New Mazda CX-5 ushers in post-FoMoCo era for brand
Gallery - 19 images
  • 2012 Mazda CX-5
  • 2012 Mazda CX-5
  • 2012 Mazda CX-5
  • 2012 Mazda CX-5
  • 2012 Mazda CX-5
  • 2012 Mazda CX-5
  • 2012 Mazda CX-5
  • 2012 Mazda CX-5
  • 2012 Mazda CX-5
  • 2012 Mazda CX-5
  • 2012 Mazda CX-5
  • 2012 Mazda CX-5
  • 2012 Mazda CX-5
  • 2012 Mazda CX-5
  • 2012 Mazda CX-5
  • 2012 Mazda CX-5
  • 2012 Mazda CX-5
  • 2012 Mazda CX-5
  • 2012 Mazda CX-5

With Ford giving up most of its 33.4 percent stake in Mazda back in 2008, the brand has released its first model featuring its new architecture, with the CX-5 compact crossover.

As an independent automaker, Mazda planned to reestablish themselves with new engines and underpinnings, and fresh designs, starting with Kodo, on the 2010 Shinari concept and March’s CX-5 concept.

his parallels Volvo’s strategy after its break from Ford last year, as well, which was sold for $1.5 billion to Zhejiang Geely Holding Co. The current designs have yet to be named, but will be for front- and all-wheel drive vehicles for release in Japan in March, and Europe in April.

Click here for our post on the Mazda CX-5.

The scaleable vehicle architecture will also be featured in the upcoming Mazda3 replacement, Mazda 6, and the CX-7, and will eventually span 80 percent of the brands worldwide volume.

– By: Alexandra Koken

Source: Automotive News


Tags: , , ,




320MM Deep Dish Carbon Fiber Style PVC Leather Steering Wheel + For Honda Hub  picture
320MM Deep Dish Carbon Fiber Style PVC Leather Steering Wheel + For Honda Hub
Porsche Cayenne OEM Wheels & Tires picture
Porsche Cayenne OEM Wheels & Tires
LEXUS 1 PC WHEEL HUB CAP 62MM CENTER WHEEL EMBLEM LOGO picture
LEXUS 1 PC WHEEL HUB CAP 62MM CENTER WHEEL EMBLEM LOGO
17 5x114.3 5x100 Black Wheels Fits Eclipse Mazda 3 6 Cavalier Prelude 5 Lug Rims picture
17 5x114.3 5x100 Black Wheels Fits Eclipse Mazda 3 6 Cavalier Prelude 5 Lug Rims
00-06 Toyota Tundra 16x8 6x5.5 -5 108 Ion Alloy 171 171B Wheels Rims picture
00-06 Toyota Tundra 16x8 6x5.5 -5 108 Ion Alloy 171 171B Wheels Rims


Subscribe & Connect

Connect with us on any of our social profiles below.

Subscribe to our e-mail newsletter to receive updates.

Facebook Auto Publish Powered By : XYZScripts.com