2018 Mazda CX-5 Receives Top Safety Pick+ Award from IIHS

By Product Expert | Posted in Mazda CX-5 on Monday, July 23rd, 2018 at 5:18 pm
2018 Mazda CX-5 in red parked in a gravel driveway

SUV shoppers already know that if they are looking for a compact option that won’t break the bank in terms of purchase price or fuel costs that the 2018 Mazda CX-5 is a great option. Now, thanks to the Top Safety Pick+ award given to the 2018 CX-5 when equipped with an Adaptive Front Lighting system, SUV shoppers will also know that they can turn to the 2018 CX-5 for added safety assurance. The Top Safety Pick+ rating is the highest safety rating possible and was given to the Mazda SUV by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS).

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Insurance Institute for Highway Safety Gives Mazda SUV Highest Possible Rating

To receive the Top Safety Pick+ award from the IIHS, vehicles must achieve specific scores on a number of crashworthiness tests including driver-side small overlap front, roof strength, head restraint, passenger-side small overlap front, headlight function, and more. Like we mentioned above, the 2018 Mazda CX-5 receives the Top Safety Pick+ when equipped with Mazda’s Adaptive Front Lighting system. Models without the lighting system earn a Top Safety Pick rating.

2018 Mazda CX-5 Safety Features

Depending on trim level, the following active safety features are available on the 2018 Mazda CX-5:

  • Adaptive Front Lighting
  • Blind Spot Monitoring with Rear Cross Traffic Alert
  • Distance Recognition Support with Forward Obstruction Warning
  • High Beam Control
  • Hill Launch Assist
  • Lane Departure Warning
  • Lane Keeping Assist
  • Mazda Radar Cruise Control with Stop and Go
  • Smart City Brake Support
  • Smart Brake Support

[Read More: 2018 Mazda CX-5 Passenger and Cargo Space Information]

For more information on the safety systems available on the 2018 Mazda CX-5 or an in-depth explanation of how they work, SUV shoppers can visit the Bill Gatton Mazda dealership in Johnson City, TN. The easiest way to experience what the 2018 CX-5 has to offer is by scheduling a test drive online so we can be sure to have a 2018 Mazda CX-5 model ready and waiting when you arrive. We look forward to seeing you at the dealership.

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