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Mazda CX-5 Gas Mileage: Is It Fuel Efficient?

Mazda CX-5 Gas Mileage 
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The Mazda CX-5 gas mileage is only one impressive aspect of this premium SUV. With standard all-wheel drive (AWD) in every model, available turbo-power, and innovative handling enhancement features, the Mazda CX-5 is a joy to drive. As you see the mileage it delivers, that joy will only get stronger.

Discover the engine details and MPG ratings of the new Mazda CX-5 below, and visit Hodges Mazda for a test drive.

Mazda CX-5 Tank Size & Recommended Fuel Grade

Before looking into the fuel efficiency of the Mazda CX-5, know that the Mazda CX-5 tank size can hold a competitive 15.3 gallons of fuel.

Every engine option you’ll find in a Mazda CX-5 for sale can be run on regular unleaded gasoline. Premium gasoline will achieve the highest torque and horsepower output from the optional turbo engine.

Mazda CX-5 Gas Mileage Per Engine

As mentioned, multiple engines are available with this exceptional SUV. Your estimated Mazda CX-5 gas mileage will vary accordingly. So, here’s a look at how each engine performs:

Mazda CX-5 fuel economy with SKYACTIV®-G 2.5 four-cylinder

A peppy powerhouse. This standard engine offers fuel-saving technology like cylinder deactivation. It comes paired with an i-ACTIV AWD® drivetrain and a six-speed automatic transmission with manual shifting capabilities. It lets loose 187 horsepower and 186 pound-feet of torque, smoothly getting you up to speed.

Specifically, your Mazda CX-5 MPG with this efficient engine will be an EPA-estimated 24/30/26 MPG (city/highway/combined)1. On a full tank, you can travel up to 459 miles based on an EPA-estimated highway range2.

Mazda CX-5 fuel economy with SKYACTIV®-G 2.5 Turbo four-cylinder

This turbocharged option enhances horsepower without compromising fuel efficiency. It uses advanced variable valve timing (VVT) technology for efficiency and is mated to an i-ACTIV AWD® drivetrain and six-speed automatic transmission in every configuration.

This engine will output 227 horsepower and 310 pound-feet of torque with 87 octane unleaded gasoline. Use 93 octane unleaded gasoline, and the power increases to 256 horsepower and 320 pound-feet of torque.

The turbocharged Mazda CX-5 gas mileage is an impressive EPA-estimated 22/27 MPG (city/highway)1. The Mazda CX-5 fuel tank capacity of 15.2 gallons allows you to enjoy the powerful performance for around 413 miles based on an EPA-estimated highway range2.

Mazda CX-5 Gas Mileage vs. The Competition

When you discover our competitive Mazda CX-5 lease deals, you’ll discover that from fuel economy to standard features, the Mazda CX-5 is a competitive SUV. Specifically looking at fuel economy, here’s how the AWD-layout Mazda CX-5 stacks up to the midsize SUV competition.

  • Mazda CX-5: Up to an EPA-estimated 24 MPG city / 30 MPG highway1
  • Volkswagen Tiguan AWD: Up to an EPA-estimated 22 MPG city / 29 MPG highway1
  • Kia Sportage AWD: Up to an EPA-estimated 22 MPG city / 26 MPG highway1
  • Nissan Murano AWD: Up to an EPA-estimated 20 MPG city / 28 MPG highway1
  • Honda Pilot AWD: Up to an EPA-estimated 19 MPG city / 26 MPG highway1

Discover the New Mazda CX-5 at Hodges Mazda

The efficient MPG rating is just one reason to choose the new Mazda CX-5. As your premier Mazda dealer in Jacksonville, we’d be thrilled to help you discover the many other reasons with a test drive. Swing by today.

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Mazda CX-5 have good gas mileage?

Yes, the Mazda CX-5 gas mileage is impressive compared to the competition. Specifically, the standard SKYACTIV®-G 2.5 four-cylinder engine will deliver up to an EPA-estimated 24/30 MPG (city/highway)1, and the available SKYACTIV®-G 2.5 Turbo four-cylinder engine delivers up to an EPA-estimated 22 MPG city / 27 MPG highway / 24 MPG combined1.

How many gallons of gas can a Mazda CX-5 hold?

The new Mazda CX-5 can hold up to 15.3 gallons of fuel. With impressive fuel economy and high-performance specs, you’ll enjoy using every last drop.

Does Mazda CX-5 require premium gas?

No, the Mazda CX-5 does not require premium gasoline and can be operated with 87 octane gasoline no matter your engine choice. The available SKYACTIV®-G 2.5 Turbo four-cylinder engine will reach new heights when you use 93 octane premium gasoline. Specifically, it’ll make 227 horsepower and 310 pound-feet of torque when using 87 octane gasoline and 256 horsepower and 320 pound-feet of torque when using 93 octane gasoline.


1EPA-estimated mileage. Actual results will vary.

2Range based on EPA-estimated mileage; use for comparison purposes only. Actual results will vary.

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