The range of modifications of the model currently extends only to the Mazda 6 sedan and wagon. In the future it will include a sports coupe.
2017 Mazda 6 release date
According to preliminary information, the Mazda company expects to release its 2-door coupe in 2016. It will be a direct competitor to the BMW 4-Series.
Release date: late 2016
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2017 Mazda 6 sport coupe concept
The Japanese company does not exclude the possible appearance of a “charged” modification of the model with an MPS label, which will be equipped with a diesel-hybrid power plant. Note that at the moment Mazda is actively working to upgrade its model lineup.
2017 Mazda 6 price
The exact pricing for the next generation 2017 Mazda 6 is as yet unknown, but it is expected to be on the same level as for the current generation, starting at $23,000.
2017 Mazda 6 redesign
In terms of design, the 2017 Mazda 6 Coupe will differ in its more rapid and aggressive appearance, and also the ground clearance of the car will be lower than of other models.
Specialists have referred to this car as being movement itself portrayed in metal. Certainly, the Japanese auto giant called the breakthrough concept Kodo, which means soul of motion. The expressive body lines of the Mazda 6 embody the dynamics and power of a modern car. It is striking how, in this way, each line of the car body has not only aesthetic value.
2017 Mazda 6 video review
2017 Mazda 6 interior
The developers claim that the interior will undergo significant changes. New insulation will allow the driver to fully enjoy the ride: the suspension on the bumps is not heard and the noise of the engine is minimal. Engineers are proud of the intelligent multimedia system, Mazda Connect, with which the 2017 Mazda 6 will be equipped. The photo captures the presence of a 7-inch LCD touchscreen on the center console. MZD Connect features a built-in navigation app that informs about traffic jams. Other features include wireless-enabled mobile devices and the possibility of voice control.
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2017 Mazda 6 dimensions
- Body length – 191.7 in.
- Width – 72.4 in.
- Height – 57 in.
- Wheelbase – 111 in.
- Ground clearance – 6.2 in.
2017 Mazda 6 engines
New cars will be equipped with five kinds of power plant using the well-proven concept of the SKYACTIV-G and -D:
- Gasoline engine: capacity 2 l, power — 150 HP
- Gasoline engine: the capacity of 2,5 l, power — 192 HP
- Diesel engine: 2.2 l capacity, 150 or 175 HP
The two-liter unit comes with a 6-speed manual transmission or 6 speed automatic. The fuel consumption is about 34 mpg when driving on the highway. Acceleration to 60 mph can be achieved in 7.9 seconds. The engine displacement of 2.5 liters is available only with automatic transmission. A new modification of engines differs in terms of its higher efficiency. Excellent results have been achieved due to the high compression ratio, the highest among petrol units. Diesel motors are paired with both types of transmission. The environmental class is Euro 5.
Specifications of the 2017 Mazda CX-5
2017 Mazda 6 pictures
|2017 Mazda 6 manual|
|Engine type||DOHC 16V I4, direct fuel injection|
|Power/torque||184 hp; 185 lb-ft|
|Passenger volume||114.5 cu.ft|
|Cargo volume||14.8 cu.ft|
|Top speed||135 mph|
|PRICE RANGE: $22,500-$31,500 (est)|
|Competitors: Chevrolet Malibu, Honda Accord, Toyota Camry|