At the Beijing Motor Show spectacular coupe-shaped crossover SUV Mazda CX-4 debuted. The place of the debut is not surprised: at least now the new car will be offered only in China.
It seems that we know almost everything about Mazda CX-4, because insiders and photospies punctually supplying public information and images of the stylish SUV. But debut at the Beijing Motor Show – a good occasion to remember an extraordinary car.
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As the distance between the axes of CX-4 and Mazda CX-5 are identical – 106.2 in, but the machine dimensions are markedly different. Length was anticipated from the concept car Koeru – 182.4 in, in width car came up to 74.8 , with its height of 60.4 inches. Ground clearance – 7.8 in. By interior decoration the new CX-4 is on the same level with CX-5. It has massive front panel with integrated screen multimedia system, while the interior of the CX-4 evokes associations with the Mazda 3 detached “tablet” and similar design of the instrument panel with two digital “pedals”, growing from an analog speedometer.
With regard to technology, there is parity in cars. CX-4 received naturally aspirated petrol “four” in displacement of 2,0 liters (158 hp and 148 ft lb) and 2.5-liter unit (192 hp and 185 ft lb). Both motors are aggregated with six-speed automatic transmissions. But if a more powerful engine is mated to a four-wheel drive transmission, the low-range can be combined only with front-wheel drive. According to some reports, the assembly will place at the facilities of the joint venture FAW-Mazda factory in Changchun.