2016 Mazda 6 Skyactiv-D Diesel Engine and Specs

2016 Mazda 6 Skyactiv-D Diesel – 2016 Mazda 6 Skyactiv-D Diesel is a late bloomer sedan in the United States because others diesel sedan has arrived here. But this sedan is still worth to wait because Mazda promises to offer better performance and more efficient engine. This sedan uses 2.2-litre Turbo Diesel engine that claimed to be more environmentally friendly with better emission. That’s why the Chief Executive of Mazda said that now people can migrate to this variant when they need diesel sedan. Just like its name, the Skyactiv-D technology is a new system that will guarantee the driver to get better performance without sacrificing the fuel consumption.

It’s paired with 6-speed Automated Transmission that offers steady acceleration with better responsiveness. Now you can maximize the torque with less fuel consumption to achieve the highest performance. It breaks all media’s opinion when they say that the diesel engine is coming to an end with the arrival of the plug-in hybrid model in the auto market. Mazda wants to prove that they can give a new diesel-powered sedan that everyone expected. The Skyactive Body Platform also underline that all the engine and body system is connected each other to squeeze the power.

2016 Mazda 6 Skyactiv-D Diesel Features and Technology

Mazda introduces i-ELoop, which is a new breakthrough for the braking system technology. It’s a kinetic technology that will convert the braking-force into electricity. It means that 2016 Mazda 6 Skyactiv-D Diesel doesn’t require electricity from the engine because it gets the power from the new energy recovery system. Now, every time you slow down your car then you will earn additional electricity from the i-ELoop.

It comes with other standard features that also mounted in all-new Mazda CX-5. It will get Rear-View Camera that integrated with 7-inches dashboard screen to help you in the parking lot. All the new features were not mentioned in the press release but we believe that 2016 Mazda 6 Skyactiv-D Diesel gets the same driving assistance features just like the previous model.

Exterior and Interior Design

2016 Mazda 6 Skyactiv-D Diesel

This sedan has exceptional style with red gloss paint covered all over the body. The top notch trim level gets Panoramic Sun Roof that connected with the automated button to open or close it. 2016 Mazda 6 Skyactiv-D Diesel gets new front and taillights LED lamp that paired with the round fog lamps on the hood. The grille looks sporty with Mazda logo on the center of it in metallic aluminum plate that creates stunning contrast with the black dope grille. The exterior is designed to support the aerodynamic system and Skyactiv-D bodywork.

The interior looks exclusive with black trimmed leather and new stitching. It is also available in ivory gray leather matched with the silver exterior paint. It uses Bucket Seats with headrest for the front and rear seats. The new interior features are including the Climate Zone Control that fit with the US’ weather. Overall, both of the interior and exterior design looks marvelous with ergonomic design and modern look. So far, there’s no exact timeline regarding when the new 2016 Mazda 6 Skyactiv-D Diesel is released.