The season for new car release has begun. The car dealerships across the globe are busy making places for the newest editions of models to attract the new buyers. In the entire crowd, we can see the new 2020 Mazda CX-9 securing its own place in the first row of three-row family haulers, with a list of newly updated features covering the major aspects.
The year 2020 has proved to be yet another milestone for the Mazda CX-9 series for getting this spacious three row crossover a handful of tempting creature comforts. But the change has also included a bump in its price tag, which might put many prospective buyers at bay, revealed one of the sales executives at the Fontana Mazda showroom where we paid a visit a few days ago. From him we also gathered few valuable clues about how the 2020 Mazda CX-9 series is doing with all the changes it was bestowed with.
Feature Improvements for the 2020 Model Year
Mazda has already announced that for the 2020 edition of CX-9 series, it has installed captain’s chairs for the second-row of seating, as an available option while the large crossover SUV from this Japanese automaker is said to be receiving some positive changes even in the powertrain front, for most obvious reasons. But apart from these above mentioned changes, the 2020 CX-9 can now raise its demand for the newly available power lift gate that can be operated hands-free for ease of use.
Under its hood, the 2020 version of Mazda CX-9 receives a leap of torque with about 10 pound-feet counting it up to 320 lb.-ft. on the 93 octane and 310 on the 87. Comes along a new traction assist feature to handle the off-road better, making the adventurous drivers happier than ever before.
Features for Comfort
Mazda is a brand name that knows no compromise when it comes to equip its models with comfort and peace of mind. Hence the entire 2020 lineup of CX-9 is rich in features of luxury and creature comfort appointments. Even the Base CX-9 Sport model is given the comfort of standard heated cloth seats, while the Touring models are benefitted with nine-inch, touchscreen infotainment display and keyless entry. The second-row seats are given a tilt-and-slide powered feature if you subscribe to the Touring Premium package.
By choosing the top of the range Signature trim of the 2020 Mazda CX-9, you get to enjoy a cabin with heated second-row captain’s chairs and that is now regarded as a standard equipment. On the exterior the Signature models now get sets of dark silver 20-inch wheels.
The 2020 CX-9 as a flagship model of Mazda crossover now also increases its overall cargo space while its powertrain with new sportier dynamics makes many of its closest competitors lag behind.
The sales team of the Fontana Mazda dealer proudly states that since its 2019 model year, the Mazda CX-9 is also a safer car to drive as IIHS has selected the model for its Top Safety Pick, and the 2020 edition will only add to the honor by rounding up all its safety standards.