How Much Can the Mazda CX-5 Tow?

how much can the mazda cx-5 tow?

What Is The Towing Capacity of the CX-5?

The Mazda CX-5 towing capacity is 2,000 lbs. It is powered by either the SKYACTIV-G 2.5L 16-valve engine or the available SKYACTIV-G 2.5L Dynamic Pressure Turbo 16-valve engine. This result of towing power is frequent in all trim options. With this output, the CX-5 gives drivers the ability to tow whatever’s within reason that they need for a vacation trip. While it may not be a dominant towing force for off-road journeys, it definitely can provide some help either way.

How Much Horsepower Does the CX-5 Engine Have?

CX-5 Engine Horsepower

The horsepower of the Mazda CX-5 is 187-250 hp. All engines are standard with a SKYACTIV-Drive 6-speed Automatic Transmission with Manual Shift and Sport mode. On the lighter end of horsepower output, the standard+ SKYACTIV-G 2.5L engine generates 187 horsepower. While the available SKYACTIV-G Dynamic Pressure Turbo engine creates 227 hp and can get up to 250 hp with specific premium fuel. This transmission and engine pair offers drivers the power they want behind the wheel.

Vehicle Weight of the Mazda CX-5

How Much Does the CX-5 Weigh?

The curb weight of the Mazda CX-5 is 3,552-3,836 lbs. The weight for the trims differs based on the engine and the drivetrain drivers choose. For example, the standard FWD trim weighs 3,552 lbs. and the standard AWD weighs 3,691 lbs. The Carbon Edition Turbo AWD option weighs 3,836 lbs and the FWD trim weighs 3,699 pounds. On the heavier side of the range, the Signature trim doesn’t have a drivetrain choice and weighs 3,836 lbs.

What Is The Ground Clearance of the Mazda CX-5?

Ground Clearance of the CX-5

The ground clearance of the Mazda CX-5 is 7.5 inches. This amount is consistent amongst all other trim choices that are available. With the build of an SUV, the CX-5 provides drivers more than enough road sight for traffic moments or to notice potholes with time to adjust.

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