The 2014 Mazda5 in a different light as a minimalist to minivans, with better fuel economy and lower prices than the market movers. Minivans these days I have found that the “Mini’ in their name seems to be not true. More traditional offerings like the Toyota Sienna or Honda Odyssey have grown to the point where nearly as full-size SUVs.
And that’s really where the rubber meets the road with the 2014 Mazda5, the six-seat but a affordable housing, fuel efficient alternative to active families that want plenty of individual family members wheelchair space, but still want good fuel economy and a smaller footprint.
The 2014 Mazda 5 has a profile similar to a Minivan, just small in all cases. It has the same two doors and the lift-gate rear, and a few distinct styling elements that separate it from the pack, like the hem of the World Flag adding texture and drama to the sheet-metal. Up front there is simply “smiling” Mazda grille. Wheels 16-inch halogen lights are standard, while the sporty touches such as fog-lights and small spoilers in a back rear are optional.
2014 Mazda5 Interior
Inside, the 2014 Mazda5 six days across three lines (two in each row) and because of the high roof, gives an Airy claustrophobic feeling of the room is not. Automatic climate control, cruise control, the USB port, and the wheel, tilt/telescoping its standard. For those who want to spruce standing up even more with the Mazda5, the options include leather Upholstery, heated front seats and Bluetooth connectivity.
2014 Mazda5 Engine
Under the 2014 Mazda5, hood there was only one engine option: a 157-horsepower, 2.5-liter the four cylinder results 163 pounds-feet of torque and is mated to a manual six speed or automatic five-speed. Because of its small size, which does not need to have a great engine, the Mazda5 is the head-above the competition when it comes to fuel economy Rolling In at 22/28 MPG city/highway with the automatic, manual to reduce the city MPG-21.
2014 Mazda5 Safety
The 2014 Mazda5, standard safety features include disc anti-lock brakes, an electronic stability program, and side curtain airbag for all 2014 Mazda5 three rows.