2019 Mazda CX-5 Towing Capacity

November 22nd, 2019 by

2019 Mazda CX-5 Rear
While the 2019 Mazda CX-5 is known for its fuel-efficient and powerful engine and spacious interior, this Mazda SUV can also help you with your towing needs. But just how much can the Mazda CX-5 tow? This model offers a maximum towing capacity of up to 2,000 pounds to accommodate for the extra luggage you need to bring along on your next trip out of St. Jacob. Learn more about the Mazda CX-5 towing capacity and performance with Auffenberg Mazda today then take your favorite Mazda CX-5 trim level for a test drive!



No matter the Mazda CX-5 trim level you choose, the max towing capacity is 2,000 pounds. And while the Mazda CX-5 is standard front-wheel drive, it’s available with all-wheel drive for those who prefer it. Looking to learn more about the Mazda CX-5 performance that contributes to this Mazda towing capacity? The following Mazda CX-5 specs help drivers tow more on Collinsville trips:

  • Skyactiv®-G 2.5L I4 engine with 187 hp and 186 lb-ft of torque
  • Skyactiv®-Drive transmission
  • Available i-Activ AWD®


Towing with ease through Fairview means capable towing features in addition to power. That’s why the new Mazda CX-5 offers several innovative towing features. Whether or not you have something hooked up to your Mazda CX-5 tow hitch or not, these features will help you tow all you need and keep you safe while doing it:

  • Dynamic Stability Control and Traction Control System helps you maintain control and stability, even with towing 2,000 pounds behind you.
  • Hill Launch Assist senses when you are parked on an incline. It holds the brakes down until you press the gas pedal to ensure you don’t roll.
  • Electronic Brake Force Distribution and Brake Assist provide you with additional braking power when necessary.
  • Smart City Brake Support works to prevent low-speed fender-benders while in traffic.
  • Advanced Blind Spot Monitoring makes it easier to safely change lanes.


In order to fully experience the Mazda towing capacity and power of the Mazda CX-5, you’ll need to take this model for a test drive at Auffenberg Mazda. We’ll help you find the right trim level for you and your commutes. And with our available new vehicle specials, you can save more! Have questions in the meantime or want to learn about the Mazda CX-5 colors or gas mileage? Don’t hesitate to contact us!

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