As far as SUV’s go, the introduction of the 2018 Mazda CX-7 has generated positive anticipation among fans. With the cosmetic changes that its exterior is set to bring, it will come across as an SUV with style and class. Add that to the fact that it will be an All Wheel Drive, its ability to handle any kind of terrain will endear it to a lot of buyers. The much-needed changes which have been done on this Japanese car are expected to handle fuel economy better as well as position it as a mid-size SUV that is designed for the family.
2018 Mazda CX-7 – Stylish Exterior and Interior Design
An improvement has been done to the dimension of the 2018 CX-7 which debuted in 2006. It is expected to be bigger in order to be qualified as a mid-size SUV. It comes with an updated grille and a larger side front bumper. One other feature is the digital entrance doors that are designed to be sensitive to finger contacts.
Thanks to some brilliant Japanese engineering, this greatly improved 2018 Mazda CX-7 has changed its entire appearance to accommodate some robust lines and a 19-inch wheel that can navigate through tough terrain conditions. The new headlights are LED-powered and its metallic will surely impress buyers.
The interior which has more leg room is nothing short of style and class. It comes with three rows of seats that can comfortably seat 5 passengers in addition to a spacious cabin and a large storage area. Safety features are not lacking in the 2018 Mazda CX-7. It comes with dual front airbags, forward collision warning, lane departure warning, and a roll stabilisation feature. With a fine blend of technology, the new Mazda CX-7 provides driving assistance in the form of cruise control. Also, satellite investigation, including a start and stop technology.
In terms of infotainment, both the passengers and driver get the best of Dolby Speakers, a touchscreen infotainment network, in addition to a menu framework. There is also an availability of Bluetooth, a WIFI LAN, and an ability to coordinate Smartphones.
2018 Mazda CX-7 – Powerful Engine and Performance
The beauty of the new Mazda CX-7 is the various engine options it provides. There is the 2.5-liter turbocharged engine which has the capacity of producing a maximum of 250 hp and a torque of 170 lb-feet. The other engine available is the 2.0-liter four cylinder engine. That can generate as much as 200 hp with a 150 lb-feet torque. Both 2018 Mazda CX-7 engines are either mated to a 6-speed automatic transmission or an 8-speed automatic transmission.
It has an EPA fuel economy that stands at 21 mpg in the city and 26 mpg on the highway. With a combined 24 mpg, it ranks well for producing less carbon dioxide. The acceleration from 0-60 mph in just 6.1 seconds makes this SUV’s quick acceleration one of the best in its category. It also sends the power it generates to the front axle and rear at the same time.
2018 Mazda CX-7 – Price and Expected Release Date
The suggested retail price of the 2018 Mazda CX-7 is expected to be under $40,000. Mazda has not yet confirmed a release date for the Mazda CX-7 2018 SUV. However, by the second quarter of 2018, this SUV is expected to be available in dealer shops.