2019 Mazda CX-5 Takami – New Car Review

25 May 2019
Fred Alvrez | Drivelife

We’ve always loved the last, and the latest generation of CX-5. We tested the mid-range GSX model a few months ago, and claimed it “Still the medium SUV King”. Our man in Japan, Ken Salto, took a quick look at the new Takami model recently, and liked it, to the point of preferring it over the diesel. Mazda makes no direct claims in its brochure or on the website as to who the Takami is targeted at. It’s not meant to be a balls-out performance model. It’s simply listed as another model, that has a few more features and a more powerful engine. After a week, would I feel the same way as Ken, pushing the diesel aside for the new model? Click here to read the full article.

BT-50 commercialcare disclaimer

** is also available to new BT-50 owners where every scheduled service completed by Mazda specialist technicians for a 3 year/100,000km term (whichever wherever occurs first) will cost no more than $200 (incl. GST) per service for models built after 1 November 2012. *** 3,350kg applies to earlier models.

* whichever occurs first

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