The company Mazda has released the news on the air that the new 2017 Mazda CX-7 is the successor to the previous 2012 model. Details on the characteristics and performance of the new model were not disclosed. However, much more is expected from the CX-7 and much hope is invested in it. Exterior of the new model will not be significantly changed. Innovations will be seen in the base structure and in drive train. Mazda CX-7 will not have some significant modern innovations, which are characterized by competitive SUV. With drive to all four wheels, this car will be able to overcome all types of terrain. Thus, the designers planned to attract an older generation of customers, which corresponds to a stable car.
2017 Mazda CX-7: Specifications of Engine
The new model will drive with a 2.5 liter intercooled and turbocharged V6 engine. He will generate energy of 250 horse power and @ 5000rpm. Maximum torque will be 170 lb-ft. With new Mazda is expected to come @ 2500 rpm. There is speculation that there is a chance that the car is released on the market with a weaker engine. That would be a 2.0 liter inline 4 engine, which will create 200 horsepower. In that case, the torque will be 150 lb-ft. 2017 Mazda CX-7 will not bring a significant increase in power of the car. The focus will be shifted to reducing greenhouse gas emissions and increased fuel efficiency.
In addition to the basic model, manufacturers planning and hybrid model, an Atkinson cycle. This goes in hand with the trend in Japan, where this model showed its better fuel economy and greater range of functions. This version would be useful in city driving because of the low consumption. On motorways, drivers would not sensed a loss of power and the car would provide a satisfactory speed. Since it is capable of movement along the mountain roads, the drive would be transferred to the front wheels, instead of all-wheel drive.
We are not aware of what the transmission system was installed in the vehicle. It is expected to be 6 speed automatic as standard. Some experts speculate that it could be 8 speed automatic with a manual mode.
2017 Mazda CX-7: Redesign Exterior and Interior
As for the interior of 2017 Mazda CX-7, it will be simple and practical. The producer did not want to follow the current standards and make it futuristic. Instead of modern touch screen as well as in competitive vehicles in this model will retain control over buttons. It will feature a modern sound system, but it will be a control on it as before. Slow and less effective. The car will not be built-in navigation system. To have it, customers will have themselves to buy it further. These shortcomings will reject modern customers of SUVs. The interior will be partially groomed. Interior space will increase, so that the vehicle will be able to accommodate 5 passengers. Comfort will be enough for passengers to relax while driving.
Exterior will not be significantly altered. I will miss powerful set of modern SUVs. 2017 Mazda CX-7 will not have sports and elegant shades wearing that adorn modern SUV. Headlights will not use LED technology, which is now standard in modern vehicles.
Features which will have a new car are ABS, roll control, car stabilization and dual front airbags. The steering wheel will be telescopic and titled. There will be an option of selecting the power steering.
2017 Mazda CX-7: Price
The price of new model Mazda CX-7 will be under 40 000 dollars.