2018 Mazda CX-7 News, Specs, Release Date and Price

Monday, November 14th 2016. | Mazda

New Mazda CX 7 Front AngleMazda manufacturer plans to release the next generation of a compact crossover SUV in the showrooms. 2018 CX-7 will be designed with four doors. The car has capability to accommodate seven adults.

Besides that, the first generation has been released in 2006 at Los Angeles Auto Show. The model of 2018 Mazda CX-7 is a production version of MX-Crossport concept. Compared with the previous model, the latest CX-7 is able to give more convenience and enjoyable with high quality attributes and systems.

2018 Mazda CX-7 Exterior

New Mazda CX 7 Rear Angle

The exterior layout of new Mazda CX-7 will be taken from the affordable Koeru concept. It will make the new car has an ultra-sleek design along with some interesting details in the front and rear end. 2018 Mazda CX-7 will be completed with a sculpted and massive hood in the front end. Besides that, the side will be supported with shield-shaped grille. However, the frame of grille will be extended into the headlights, so new Mazda CX-7 more aggressive and masculine. There are available a slopping roof and sporty profile to add sporty appearance of the car. Affordable rear hatch in the rear end will be supported with massive bumper and large grille. All around will have some chrome details and some alloy wheels.

2018 Mazda CX-7 Interior

New Mazda CX 7 Interior

Talk about the interior layout, Koeru concept will be also applied for this sides. However, some details of the CX-5 model will be used by 2018 Mazda CX-7. As the result, both models have same steering wheel, which is awesome. Totally, the infotainment system will be different. There is available a touch screen display that will be free standing.  Overall cabin will also come out with aluminum accents to add luxurious look, so new Mazda CX-7 more premium. All seats will be covered using high quality of leather material to add more comfortable for long journey. Besides that, the seats will have several contrasts stitching from the material.

2018 Mazda CX-7 Engine

The latest Mazda CX-7 will be not constructed on its own platform. There are similarities among CX-5 architecture and 2018 Mazda CX-7, so it will be stretched a bit. A new suspension system will be added to improve the cornering and handling of the car. Besides that, at the rear, there are available a multi-link system and MacPherson front. A range of engine for new Mazda CX-7 will give new performance. The carmaker will provide a 2.0 liter SkyActiv unit to deliver 155 horsepower and 150 pounds feet of torque. As the alternative, there is also available a 2.5 liter SkyActiv unit. It has capability to generate 184 horsepower 185 pounds feet of torque. The latest Mazda CX-7 also get an oil-burner option. It will offer a 2.2 liter diesel unit. The engine is able to generate 173 horsepower and 310 pounds feet of torque. Next, all engines will be coupled with a 6-speed automatic transmission. The combination of engine will sent the power to front wheels and all wheels drive.

2018 Mazda CX-7 Release Date and Price

Officially, there is no confirmation by the carmaker, but 2018 Mazda CX-7 will arrive in the showrooms around 2017. The base price will start from $25,000.