The 2021 Mazda CX-5 is a four-door, five-passenger crossover SUV perfect for both active families and everyday commuters. In addition to its efficient, powerful performance, the 2021 Mazda CX-5 has a long list of active, high-tech safety features.

Here at Mazda of New Bern, our dealers are proud to have this crossover on our lot, and we are happy to demo some of the most advanced safety features for prospective buyers.

2021 IIHS Top Safety Pick+

Before we go into the details about the safety features, we should mention that the Mazda SUV was recently named a 2021 IIHS Top Safety Pick+. These awards recognize the best vehicle choices for safety within size categories during a given year.

In the "Small SUV" category, the 2021 Mazda CX-5 was named a Top Safety Pick+, as the publication awarded it the top "Good" rating for a variety of crashworthiness measures.

i-ACTIVSENSE® Safety Technology

The suite of advanced safety technology found in the 2021 Mazda CX-5 is known as i-Activsense®. Here are some of the features found in the suite:

  • Blind Spot Monitoring: Helps detect objects in your blind spots and alerts you with a chime and warning light in the side mirror and in the available Active Driving Display.
  • Rear Cross Traffic Alert: Helps detect a vehicle approaching from the side when you're backing up. Promptly alerts the driver with an audible warning, as well as a visual warning.
  • Mazda Radar Cruise Control: Allows you to maintain a set speed and minimum following distance from the traffic ahead. If the vehicle you're following reduces speed, your vehicle will slow down or stop if needed.

Test out these advanced safety features for yourself at Mazda of New Bern.