2020 Mazda CX 9 Redesign, Release Date, Price
2020 Mazda CX 9 Redesign, Release Date, Price – Changes on the new 2020 Mazda CX-9 will be the first major facelift since the vehicle entered the new generation. A mid-size SUV is stylish, comfortable, affordable. It is not bringing some spectacular equipment and options, but it doesn’t lack any vital piece either. With the integration of Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, we can’t find too many things we would like to see on the upcoming model. With only one engine in the offer, the Japanese company must think forward. We can hear rumours about the diesel version of the 2020 Mazda CX-9.
Changes and Interior
After the revisit of the interior, designers will pay more attention to the look of the 2020 Mazda CX-9. The new SUV will suffer some modifications up front. The new mask and headlights will refresh the appearance definitely. Wheels and side skirts will keep the shape we already used to see. Still, the upgrades on the front fascia should be enough to talk about significant refresh. The grille could be larger, although the CX-9 has the biggest one in the entire lineup.
Well, it is a large SUV compared to CX-5 and CX-3. The vehicle will use the same platform, and dimensions and sizes will be the same in the future. or the current edition, the SUV got some serious additions inside the cockpit. Designers were focused on comfort, so we are getting a more elegant and aesthetic cabin. The infotainment system is upgraded with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay.
Specs and Engine
A 2.5-litre inline-four engine is currently the only drivetrain available for the 2020 Mazda CX-9. This turbo unit is reliable and potent, with 230 hp and 310 lb-ft of torque. For a four-pot engine, it can offer a respectable towing capacity of 7,500 pounds. Still, it keeps mileage at high levels. A six-speed automatic gearbox is transferring power to front wheels by default. In this case, the SUV return 22/28 mpg for city/highway. With all-wheel drive, the CX-9 mileage drops to 20/26 mpg.
Fans of the 2020 Mazda CX-9 expect news about a possible diesel engine for the SUV. Rumours about this version are louder and louder, but still not so sure for the US edition. Still, the company considers adding a 2.2-litre diesel unit that offers better outputs.
Price and Release Date
The 2020 Mazda CX-9 will be available by the end of the year. Late in 2019, we will see the premier and the debut of the new model. Then, we will know more precise details about the diesel engine and prices. Expect the new CX-9 to start at the same level as its predecessor, around $33,000.