Mazda CX-5 SKYACTIV-D Tech Black Edition: a comprehensive test SUV

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If the Mazda CX-5 and was particularly attractive, even more so is this version called Black Tech Edition, which adds new features to the successful SUV Japanese. We have had the opportunity to try associated with SKYACTIV-D 2.2 150 CV and the result has been fully satisfactory: good mechanical performance, low fuel consumption, engine response and nice crowd of people attending driving They are favoring comfort and provide greater security.

Mazda CX-5 SKYACTIV-D 2.2 150 Black Tech Edition: more equipment

There is no doubt that the Mazda CX-5 It has one of the more comfortable interiors between the models in its segment, with very nice driving position, with all the elements at hand, very precise controls and overall good space, both in the front seats and in the rear or trunk, announcing more than 460 liters. If it's necessary extra space can be achieved by folding the backrests of the rear seats, operation that can be performed very easily from the trunk itself by operating a handle. Especially in this model highlights the precision of the shifter, which allows faster inserts with a superb touch.

Mazda CX-5 Black EditionHe Mazda CX-5 Black Tech Edition noted for its excellent level of equipment, as it includes series of interesting elements they do more functional and safe, adding Termination style + headlights directional full-led (AFLS), taillights and fog lights LED, GPS navigation system with MZD Connect and high resolution screen 7-inch, rear view camera, stereo HiFi Bose high powered 9 speakers and Bluetooth , rearview camera HD sensors front and rear parking, key handsfree alloy wheels 19 inch specific design, rear windows obscured, etc.

On security, he CX-5 Black Tech Edition It includes elements such as i-ACTIVSENSE, in addition to the system Brake Assist City (SCBS) can automatically stop if it detects an obstacle that you can produce a collision. Also it included in its endowment of the security elements warning dead angle (BSM), traffic detector rear (ATCM) and hill start assistant (HLA).

Mazda CX-5 SKYACTIV-D 2.2 150 Black Tech Edition: excellent performance

The special series Mazda CX-5 Black Tech Edition It is offered versions SKYACTIV-G gasoline 165 hp with automatic manual and SKYACTIV-D Diesel 150 hp and manual transmission, always front-wheel drive variants. In both cases we resort to SKYACTIV technology, based on reducing weight and size of components for greater efficiency and better mechanical performance.

With a modern and functional approach the Mazda CX-5 can boast a road holding true reference, as it offers closer to that of a passenger car that dynamism of an SUV. HE feels light, effective and responds to commands address with great immediacy and precision to be a taller and heavier than a passenger car model. It even allows sporty handling, as conveys safety and confidence in tackling fast bends. Only in very difficult situations or in low grip reaches stability control intervene to control the situation.

Mazda CX-5 Black EditionThe suspension features a damper assembly / firm enough spring which is not uncomfortable for the occupants and provides a noble reactions. It allows critical cornering and achieves firmly grip the body roll. Its low rolling transmits a lot of confidence, and It maintains the balance to strong changes of direction or sudden stops. although his rutero approach is that Campero, front-wheel drive version of certain licenses are allowed to travel on tracks in good condition and does not pose problems for driving on pavements with poor grip, As electronic systems are responsible for resolving the situation.

Mazda CX-5 SKYACTIV-D 2.2 150 Black Tech Edition: stepper motor

The engine Mazda CX-5 SKYACTIV-D 2.2 150 hp has so much torque from virtually idle (38.7 mkg to 1,800 rpm) due to its high capacity and its mechanical configuration with two turbochargers cascaded. Its operation stands out above the average, for there is always thrust, smoothness and high pleasure to use, while consumption figures remain at very low levels, hovering around 5.5 l / 100 km on average rolling road at legal speeds and highway.

The diesel engine is willing, linear power delivery and a firm and instantaneous response from 1,500 rpm. In addition, it is fairly quiet in general and does not require gear changes stretch beyond the 2200-2300 revolutions, since above that range is not greater torque delivery gets.

It offers remarkable performance figures, with a acceleration from 0 to 100 km / h in 8.7 seconds and a 0 to 1000 m in only 30.2 s. More striking are the Overtaking figures provided by this variant 2.2 SkyActive-D CX-5, then manages to pass from 80 to 120 km / h in 4th gear in 6.8 seconds.

As well shines in paragraphs brake and sound, as does stop from 120 km / h in 56.6 meters and registers less than 70 decibels when traveling at 120 km / h.

The list price of this variant 2.2 SkyActive-D is 28,375 euros, although you can welcome you to different promotions offered by the brand, such as FlexiOpción, which includes five years of maintenance included, up to five years Mazda 730 Security coverage and the ability to change your Mazda if you wish, with a fee of 245 euros per month.