Advanced technology boosts your driving pleasure


Drive the Mazda CX-5 and experience an agility and responsiveness that’s rare in SUVs. Designed and built with our highly advanced SKYACTIV Technology, the SUV delivers outstanding fuel consumption and low CO2 emissions from 151g/km. We’ve introduced a higher level of ride comfort and better handling with an improved chassis and G-Vectoring Control.


By monitoring your steering, vehicle speed and throttle position, G-Vectoring Control reacts in milliseconds to improve handling and steering for a more connected drive. Using 27 sensors, i-ACTIV All-Wheel Drive works only when you need it and adjusts power 200 times per second to give you ideal grip. All this helps you feel in control and confident at the wheel so you can enjoy the Mazda CX-5’s phenomenal performance.


Using our advanced i-ACTIVSENSE safety technologies evolution, the Mazda CX-5 delivers enjoyable driving with confidence in all environments. Inbuilt cameras and sensors identify potential hazards at an early stage to minimise risks and keep you alert via the Window Projected Active Driving Display (available on Platinum grade), which projects important driver information on to the windscreen. Smart City Brake Support^ with Traffic Sign Recognition^^, Mazda Radar Cruise Control^^^, Adaptive LED headlights^^^^ and many more safety innovations make driving in all conditions a pleasure and protect you and your family.


^Available from Executive grade ^^Option at an extra cost for Platinum models ^^^Available only on Platinum models ^^^^Available on Platinum models with 2.2 SKYACTIV-D 184ps 4WD.

    • G-Vectoring Control

      G-Vectoring Control

      SKYACTIV-VEHICLE DYNAMICS allow the Mazda CX-5 to work in harmony with you for more driving pleasure G-Vectoring Control is one of the human-centric engineering approaches. As you steer, engine torque is adjusted to optimise the load on each tyre. Because an SUV’s centre of gravity is higher, you notice the benefits. Steering is accurate, handling is improved and passengers enjoy a smoother, more comfortable drive. 

      G-Vectoring Control

    • i-ACTIV All-Wheel Drive

      i-ACTIV All-Wheel Drive

      The Mazda i-ACTIV AWD system gives you better control as you accelerate, turn, brake and deal with slippery road conditions. Just enough torque is sent to the rear wheels to add traction for more grip and deliver a stable, secure driving experience. Using 27 sensors, i-ACTIV All-Wheel Drive works only when you need it and adjusts power 200 times per second to give you the Jinba-Ittai feeling.

      i-ACTIV All-Wheel Drive



      Lighter cars increase driving pleasure and save fuel. The Mazda CX-5’s SKYACTIV-BODY is one of the safest and lightest kerb weights in its class. Enhancements to the suspension, insulation and SKYACTIV-CHASSIS add to a quieter, more refined and comfortable drive.


    • Colour Active Driving Display*

      Colour Active Driving Display*

      See important driving information at a glance. Our innovative Active Driving Display system* is easy to read in colour and displays the car’s speed, turn-by-turn navigation details (if equipped with navigation) and i-ACTIVSENSE safety alerts, projected directly on the windscreen so you can concentrate on what’s happening on the road.


      * Available only on Platinum grade


      Colour Active Driving Display*

    • SKYACTIV engines and transmissions

      SKYACTIV engines and transmissions

      Mazda engines deliver powerful performance, outstanding fuel economy and low emissions. Our SKYACTIV-D 2.2 diesel unit is as lively as a petrol engine and capable of 5.7 l/100km. The SKYACTIV-G 2.0 direct-injection petrol engine has the world’s highest compression ratio of 13:0:1 and can achieve 7.4 l/100km.

      SKYACTIV engines and transmissions

    • Adaptive LED Headlights*

      Adaptive LED Headlights*

      No need to dim your headlights when another vehicle approaches. The Mazda CX-5’s Adaptive LED Headlights* do this automatically, but still give you excellent visibility, even on the darkest of roads. On the highway, more light is beamed upwards to illuminate road signs and potential hazards earlier. 


      *Available on Platinum models at an extra cost and standard on 2.2 SKYACTIV-D 184ps 4WD Platinum+ models

      Adaptive LED Headlights*

    • Traffic Sign Recognition*

      Traffic Sign Recognition*

      Our Traffic Sign Recognition* has a forward sensing camera which detects the speed limit and no entry and stop signs and displays the information on the windscreen. If you exceed the speed limit, you’ll be alerted with audible and visual warnings.


      * Available at an extra cost

      Traffic Sign Recognition*

    What is G-Vectoring Control? The science behind an intuitive drive

    In the spirit of Jinba Ittai, horse and rider as one, we want our drivers to feel completely at one with our cars when on the road. G-Vectoring Control is the technology that allows that ambition to become reality. Explore the science behind our uniquely intuitive drive.

    Engineering the sound of calm A refined driving experience

    Designed for everyone on board the Mazda CX-5 embodies calmness and tranquility. With greater control for the driver thanks to G-Vectoring control and a refined, smoother ride thanks to reductions in road, tyre and wind noise its never been easier or more fun for driver and passengers alike to enjoy the ride, wherever it takes them.

    Model shown may not be to Ireland specification. Colours and some exterior and/or interior elements may differ on screen from the actual model. 

    * The price's quoted are Ex-Works and Exclude delivery & related charges. Metallic and Mica paint are extra.


    Combined CO2 emission values**:

    168 g/km for 2.0 SKYACTIV-G Petrol 165 ps 6 Speed Manual Transmission 2WD***

    173 g/km for 2.0 SKYACTIV-G Petrol 165 ps 6 Speed Automatic Transmission 2WD


    154/151 g/km for 2.2 SKYACTIV-D Diesel 150 ps 6 Speed Manual Transmission 2WD***

    171 g/km for 2.2 SKYACTIV-D Diesel 150 ps 6 Speed Automatic Transmission 2WD

    175 g/km for 2.0 SKYACTIV-D Diesel 150 ps 6 Speed Manual Transmission 4WD


    175 g/km for 2.2 SKYACTIV-D Diesel 184 ps 6 Speed Manual Transmission 4WD

    186 g/km for 2.2 SKYACTIV-D Diesel 184 ps 6 Speed Automatic Transmission 4WD


    **Vehicles are homologated in accordance with the new type approval procedure WLTP Regulation (EU) 2017/1151; Regulation (EC) 715/2007). 

    For 2019, taxation is based on correlated figure (NEDC-2) based on WLTP, the VRT Rate that applies to this car is based on the correlated figure (NEDC-2).


    ***Figures on the left apply to models fitted with 17" wheels as standard on Executive and Executive SE models, while figures on the right apply to models fitted with 19" wheels as standard on Executive SE Lux Pack and Platinum.


    All images show 19" accessory wheels available at an extra cost.