Mazda Company will show the European versions of the updated CX-5 and Mazda6 during the Geneva Motor Show, which will take place in March.
The Japanese officially confirmed that unlike the US, in Europe will be available including all-wheel drive modification “six”.
Recall that in late November, Mazda introduced in Los Angeles updated versions of the CX-5, sedan Mazda6 and the new compact crossover CX-3, intended for the US market. Japanese cars to Europe as a whole is repeated refinement of the exterior and interior of the US version includes changes grille, bumper, new exterior colors and an expanded list of options.
However, for the Europeans will be available Mazda6 wagon diesel 2.2-liter engine family and SkyActiv-wheel drive system on the model of the CX-5. At the same time, the crossover will get a petrol engine volume 2.5 liters and kinetic energy recovery system i-Eloop.
Both “Mazda” will be offered with a multimedia system, which is controlled by means of a 7-inch touch screen, which can be supplemented with a projection screen. Furthermore, in addition to the existing “options”, cars will be equipped with adaptive LED- headlamps, which quenched rays beam in the direction of oncoming or car, as well as a function of the mode of operation.
Updated Mazda6 and Mazda CX-5 will debut in Geneva
European debut titled two updated models Mazda6 and Mazda CX-5 will be held at the Geneva Motor Show in March 2015. The main emphasis updates related to security technologies, expand the list of options and a more refined interior materials.
Updated Mazda 6 and Mazda CX-5 will be the first model in the line Mazda, equipped with a system ALH (Adaptive LED Headlights). These adaptive LED headlamps, which consist of four fully independent LED units that can operate in standalone mode.
In order to avoid dazzling other drivers, the system extinguishes ALH rays beam emanating in the direction of approaching or following in the same direction of the car, while other lights remain on, thereby improving visibility in the dark.
In addition, the system provides for an increase of the angle-beam headlamps and automatic correction of the luminous flux. Thus, the system ALH combines existing in some Mazda models option of switching beam HBC (High Beam Control) and Adaptive Headlights AFS (Adaptive Front-lighting System).
Expansion of the complex security model update Mazda6 and Mazda CX-5 – a control system “blind zones» BSM (Blind Spot Monitoring), which complements the existing tracking system for vehicles approaching from behind RVM (Rear Vehicle Monitoring). Control system for road markings LAS (Line-keep Assist System), among other things, to make adjustments to the algorithm of the steering wheel, helping to avoid accidental travel outside lane – it will complement the warning system lane departure LDWS (Lane Departure Warning System). Also improved security in braking SCBS (Smart City Brake Support), which automatically increases the braking force in the event of a collision risk.
Also, Mazda CX-5 and Mazda6 2015 model year will be equipped with the function mode of the engine and transmission, allowing a choice between economical or active mode, depending on the need.
Interior features of the updated models – is the evolution of the interface HMI “Man-Machine”. Ergonomics and focusing on the driver, attention to passengers and access control functions through a system of MZD Connect, supports synchronization with a smartphone.
The projection of the systems, as well as chambers parking system is made on a 7-inch touchscreen display, which integrates new features infotainment system, and in addition to her renewed Mazda6 equipped with a projection screen over the central instrument panel.
Ideally the general level of quality of materials and options of the cabin, an electronic parking brake, which was first used for European models Mazda, replaced the traditional lever, thus giving the center console trim appearance. In addition, optimization of suspension assemblies and additional sound insulation significantly improved comfort during active movement and reduce noise in the cabin.