Mazda is in the process of making its flagship model in the CX series, which is simply known as 2016 Mazda CX-9. Compared to its predecessor, this model will maximize on specifications while running light on pricing. The car company aims not only to become one of the best in the market, but also revolutionize the common people’s perception towards the brand. Reports state that this car will replace its old engine and feature a more fuel economic unit. Affordability and high class performance are what Mazda seems to be aiming for with their upcoming release.
2016 Mazda CX-9 – Exterior and Interior Design
With changes making their way inside of the vehicle, 2016 Mazda CX-9 will have significant improvements over its predecessor to satisfy all the needs of its passengers. Following trend set by other brands, this model will feature best in class comfort and luxury elements. We expect leather wrapped seats, enhanced dashboard configuration alongside soft materials for furnishing rest of the car’s interior features. Added cabin space only increases comfort value as there are unlikely to be any problems regarding carrying of cargo or ample head/legroom. Like always, Mazda has taken things above a notch as far as their technology convenience goes. The company will now equip this vehicle with state of the art infotainment and safety features such as BOSE audio system, Satellite navigation, Cruise control and Bluetooth connectivity for smartphone integration. Changes are galore specification wise inside the 2016 Mazda CX-9. Following the ever popular KODO design, Mazda has implemented changes in the car’s exterior in such a way that it looks extremely attractive all the while being cost efficient. This “soul in motion” design language will be characterized by modified front bumpers, new grille design and LED illumination for both the car’s front and rear sides. Increasing in muscularity quotient, his car will surely grab the attention of city slickers and car enthusiasts worldwide. Aerodynamics will also logically improve because of this car’s overall body shape, which in turn will lead to better handling.
2016 Mazda CX-9 – Engine and Performance
2016 Mazda CX-9 will come equipped with a Skyactiv engine under its hood that will maximize its fuel economy potential. The car would feature a 2.6 litre 4-cylinder turbocharged engine that is capable of producing a maximum of 167 hp and torque of around 190 lb-ft. Since, both petrol and diesel variants will be offered, users can choose between the two based on their preference in power to fuel economy ratio. Naturally, with the inclusion of a Skyactiv variant, we expect better fuel efficiency to make the car lead in the race. The Diesel version of this model will be offered in Europe and in some other specific countries.
2016 Mazda CX-9 – Release Date and Price
Due to lack of official confirmation, it is very difficult to predict a single date on which this car might get a release. We, however, estimate that the 2016 Mazda CX-9 will see light of the day in the early months of 2016. The Base model is expected to cost around $45,000 and go higher according to the choice in trim levels.