Premiere of the new 2012 Mazda CX-5 - Mazda CX-5 is the first production car with the company’s new design style of the brand called KODO. This is the first car got the full range of technology SkyActiv, including a modular platform and engines.The car boasts compact dimensions: length 4.540 mm, width 1.840 mm, height 1.670 mm, but at the same time offering an enviable space in the cabin, thanks to the great distance between front and rear – 2.700 mm. In addition to class-leading interior space,
Mazda CX-5 is characterized by low weight and an enviable aerodynamics (drag coefficient is 0.33), which contribute substantially to lower fuel consumption. Mazda publishes first official images of its small crossover 2012 Mazda CX-5 a little more than a month before the presentation of the model of the Frankfurt Motor Show. “Soft SUV” five-door presents brand new style of “Kodo”, shown last year in Geneva with a concept Minagi.
With the 2012 Mazda CX-5 debuted noisy discussed technology SkyActiv. European buyers of the new Japanese 2012 Mazda CX-5 will be able to choose between two-liter gasoline engine and diesel with a capacity of 2.2 liters. The compression ratio in both engines is 14:1, and the performance will depend on whether they order Standard package, or High Power. For now, the 2012 Mazda CX-5 does not disclose detailed particulars of transmissions, which will equip 2012 Mazda CX-5. According to rumors, however, will most likely be mounted manual or automatic transmission with six gears.
According to the Japanese word “Kodo”, which describes the new 2012 Mazda CX-5, is translate as “soul of the movement.” Whatever the translation, however, experts in automotive design now comment on the appearance of new soft SUV with approval, as it compares with the previous not-so-loved style Nagare. Characteristic of him was excessive “smiling” face of the models in the range of Mazda.