Mazda CX-5 at L'Ami Junior Mazda

When “Le Guide de l’auto 2021” propels a car into the top 3 compact SUVs, it’s rock solid.

The Mazda CX-5 is an absolutely sure value and it dominates the SUV market. With its sporty, sleek look, it turns heads and is powerful and capable. The CX-5 is the number one selling SUV at Mazda with nearly 28,000 units sold in 2019. L’Ami Junior Mazda in Saguenay is proud of this statistic and carries on its SUV momentum. Here, they tell you all about their favourite and give the Mazda CX-5 all the space it deserves.


With its distinctly sporty look, the Mazda CX-5 comes in different versions. The GX, GS and GT on one side and the more advanced GT Turbo and Signature versions on the other. The interior of the SUV is very well thought out, especially the interior design with refined trim.

Comfort dominates and rear passengers will benefit from good legroom. The CX-5 gets a score that makes competitors blush. It’s user-friendly and its ride is dynamic, giving it a lot of character. It can also pull big. The GX, GS and GT versions feature a 2.5-litre 4-cylinder engine. This engine develops 187 horsepower and 186 lb-ft of torque. The GT Turbo and Signature versions feature a 2.5-litre 4-cylinder turbocharged engine. It spits out 250 horsepower and 320 lb-ft of torque. Experts are unanimous in saying that the CX-5’s turbo engine is among the best engines currently available. The all-wheel-drive system is efficient, and the suspension is well calibrated.

Even more spectacular, the Mazda CX-5 is very affordable, just like the entire Mazda product line. In fact, it’s among the best SUVs on the market in terms of quality/price ratio. What’s more, the 2021 Mazda CX-5 is packed with state-of-the-art features and functionalities: including, for example, Apple CarPlay, auxiliary sockets and USB ports, Bluetooth, and voice recognition. The active safety systems are impressive: side and rear obstacle warning systems, as well as hill-start assistance. The adaptive cruise control and rearview camera add to this list. In fact, the CX-5 is packed with additional active safety systems, such as lane keeping assist, traffic sign recognition and more. In short, the Mazda CX-5 offers exceptional towing capacity and power that provide it with everything it needs. The Mazda CX-5 is extremely well equipped; you can set off on adventures in Quebec and Canada with complete peace of mind. It is and remains at the top of the list of experts. Vincent Dubé even goes so far as to write:

“The CX-5 is still at the top of our list of the most interesting models in its category.”*

In conclusion, Mazda’s CX-5 is fun to drive. Everyone knows a friend, neighbour or family member who drives a CX-5. They all have a smile on their face and easily recognize that this SUV is easy and charming on the road. Don’t go any further, after all, Mazda is all about developing superior vehicles. The Mazda CX-5 is reliable and will make you experience great sensations.


L’Ami Junior Mazda does not only sell new vehicles, it is also your reference for used cars in Chicoutimi. With its impressive inventory of pre-owned vehicles, you will be spoiled for choice. The dealership distinguishes itself by its outstanding service and an enthusiastic and welcoming team. At L’Ami Junior Mazda, they do things in the right order. They welcome you with consideration and respect. They listen to your needs and present you with the most advantageous options. They also give you advice on the models of the moment and guide you in your final choice.

Because they excel in dealing with people, people at L’Ami Junior Mazda don’t hesitate to present you with incredible offers. Their prices and financing solutions are unbeatable. Come and discover the full range of Mazda products today! Go back home with the vehicle of your dreams and save big!

*L’Annuel de l’automobile 2021, Montreal, La Presse Editions, p. 457.

image of a mazda cx-5 parked on the side of the road

Posted in On Oct 28, 2020