New for 2017:Mazda

Christian Wardlaw | Feb 28, 2017
2017 Mazda CX-5 photo

Mazda 2017 Model Overview

Mazda refines its two car models—the Mazda 3 and the Mazda 6—and redesigns the popular CX-5 crossover SUV for the 2017 model year. A new version of the MX-5 Miata also arrives, equipped with a power-retractable hardtop roof. The CX-3 and CX-9—both new in 2016—see (or are expected to see) minor changes.

Detailed changes for each 2017 Mazda car and SUV model are shown on the pages that follow.

2017 Mazda 3 photo

2017 Mazda 3

  • Updated design detailing, inside and out
  • Interiors add more sound insulation for a quieter ride
  • Standard G-Vectoring Control handling technology and Partial Zero Emission Vehicle (PZEV) emissions rating in all 50 states
  • Sport driving mode added for standard 2.0-liter 4-cylinder engine with automatic transmission
  • Touring trim level adds larger 18-in. wheels, leatherette upholstery and interior trim, 6-way power driver’s seat, dual-zone automatic climate control, heated front seats, low-speed automatic emergency braking system, and blind-spot monitoring with rear cross-traffic alert
  • Grand Touring trim level adds standard 2.5-liter 4-cylinder engine, perforated leather upholstery, head-up display
  • Reworked option packages
  • Parchment interior color replaces Almond
  • New colors: Sonic Silver, Machine Gray, Eternal Blue
2017 Mazda 6 photo

2017 Mazda 6

  • All versions gain PZEV emissions rating in all 50 states, plus Mazda G-Vectoring Control technology, new exterior mirror design, new steering wheel design, and added sound insulation for a quieter interior
  • Base model now includes MazdaConnect infotainment system with reversing camera
  • Touring trim level adds standard automatic headlights, rain-sensing wipers, low-speed automatic emergency braking
  • Grand Touring adds standard adaptive cruise control, forward-collision warning with automatic emergency braking, lane-departure warning and lane-keeping assist, full-color head-up display, traffic sign recognition technology, and upgraded instrumentation
  • New Premium package for Grand Touring includes premium Nappa leather, black headliner, heated rear seats, heated steering wheel, i-Eloop regenerative braking system, and upgraded interior trim and detailing
  • New color: Machine Gray
2017 Mazda CX-3 photo

2017 Mazda CX-3

  • Touring trim level adds standard 18-in. aluminum wheels
  • Major price reduction for Grand Touring’s i-ActiveSense suite of driver-assistance and collision-avoidance technologies
2017 Mazda CX-5 photo

2017 Mazda CX-5

  • Compact crossover SUV is completely redesigned
  • Sport, Touring, and Grand Touring trim levels
  • Quieter interior, improved rear-seat comfort
  • Standard black fabric; available black or white leather
  • Available with choice between gasoline or diesel engine
  • Automatic transmission driving the front wheels; optional predictive all-wheel-drive system
  • Standard G-Vectoring Control handling technology
  • Latest MazdaConnect infotainment, Bose Centerpoint premium audio, i-ActiveSense driver-assistance and collision-avoidance technologies, and Active Driving Display systems are available
  • New color: Soul Red Crystal
2017 Mazda CX-9 photo

2017 Mazda CX-9

  • Mazda has not made any announcements about the CX-9 for the 2017 model year
2017 Mazda MX-5 Miata photo

2017 Mazda MX-5 Miata

  • New RF version debuts with retractable hardtop
  • RF available in Club and Grand Touring trim levels
  • New color: Machine Gray

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