Mazda is working to forced marches to have a CX-5 7-seater

Mazda CX-5 2017

fever SUV seems to have no boundaries between the customers and different markets since the marks do not stop launching models of this type. Since arriving to the market each time have won more adherents, and to such an extent has come to the issue that many are the brands that live almost exclusively sell this type of vehicle. Mazda is one of these brands, since it launched the CX-3, CX-5 and CX-9 (only in the united States and certain markets) fifty percent of his sales mix is formed by these models.

In the united States and Canada SUVS are once again back in fashion and although in both markets already have the CX-9 have decided to launch a new variant of the CX-5. As we all know the SUV the middle of the japanese manufacturer is only available with a cabin for five people, but now you will united States the new Volkswagen Tiguan AllSpace with space for up to seven vacancies of Hiroshima don’t want to lose ground against the germans.

Mazda CX-5 2017

According to internal reports of the company nippon, Mazda is working to launch a elongated version of the new CX-5 with space for seven passengers. The idea that they have in the brand is to compete directly against the aforementioned Volkswagen and the Nissan X-Trail because they are the ones that most sales are hogging in the segment. With the growth in size of this version would be situated just below the CX-9 and cover a larger spectrum of the SUV market.

This stretched version of the CX-5 should be have the same 2.70 meters wheelbase that the standard model, but to improve your passenger compartment is lengthen the rear overhang. Therefore, the mark will not play in excess of its already-good platform SkyActiv. range mechanics, should be incorporated into the already well-known blocks 2.0-liter and 2.5-liter SkyActiv-G (gasoline), as well as the 2.2-liter SkyActiv-D (diesel) is offered in the normal version.

For now nothing is known of when it might be on sale or which would be their prices. However, it is likely to start deliveries in a first time in Japan, and the United States, and then spend the rest of the market.

Source – Mazda

Mazda CX-5
From 25.470 euro