There is no doubt that Mazda is one of the best vehicle manufacturers in this world as this company has been known to produce magnificent cars from time to time. Likewise, Mazda RX-9 2017 is a wonderful creation by the company. The word of Mazda presenting this sports car was heard a couple of years ago but now the time and hour have come that the company will be releasing this beast on the open grounds. Being the successor of Mazda RX-8, this Mazda RX-9 is a high-profile sports car for big boys.
Mazda RX-9 2017: Engine Specs
According to some reliable sources, it has been said that this new Mazda RX-9 has a completely new engine. This new engine is a 1.3-liter dual rotor unit which will produce 400 hp and equal amounts of torque.
This engine has also been referred to as a state of the art engine. The turbo compressors play a vital role in the generation of this high power. It has been said that a 6-speed automatic transmission system will be used with this engine. Although, there is no detailed information about the mileage of this 2017 Mazda RX-9, its overall mileage on average is going to be 20 miles per gallon.
Mazda RX-9 2017: Exterior Body
This new Mazda RX-9 2017 will bear great similarities to its predecessors. Although bearing similarities, this RX-9 looks much better than the previous models as an aggressive accent has been added to its design language.
Most important changes/improvements are the reduction in weight. This reduced overall weight helps in maintaining a high performance. The design and shape of this car are also affected by aerodynamics. This aerodynamic control helps to maintain stability and traction.
As this Mazda RX-9 2017 is a sports car, its ground clearance has been kept very low which, again, is a factor that is just needed in a sports car. Grille dominates the front fascia as it is wide, the headlights have an elongated shape, and the hood has been aerodynamically sculpted. A new set of lightweight aluminum alloy wheels will also be added.
Interior cabin of 2017 Mazda RX-9
Changes are to a great extent in the interior cabin too. Fine materials like leather have been used for the upholstery. The dashboard is different from what it is in its predecessor, the infotainment touchscreen display is now bigger in size.
Seats have 2+2 configuration, an automatic gearbox sits astride of the center console. Readability and usability have been increased on the driver’s console,lighting is done by LEDs, and vehicle monitoring has been made on the go.
Apart from all these, features of safety (which are the most important) have been presented which includes lane departure warning, blind spot monitoring, tire pressure monitoring, stability and traction control, automatic braking and many others.
Mazda RX-9 2017: Competitors, Launch Date, and Price
The Porsche Cayman and Jaguar F-type will be core rival of this model. This new Mazda RX-9 2017 is said to be released during early onset of 2017. Its makers of this sports car have kept its pricing at $50,000 and will be more for higher trims.