2020 Mazda 6 Rumors, Changes, Release Date
2020 Mazda 6 Rumors, Changes, Release Date – Mazda 6 provided substantial updates with 2017 MY, but the Japanese manufacturer doesn’t want to stop there. The auto market is ever evolving and the time will soon come for a new instalment of this sedan. The Hiroshima-based company plans to launch 2020 Mazda 6 in late 2019 or early 2020 with some groundbreaking changes. According to there exist a possibility that new 6 sedans could come equipped with rear-wheel-drive.
They continue by saying that this switch will be a joint project between two huge Japanese car giants. Toyota and Mazda. These two will allegedly work on a shared FR platform which will be manufactured by Toyota. The same underpinnings will be what will lie under the much anticipated RX-9 sports car.
Redesign and Interior
Design wise it will be hard to predict in which direction will 2020 Mazda 6 go. With the latest facelift, they added few subtle touches upfronts, on the sides, and at the back. New grille, headlights, taillights, and sharper sidelines added a bit of aggression to this sedan. We will be able to tell you more about the looks of new 6, after Mazda 3 hist the dealerships, as two models will share most of the traits.
With latest version the Mazda’s ‘inside the cabin’ accent was on the driving technologies, and safety features. With added comfort, and car handling they hit the bulls-eye, so this is a direction they will take with 2020 6 Mazda. All that is left is to wait and see, what they have in store for us.
Engine and Rumors
With this development, the unit that will power 2020 Mazda 6 will most likely be a 2.0-litre spark controlled compression engine. Also, the option of a mild-hybrid powered by 48-volt battery remains on the table. Mazda will also showcase to the world a SkyActiv-D Gen 2 turbo diesel at the same time as the new Mazda 6 gets its release.
This means in 2020 or late 2019. 2018 Mazda 6 uses a 2.5-litre Skyactiv-G gasoline 4-cylinder engine as its standard unit. It comes paired with either Skyactiv-MT 6-speed manual transmission and the Skyactiv-Drive 6-speed automatic. The new bill introduced in 2017 was a turbocharged 2.5-litre 4-cylinder engine which was borrowed from much larger CX-9 SUV. This one comes tied only to a six-speed automatic gearbox.
Release Date and Price
With all of the above said, we can almost with absolute certainty claim, that the new 2020 Mazda 6 will arrive late next year, or early in 2020. This fist their current timetable if we take into account that facelifted version came out for 2017 MY, so 2020 MY will be out in late 2019 or at the begging of the following year. If something changes in the mid-time, we’ll be quick to update our article.