2014 Mazda 5

2014 Mazda 5

Driving Experience

The Mazda 5 smacks of the sporty side of its manufacturer. This model has been designed for a sharper negotiation with the modified steering system. They threw in lightweight stabilisers and increased spring rates to give this car’s suspension an edge and capacity for its stability at speed.

This MPV is powered by either by petrol or diesel, a choice range for the motorist’s preferences in mind. The favourite is the 2.0-litre DISI petrol unit which, fitted with i-Stop stop/start technology, is a 148bhp engine that will sprint the body from 0 to 62mph in a remarkable 11 seconds! Alternatively, you can go for the 1.8-litre petrol engine which churns out 113bhp. This one takes 12.8 seconds to do a 0-62mph sprint. There is also the diesel engine, a 1.6-litre affair with 115bhp.

Design and Build


Design-wise, Mazda opted to remain a little conservative on the Mazda 5. However, its outlook

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