www.ibucar.com – 2016 Mazda CX-9 is part of second generation that gets many updates from predecessor. Manufacturer claims this new car is completely fresh and no longer has sharing platform with others. CX-9 is classified as mid-size crossover. The car cabin is bigger than standard crossover and it can be occupied by seven passengers, including driver. It is one of benefit of this car. Some changes can be seen in engine room and exterior.
2016 Mazda CX-9 Reviews
Mazda has mutual agreement with Ford to share vehicle platform. Several Mazda product is based on Ford vehicle. However, 2016 CX-9 is completely out of sharing platform. Mazda has done some research on customer needs and the result is brand new crossover. Engine capacity is lower than first generation. It has 2.5 liter turbocharged injection. The standard model on this engine can exhaust more than 250 HP at 500 rpm. This number is very competitive to face against SUV class.
This car uses six-speed automatic transmission. Manufacturer provides two options of driving mode. You get four-wheel drive as standard or pick optional all-wheel drive. Mazda applies technology called Dynamic Pressure Turbo in four cylinder of engine. This is refinement from V6 engine type in the first generation. Moreover, Mazda states this technology is designed to keep the ability of engine regarding its speed.
2016 Mazda CX-9 Price
The price of 2016 Mazda CX-9 starts at $32,000. It will go up depend on what variant that customers choose and several additional package. Touring variant will cost more than $36,000. It has power liftgate and blind spot control. Driver will see which part of the car which has potential side for blind spot. The other variants are Grand Touring and Signature. All of model have LED lighting on headlamp.
- 2016 Mazda CX9 price USA starts from $32,000
- 2016 Mazda CX9 price Canada: from $32,000
- 2016 Mazda CX9 price Australia: +/- $32,000
2016 Mazda CX-9 Interior Colors
Interior for 2016 CX-9 has many upgrades. As crossover, this car is designed to make passenger feel comfortable in any road. Three rows for seats are enough to bring your family and friends on this car. Mazda places touchscreen display at front dashboard to control the car. Other features on interior side are audio system, Port USB, navigation, accent lighting in LED, etc. The seats are designed in high-grade leather and the firm seatbelt will be available as safety tools.
2016 Mazda CX-9 Fuel Economy
Manufacturer introduces Mazda CX-5 and CX-9 in the same year. As for CX-9, customers can see the advantage from new engine and design. Mazda reduces weight significantly and the result is fuel efficiency. You need one gallon to reach 22 miles in city driving and 27 miles for highway. Many competitors cannot reach these numbers in fuel economy.