27 Jan '12, 8am

Mazda starts production of CX-5 with SKYACTIV-D engine: It will be the first Mazda vehicle to adopt SKYACTIV Tec...

As for the engine itself, it is the first diesel engine that complies with global exhaust gas regulations without needing a nitrogen oxide after-treatment system. It controls fuel injection and improves the exhaust valve’s opening and closing mechanism helping the SKYACTIV-D diesel to resolve many of the issues that affected low compression ratio engines – including poor starting capabilities when the engine is cold. It also has the lowest compression ratio for a diesel engine in a mass produced vehicle at 14.0:1.

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