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Mazda CX-5 (2014) Handling Impressions

I took my CX-5 on a racetrack and didn’t die. I actually had a lot of fun. I know I’ve given Mazda a lot of flak for not going the last mile in the design and execution of the latest generation CX-5, it’s a beautiful car that just needs a little polish in a few key areas. But in the name of fairness I want to address the single biggest thing Mazda did/does right: the driving experience. We all know … Continue reading

Everything Wrong With the 2014 Mazda CX-5

It’s a joy to drive, but missing some of the “little things” holds back the CX-5 from true greatness. Update: Check the comments section too, others have mentioned a couple more good ones. Update 2: I took my CX-5 on a racetrack, and I actually had a lot of fun. Here are my thoughts. The 2014 Mazda CX-5 is undoubtedly one of the best (affordable) CUVs on the market right now. Between it’s killer looks and fantastic road-feel, the CX-5 … Continue reading