The brand new 2016 Mazda 2 will appear fully redesigned. It will be better than ever, which we could already expect from famous Japanese Automaker.
Changes and exterior design of 2016 Mazda 2
2016 Mazda 2 will represent the next generation of this popular hatchback. It will undergo many modifications considering its exterior and interior design, performance and technology. It will be larger than the current model. It will be a bit taller and it will have longer wheelbase. Generally, it will be longer for around six inches. However, despite increased size, new Mazda will be lighter than before. This will improve fuel efficiency and speed. When it comes to exterior design, it will be more handsome and attractive. The whole body will be more rounded and with curvier lines. On the front end, we will notice a redesigned grille which will now be larger. The headlamps will be elongated and sharper. They will use LED technology. On the rear end, it will get bigger bumper and refreshed LED tail lamps. New Mazda will come with 16 inch alloy wheels.
2016 Mazda 2 will also get redesigned interior. Like we have already mentioned, it will be larger. Because of that, it will provide more space inside. All the passengers will have more head and legroom than before. Therefore, we can expect more comfortable cabin. The interior will be elegant and great looking. The seats will be covered with quality fabrics or leather which will depend on a trim. Speaking of the technology, it will get new infotainment system. It will be equipped with navigation, Bluetooth, Satellite radio, ABS, airbags, Stability control and many others.
Engine and horsepower
2016 Mazda 2 will have under its hood, several types of engine. The one will be a 1.5-liter inline-4 diesel turbocharged engine. It will be able to produce 103 horsepower and 165 pound-feet of torque. The other option will be a 1.3-litre Skyactiv gasoline engine. It will make 90 horsepower and 88 pound-feet of torque. AS for the transmission, it will be paired with a six-speed manual or automatic gearbox.
Release date and price
According to the latest news, 2016 Mazda 2 will go on sale, sometime in the middle of 2015. Speaking of the price, new Mazda should cost around $15,000.