While the Toyota and Honda offerings continue to command the compact SUV market, there is a luxurious option that stands above the pack. The 2024 Mazda CX-5 continues to add luxury and value to this crowded segment, with even more for this year! This article will cover the spec breakdowns of this new CX-5 but be sure to watch the video below for an in depth design review!

What’s New for 2024?

  • No more S trim, Carbon Turbo trim added
  • Better fuel economy on non-Turbo models
  • New Colors and USB ports
  • Touchscreen Capability for CarPlay and Android Auto

Trims and Pricing

MSRP w/ std AWD

Select: $29,300

Preferred: $30,650

Carbon Edition: $31,950

Premium: $33,900

Premium Plus: $36,500

Carbon Turbo: $37,000

Turbo: $37,800

Turbo Signature: $40,600

Prices rise about $1,000 for 2024, which isn’t bad considering some of the new changes.

Slam Dunk and Air Ball

Slam Dunk: 2024 Tech Changes are very welcome

Air Ball: Space is smaller among the competition

Design and Features

As mentioned above, please watch the video linked below for a full in-depth exploration of the exterior design and differences. The Mazda doesn’t gain any huge design elements for this year. It retains its very sporty, yet refined, exterior design that many have always loved. Do not that the Turbo models will add some nicer finishes.

Here is the full breakdown of what we currently know about the feature availability:




LED Headlights

Standard with LEDs | Premium+: Adaptive with Special Daytime Running Light

Fog Lights

Not Available


17-19-inch alloys depending on trim


Standard BSM | Premium+: Heating | Premium Plus: Power Folding | Gloss Black on Carbon/Turbo Models

LED Taillights

Premium+: Nicer LED components

Dual-Exhaust Outlets

Standard, but larger on Turbo models

Forward Emergency Braking

Standard on all CX-5 Models

Adaptive Cruise Control

Lane Keep Assist

Auto High Beams

Rear Auto Braking and Traffic Jam Assist

Turbo Signature/Premium


When it comes to the Interior, the CX-5 will also be well-equipped on all trims.


Smart Entry


Seat Materials

Leatherette, Leather, or Nappa Leather Available

Seat Adjustment

Standard: 6-way Power | Preferred+: 8-way Power with memory

Push Button Start


Gauge Cluster

Premium+: 7-in digital display

Steering Wheel

Standard: Leather Wrapped | Heating is Premium Plus+

Head-Up Display

Standard on Premium Plus and Turbo Signature

Wireless Charging

Premium Plus+

360 Degree Camera

Signature Exclusive

2-Zone Climate Controls


Seat Climate

Heated Seats: Standard | Ventilated Seats: Premium Plus

Audio System

Standard: 6-Speakers | Carbon+: 10-Speakers Bose Premium Audio


Standard+: 10.25-inch display with limited touchscreen capability for Android Auto and CarPlay


Preferred+ (not Panoramic)


The rear of the CX-5 is also well-equipped, making it one of the biggest in the segment.

Rear Amenities

Rear Vents and USBs


Heated Rear Seats

Premium Plus+


Power on Preferred+


For in depth details on the 2024 CX-5, watch our full first look review linked at the bottom of this article.

CX-5 Front

What’s Under the Hood?

There are still distinct engine options for the CX-5, depending on your need for speed:


  • 2.5L I-4: 187 hp | 186 lb.ft
  • Paired with 6-Speed Automatic

2.5 Turbo: 

  • 2.5L Turbo I-4: 256 hp | 320 lb.ft
  • Paired with 6-Speed automatic


AWD is standard on every Mazda CX-5 model. The fuel economy for each model is listed below, as rated by the EPA:

2.5S AWD: 26/31/28 MPG

Turbo AWD: 22/27/24 MPG

We hope you have found this overview of the 2024 Mazda CX-5 helpful! For a more detailed first look of the CX-5, please watch our video below! What do you think of the 2024 Mazda CX-5? Let us know in the comments!