NEW FOR 2013:
– USB, driver’s side seat back pocket added to standard equipment on all trims.
– GT models receive rear backup sensors and integrated turn signals in exterior mirrors.
– 6 CD changer removed from GT model.
– Paint changes: Zeal Red Mica, Meteor Gray Mica, and Jet Black Mica added; Copper Red Mica, Metropolitan Grey Mica, Brilliant Black Mica, and Stormy Blue Mica discontinued.
After receiving a full redesign for 2012, the Mazda5 gets only some additional standard equipment and packaging changes for 2013.
The Mazda5 uses a 2.5-litre four-cylinder engine mated to a six-speed manual transmission or optional five-speed automatic. Trim levels are the GS and GT.
Features on the GS include 16-inch alloy wheels, automatic climate control, black grille, power mirrors, rain-sensing wipers, intermittent rear wiper, automatic headlamps, dual sliding doors, outside temperature gauge, tilt and telescopic steering wheel with audio controls, keyless entry, auto-down driver’s window, illuminated entry, electroluminescent gauges, manual driver’s height adjustment, driver’s side seat back pocket, second-row fore-and-aft sliding seats, 50/50 split-folding third-row seat, floor mats, CD/MP3 stereo with auxiliary and USB input, and active front head restraints.
The GT adds 17-inch alloy wheels, tire pressure monitoring system, side sill extensions, dark silver grille, heated mirrors with integrated turn signals, xenon headlamps, fog lights, rear spoiler, cruise control, heated front seats, driver’s lumbar support, leather-wrapped steering wheel, trip computer, CD/MP3 stereo, Bluetooth connectivity with audio profile, Sirius satellite radio, rear backup sensors, and anti-theft alarm.
The GS can be optioned with a Convenience Package of Bluetooth connectivity with audio profile, cruise control, trip computer, leather-wrapped steering wheel and anti-theft alarm.
The GT can be optioned with a Luxury Package of leather upholstery, centre row fold-out cargo table/bin, and power sunroof.