2021 Mazda CX-5
#18 of 2021 SUVs
#26 of all 2021 vehicles
The CX-5, which Mazda introduced in 2013, is a small SUV with seating up to 5. It has technology that is now expected: Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. Exceeding the average MPG (miles per gallon) for its class, it reduces fuel costs and the carbon footprint. With optional all-wheel drive (AWD), it bypasses mud and snow with ease. The Mazda CX-5 has some real zest, surpassing typical horsepower for its class. Mazda offers a 3-year, 36,000-mile basic warranty, and a 5-year, 60,000-mile powertrain warranty on its lineup.
We estimate that the 2021 Mazda CX-5 has a vehicle lifetime fatality chance of 0.0313% and a vehicle lifetime injury chance of 3.5719%, meaning the average driver has a 0.0313% chance of dying in an accident if they drive the car under regular conditions for fifteen years, and a 3.5719% chance of being injured.
Compared to the average vehicle, the 2021 Mazda CX-5 is 33% less likely to result in a fatal accident. Compared to other suvs, the 2021 Mazda CX-5 is 23% less likely to result in a fatal accident.
Mazda's i-ACTIVSENSE active safety features can protect loved ones by reducing accident severity and preventing accidents. Active safety systems that are standard on the Mazda CX-5 include: Forward Obstruction Warning with Smart City Brake Support / Smart Brake Support, Lane Departure Warning System (LDWS), and Blind Spot Monitoring (BSM).
Other safety technologies seem simpler but should still be considered. Optional Adaptive Front-Lighting System (AFS) better illuminate the road ahead --- the lights point towards the direction that the vehicle is heading. High-Beam Control System (HBC) are optional on the 2021 Mazda CX-5. This feature recognizes oncoming traffic and shuts off high beam headlights until the oncoming traffic has passed. Side mirror turn signals are standard on the Mazda CX-5. They alert other vehicles of your intention to switch lanes, which allows the other vehicle's driver to prevent an impending accident with you.