The price tag on the new 2016 Mazda CX-9 has jumped by about $1,500.
Base pricing for the 2016 model starts at $32,420, up from the 2015 model’s base price of $30,865. One of the upgrades that accounts for the price bump is the new turbocharged engine.
Every new CX-9 model is powered by a 2.5-liter turbo engine making 250 horsepower (on 93-octane gas) and 310 lb-oft of torque on 87- or 93-octane gas. Using 87 octane brings the hp down to 227. Fuel economy has been pegged 22 mpg in the city, 28 on the highway and 25 mpg combined for front-wheel drive models.
Going for the base Sport trim nets the CX-9 standard LED headlights and taillights, fabric seats, 18-inch wheels, rear backup camera and Mazda CONNECTM infotainment system with a seven-inch display. For an extra $950, buyers can get the sport package which adds a power driver’s seat, heated front seats and heated door mirrors.
Opting for all-wheel drive on any model will set you back an additional $1,800.
For a price of $36,870, you can bump up to the CX-9 Touring, which includes enhancements likes blind spot monitoring, a power liftgate, power front seats, an eight-inch infotainment system and more.
Opting for the $1,745 Touring Premium Package brings automatic headlights, a premium stereo system, rain-sensing wipers, a sunroof and more.
For $41,070, you can get the CX-9 Grand Touring with 20-inch wheels aluminum interior trim, a head-up display and a suite of active safety features. Finally, at the top of the range is the CX-9 Signature which sells for $44,915 and comes with all-wheel drive, Nappa leather, rosewood, LED signature grille lighting and accent lighting around the shifter.