The 2009 MAZDA5 is a FWD compact mini-van powered by a 2.3-liter 4-cylinder engine that produces 153 hp and 148 lb-ft of torque. Transmission options consist of a 5-speed manual or 5-speed automatic. Fuel mileage is an EPA estimated range of 21 mpg city and 28 mpg highway depending on transmission selection. Features include xenon headlights, heated side mirrors, power moonroof, LED taillights, leather-trimmed seats, heated seats, 6-disc CD changer, hands-free phone capability and navigation. Safety is comprised of advanced front airbags, side-impact airbags, aide-impact curtains, anti-lock braking, dynamic stability control, traction control, and antitheft system. The MAZDA5 is backed by a 3-year/36,000-mile warranty.Read more Read less
The 2009 Mazda5 is virtually unchanged from the mildly redesigned 2008 model. The overhead DVD entertainment system is no longer available. Base prices have risen slightly over last year.
Sporty; compact with seating for 6; economical both at the dealership and at the pump; small footprint for effortless parking and maneuverability.
With the Mazda5, Mazda embraces the "mini" element of minivan but doesn't neglect the need for seating capacity and versatility. Its economical starting price, compact frame and nimble handling make the Mazda5 the perfect option for urban families with a tight budget and even tighter parking spaces. For "Zoom Zoom" fans, the Mazda5 offers the only 5-speed manual transmission in its segment. Fuel economy is another feature where the Mazda5 leads its class.