The new Mazda CX-9 is the talk of the town and the most interesting thing about the car besides the design is the new engine under the hood. When the new car was unveiled the new and more powerful engine CX-9 was showed. So what is the relation between the 2018 Mazda CX-5 model and the Mazda CX-9 engine?
According to Mazda, the CX-9 engine is designed to be compact and can be easily fitted to the other Mazda models in the future.This way it can be fitted to 2018 Mazda CX-5 to improve its performance.
According to MCrunch the customers of Mazda CX-5 have not been happy with the current version of the engine. The feedback of many customers showed that the current Mazda CX-5 engine lacks power and there is a feeling that the engine is not powerful enough.
The new engine will certainly bring some of the best improvements in the power of Mazda CX-5. There will be some exterior upgrades as well in the new Mazda CX-5 model.
What Is Inside The New Mazda CX-9 Engine?
Mazda has done some of the biggest and the unique things with the new CX-9 engine in order to stay true with its slogan ‘driving matters’. According to Cheatsheet the pros and cons of the CX-9 Powertrain are-
- The four cylinder 2.5 liter engine generates 250 horsepower as the peak output, 310 pound-feet as torque and can pull up to 3500 pounds.
- The engine runs on 87 octane and gives the fuel performance of 27 mile per gallon on the highway without an issue. Opting for the premium gives power gains.
- In sport mode the six speed automatic gear system is seamless as it holds high RPM in this mode. The power is delivered to all the four corners without hesitation, thanks to Mazda’s i-Active AWD system.
- But the exhaust system looks restrictive and the engineers admit this due to emission standards which are needed to be followed.
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