The Mazda is gearing up to expand its portfolio with the new 2018 Mazda MX-6 Coupe. The carmaker is revamping its popular sedans and crossovers and it is expected that it may re-launch some of the discontinued models. The industry buzz is that the MX-6 Coupe that once was a favorite with car buyers in the late 1980s and 1990s, is all set to make a comeback. The Mazda has not said anything officially, but the chance cannot be ruled out totally.
2018 Mazda MX-6 Coupe – Featuring the Kodo Design Language
Nothing is official about the upcoming Mazda MX-6 Coupe 2018 but some resemblances with the yesteryears model should be there. The original was a lightweight car with more curvature in body than sharp lines. The upcoming MX 6 Coupe may adhere to the same design philosophy.
However, chances are there Mazda will want the Coupe to have similar exterior styling like its sedan lineup, featuring the Kodo design language. Coupe styling will lead to reduced space in rear rows. It is not known if the car will have a few trim levels or not.
Not much is known about the interior of the upcoming 2018 Mazda MX-6 Coupe. However, it is likely to be aesthetic and laden with amenities. The vehicle is likely to have leather upholstery with choices for customization. Amenities like climate control and in -cabin ambient lighting may be present.
The Mazda is likely to equip the upcoming MX-6 coupe with new safety technologies and amenities to ensure it can cope with the rivals in its segment. So, it may come with a set of airbags, safety features like traction control, lane keeps assist and rearview camera. Additional safety features may be offered as options.
The 2018 Mazda MX-6 Coupe is expected to be fitted with several technological features to ensure the passengers can ride amidst comfort. Mazda may equip it with the newest iteration of Mazda Connect infotainment interface. It is likely to offer support for Smartphone, USB and Bluetooth streaming. Facilities like HD radio, Surround sound audio system, noise cancellation etc may be offered by Mazda.
Engine Specs for the 2018 Mazda MX-6 Coupe
The Mazda may choose to use its new range of SkyActive engines in the upcoming 2018 Mazda MX-6 Coupe. The engine may be offered in both gasoline and diesel variants and focus will be on fuel economy. Nothing is known about the output of the engines.
Cost and Availability
Since the 2018 Mazda MX-6 Coupe is still in speculation stage, nothing can be said with certainty regarding the price and date of release. The MX-6 Coupe may be re-launched by Mazda as the re-launch of the once popular model will give Mazda some foothold in this crowded segment.
The styling may be based on the company Soul design language and the car will be powered by new SkyActiv engines of Mazda. If the company can keep its pricing reasonable, it may give rivals from stables of Nissan and GM serious competition.