A carry-over from 2006, the Mazda5 is a four-door five-passenger sport wagon offered in three different trim levels – the Sport, the Touring, and the GT. All models feature a 2.3-liter four-cylinder engine that produces 153 horsepower with a five-speed manual transmission as standard (with an optional four-speed automatic).Read more Read less
New for 2006, the Mazda5 changes little for 2007. The Grand Touring trim level joins the Mazda5 Sport and Touring models, and it comes standard with a four-speed automatic transmission, leather trimmed heated seats, xenon HID headlights, and black headlight and taillight bezels.
Fun to drive; amazingly roomy interior; seats six.
Vehicles aimed at family duty typically lose sight of driving dynamics and instead focus on the number of cup holders tucked into the interior, but the 2007 Mazda5 is an exception. While you won't fool yourself into thinking you're piloting a Miata, the Mazda5 has managed to harness some of the famous roadster's spirit. Its unique body style makes it particularly versatile, offering the spaciousness of a minivan with the dynamics of a hatchback. Its third row of seats makes it one of the most compact six-seaters on the market.