Vehicle Profile: 2020 Mazda CX-9
The three-row, seven-passenger 2020 Mazda CX-9 surrounds you and your passengers in sophisticated design, indulgent comfort and high-tech amenities for an entertaining and safe ride. Its well-engineered powertrain and performance technology deliver an unparalleled driving experience. The innovative safety technology helps you feel confident behind the wheel, especially when your loved ones are along for the ride.
The 2020 Mazda CX-9 is available at four trim levels — Sport, Touring, Grand Touring and Signature.
The 2020 Mazda CX-9 looms luxuriously large, but delivers a spirited performance you would expect from a smaller, sportier car. Thanks to the SKYACTIV®-G 2.5T Dynamic Pressure Turbo engine, the Mazda CX-9 powers through your day with ratings of 250 horsepower and 320 lb-ft of torque.* Available i-ACTIV AWD® enhances control and driving performance. Power in the 2020 Mazda CX-9 balances fuel efficiency, too, with ratings of 22 mpg in the city and 28 mpg on the highway (FWD) and 20 mpg in the city and 26 mpg on the highway (AWD).**
The high-end materials in the 2020 Mazda CX-9 envelope you and your passengers in comfort. High-tech amenities include three rows of heated seats, a leather-wrapped steering wheel, available leather-trimmed seats and available heated steering wheel, which all add to the model’s luxurious feel. Available second-row Captain’s Chairs will help your passengers stay comfy even on the longest drives. The 60/40 split fold-down and reclining second row seats and 50/50 split fold-down third-row seats easily accommodate your passenger and cargo needs. When all seats are folded down the 2020 Mazda CX-9 offers a maximum 71.2 cubic feet of cargo room. Behind the third row, you have 14.4 cubic feet of space. Fold down the third row to earn 38.2 cubic feet of space.
Innovative safety tech
The i-ACTIVSENSE® suite of driver assist technologies encompasses several systems designed to help safeguard your journey. Under proper conditions, the Blind Spot Monitoring system reveals threats typically hidden in your blind spots. If a vehicle threatens your safety when you are backing up, the Rear Cross Traffic Alert kicks in with visual and audible warnings. Helping you avoid or minimize the consequences of a collision are the innovative Advanced Smart City Brake Support with Pedestrian Detection and Smart Brake Support with Collision Warning systems. Driving at night can shift your stress level into overdrive. With High Beam Control, the Mazda CX-9 brilliantly and automatically illuminates your path without putting oncoming drivers at risk. Adaptive Front-Lighting illuminates your path when taking a corner. Driver fatigue, challenging weather and distractions can cause you to drift from your lane, but the Lane Departure Warning System and Lane-Keep Assist work to help keep you driving between the lines.
The MAZDA CONNECT™ infotainment boasts a standard 7-inch full-color touch screen or an available 9-inch color touch screen. A multifunction Commander Control allows you to make your selections safely, including syncing your smartphone via available Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ capability.
Embrace the open road and truly enjoy your time behind the wheel in the 2020 Mazda CX-9.
*250 hp and 320 lb-ft of torque with 93 octane fuel. 227 hp and 310 lb-ft of torque with 87 octane fuel.
**EPA-estimated mileage. Actual results will vary.
This article is presented by Jake Sweeney Mazda.