Mazda 6 2017-2018 – planned restyling
Restyled Mazda 6 in the new sedan and wagon bodies will be presented to viewers in October 2016 at the Paris Motor Show. The car has not only changed the appearance, but also won many new advanced features that make driving more comfortable and safe.
Externally, the car has changed slightly. The exterior mirrors now have LED direction indicators. Shape of the rear position lamps has also changed. In addition, a new version of the color of the car body – Machine Grey.
In general, silhouette of the “six” body remains the same sporty and dynamic. It is made in the corporate style of the Japanese manufacturer, has a wide grille with chrome surround, headlamps of narrowed shape, and bold stiffening ribs on the hood and stylish relief side of the body.
In the vehicle cabin changes are more noticeable. Steering wheel shape was upgraded, it has become more convenient and functional. The instrument panel has got an informative full-color screen of diagonal of 4.6 inches.
Also, great attention was paid to the sound insulation of the car. In order to maximize the figure, acoustic cladding was installed in doors, ceiling and under the floor, the door seals were improved, as well as windshield of increased thickness was installed.
For trimming traditionally were used natural and artificial materials of superior quality. Driver’s and front passenger’s seats are particularly comfortable, and the rear row of seats easily accommodates three adult passengers.
For potential buyers is available a wide range of gasoline and diesel engines, and a rich list of standard and optional equipment. In various versions, updated “six” will have the following options:
— Various trim options;
— multimedia device with a variety of different options and additional controls on the steering wheel;
— heated front seats, rear-view mirrors and steering wheel;
— electric drive of front seats adjustments and settings memory;
— dead zone monitoring system;
— motion control in lanes and reading road signs;
— pedestrian recognition system equipped with camera;
— intelligent cruise control;
— speed limit control function.
For restyled Mazda 6, the following options of petrol and diesel engines are available:
- Petrol 2.0 liters, capacity of 145 and 165 hp mated to a 6-speed manual transmission or a 6-band automatic;
- Petrol 2.5 liter, capacity 192 hp with an automatic transmission;
- Diesel 2.2 liter, capacity of 150 and 170 hp
For the diesel versions of the car is optionally available an all-wheel drive. All powertrains have low fuel consumption and meet environmental standards Euro 6. Fuel consumption on the combined cycle for diesel engines is about 5 l/100 km. In addition, diesel engines are equipped with a special system, which gives them a pleasant sound during operation.