In the heart of the model formed the rear-wheel drive architecture FR provided by Toyota under the agreement on cooperation between automakers. The design of the car resembles the Vision concept Coupe shown earlier at the auto show in Tokyo.
In the salon has changed the design of the Central console and the dashboard have lost their “wells”. In addition to information and entertainment complex with a new eight-inch touchscreen display, it is possible to order system of the circular video review and a projector that displays the image on the windshield. Even the Mazda6 got a new top bundle Signature with decorative touches of Japanese white nut.
In the engine range also upgraded to 2.5-liter “atmosfernika” direct injection fuel system and deactivate half of the cylinders with a capacity of 192 horsepower, there was a turbocharged unit of similar capacity, developing 230 and 253 “horse” (depending on octane of fuel). The same engine is on a large crossover CX-9.
The American market updated Mazda6 will be released next spring, time of appearance models in other countries will be announced later. The main competitors of new items will be Toyota Camry and Honda Accord.