High-gas-mileage trucks: 2012 Mazda5

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2012 Mazda5
  • Minivan: 2012 Mazda5

  • Starting price: $19,625
  • Gas mileage: 21 city/28 highway mpg

The 2012 Mazda 5 has been redesigned for 2012 with a new look, new engine and additional new features.

The Mazda 5 is now powered by a 157-horsepower, 2.5-liter, four-cylinder engine, and is paired with the six-speed manual transmission or the five-speed sport shift automatic transmission.

Seating six in three rows, standard features include power windows, mirrors and locks; rain-sensing windshield wipers, automatic climate control with second-row fan controls, remote keyless entry, a second-row foldout table, under-seat storage, stability control and traction control. Safety features include advanced front air bags with sensors that can adjust deployment based on seat-belt use, passenger weight and driver's seat position; front side-impact air bags, side-impact curtain air bags, stability control and traction control.

Options include leather seating with heated front seats, premium audio system, rear-seat DVD entertainment system and a power moon roof.



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