Crossover Coupe Mazda Koeru Concept, presented in the framework of the Frankfurt Motor Show 2015, will be put on the conveyor of Mazda Motor Corporation Company plant in Hiroshima during the 2016. In the production version will get a new name Mazda CX-4.
2017 Mazda CX-4 release date
The release date of the new type crossover coupe from Mazda is planned for the last quarter of 2016. It will be firstly available in Asian devoloping countries, such as China, where compact SUVs are extremely popular.
Release date: last quarter of 2016
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2017 Mazda CX-4 price
The pricing information is unavailable, however it is expected that CX-4 price will be started from $19,000. Which is comparable with the most compact SUVs.
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2017 Mazda CX-4 review
Exterior of Mazda CX-4 Concept demonstrates full compliance with original design style, called Kodo (soul of motion), based on the Mazda CX-5 crossover platform.
Front fascia of a prototype with compact LED headlamps (Hunter’s Eye headlights), a neat false radiator grille accentuated bottom winged chrome insert, hood with a bright surface relief and a powerful bumper, with striking aerodynamic body kit.
In profile, the 2017 Mazda CX-4 concept demonstrates the characteristics of a crossover coupe with a long nose, hood, side doors with a high sill, domed miniature racks and a huge wheel arches, with 21-inch wheels with an elegant pattern. Tires, by the way, are low-profile 265/45 R21.
Rear part is pompous and solid: an amazingly stylish ceiling marker lamps with beautiful graphics LEDs, compact tailgate with a miniature glass and spoiler, a powerful large-bumper with two exhaust pipes attachments. In the crossover tradition underbody and wheel arch edges of the concept are protected by powerful straps made of black plastic.
Considering the Mazda Koeru concept all sides it can be noted that we have almost finished production car, only a production version of the 2017 Mazda-CX4 receive less extravagant exteriro mirrors, door handles and the usual smaller wheel size.
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2017 Mazda CX-4 dimensions
External body dimensions constitute concept Mazda CX-4 181.1 inches long, 74.8 in wide, 59 in height and 106.2 inches wheelbase.
2017 Mazda CX-4 interior
2017 Mazda CX-4 production car will likely to have attractive interior with traditional placement of controls and multimedia system. The five-seat interior with high-quality finishing materials, the first row of seats with solid lateral support rollers, compact steering wheel, stylish dashboard, massive front panel, center console and tunnel between the seats for driver and front passenger.
It is not difficult to guess that the prototype interior is based on same platform Mazda CX-5, and differs from the interior parts of the donor only (screen multimedia complex, the location of the buttons on the center console, automatic transmission control knob).
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2017 Mazda CX-4 equipment
The manufacturer promises that the basic configuration of the serial version of cross-coupe 2017 Mazda CX-4 will receive a rich equipment: projection display, multimedia system MZD Connect with color touch screen, dual-zone climate control, leather trim, security complex i-Activsense (adaptive cruise control, pedestrian detection system and automatic braking, blind zones warning, lane departure, hill assist.
2017 Mazda CX-4 specs
Specifications of new Mazda SUV is not yet announced, but it is easy to assume that the production version of the Mazda CX-4, based on the platform of the Mazda CX-5 will receive a full technical range of Skyactiv technologies (engines, transmissions, chassis and body). So the car promise to be front-wheel drive or AWD system, fully independent suspension scheme (McPherson in front and multilink in rear), disc brakes on both axles, electric power steering, manual and automatic gearbox with 6 speeds, petrol and diesel engines.
2017 Mazda CX-4 engines
Diesel Skyactiv-D-2.2 (175 hp 309 ft lb) and the gasoline engine Skyactiv-G 2.5 (192 hp 188 ft lb), and possibly turbocharged gasoline engine Skyactiv-G 2.5T (250 hp 309 ft lb) from New Mazda CX-9 crossover.
As an entry level engine, new CX-4 will get 2-liter inline 4 cylinder engine producing 158 hp and 148 lb ft of torque.
All engines combined with 6-speed automatic transmission.