Next to the full-size SUVs, compact ones are most famous category and 2018 Mazda CX-9 is threating to become the best in that one. According to the all rumors, it`s definitely going to be real pleasure to drive him. 2018 Mazda CX-9 announced him as refreshed generation for his predecessor which is present on the market for quite a while. During that period he made quite an influence on the market making him one of the most popular SUVs. Let`s see can new CX-9 be as we all expect him to be, the best.
2018 Mazda CX-9 Exterior and Interior
Even the first impression about new 2018 Mazda CX-9 is that he really looks awesome. Mazda announced some really spectacular changes on his exterior. Overall shape will be the same as before while his size will be a bit larger than before. We can see that his front part is really spectacular and made with amazing details. There will be mostly chrome usage while carbon fiber is also present. Grille will be larger and it`s going to be almost connected to the headlights. Those headlights will be wider and longer than before. Other than that, they`re going to use better lamps for increasing his functionality. Under the grille, we can see larger air vents which can really help the engine getting cooled better. This time, new 2018 Mazda CX-9 will be placed on 20.0-inch alloy wheels. On the back, new CX-9 will be completed with rounder taillights which will also use those newly developed LED lamps.
Interior design of new 2018 Mazda CX-9 will be really different due to different trim levels. Starting from the materials usage to the functions which will be installed. We must say that basic trim level will be equipped with basic cloth material and soft plastic but well designed. Next to that, some more demanding trim level will be equipped with finest leather and with no plastic used at all. When it comes to the functions we know what of those will be basic. That will be features such as: parking sensors, digital climate controller, ABS, cruise control, audio system…while rear view camera, traction control, blind spot monitors and some others can be added to higher trim levels. On the middle of the instrument board we can see 7.0-inch touchscreen which will pop out of the top. Of course, new 2018 Mazda CX-9 can brag with amazing seats design and quality making the passengers really enjoy the ride.
2018 Mazda CX-9 Engine
It is still hard to say officially what engine choices will be offered for new 2018 Mazda CX-9. According to the speculations, we can figure out what will be basic choice for this crossover. That will be, almost surely, 2.5-liter turbocharged 4-cylinder unit. This one can produce 250 horsepower and torque amount of 310 lb/ft as maximum. It is expected that this engine as all the other which appears later to be paired with 6-speed automatic transmission system. Using that engine, his fuel consumption is estimated to 21/27 mpg city/highway. Other than that, we know that CX-9 will be available with both FWD and AWD modes.
2018 Mazda CX-9 Price and Release Date
Starting price for new 2018 Mazda CX-9 will be around $28.000 and we still don`t know his official release date. We can`t expect him to be released before the beginning of March 2018.