact that SUV stands for “sport utility vehicle,” not many SUVs (or crossovers, as they’re alternatively known) actually feel sporty when driven. The sport part of their moniker refers to the fact that the original SUVs, like the Jeep Cherokee and Ford Explorer, were to provide off-road capability as well as everyday drivability.... Read More.