The countdown is on to the Australian arrival of the new-generation Mazda CX-5 and Mazda Australia has just given us word of boosted safety tech in the new offering.
For the first time the Mazda SUV will boast Radar Cruise Control and Traffic Sign Recognition.
An updated Smart City Brake Support system has also been confirmed.
We will have to wait until the Australian launch of the second-generation Mazda CX-5 before we can confirm exactly which model grades will get which of these functions either standard, or as options.
What we do know though is that the new Mazda CX-5 will come with standard safety features across the range, including:
- Front, side and curtain airbags
- Anti-lock Braking System (ABS)
- Dynamic Stability Control (DSC)
- Emergency Brake Assist (EBA)
- Emergency Stop Signal (ESS)
- Hill Launch Assist (HLA)
- Traction Control System (TCS)
- Reverse camera
Alastair Doak heads up the marketing department at Mazda, he says the new CX-5 will again show the brands commitment to safety technology.
“With the new Mazda CX-5 we have upped the ante even further.”
We will bring you all the key details on the new-generation Mazda CX-5 from the SUVs Australian launch in March.