How powerful is the 2017 Mazda CX-5?

By Product Expert | Posted in Mazda CX-5, Mazda Technology on Friday, July 7th, 2017 at 6:24 pm
2017 Mazda CX-5 Fuel Efficiency and Driving Range

2017 Mazda CX-5 Engine Specs and Towing Capacity

The 2017 Mazda CX-5 is a powerful SUV that has a sleek look and high-quality engineering, a great combination for those looking to buy a new vehicle. The 2017 Mazda Cx-5 engine specs and towing capacity are what make it such a good choice for an SUV. Read more about the 2017 Mazda Cx-5 below.


READ MORE: Which Mazda models have All-Wheel Drive?


Performance Technology

The 2017 Mazda CX-5 packs a lot of power under the hood. The SKYACTIV®1-G 2.5L DOHC 16-valve, 4-cylinder engine packs a punch and takes you wherever you want to go. With 187 horsepower and 185 pound-feet of torque, the 2017 Mazda CX-5 gives you smooth acceleration. No matter what the road throws at you, the CX-5 makes it easy for you with its SKYACTIV-VEHICLE DYNAMICS with G-Vectoring Control. The G-Vectoring Control helps you as you turn for better driving and a less fatiguing ride. The 2017 Mazda CX-5 has the performance technology you need in a vehicle and makes sure it’s a fun ride.

2017 Mazda CX-5 in red
2017 Mazda CX-5 Passenger space

Cargo Room and Hauling Ability

The 2017 Mazda CX-5 wouldn’t be an SUV if it didn’t have a spacious cargo capacity or durable towing ability. Thankfully it does and you can be confident behind the wheel knowing that your passengers will be comfortable while your trailer is safe and secure behind you. There are 41 inches of legroom for you and your front-seat passenger and 39.6 inches of room for your passengers in the back row. Not only do you have all this room for yourselves but the 2017 Mazda CX-5 can tow up to 2,000 pounds and has 30.9 cubic feet of cargo space while comfortably seating five passengers.


READ MORE: 2017 Mazda CX-5 Exterior and Interior Photo Gallery


The 2017 Mazda CX-5 engine specs and towing capacity are something every SUV shopper should keep in mind on their search. The CX-5 is a durable vehicle that can carry what you need and look good while doing it. If you want to learn more about the 2017 Mazda CX-5 or any of our other Mazda models, check out our online inventory or schedule a test drive with us at Mazda of Lodi.