All new images of Mazda6 wagon are officially revealed by the Japanese automakers. Mazda has also stated that their new midsized model will be up for closer inspection at the Paris Motor Show but for starters, these two models, sedan and wagon, will be offered both in diesel and petrol versions.
Mazda6 sedan and wagon will be fitted with a new SKYACTIV-D 2.2 liter turbo diesel engine mated to Standard Power or High Power version offering 150 hp and 175 hp respectively. Mazda is pinning all their hopes on the new Mazda6 with a new diesel option to propel the company to new heights.
Expecting major sales of this model, the Mazda6 complies with the new Euro6 emission norms. Mazda6 Sedan and Wagon belong to Mazda’s new generation of cars with SKYACTIV technologies and KODO Soul of Motion design theme. Both the models will feature advanced safety standards and a new brake energy regeneration system called i-ELOOP. This system responds to driver’s commands in an instant which is what will endear the model to new buyers.
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World Premiere of All-New Mazda6 Wagon at 2012 Paris Motor Show
• Mazda to exhibit SKYACTIV-D 2.2 clean diesel engine model that complies with Euro6 emissions regulation
Leverkusen, 05 September 2012. Mazda Motor Corporation will hold the world premiere of the all-new Mazda6 wagon (known as Atenza in Japan) at the 2012 Paris Motor Show. The new Mazda6 Sedan, currently making its debut at Moscow Motor Show, will be exhibited alongside the wagon. Both models displayed at the Paris Motor Show will feature Mazda’s new SKYACTIV-D 2.2 clean diesel engine. Sales of the 2013 Mazda6 will begin in Europe later this year. The 2012 Paris Motor Show begins September 27 and runs through to October 14.
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.
The new Mazda6 is the flagship model for a new generation of Mazda products. It incorporates the very best of Mazda’s craftsmanship and technical expertise across all domains, from dynamic performance and design, through to environmental performance and safety. It 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 theme. It also features a range of advanced safety technologies and Mazda’s unique brake energy regeneration system, i-ELOOP.
The official name of the motor show is Paris Mondial de l’Automobile 2012. Press days are September 27 and 28, and the show will be opened to the public from September 29 to October 14. Mazda will hold its press conference from 12:45 – 13:00 am on September 27, 2012 (local time).
Main Exhibits at the 2012 Paris Motor Show
Scheduled for sale All-new Mazda6 wagon with SKYACTIV-D 2.2 clean diesel engine (World Premiere)
All-new Mazda6 sedan with SKYACTIV-D 2.2 clean diesel engine
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