The 2021 Mazda CX-5 makes an ideal five-seat compact crossover SUV model which is known for its goodness in many respects. Firstly, as a perfect crossover model, it keeps it promise of delivering an SUV like performance while maintaining a good ride quality consistently. These are the first and foremost factors that weighed this crossover over its competitors, namely the VW Tiguan, Toyota RAV4, and the Volvo XC40.

At the famous Mazda dealer Avondale, the 2021 Mazda CX-5 model series has contributed largely to its segment by leading other brands in making a useful crossover in many ways. Here we would highlight those factors that can be said to be the sheer goodness of these crossover models.

SUV-Like Performance

The 2021 Mazda CX-5 has perfectly kept the promise of delivering an SUV like performance. It is the sophisticated way it handles the roads, and the smooth way it performs each act of acceleration that places the 2021 Mazda CX-5 models ahead of many other crossovers that fall under the same price range. The ride quality which is maintained in all the trim models of the 2021 Mazda CX-5 crossover series does not let the driver feel taxed in any way, even if the route it is crossing through is not all that inviting. All this becomes possible because of the right choice of power components that Mazda has made to equip its flagship model 2021 CX-5. Drive the base level, and you get the company of a 2.5-liter inline-4 engine that works intensely to use its 187-horsepower and 186 pound-feet of torque to create a memorable ride experience. It mates to a 6-speed automatic transmission to handle the roads with superb maneuverability.

There is also an optional a 2.5-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine present in the 2021 model year lineup of Mazda CX-5 series that is known for making 250 horsepower and 320 pound-feet of torque. It goes without saying that the latter combination is ready to face any drive challenge better than the former one, but irrespective of the engine choice you make, you get to enjoy a sublime drive experience.

Maintaining the Ride Comfort

All the cabins of the 2021 Mazda CX-5 models make use of abundant interior space that allows each of the travelers their own individual space. The 2021 Mazda CXZ-5 model cabins that offer synthetic leather upholstery while on the higher trims, the cabins are wrapped in rich Nappa leather which is equal to many entry level luxury models. The woodwork in the cabins of the higher trims create a posh ambience that could easily put the 2021 Mazda CX- models in the category of luxury vehicles, though Mazda does not claim it to be. The seats laid down in the 201 Mazda CX-5 models are also supported by heavy cushioning that reduces the drive-fatigue from long-travels.

It is from the staff members of the Avondale Mazda dealership that we got to know the goodness of the 2021 Mazda CX-5 models through a test drive with both the trim levels.