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Mazda 6 Wagon To Premier At 2012 Paris Motor Show

Mazda 6 Wagon To Premier At 2012 Paris Motor Show

Mazda this week announced that they would premier the Mazda 6 Wagon at the Paris Motor Show which runs from the 27th of September.

Tthe Mazda 6 sedan and wagon, will be displayed at the Paris Motor Show and will  will feature Mazda’s new SKYACTIV-D 2.2 clean diesel engine.

The SKYACTIV-D 2.2 diesel engine is available in either Standard Power or High Power versions. Both engine types comply with Europe’s Euro 6 emissions standards. Additionally, the new Mazda6 will also be available with the SKYACTIV-G 2.0 and SKYACTIV-G 2.5 direct injection gasoline engines.

Sales of the 2013 Mazda 6 will begin in Europe later this year.

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Mazda 6 Premièred at 2012 Moscow Motor Show

Mazda 6 Premièred at 2012 Moscow Motor Show

Over the last couple of months we have written a few articles about the new Mazda 6 (read article here).  Mazda chose the 2012 Moscow Motor Show to premier the new Mazda 6.

The Mazda 6 features Mazda’s new SKYACTIV TECHNOLOGY and the “KODO – Soul of Motion”design language.

According to Hiroshi Kajiyama, the new Mazda 6 program manager,

“The distinctive design hints at the power and agility with which the car moves. A variety of original innovations support a comfortable and enjoyable driving experience. Mazda’s superb engineering and craftsmanship have realized a car that handles so well it seems to respond directly to the driver’s intentions rather than the physical manipulations of steering, braking and accelerating. In short, the new Mazda 6 offers the “joy of driving” that people have come to expect from Mazda, but the experience starts even before you get behind the wheel and lingers long after the drive is over. I can’t wait to see the look on the faces of people getting out of the car after their first time behind the wheel of the new Mazda 6.”

The new Mazda 6 will be powered by 2 engine derivatives the 2.0 and 2.5 litre SKYACTIV-G engines. The SKYACTIV-G 2.0 will a have a maximum torque of 210 Nm/ 4,000 rpm and maximum power output of 110 kW / 6,000 rpm. The SKYACTIV-G 2.5  will have a maximum torque of 256 Nm/ 3,250 rpm and maximum power output of 141 kW / 5,700 rpm. The SKYACTIV-G 2.0 will be mated to a 6 speed SKYACTIV-DRIVE automatic transmission or 6 speed SKYACTIV manual  gear box whereas the SKYACTIV-G 2.5 will be mated to a SKYACTIV-DRIVE transmission.

Some of the  new technological features on the Mazda 6 include the i-stop idling stop system, the i-ELoop system Mazda’s unique brake energy regeneration system, as a well as a variety of advanced active safety technologies. For example, Rear Vehicle Monitoring (RVM) and Adaptive Front Lighting system (AFS) driver awareness and improve field of vision at night, and the Smart City Brake Support (SCBS) system which will take steps to avoid or reduce the severity of an accident even if the driver takes no action. Other than this the passive safety systems will also act to minimize damage when a collisions occurs.

Global sales of the new Mazda 6 are to start towards the end of 2012.

Watch one of the new Mazda 6 videos, released as part of the Mazda 6 premier at the Moscow Motor Show.

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First Official Pictures of New Mazda 6

First Official Pictures of New Mazda 6

Over the last few weeks Mazda has let loose teaser videos of the new Mazda 6. Well Mazda yesterday sent out a press release with the first official pictures of the new Mazda 6.

Mazda will hold the world premiere of the all new Mazda 6 at its press conference on August 29 at the 2012 Moscow Motor Show.

The new Mazda 6 is the second of Mazda’s new generation of products which incorporate both the full range of SKYACTIV technologies and the new KODO-SOUL OF MOTION design language. It will also be the first model equipped with Mazda’s brake energy regeneration system, i-ELOOP.

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New Mazda 6 Teaser Video

New Mazda 6 Teaser Video

 

A new teaser video of the Mazda 6 was released earlier this week. The new Mazda 6 is touted to be strongly influenced by the TAKERI concept which was first revealed at the 2011 Tokyo Motor Show.

The Mazda6 incorporates many of the notable KODO design cues from the widely acclaimed TAKERI concept car. According to Akira Tamatani, Chief Designer of the new Mazda6, “The deeply sculpted face with sharp eyes gazing forward, defined by the chrome ‘signature wing’, instantly conveys to onlookers that this must be Mazda’s new flagship sedan.”

The teaser video is only 22 seconds long and only gives you a small glimpse of the front, but its enough to keep you longing for the debut of the Mazda 6 at the Paris Motor show later this year.

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2014 Mazda 6 Will Be Based on Takeri Concept

2014 Mazda 6 Will Be Based on Takeri Concept

According to Edmunds Inside Line the new Mazda 6 will be unveiled at the 2012 Paris Motor show and will be strongly influenced on the Takeri concept which was first revealed at the 2011 Tokyo Motor Show.  The Mazda 6 will feature Mazda’s SKYACTIV TECHNOLOGY.

Let’s hope the production version of the Mazda 6 looks as good as the Takeri concept.

The video below is of the Takeri Concept.

 

Source: Inside Line

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