The first production Mazda to feature our new KODO design theme and full suite of SKYACTIV® TECHNOLOGY, this 2013 Mazda CX-5 made its debut this weekend at the Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion. Fitting, since the 2013 CX-5 is an IIHS Top Safety Pick and Euro NCAP five-star safety winner!
– The first of Mazda’s next-generation products to blend SKYACTIV TECHNOLOGY with KODO design –
HIROSHIMA, Japan—Mazda Motor Corporation today announced that its new compact crossover SUV will be called the Mazda CX-5. It is the production model derived from the Mazda MINAGI concept car, which debuted at the Geneva Motor Show* in March this year and will be shown at the New York International Auto Show that opens on April 20, 2011. The CX-5 will be the first production vehicle to incorporate Mazda’s new design theme, ‘KODO – Soul of Motion’ as debuted on the Mazda SHINARI concept car, as well as the full range of breakthrough SKYACTIV technologies, including engines, transmissions, body and chassis. The CX-5 will join Mazda’s global line-up in 2012. Continue reading “Mazda Announces New Compact SUV Will be Mazda CX-5”