2017 Mazda CX-4 New Crossover
By all indications Mazda will expand the offering in the growing crossover SUV segment. It was clear when the company presented Koeru Concept, in Frankfurt 2015. After that appeared photos of the future production model. Rumors and unofficial information indicate that this is a 2017 Mazda CX-4, which will take place between the CX-3 and CX-5 SUV models. The published photos and recordings of the new CX-4 indicate high similarity with Koeru Concept model. For now, no official confirmation about the new Mazda crossover, but it is certain that Mazda is preparing a novelty.
If we accept the rumor that Koeru Concept, the announcement for the future serial crossover Mazda, and if we consider the similarities, it becomes much more logical. Translated from the Japanese language, “Koeru” has the meaning “keep going”. This can be interpreted as the tendency of the company to continue to develop new models and so begin a new chapter in the design and construction of their vehicles. We hope that the 2017 Mazda CX-4 really bring something new and that it will be successful as well as the CX-3 and CX-5 models.
2017 Mazda CX-4 Specs
New Mazda Crossover is designed in the form of a coupe. We are witnessing a growing number of new crossover SUV coupe models. Such models are becoming increasingly popular, and Mazda is ready to offer customers its own version. Serial 2017 Mazda CX-4 arrives with a less aggressive design, with wheels of smaller diameter, compared to Koeru Concept. What we can see from the photos available, indicates the great similarity interior CX-4 and CX-9 models.
Vehicle dimensions will be similar as the dimensions of the concept. Koeru Concept is 460 cm long, 190 cm wide, his height is 150 cm. With lower clearance from CX-3 and CX-5, 2017 Mazda CX-4 is sportier oriented than traditional Mazda crossover SUV models. As with all models of the new generation of carmakers, and CX-4 will be designed in accordance with the new KODO design.
In accordance with the previous experience, it is expected by 2017 CX-4 gets four-cylinder diesel and petrol engines SKYACTIV. According to some reports, 2017 Mazda CX-4 will be offered with the 2.0-liter SKYACTIV-G petrol engine from the new CX-5 models. The diesel version of the model should offer a 1.5-liter SKYACTIV-D diesel engine, located in the Mazda CX-3 crossover. Range of powertrains should complement and 2.5-liter petrol engine. To transfer the engine power to the drive wheels will be in charge 6-speed, manual or automatic transmission.