Diffused the first image of the crossover-large SUV 2018 Mazda CX-8. Marketing at the end of 2017 in Japan, it will probably also arrive in Europe.
The Mazda CX-8 2018 is a large crossover SUV. For the moment it is destined to the Japanese market, where it will arrive at the end of 2017. However, it is likely to be exported at international level as well. Almost certainly in the United States, where these dimensions are considered little more than average and are very much required. It will probably also come to Europe, although at the moment it is not known whether we will actually see it from our sides and, in case, when. The Mazda CX-8 is therefore destined to become the flagship of the House in Yokohama.
2018 Mazda CX-8 SUV design, dimensions, and engines
The 2018 Mazda CX-8 has dimensions from segment e. The sector where the competition bears challenging names: Audi Q7, BMW X5, Infiniti Qx70, Jeep Grand Cherokee, Lexus RX, Mercedes GLE, Porsche Cayenne, Range Rover Sport, Volkswagen Touareg, Volvo XC90. Its measurements are: length 4,900 mm, width 1,840 mm, height 1,730 mm, pitch 2,930 mm. In addition, the Mazda CX-8 2017 has seven seats, then the third row of seats. This is the first model of this brand to have this configuration. With regard to the design of the Mazda CX-8, the only available image from the Japanese house shows all the grandeur of the vehicle; However, it also appears quite slender, thanks to the very long wheelbase, to the contents and to the first upright quite backward. For the remainder the stylistic imprint Mazda is visible (called Kodo, the soul of the movement).
The only other information currently available concerns the choice of engine for the 2018 Mazda CX-8. It will be the diesel Skyactiv-D 2.2, without specifying the power. It will be combined with the automatic transmission to six sky active-drive ratios. Nothing is known at the time of the interior.