What engine options are available for the 2019 Mazda CX-5?

By Product Expert | Posted in Mazda CX-5, SKYACTIV-Technology on Monday, July 22nd, 2019 at 4:44 pm
Platinum 2019 Mazda CX-5 in a city at night.

2019 Mazda CX-5 Engine Options

There’s a lot to love about the 2019 Mazda CX-5, not the least of which being its two delectable engine choices. The standard offering is wondrous in its own right, while the available turbocharged iteration takes things to an even greater level. Read on to learn the nitty gritty details on these two beastly powerplants.


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Standard Engine

Front chunk of a platinum 2019 Mazda CX-5, viewed from the side.

The Sport, Touring, and Grand Touring trims of the 2019 Mazda CX-5 come with the standard SKYACTIV®-G 2.5L DOHC 16-valve 4-cylinder with Cylinder Deactivation engine. This machine pumps out 187 horsepower @ 6,000 rpm and 186 pound-feet of torque @ 4,000 rpm.

Other Details:

  • Transmission: SKYACTIV®-Drive 6-speed automatic transmission with manual-shift and Sport Mode.
  • Drivetrain: Standard Front-Wheel Drive, with available All-Wheel Drive.
  • FWD Fuel Economy: 25 miles-per-gallon in the city / 31 on the highway
  • AWD Fuel Economy: 24 miles-per-gallon in the city and 30 on the highway
  • Tow Capacity: 2,000 pounds
  • Fuel Capacity: 14. 8 gallons (FWD), 15.3 gallons (AWD)

Available Engine

Interior front cabin with Apple CarPlay on the screen of a 2019 Mazda CX-5 Signature trim.

The Grand Touring Reserve and Signature trims of the 2019 Mazda CX-5 come with the SKYACTIV®-G 2.5T Dynamic Pressure turbo DOHC 16-valve 4-cylinder with VVT. This bad boy makes 227 horsepower @ 5,000 rpm when filled with 87 octane regular unleaded fuel, and 250 hp @ 5,000 rpm when fed with 93 octane premium unleaded fuel. Either way, it makes 310 pound-feet of torque @ 2,000 rpm.

Other Details:

  • Transmission: SKYACTIV®-Drive 6-speed automatic transmission with manual-shift and Sport Mode.
  • Drivetrain: i-ACTIV AWD®
  • Fuel Economy: 22 miles-per-gallon in the city / 27 on the highway
  • Tow Capacity: 2,000 pounds
  • Fuel Capacity: 15.3 gallons

Experience Both 2019 Mazda CX-5 Engine Choices at Hall Mazda in Brookfield, WI

Figure out which 2019 CX-5 engine is right for you by giving them both a test-run here at Hall Mazda. Feel the difference for yourself and decide if the upgrade is worth it- simply contact us today to schedule. Thanks for reading, and we hope to see you soon!

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