2018 Mazda CX-9 Automatic Transmission Review & Changes – Mazda has disclosed up-dates for the CX-9, its biggest crossover, which may seat up to seven travelers. For the 2018 model year, all CX-9s now arrive standard with low-speed automatic crisis braking that really works up to 19 mph, blind spot alert and rear cross-traffic alert. The G-Vectoring Control system, no matter which so a bit lowers the engine’s torque to place more weight on the front wheels to increase the vehicle’s cornering and steering is now standard on all CX-9s as effectively.
Increased trim degrees go for heated up second-row seats and the full collection of active safety features are now available as standard on top grades or as an alternative on reducing ones. Soul Red Crystal, an exterior color that debuted on the 2017 CX-5, replaces Soul Red Metallic on the 2018 CX-9. The four trim amounts profit for the 2018 CX-9 with the base Sports trim starting at $33,070 which include vacation spot, a rise of $610 over last year’s starting price. Looking for all-wheel drive lumps the CX-9’s price by $1,800. Standard features on the Sports trim include towel furniture, LED headlights, 18-inch alloy wheels, the MazdaConnect infotainment system, a 7.-inch touchscreen, Bluetooth connectivity, and a rearview camera. You also can now choose for active safety features in the Sports trim with the Sports package, consisting of lane departure warning, high beam assist, lane keeping assist, automatic crisis braking for increased speeds, warmed up front seats, and full-speed adaptive cruise control.
Mid-level Touring models add a more keyless entry, an 8.-inch touchscreen, leather furniture, and a power front passenger seat. The Touring Premium package adds Lower body foglights, navigation, a 12-speaker Bose premium audio system, front parking sensors, retractable sunshades and a moonroof. Grand Touring versions get 20-inch alloy wheels, adaptive headlights, aluminum interior trim, a head-up display, warmed up second-row seats and a warmed up steering wheel. At the top of the CX-9 range is the Unique trim, which comes standard with all-wheel drive and has features exclusive to it like Auburn Nappa leather covers, rosewood interior trim by acoustic guitar producer Fujigen, and LED personal grille lighting.
All 2018 Mazda CX-9s appear standard with a 2.5-liter turbo-four rated at 250 hp on premium fuel or 227 hp on regular fuel and 310 lb-ft of torque. A six-speed automatic is the only transmission available. EPA fuel economy scores are 22/28 mpg city/highway for front-drive models and 20/26 mpg with all-wheel drive.