Mazda CX-8 Pricing and Specifications Revealed


New Mazda CX-8 to be offered in two trim levels, with pricing starting at $42,490 

Mazda has announced that it’s all new and sporty diesel SUV, the Mazda CX-8 will be offered in two trim levels and prices will start at $42,490 when it arrives in Australian showrooms from July.

The range will open with the Sport front-wheel drive from $42,490, then there’s the Sport all-wheel drive from $46,490 and finally the range tops out with the Asaki, which will be priced from $61,490.

All models will be generously equipped, and all will feature Mazda’s i-ACTIVSENSE safety technologies as standard – which includes adaptive cruise, autonomous emergency braking and blind spot monitoring along with a number of other safety features.

Managing Director of Mazda Australia, Vinesh Bhindi, said the Brand-New Mazda CX-8 Diesel is a compelling offering for customers looking to upsize into an SUV.

“Brand-New Mazda CX-8 shares the uncompromising quality, style, comfort and safety features that customers know and expect of a Mazda,” he said.

“This, paired with the efficiency and economy of the most advanced SKYACTIV diesel engine on offer, makes the Mazda CX-8 an enticing proposition for Australians needing an added level of versatility.”

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