Towing with a Mazda CX-5? You Betcha!

July 29th, 2020 by

The 2020 Mazda CX-5 can tow up to 2,000 pounds. When you need a crossover or SUV that packs plenty of capability, then the Mazda CX-5 is sure to excite. But is the 2020 Mazda CX-5 towing capacity up to your beach adventures? Our team at Beach Mazda is ready to help you discover how Mazda CX-5 towing capacity can help you make the most out of your toughest to-do’s and most exciting adventures! See how the Mazda CX-5 towing capacity can reach up to 2,000 pounds when properly equipped.

Towing Performance and Safety

The Mazda CX-5 comes packed with all sorts of performance and functionality features that are sure to help you squeeze every bit out of your drives. This Mazda’s towing capacity is achieved thanks to these advanced tech features.

  • A Dynamic Stability Control system with Traction Control that carefully but quickly senses the road and adjusts power to keep your Mazda towing stable.
  • Brake assistance through an Anti-Lock Brake System and Smart City Brake Support with pedestrian detection.
  • With Lane Departure Warning, you can make sure you are perfected centered in your lane. Lane Keep Assist even helps you through warnings.

Engines and Power

With the 2020 Mazda CX-5’s 2,000-pound max towing capacity, you’ll be able to easily tow a small boat or camper. And thanks to its efficient-yet-powerful engine options, the Mazda CX-5 is sure to suit a variety of needs. The base-model engine is expertly designed, but you can upgrade when you are looking for more horsepower:

  • Standard on the Sport, Touring and Grand Touring trims are the Skyactiv®-G 2.5L DOHC 16-valve 4-cylinder engine, giving you 187 hp and 186 lb-ft of torque.
  • Opt for upgrades or higher trims like the Grand Touring Reserve or Signature and get Skyactiv®-G 2.5T Dynamic Pressure Turbo DOHC 16-valve 4-cylinder engine! This has a whopping 250 hp and 320 lb-ft of max torque.
  • You can also upgrade your performance with the available i-Activ AWD®, a predictive all-wheel-drive system that prioritizes your control over your Mazda towing experience.

Maximize Your Towing Capacity with a New Mazda CX-5

The best way to decide if the 2020 Mazda CX-5’s towing capacity is right for you is by taking a test drive at Beach Mazda. Do not hesitate to contact us online when you are ready to learn more about the Mazda CX-5, including its cargo space dimensions.

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