Recently, Mazda made hints that the brand-new Mazda cx-50 SUV would be joining its roster. It shares a platform with both the Mazda 6 and the Mazda Cx-30 subcompact crossover. Despite this, it boasts a fresh, polished design and appears more significant than the current CX5 in the range. The CX-50 will compete with vehicles like the Toyota RAV4, Nissan Rogue, and Hyundai Tucson. The 2023 model is anticipated to go on sale in the middle of 2022. Here is everything you need to know about the brand-new Mazda CX-50 SUV for 2022.
Engine, Transmission, and Performance
Under the hood, all Mazda CX-50 models will pack a 2.5-litre four-cylinder engine. However, some model trims will be powered by a powerful turbocharged version of the engine producing 250HP while the base non-turbo will deliver around 186hp. All engines will be mated with a six-speed automatic transmission which comes as standard and all-wheel drive.
A hybrid version is also said to be in the works and speculated to share the same power train with the Toyota RAV 4. The RAV 4 is powered by a 2.5-litre four-cylinder engine combined with two electric motors to produce 215hp
2022 Mazda CX-50 Styling
The Mazda CX-50 styling looks more refined and not only that it comes with more rugged styling elements. From the outside, the CX-50 looks bigger compared to the existing Mazda CX5 SUV
Interior and infotainment features
Stepping inside, a truck-like look welcomes you on the dash, thanks to the large square dashboard vents. what seems the same is the 8.8-inch infotainment display that sprouts out on the dashboard. The CX-50 offers generous space in both the front and second rows for its five passengers.
2022 Mazda cx-50 price
Starting at $26,800 for a 2.5 S trim, the 2023 Mazda CX-50 compact SUV is available. The 2.5 S Select, priced at $28,200, comes next. Starting at $29,500 is the 2.5 S Preferred. The starting price of the S Preferred Plus, which has a sliding panoramic roof, is $31,940.