The 2017 Mazda CX-9 is a face lifted version of its previous lineup and it will lot redesigned parts. This new model will be based on new Ford CD3 platform which are also seen in Lincoln MKZ, Ford Fusion and many other models. This new platform also emphasizes on overall weight loss and SkyActiv technologies. This redesigned version will be first introduced in Los Angeles Auto Show and after it will hit the commercial market. After 2007 this model haven’t gone through much redesigning except some face-lifting. But this model will boast lot redesign feature which will be eminent both in exterior and interior.
2017 Mazda CX-9 – Exterior and Interior Design
The new Mazda CX-9 for 2017 will have lot redesigned part which will definitely increase the outlook beauty. This version will belong to the second generation of its lineup. The whole redesigning it has incorporated is based on the Mazda’s current styling language. This full-size SUV will have a long front overhang and hood that gives it’s a sporty and bold look. The grill is complemented with chrome linings giving it a distinct look. The other redesign parts in the front fascia includes fog lamp with curvy surrounding, shiny body bumper and new LED light.
The side part has been resigned with new streamlines, black lower side panel, chrome side window surrounding and pop up style body door handle. The side part will also new alloy wheels which adds to the look of the car. Around back this crossover SUV looks like a larger version of Mazda CX5 having almost same kind of equipment styling. It will have sport style LED tail light, programmable tailgate and curvy bumper. The CX9’s additional length and upright front end exudes good stance and makes it a top-tier crossover.
The redesigned interior of 2017 Mazda CX-9 is slightly different from previous model though the interior haven’t gone any drastic makeover. It would have a two-tone interior and doesn’t exhibit any fancy equipment’s. For seats it will have some new bucket style leather seats with variable power adjustable feature and lumbar support. The front panel equips upgraded three spoke steering wheel with all controls, center infotainment screen, extended center console and dashboard has been extended up to the door handles. Other than this new addition will be made which will include Active Driving Display, Mazda connect with internet connectivity and i-Active sense. The cluster gauge has been redesigned with new graphics and dials. For this new model customer can choose the color of their two-tone interior.
2017 Mazda CX-9 – Engine Specs
The 2017 Mazda CX-9 will come boosted with a new 2.5 liter four-cylinder turbo unit SkyActiv engine that can crank out more than 275 horsepower and 280 lb-ft of torque. This new power train might equip an automatic power train with the option of two-wheel drive and all wheel drive.
The redesigned body and engine will improve the fuel efficiency and will produce better fuel consumption. This new platform has been designed in such a way that 2017 Mazda CX-9 can produce massive performance at lesser fuel rate.
2017 Mazda CX-9 – Release Date and Price
The new model 2017 Mazda CX-9 will be release at the end of 2016. The price for this model will depend of equipment. In this moment there is no official word about price.