With the much-anticipated release of the 2013 Mazda CX-5, the 2012 Mazda CX-7 is expected to ride into the sunset this year. That doesn't make it any less attractive or fun to drive, however.
- Sporty handling
- Strong performance from the turbocharged four-cylinder engine.
- Below-average interior utility
- Pokey base engine
- Upgraded turbocharged engine is thirsty and unrefined compared to V6 rivals.