2008 Mazda5 Review – A Review of the 2008 Mazda5 Hatchback

The 2008 Mazda5 is both very affordable and fuel- efficient with several features that guarantee safety as well as comfort. Impressive new features include pack- and- pinion steering with Electro- Hydraulic Power Assist Steering system and Anti- Lock Brake System with Electronic Brakeforce Distribution and Brake Assist.

This latest model from Mazda also offers many standard safety features like advanced dual front air bag powered with Supplemental Restraint System with crash zone and passenger weight sensors. In addition, 3- point safety belts in all seating positions and adjustable headrests in all three rows are also provided. The 2008 Mazda5, though cost- efficient, prioritizes the security of the whole family. It has LATCH System with child safety seat lower anchors and upper tethers, plus child safety rear door locks.

Halogen headlights with clear lens covers, XENON High- Intensity Discharge headlights and fog lights give this latest model a captivating appearance. In addition, it comes with a moonroof designed with power glass sliding and interior sunshade.

Interior comfort is provided by 12V power outlets in front and rear and an automatic climate control. The 2008 Mazda5 also has air conditioning with second row cool air vents with fan- speed controls and pollen filters which make it user- friendly. An instrument panel displaying clock, audio, A/C, and outside temperature is also available. Meanwhile, a tilt and telescopic steering wheel and leather- trimmed seat upholstery with heated front seats make this new model unique and stylish. Furthermore, it also comes with Bluetooth hands- free phone system and an expansive 70.9 cubic feet of storage.

The 2008 Mazda5 has a reliable engine of 2.3L DOHC 16-valve 4- cylinder VVT. It runs with 153@ 6500 rpm horsepower and 5- speed sport AT automatic with manual mode drivetrain. Moreover, it has an anti- theft alarm system and Tire Pressure Monitoring System.

This great new model combines affordability and convenience making it one of the most ideal family cars of its kind.