2020 MAZDA CX-5 Safety Rating

January 6th, 2020 by

A 2020 Mazda CX-5 driving down a city street

Safety is important when looking to buy a new vehicle. For Rocky Mount drivers interested in a new, safe, family-friendly Mazda SUV, the 2020 Mazda CX-5 is the model to choose. With top scores from both the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety or the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the Mazda CX-5 safety ratings are just one of many reasons Raleigh drivers and beyond can feel secure choosing this car. Learn more about the Mazda CX-5 safety ratings and more with us at Medlin Mazda then take your favorite configuration for a test drive.



MAZDA CX-5 Safety Rating from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety

Though the 2020 model hasn’t been evaluated by the IIHS yet, the 2019 Mazda CX-5 was awarded a Top Safety Pick+ when equipped with the available Adaptive Front-lighting System. The 2019 Mazda CX-5 received a score of “Good” from the IIHS in the following categories:

  • Side Crashworthiness
  • Roof Strength
  • Head Restraints and Seats
  • Headlights
  • Small Overlap Front – Driver Side
  • Small Overlap Front – Passenger Side
  • Moderate Overlap Front

MAZDA CX-5 Overall NHTSA Safety Rating

The 2020 model received the same 5-star overall rating as the 2019 model. The Mazda CX-5 has, in fact, noted impressive safety ratings throughout the years. This is all thanks to the innovative safety technology. The 2020 Mazda CX-5 received an excellent 5 stars in every NHTSA category and a very good 4-star rating in the rollover test:

  • Overall Side Crash Star Rating — 5 Stars
  • Overall Side Pole Star Rating — 5 Stars
  • Overall Front Driver and Passenger Star Rating — 5 Stars
  • Front Driver Side — 5 Stars
  • Front Passenger Side — 5 Stars
  • Side Barrier Rating — 5 Stars
  • Side Barrier Rear Passenger Rating — 5 Stars
  • Barrier Driver Rating — 5 Stars

2020 MAZDA CX-5 Safety Technology Features

Every Mazda CX-5 driver benefits from standard i-Activsense® safety features, a suite of ingenious technologies to alert you to potential hazards you may encounter during your Greenville drives. The following features help you stay focused and confident on your daily commute:

  • Blind Spot Monitoring
  • Anti-lock Brake System with Electronic Brake Force Distribution & Brake Assist
  • Dynamic Stability Control and Traction Control System
  • Blind Spot Monitoring with Rear Cross-Traffic Alert
  • Advanced Smart City Brake Support with Pedestrian Detection
  • Mazda Radar Cruise Control with Stop & Go
  • Smart Brake Support with Collision Warning
  • Lane Departure Warning with Lane-keep Assist
  • Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)
  • LATCH rear-seat child safety seat anchors & upper tether anchors

Add the following available features to the CX-5 higher trim levels:

  • Mazda Radar Cruise Control with Stop & Go
  • Side-impact door beams

Explore MAZDA CX-5 Safety Features at Medlin Mazda

The best way to experience all the new Mazda CX-5 has to offer you and your commutes is to take your favorite Mazda CX-5 trim level for a test drive at Medlin Mazda as well as compare the Mazda CX-5 vs. Honda CR-V. Is this the model for you? Be sure to check out our available new vehicle specials, Mazda lease deals, and apply for financing online to get pre-approved.