Also known as the Atenza in Japan, the all-new Mazda6 wagon will be unveiled at the 2012 Paris Motor Show alongside its sibling, the new Mazda6 Sedan.
Mazda Motor Corporation announced in Leverkusen, Germany, that both cars will be making their appearances at the much anticipated 2012 Paris Motor Show. Bearing the new KODO – Soul of Motion design theme, the new wagon features Mazda’s new SKY ACTIV-D 2.2 clean diesel engine which is also used in the Sedan.
The engine comes in two power options – Standard Power and High Power version. Additionally, Mazda also offers another two engines, the direct injection gasoline-powered SKYACTIV – G 2.0 and SKYACTIV- G 2.5. Although Mazda has not said anything regarding the transmission yet, the wagon will feature some new advanced safety technology and Mazda’s unique brake energy regeneration system, i-ELOOP.
The 2012 Paris Motor Show or the ‘Paris Mondial de l’Automobile 2012′ will start its exhibition from 29 September to 14 October.
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).