Mazda CX-8 will become the brand’s flagship in Japan

September 18, 2017 at 1:25 pm

Mazda CX-9 model is not available on Japanese markets and the top crossover in the line-up is a new CX-8 SUV. The Company already accepts pre-orders. The cost is 3 196 800 – 4 190 400 Yen. The customers can pick up their cars since December 14. The manufacturer will launch 1 200 copies a month.

A new Mazda CX-8 will be sold in Japan picture

A new Mazda CX-8 will be sold in Japan picture

The chassis are borrowed from the CX-9, but the suspension settings were slightly adjusted. For a new CX-8 the engineers offer only one motor, 2.2-liter diesel Skyactiv-D with an increased output equal to 190 horses and 450 Nm instead of 175-hp and 420 Nm. The car is supplied by G-Vectoring Control and 6-speed automatics. The drive system will be proposed front and four-wheel i-Activ AWD at customer’s choice, as well as six and seven-seat cabin.

The cabin is designed by 3 rows of seats image

The cabin is designed by 3 rows of seats image

The crossover’s dimensions are 4900/1840/1730 long/wide/tall, respectively. The wheelbase’ size makes 2930mm. The saloon has got three rows of seats. The novelty’s body can be painted in one of 7 offered colors, including dark blue, Red Soul Crystal and matte gray. The salon can be issued in four variants. They include natural and artificial leather, wood or fabric. Bose audio system and 4.6-inch diagonal are also included in the list of options of CX-8 SUV.

categoryCategories: New Models News