2017 Mazda CX-9 Price, Engine

Mazda recently has been on a winning spree with a steady stream of launches that may not excel in terms of power, but more than makes up for their value for money aspect. One of the popular models that was widely revered to be a family favourite is being refreshed and will be launched as the 2017 Mazda CX-9. After two years of speculation, it was about time for the company to have revealed the model at the Los Angeles auto show. It is based on the same platform as the more compact CX-5 model and utilizes SkyActiv in it’s under the hood features.

2017 Mazda CX-9 front

2017 Mazda CX-9 – Exterior and Interior Changes

As most other future releases by Mazda, 2017 Mazda CX-9 is also based on the popular KODO design language that provides a long-lasting impressive visual cue with cosmetic enhancements, while keeping the base same. While the front end is quite similar to that of smaller CX-5, the rear side has a completely reinvigorated design characterized mainly by a pair of highly stylish exhaust tips.

Other changes are minor in detail and would most likely go amiss from eyes that are not trained to notice changes. The standard version comes with 18 inch wheel but there will be an option to go for 20 inch variants, with better performing tyres than the usual.

Cabin space of 2017 Mazda CX-9 has been designed using a minimalistic design language that speaks volumes about the company’s intention. This vehicle is aimed at families with large number of members as it consists of a spacious cabin with highly comfortable seats, wrapped in leather. The centre console system has also been simplified and digital panels have been replaced with knob-based navigation and infotainment system.

The base variant of the car will come with a longer wheelbase that is around 2.2 inch larger than the present version. There will be a variety of technological advancements like USB charging points, fantastic audio system, and also driving aid tools that greatly makes the car easy and fun to drive.

2017 Mazda CX-9 interior

2017 Mazda CX-9 – Engine Specs and Performance

2017 Mazda CX-9 has done away with the previous V-6 engine and replaced it with a SkyActiv turbocharged variant. The previous version had an engine of 3.7 L unit that had the capability to produce up to 273 HP while going at roughly 4250 rpm. This model will be definitely more powerful and produce better horsepower while going at just 2000 RPM. When it comes to fuel economy, this car should be the master because it is meant for families that value efficiency over power.

The engine will be mated to a six-speed automatic transmission, and the base version will come riding on front wheels. And all wheel drive variant will be available for those who have a penchant for greater power.

Of course, car care and maintenance are very important if you want to have a releable engine.

2017 Mazda CX-9 rear

2017 Mazda CX-9 – Price and Release Date

The company has set the price of 2017 Mazda CX-9 very strategically so as to get maximum attention from all types of buyers. Expect to spend around $ 31,000 for the base version, once it comes out during the middle of 2016.

3 Responses to 2017 Mazda CX-9 Price, Engine

  1. David Morales says:

    looking for the 2017 Mazda CX 9 what is the price

    • admin says:

      The estimated price is $31.500 for the basic version. If you want Sport package that will cost you about $32,450 and Touring version is starting from $36,000. The price for the 2017 CX-9 Grand Touring version will start at $40,000. If you want AWD option you must add about $1,700 on this prices and if you want to get some of the premium colors such are “Soul Red Metallic” or “Machine Gray Metallic” you must add $300 more.
      The more about prices and other specs we will know in the June 2016 when will begin sales of the new 2017 Mazda CX-9.

  2. rick fraracci says:

    Where is the new engine made for the cx9

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