Some sources claim that the Japanese car manufacturer Mazda, serious in intent to return to the market, SUV CX-7. The same sources say that the Mazda company is working on developing this model, and that the 2016 Mazda CX-7 hit the market in the first half of 2016. Before that, the company will present the new 2016 Mazda CX-9 full-size SUV.
Considering that the demand for crossover SUVs in the expansion, it is not surprising the company’s decision to re-commence production of this model. CX-7 was present on the market since 2006. 2012, the company decided to stop production of this model. Meanwhile, Mazda is promoting the new CX-3 crossover model. According to some statistics, half of the cars sold by the end of this decade will be the SUV models. Vacant position in the range of SUV models, the company has decided to fill with the new 2016 Mazda CX-7.
2016 Mazda CX-7 – Design
The new Mazda CX-3 is an urban crossover. Beside it, the company offers a 2016 Mazda CX-5, which is the top-selling mid-size SUVs and full-size SUV CX-9. 2016 Mazda CX-7 will not have a tough road to new customers. Considering that was already present on the market, this model has its fans.
The company has decided that 2016 Mazda CX-7 to be based on a smaller CX-5 model. Design, features and technologies will be taken from 2016 CX-5 SUV. However, the new CX-7 SUV will be slightly longer and will offer in the configuration 5 + 2. These two additional seats make the difference between these two models. Although the additional seats are intended exclusively for the transport of children, many consumers opt to buy, just such a vehicle because of additional options. These two additional seats will not affect the comfort and spaciousness that this vehicle so far offered. Production of 2016 Mazda CX-7 will take place in Hiroshima plant in Japan.
2016 Mazda CX-7 – Specs
In addition to the design and basic functions, the 2016 CX-7 will borrow and power units from 2016 Mazda CX-5 models. These are four-cylinder petrol and diesel engines, made by the SKYACTIV technology. Known for its economy and performance, these engines will provide excellent characteristics of the vehicle.
Before the withdrawal from production, the CX-7 SUV is offered with three different versions of the engines, three transmission types and versions with 4×2 and 4×4 drive. The wider specifications of the new 2016 Mazda CX-7 SUV, has not yet been formally submitted. However, there is no doubt that the new model will offer a number of options, and it will be available in 4×4 version.
Price of 2016 CX-7
Since 2016 Mazda CX-7 will take place between 2016 CX-5 and 2016 CX-9 models, it is assumed that the price will be less than $ 50,000.