2020 MAZDA CX-5 Safety Rating

December 19th, 2019 by

Man walking by a Mazda CX-5 Parked on Side of Road
For Easton drivers who put a premium on safety, the 2020 Mazda CX-5 is a top choice in the compact SUV class. 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 Nazareth drivers can feel secure choosing this car. In this guide from Young Mazda, you’ll learn more about advanced safety technologies that take the Mazda CX-5 to a new level of safety:

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

While the 2020 model hasn’t yet been evaluated by the IIHS, the 2019 Mazda CX-5 was awarded a Top Safety Pick+ when equipped with 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

Man inside drivers seat of Mazda CX-5

MAZDA CX-5 Overall NHTSA Safety Rating

The 2020 model received the same 5-star overall rating as the 2019 model. In fact, you’ll note superb safety scores from the CX-5 over the model years, proving that the CX-5 is among the vanguard when it comes to advanced 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 Allentown drives. The following features help you stay focused and confident on your Bethlehem 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 Warning12 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 Young Mazda

At Young Mazda, our team of expert technicians specializes in Mazda vehicles. Contact our service center to learn more about your Mazda CX-5 maintenance schedule. If you’re in the market for a new 2020 model, compare the Mazda CX-5 vs. Toyota RAV4 or Mazda CX-3 vs. Mazda CX-5, Mazda CX-5 dimensions, Mazda CX-5 towing capacity, check out our new vehicle specials for Nazareth-area drivers, and get started on your finance application today!

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