2019 MAZDA CX-5 Safety Rating

November 24th, 2019 by

Driver in 2019 Mazda CX-5

Mazda vehicles are known for style, performance, and technology – but each Mazda safety rating sets a new standard for the modern vehicle. And if rave reviews from Wilmington and Florence drivers aren’t enough proof, the 2019 Mazda CX-5 safety rating showcases the industry acclaim that this brilliant crossover has achieved.


IIHS Safety Rating

The IIHS was blown away by the safety features of the latest model, earning the highest possible rating of “Top Safety Pick+” for 2019. Additionally, the Mazda CX-5 safety performance received the highest possible “Good” rating in the following areas:

  • Small Overlap Front (Driver Side)
  • Small Overlap Front (Passenger Side)
  • Moderate Overlap Front
  • Side Crashworthiness
  • Roof Strength
  • Head Restraints and Seats

Crash avoidance & mitigation technology was also assessed and the optional front crash prevention system scored a “Superior” rating.

MAZDA CX-5 Overall NHTSA Safety Rating

Not only did the Mazda CX-5 safety features impress the IIHS, but the Mazda CX-5 overall NHTSA safety rating was also a huge success for the 2019 model year. The NHTSA conducts thorough crash testing to ensure that the safety features perform just as well in the real world as they do in the brochure, and the Mazda CX-5 passed with flying colors:

  • Overall Front Driver and Passenger Star Rating: 5 Stars
    • Front Driver Side: 5 Stars
    • Front Passenger Side: 5 Stars
  • Overall Side Crash Star Rating: 5 Stars
    • Overall Side Pole Star Rating: 5 Stars
    • Side Barrier Rating: 5 Stars
      • Side Barrier Rear Passenger Rating: 5 Stars
      • Barrier Driver Rating: 5 Stars
  • Rollover Star Rating: 4 Stars

MAZDA CX-5 Safety Features

You’ve read the ratings, but what sets the Mazda CX-5 safety apart from the competition? Mazda’s signature i-Activsense® system utilizes cutting-edge technology to protect you on the Charleston roads with features like:

  • Rear Cross Traffic Alert
  • Smart City Brake Support
  • Advance Blind Spot Monitoring
  • Adaptive Front Lighting
  • High Beam Control
  • Lane Departure Warning
  • Lane Keep Assist
  • And more!

2019 Mazda CX-5 profile

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