All New Mazda CX-60:First Mild Hybrid Car in Indonesia
Last week, PT Eurokars Motor Indonesia made the Mazda CX-60 the first mild hybrid vehicle from the Japanese manufacturer in Indonesia.
The Mazda CX-60 is offered in two variations the Kuro and Elite, both of which cost IDR 1.18 billion.
The Jinba-Ittai ideology which is included with the Mazda CX-60, outlines a seamless link between the vehicle and the driver.
The concerns of contemporary consumers who prefer an active lifestyle while prioritizing comfort and safety were taken into consideration when designing this car.
Specifying the Technology of the Mazda CX-60
The Mazda CX-60 appears to have an attractive exterior design and is not too big, with dimensions of 4740 mm in length 2134 mm in width 1680 mm in height and a wheelbase of 2870 mm.
With these dimensions the cabin becomes roomy, and stability and agility are also very good.
This car can be driven through cities or more challenging terrain with ease thanks to its 5.4 meter turning radius and 177.7 mm lowest distance.
This SUV is prepared to compete with the BMW X3 and Mercedes-Benz GLC based on its size.
A comparison of the three sizes is shown here.
Dimensions Mazda CX-60 BMW X3 Mercedes-Benz GLC
Long: 4,740 mm 4,708 mm 4,721 mm
Wide: 2,134mm 2,138mm 2,076mm
Tall: 1,680 mm 1,676 mm 1,631 mm
Wheelbase 2,870 mm 2,864 mm –
Mazda CX-60 Car Performance
If other manufacturers equip SUVs with 2,000 or 2,500 cc engines that are turbocharged to increase performance, not the Mazda CX-60,
The Mazda CX-60 is equipped with an e-SKYACTIV-G 3.3T engine with a DOHC 6-cylinder configuration, 24 valves Mild Hybrid Boost technology, and a turbocharger.
This engine has a capacity of 3283 cc and produces power of 209 kW (284 ps) at 5000–6000 rpm and torque of up to 450 Nm at 2000–3500 rpm.
Apart from that, there is also additional power from an electric motor of 16 hp and 153 nm of torque which can be used from the first pull or the initial rpm.
The Mazda CX-60 is equipped with an 8-speed automatic transmission without a torque converter,
which provides smoother and more responsive gearshifts.
The all-wheel-drive system provides optimal grip on various road conditions thus providing a comfortable and stable ride.
The Mazda CX-60 uses cutting-edge technologies to improve comfort and safety.
The driver can choose a driving mode using the Mazda Intelligent Drive Select (Mi-Drive) technology to suit their preferences and the driving environment.
Additionally, there is a feature that uses the camera in the head unit to show examples of the ideal steering and sitting positions.
You must enter your height information to use this feature, and the steering wheel mirror position HUD, and seat will all adjust to the most comfortable setting.
This feature can save up to 6 profiles but if it’s still not appropriate, you may still set it manually.
Other features, like i-Activsense, support the driver while they are driving and include the following:
- Adaptive LED Headlamp (ALH)
- Smart Brake Support (SBS) & Forward Obstruction Warning (FOW)
- Mazda Radar Cruise Control (MRCC)
- Cruising & Traffic Support (CTS)
- Lane Departure Warning System (LDWS)
- Lane keep Assist System (LAS)
- Driver monitoring
- Blind Spot Monitoring (BSM)
- Rear Cross-Traffic Alert (RCTA)
The aforementioned characteristics can lessen the possibility of collisions and issue alerts when potential hazards are present close to the vehicle.
The Mazda CX-60 comes equipped with additional safety measures such the ABS EBD and Brake Assist brake systems, which guarantee a swift and secure stop.
In a variety of driving circumstances the Vehicle Stability Control (DSC) and Traction Control System (TCS) systems aid in maintaining vehicle stability.
When ascending and descending hills,the Hill Launch Assist (HLA) and Hill Descent Control (HDC) features offer aid.
Additionally to protect all occupants in a variety of crash scenarios, this car is outfitted with comprehensive airbags, including Dual front, Curtain & side and Knee (driver side).
Furthermore, for those of you who need to install a secure and cozy baby chair the ISOFIX system is also available.
Customers who desire a vehicle that combines high performance cutting-edge technology and superior comfort will find the Mazda CX-60 to be an appealing option.
The Mazda CX-60 is a desirable option in the upmarket SUV market thanks to a number of the newest security and safety technologies as well as an appealing style.
It is envisaged that the Mazda CX-60 would establish itself as a fierce rival to European SUVs that are already available on the Indonesian auto market with its new debut in 2023.