Mazda 6 2017 receives mid-year updates

Updated Sep 30, 2020 | Same topic: Latest Consumer Reports

Remember that it’s a 2017.5 Mazda 6, not a 2018 one.

Taking a glimpse at the 2017.5 Mazda 6, you will not see anything different. However, let’s move inside, some equipment enhancements somehow cover the cabin, showing a great fondness Mazda wants to give to its sedan in the mid-circle update.

Mazda MAZDA 6 2017 Review

While the base 2017.5 Mazda 6 Sport gets updates on safety side with additional Rear Cross-Traffic Alert and Blind Spot Monitoring, the mid-spec Touring is adorned with heated front leather seats as well as satellite navigation system. In particular, Mazda’s Touring Premium Package will be also optioned, coming with full 8-way leather seats in place of leatherette ones with only 6-way adjustability as the outgoing model.

angular front of the 2017.5 Mazda 6

Taking a glimpse at the 2017.5 Mazda 6, you will not see anything different

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In the meantime, the top-of-the-line Grand Touring is now fitted with a power passenger seats, a head-up display, lane keep assist, and radar cruise control together with smart brake support. Opting for the GT Premium Package comprising a heated steering wheel, Nappa leather seats, heated rear seats and especially, an i-ELOOP regenerative braking system will set you back an extra $2,500 (P127,075).

2017.5 Mazda 6 interior

Some equipment enhancements cover the cabin

Concerning the hardware, the 2017.5 Mazda 6 is propelled by a 2.5L 4-cylinder engine giving 184 hp and 250 Nm. Power is fed to the wheels via either a 6-speed manual or automatic gearbox (in the lower-end Sport and Touring variants). Meanwhile, according to car news, the Japanese marque coddles the high-end Grand Touring with an exclusive 6-speed automatic transmission option.

Now, let’s check out the 2017.5 Mazda 6 prices:

2017.5 Mazda 6 prices
Variants Price in the USA Price converted into Peso
2017.5 Mazda6 Sport $21,945 P1,115,464
2017.5 Mazda6 Touring $24,195 P1,229,832
2017.6 Mazda6 Grand Touring $30,695 P1,560,227

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