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Selected Style 4-Door Wagon Manual Sport
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Wagon Manual Sport 21 28 $19,263 $20,140
4-Door Wagon Automatic Sport 22 28 $20,219 $21,140
4-Door Wagon Automatic Touring 22 28 $21,299 $22,270
4-Door Wagon Automatic Grand Touring 22 28 $23,593 $24,670
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Hybrid 5-Door HB SE 42 37 $22,539 $24,170
Hybrid 5-Door HB SEL 42 37 $25,337 $27,170
Energi 5-Door HB SEL 40 36 $29,499 $31,635
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TCC's Bottom Line The 2014 Mazda 5 offers the flexibility, space, and versatility of a minivan, but with the personality of a sporty small car, it's a lot more enjoyable for the commute. Compared to the Toyota Prius, the 2014 Ford C-Max Hybrid and C-Max Energi provide more driving enjoyment as well as a more comfortable, stylish interior -- even if they don't quite measure up in real-world fuel efficiency.
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 21 mpg N/A mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 28 mpg N/A mpg
EPA Classification 2WD Minivans
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in) 57.8
Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 97.7
Third Leg Room (in) 30.5
Second Head Room (in) 39.4
Third Hip Room (in) 40.9
Second Shoulder Room (in) 55.5
Front Leg Room (in) 40.7
Passenger Capacity 6
Third Head Room (in) 37.1
Front Hip Room (in) 53.1
Third Shoulder Room (in) 49.3
Second Leg Room (in) 39.4
Front Head Room (in) 40.7
Exterior Dimensions
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 68.9
Track Width, Front (in) 60.2
Length, Overall (in) 180.5
Height, Overall (in) 63.6
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.8
Wheelbase (in) 108.3
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 44.4
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.9
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.8
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 15.9
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.7
Steering Type Rack-Pinion
Rear Tire Size P205/55HR16
Rear Tire Order Code NA
Front Tire Size P205/55HR16
Spare Tire Size Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3417
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 X 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 X 6.5
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 110
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 163 @ 4000
Engine Order Code NA
Displacement 2.5 L/152
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 157 @ 6000
Engine Type Regular Unleaded I-4
Fuel System Sequential MPI
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 24 (Est)
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 28 (Est)
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 21 (Est)
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.68
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.45
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 4.11
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.23
Trans Type 6
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.76
Trans Description Cont. Again NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.20
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.84
Trans Order Code NA
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.91
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Vehicle Name Mazda Mazda5
Body Style Wagon
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front Strut
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Strut
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