There might be a horde of other different sedans available in the market so why choose 2017 Mazda 6 over all those? It is very simple. The model delivers classy looking and great, comfortable interior designing, which is probably an award winner. There is also quite sharp engine with a decent amount of power, delivering a satisfactory performance, along with a fuel economy figure that does not bring a kink on the owner’s forehead. The model is great value for money, which is hard to get in these days and it offers high resale value.
What will be new?
The Mazda 6 was redesigned for the 2014 model and refreshed for 2016 model year. The new model brings some changes as well. Interior will add nappa leather seats and there will also be better sound insulation, new trim inserts, some safety and infotainment upgrades. The model will also benefit from the new G-vectoring control.
2017 Mazda 6: Elegant and Stylish Design
The styling of the new 2017 Mazda 6 won’t experience any changes and this model continues with familiar and sleek design. The front end includes Mazda’s signature grille adorned with metallic contour that runs around its down side and fits to the design of the headlights. Soft lines on hood and door panels and elegant roof line make it look elegant. The rear side includes sculpted tailgate and nice wrap-around taillights.
Interior features functional and clean design and delivers generous rear headroom and legroom. The trunk offers 14.8 cubic feet of capacity. Quality of materials is high and with contrasting trim inserts interior looks and feels up-scale.
New interior features
However, the new model will benefit from some improvements. The Premium package on Grand Touring models will add nappa leather covered seats with contrasting stitching. There will also be black headliner and heated rear outboard seats and heated steering wheel. The base Sport trim will now include standard Connect Infotainment system. The thicker front glass and better sound insulation will provide calm interior ambient.
More safety features
For the safety purposes the model will benefit from new added lane keeping assist, advanced blind-spot system and Traffic Sign Recognition.
2017 Mazda 6: Efficient powertrain
Powering this affordable and welcoming 2017 Mazda 6 is quite of an engine. Going under the hood is a 2.5 liter unit which will be packing four cylinders. It will be a normally aspirated one. What is the power of this engine? That is quite a surprising figure. This engine packs as much as 184 horsepower as well as a twist of 185 pounds feet! As for the transmission, a six speed automatic or manual will be provided which will be supporting a front wheel drive system.
On top of the powerful engine, 2017 6 will have offer impressive fuel economy. The EPA figure is rated at a mammoth 31/ 26/ 38 miles per gallon on combined/ city/ highway when running on the manual transmission. Buyers will have a choice of installing Mazda’s automatic transmission system which can make this figure stand at 29/ 25/ 37 miles per gallon on combined/ city/ highway.
2017 Mazda 6: Arrival, Price
The 2017 Mazda 6 will go on sale this September and price is yet to be reviled.