Mazda to hold premiere of CX-5 at Frankfurt

Mazda to hold premiere of CX-5 at Frankfurt image

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Setting the stage

Mazda Motor Corporation will hold the world premiere of its all-new Mazda CX-5 compact crossover SUV at the 2011 Frankfurt Motor Show this September. The CX-5 is the first of a new generation of Mazda products that will adopt the full range of Mazda's breakthrough SKYACTIV technology and the newKodo, or Soul of Motion, design theme.

CX5 Interior

The new CX-5 will debut all-new gasoline and diesel engines, manual and automatic transmissions. The engine line-up for the CX-5 will include Mazda's SKYACTIV-G 2.0 gasoline engine and SKYACTIV-D 2.2 diesel engine, which will be available in Standard Power and High Power versions. Each gasoline engine has a record-breaking compression ratio of 14:1 for ideal efficiency.

Mazda's engineers also focused on achieving exceptional environmental performance for a compact SUV with a targeted fuel consumption of 31.7 kilometers per liter for the SKYACTIV-D 2.2 engined model.