[YesAuto News] A few days ago, we reported that Mazda will launch the CX-7 in the Japanese market. Let's take everyone to learn about this SUV.
The predecessor of the Mazda CX-7 was the MX-Crossport Concept concept car that was unveiled at the 2005 North American International Auto Show. It was officially launched in the North American market in May 2006. It is the first model of Mazda's North American strategic car.
According to Mazda, the CX-7 cleverly integrates the powerful sports car body design with the practical performance of the SUV car. It is not equivalent to a traditional SUV, and allows drivers and passengers to fully enjoy the “Fun to Drive ( Driving pleasure)” Crossover SUV. The body size is 4675mm in length × 1870 in width × 1645mm in height and 2750mm in wheelbase.
From the CX-7, you can see the brand spirit of Mazda Zoom-Zoom: the exaggerated wheel arches and the front windshield tilted up to 66° make the vehicle lines look stretched and smooth. With the 18-inch aluminum alloy wheels, it is full of fullness. The sporty breath.
Open the door, CX-7 can also arouse your desire to drive: the three-round instrument panel with red digital pointers, sports electric seats, although the CX-7 sold in Japan only has a single black interior, it will also give people a kind of Mysterious feeling.
Other configurations, such as 30GB HDD satellite navigation system, anti-theft system, cruise control system, parking assist system, constant temperature air conditioning, etc. are all standard. In addition, the dual-row five-seater design makes the luggage compartment more flexible and has multiple storage spaces, showing the comfort and convenience of the CX7.
In terms of power and transmission system, based on the MZR 2.3-liter inline four-cylinder gasoline direct-injection turbocharged engine, Mazda has specially tuned the CX-7 with a maximum output of 238 horsepower/2000～4500rpm and a peak torque of 350N ·M/2500rpm, equipped with an electronically controlled 6-speed automatic transmission.
The driving method adopts 2WD (FF front-drive) and 4WD (four-wheel drive). In terms of suspension system, the front Macpherson type and the rear multi-link type are matched to ensure the comfort of driving and riding.
The price of Mazda CX-7 in the Japanese market is 3,040,000 yen to 3,400,000 yen for 2WD models, or approximately RMB 203,000 to 224,000; 4WD models are 3,3,660,000 yen, or approximately 218,000 to 243,000 yen (both including tax). ), 380 vehicles are expected to be sold monthly.
It was previously reported that Tribute (Cupid) will be produced in Hainan Mazda, but now it seems that this product has been “aborted.” As the successor model of Tribute, whether CX-7 will be introduced into China, we will continue to pay attention to it!