2021 Mazda CX-5 at Pearson Mazda

Welcome to the brand new Mazda CX-5! The CX-5 continues to redefine the meaning of compact SUV. The 2021 CX-5 is priced like any other vehicle in its class but equipped like an entry-level luxury vehicle with standard features like keyless entry with push-button start, rain-sensing windshield wipers, a 10-inch touchscreen infotainment display, and blind-spot monitoring. Speaking of safety features, even in its most basic trim, the Sport, the CX-5 has so much to offer. More safety features include lane departure warning with lane keep assist, adaptive cruise control with stop and go capability, and a rearview camera. All this and so much more is available in the brand new Mazda CX-5. Continue reading to learn just how much this amazing vehicle has to offer!

Surrounded by Safety


Blind Spot Monitoring15 helps detect objects in your blind spots and alerts you with a warning light in your side mirror and Active Driving Display (when equipped). It also helps detect and warns you of fast approaching vehicles that may enter a blind spot.


Advanced Smart City Brake Support with Day and Night-time Pedestrian Detection helps detect vehicles and pedestrians in your path. If an impact is predicted, the system will warn the driver and, if necessary, apply the brakes.



The MyMazda App will proactively notify you when something may need your attention. Check your fuel and oil levels, see if you left your lights on or check when it's time for service before possible mishaps occur on the road.


Designed to help you plan your trips, the MyMazda App lets you check fuel levels, odometer readings and other vehicle conditions before you head out for a drive.

Trim Levels of the 2021 Mazda CX-5

CX-5 Sport

  • 17-inch alloy wheels
  • Blind spot monitoring
  • Lane departure warning w/lane keep assist
  • 10 inch touchscreen display
  • Apple CarPlay/Android Auto

CX-5 Touring

  • Leatherette-trimmed seats
  • Heated front seats
  • Rear seat center armrest with cup holders
  • Rear privacy glass
  • Dual-zone climate control

CX-5 Carbon Edition

  • Also available in CX-5 Carbon Edition Turbo
  • Unique black grille
  • 19-inch black alloy wheels
  • Leather-trimmed seats
  • Black interior and door panel trim

CX-5 Grand Touring

  • Rear Power Liftgate with programmable height adjustment
  • Power sliding glass moonroof
  • Paddle shifters
  • Windshield-projected Active Driving Display

CX-5 Grand Touring Reserve

  • Turbo and AWD badges
  • Heated front seats and steering wheel
  • Ventilated front seats

CX-5 Signature

  • Genuine layered wood trim
  • Black cloth headliner
  • Front and rear parking sensors
  • 360-degree view monitor
  • Driver attention alert
  • Smart City Brake Support-Reverse

What Are Some Interior and Exterior Features of the 2021 CX-5?

Let's start by taking a look around the outside of the CX-5. From the front, onlookers get an aggressive stare from both glaring headlights under a hood with ridges on either side coming to a point above the sporty grille. Walking down the sides, you'll see elegant curves coupled with sharp lines adding to the car's aggressive yet graceful display. The black rubber-plastic trim surrounding the bottom of the exteriors trim creates a contrast from the vehicle's body color. Getting in the driver's seat, you're greeted with comfortable cloth or leather seats, a 10-inch touchscreen display with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto capability, available dual-zone climate control, and push-button start.

Available Engine and Drivetrain Options

As the trim levels go up, so do the engines. Starting off, the Sport, Touring, and Grand Touring come equipped with a 2.5-liter inline-4 engine producing 187 horsepower and 186 lb-ft of torque and comes attached to a 6-speed automatic transmission. The CX-5 comes standard with front-wheel drive but can be ordered in all-wheel drive. The Carbon Edition trim comes with the 2.5L I-4 but can also be ordered with the turbocharged engine pushing out an impressive 227 horsepower and 310 lb-ft of torque. The turbocharged engine does however come standard in the Grand Touring, Grand Touring Reserve, and Signature trims.

What Safety Features Are Available?

We're glad you ask! Mazda is constantly coming up with new ways to keep you and your family safe. A fan favorite safety feature is Mazda's Advanced Smart City Brake Support which comes standard across all CX-5 trims. This technology alerts the driver to a possible upcoming collision and applies the brakes if the driver does not respond in time. Other standard and available safety features include Mazda Radar cruise control with stop and go, side-impact door beams, hill launch assist, available 360-degree view camera, and front and rear parking sensors.

2021 Mazda CX-5 at Pearson Mazda

There's a lot to love about the 2021 Mazda CX-5, from its state-of-the-art safety to luxurious interior details. Here at Pearson Mazda, we are standing by to help you get into the Mazda of your dreams. If you're in the Richmond, VA area check out our CX-5 inventory online or visit our store to see why the CX-5 continues pushing the expectations of a compact SUV.

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