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The 2021 Mazda CX-5 Brings Excellent Fuel Efficiency to Kelowna, BC Drivers

(Posted on Nov 20, 2020 at 02:01PM by Josh Lew)
2021 mazda cx-5 for sale in kelowna bcSUV owners sometimes have to sacrifice fuel efficiency to get the truck-like qualities that they desire. However, getting these traits does not necessarily mean having to pay more for gas. The 2021 Mazda CX-5 is an ideal example of an economical utility vehicle. 

The base trim, the 2021 Mazda CX-5 GX, offers excellent fuel economy figures. It uses a 2.5L I-4 engine that provides 187 horsepower and utilizes a six-speed automatic transmission. 

The 2021 GX comes in both front-wheel-drive and all-wheel-drive varieties. The 4x2 gets 9.7 L/100 km in the city and 7.8 L/100 km on the highway. The 4x4 is slightly thirstier, getting 10.2 L/100 km in urban conditions and 8.2 L/100 km on the freeway. 

Wallet-friendly vehicles often require some sacrifices. However, the 2021 Mazda CX-5 GX brings plenty of features to the table. The G-Vectoring Control Plus (GVC Plus) system transfers torque to different wheels to improve handling during turns and cornering. You also get a manual shift mode, rear independent suspension, and a towing capacity of over 900 kg.

Drivers who want truck-like features and performance perks will appreciate having these traits without giving up excellent fuel economy. If you would like to test the 2021 Mazda CX-5 GX for yourself, contact our Kelowna, BC dealership today.