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2018 Mazda CX-5 Akera petrol review

Mazda’s updated flagship CX-5 leaves little on the table in terms of technology to make for a more affordable alternative to luxury SUVs.

2018 Mazda CX-5 Maxx Sport diesel review

The Mazda CX-5 Maxx Sport diesel has received a power boost and a price cut, keeping it fresh for buyers in Australia's most competitive new car segment.

2018 Mazda CX-5 review

Mazda has given the CX-5 a tweak: pumping up the diesel to 450Nm, putting fuel-saving cylinder deactivation on the petrol, and adding extra gear to luxury versions - in return for lower pricing. A solid upgrade for the number-one seller.

2017 Mazda CX-5 Touring petrol review

The 2017 Mazda CX-5 Touring was the pick of the bunch in our review of the full new-generation range. Want to know why?

2017 Mazda CX-5 Maxx Sport review

The 2017 Mazda CX-5 update attempts to improve on the areas that made its predecessor the market's number one. Here we test the affordable Maxx Sport variant to see what it's got.

2017 Mazda CX-5 GT review

The fact this upper-grade GT is expected to be the most popular new CX-5 variant shows Mazda Australia's premium aspirations. Are they well-founded? And is the new generation of the market's most popular SUV sufficiently different from the old one?

2017 Mazda CX-5 review

The new second-generation 2017 Mazda CX-5 is now on sale in Australia, but has Mazda's mid-sized SUV had its day?

2017 Mazda CX-5 GT Review

With medium-sized SUVs becoming more popular than ever, does the 2017 Mazda CX-5 GT model stand up to its competitors?

2016 Mazda CX-5 Maxx Sport Review

The 2016 Mazda CX-5 Maxx Sport Safety remains among the very best medium SUVs in class, despite stiffer competition of late...

2016 Mazda Ice Academy - Crested Butte, Colorado

Mazda's Ice Academy is directly aimed at illustrating the ability of Mazda's AWD system for existing owners. A blizzard in Colorado meant there was plenty of snow and ice in 2016.

2015 Mazda CX-5 Akera Review : Long-term report three

It's time to hand our long-term Mazda CX-5 back. It's been a fun few months and time to find out whether the CX-5 has actually been using too much oil, like some of our commenters would suggest.