First North American Mazda CX-5 Diesel Engine to Join Powertrain Lineup

December 7th, 2016 by

Mazda CX-5 DieselMazda announced the forthcoming introduction of a new Mazda CX-5 diesel engine. Beginning in the second half of 2017, the new Mazda CX-5 models released in North America will have the option of a SKYACTIV®-D 2.2 clean diesel engine. This will be Mazda’s premier diesel engine in the North American marketplace.

This exciting, all-new addition to North America’s Mazda vehicle lineup has the driving-world buzzing! Keep reading to find out more about this new diesel engine and the new Mazda CX-5.

What We Know So Far

The all-new Mazda CX-5’s diesel engine design generates powerful torque, giving motorists a thrilling driving experience. Even though it’s fortified for control, the new engine will meet strict emission standards, and it will be one of the most fuel-economical vehicles in its automotive class.

Mazda-developed technologies like Natural Sound Frequency Control and Natural Sound Smoother compose the engine, as it’s designed to cut down on diesel knocking and produce a more pleasant and quiet sound.

For drivers who are looking for both fuel efficiency and performance quality, this new engine will be just the ticket for the driving experience they’re craving.

The New CX-5

The new Mazda CX-5 will be a completely redesigned vehicle, with emphasis placed on comfort for passengers, cabin quietness, and an enjoyable ride quality.

G-Vectoring Control, the first of Mazda’s SKYACTIV ® VEHICLE DYNAMICS motion control technologies, has been adopted for the new model.

Among exterior color options will be the new Soul Red Crystal.

The Mazda CX-5’s powertrain consists of the new diesel engine along with SKYACTIV ®-G 2.0 and 2.5 gas-powered engines.

Get Ready for the New Mazda CX-5 Diesel Engine!

Elgin drivers can be among the first in the area to experience the new diesel-powered Mazda CX-5 when it is released at Biggers Mazda. Keep in touch with our knowledgeable team for Mazda CX-5’s release date news and other updates.

In the meantime, consumers can explore our lineup of currently available Mazda models, and test drive their favorites.

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