How Big is the 2021 Mazda CX-5?

October 27th, 2020 by

2021 Mazda CX-5 Cargo Capacity and Towing Capacity

The 2021 Mazda CX-5 is a fan-favorite among single drivers, parents, students, and more here at John Hine Temecula Mazda. From its style to performance to amenities lineup, the 2021 CX-5 checks all the boxes for local automotive shoppers. Many individuals who come to our dealership are curious to know how big the 2021 Mazda CX-5 is. This guide to the 2021 Mazda CX-5 cargo capacity and towing capacity is here to give you all the answers.

Find out just how big the cabin in the 2021 CX-5 is below.

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How Much Can the 2021 CX-5 Tow?

The 2021 Mazda CX-5 comes fitted with a SKYACTIV®-G 2.5 DOHC 16-valve 4-cylinder engine with Cylinder Deactivation mated to a SKYACTIV®-Drive 6-speed automatic transmission with manual shift and Sport mode. With this standard powerplant in place, the CX-5 delivers 187 horsepower and 186 pound-feet of torque, giving drivers the ability to tow up to 2,000 pounds on the road.

2021 CX-5 Cargo Space

The mid-size 2021 CX-5 boasts a cargo space large enough for every adventure. Drivers will enjoy the convenience of 30.9 cubic feet of cargo space for everyday essentials, bags, and more. With the rear seatback folded down, the CX-5 can transform into a cargo hauler, offering up to 59.6 cubic feet of total cargo space. The 40/20/40-split one-touch fold-down and reclining rear seatback in every CX-5 model makes customizing the layout and space inside this Mazda SUV simple and easy.

2021 CX-5 Passenger Space

The 2021 Mazda CX-5 makes room for five passengers between its first and second-row seating. Passengers are kept comfortable regardless of what seat they occupy thanks to the ample space found in every row. Here’s a breakdown of just how much space passengers can enjoy in the 2021 Mazda CX-5:

  • Headroom (Front row/rear row) – 39.7 inches/39 inches
  • Shoulder Room (Front row/rear row) – 57.1 inches/54.8 inches
  • Hip Room (Front row/rear row) – 55.2 inches/55.3 inches
  • Leg Room (Front row/rear row) – 41 inches/39.6 inches

2021 Mazda CX-5 vs SUV Competition

 2021 Mazda CX-52021 Honda HR-V 2021 Hyundai Tucson 2021 Toyota RAV4
Standard Cargo Space 30.9 cubic feet 24.3 cubic feet 31 cubic feet 37.6 cubic feet
Max. Cargo Space 59.6 cubic feet 58.8 cubic feet 61.9 cubic feet 69.8 cubic feet
Rear Legroom 39.6 inches 39.3 inches 38.2 inches 37.8 inches
Rear Seat 40/20/40 split 60/40 split 60/40 split 60/40 split

The 2021 CX-5 offers plenty of room for everyday convenience, adventures, and more. With all of the space inside the CX-5, there’s no limit to what you can take on here in Temecula, CA. Get started on your search for a new 2021 Mazda CX-5 by visiting our online inventory and checking out our current lineup of in-stock CX-5 models. Are you looking to amp up your Mazda SUV’s cargo abilities? Head over to our accessories shop to find genuine Mazda accessories from John Hine Temecula Mazda.

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