2014 Mazda CX-5: Fuel Economy Update For July
August 2, 2013
During the month of July, our long-term 2014 Mazda CX-5 Grand Touring AWD traveled 3,479 miles across California, Nevada, Arizona, Utah and Wyoming. In that time it used 153.9 gallons of gasoline including a mix of 91, 88 and 87 octane. Higher octane was used in hotter climates where temps were regularly above 100 degrees.
We averaged 24.4 mpg in that time, slightly lower than our overall lifetime average and below the EPA estimate for combined driving. Most of our miles this period were highway miles.
Worst Fill MPG: 20.0
Best Fill MPG: 29.9
Average Lifetime MPG: 24.6
EPA MPG Rating: 26 Combined (26 City / 30 Highway)
Best Range: 372.6
Current Odometer: 13,659
Josh Jacquot, Senior Editor @ 13,659 miles