It is difficult to choose between a SUV and a sports car. Some people prefer SUV while some like sports car. Both have their own sets of advantages. How about getting a car that is a combination of SUV and sports car? Isn’t this concept interesting? Yes, this concept is made possible with 2017 Mazda CX-5. Mazda is one of the best auto manufacturer which is popular for creating best designs of car and also completing the car with latest technologies. With 2017 Mazda CX-5, it certainly lives up to its reputation. This upcoming car is one of the best future car.
2017 Mazda CX-5: Redesign Exterior and Interior
Exterior of 2017 Mazda CX-5 will be redesigned. The changes that will be brought to the exterior will be making it look modern and more attractive. However, these changes are merely light and soft and exterior styling will not be disturbed too much. New grille, which is restyled and made a bit larger, is most noticeable at the front. Front bumper grille will also feature a new design. New headlamps are probably best parts of this update, which looks amazing and has a new graphics. In side mirror caps, there is a pair of turn signal.
Interior of 2017 Mazda CX-5 will be getting a new interface, which would be simpler and safer. Connecting with new crossover of Mazda will provide for safe use of smartphone and other applications. There is a 7 inch display screen, on which the entire idea is based on. This display screen will be placed higher in center and will be connected to the Commander Control. Currently, this is all that is known about the system.
2016 Mazda CX-5: Engine and Fuel Economy
A 2 liter inline-four engine will be under the hood of 2017 Mazda CX-5. This engine is capable of providing up to 150 lb-ft of torque and 155 HP. This information regarding engine of new Mazda CX-5 is not yet confirmed. Other engine is 2.5 liter inline-four engine which produces 185 lb-ft of torque and 184 HP. Along with engine, there is a six speed automatic transmission, having smooth and fast response. There is a front wheel drive system and drivetrain system.
When it comes to fuel economy, this compact crossover has high ratings. Good fuel economy are due to the ‘SkyActiv’ technology, which has a mild bone and creates 13:1 ratio of combustion. Smooth and fast response of the automatic transmission is also responsible for good fuel economy. If there is no change in 2 liter engine, this car will offer combined fuel economy of 29 mpg for FWD version and for AWD configuration, 28 mpg. For 2.5 liter engine, combined fuel economy will be 27 mpg for FWD and 26 mpg for AWD. These figures are only applicable if there are no changes in engine.
2017 Mazda CX-5: Release Date and Price
2017 Mazda CX-5 is not available yet. It is expected to release in the year 2016. Price of base model of this car is expected to be around $ 28 000 to $ 30 000.