JOLIET, Illinois, March 19, 2012 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Bill Jacobs Mazda-one of the leading Joliet, IL Mazda dealers is very happy to be carrying several new Mazda vehicles that have been built with Mazda's new Skyactiv Technology. Skyactiv Technology is not just an upgraded engine or a new vehicle design, but it is a completely new way of building cars. The process that Mazda now builds vehicles has been completely refined and more power, better fuel economy and overall drivability has been enhanced.
Three main aspects of the Skyactiv Technology are the engine, the transmission and the body and chassis. The new engines that the Skyactiv Technology will be in will result in the world's highest gasoline engine compression ratio of 14:1. This makes for improved efficiency and more torque. Fuel mileage has been increased as well as power and customers will truly notice these things. The Skyactiv diesel engine also offers the same compression ratio and will get up to 20 percent better fuel efficiency. The new Mazda3 in Joliet, IL that is equipped with Skyactiv Technology gets 40 miles per gallon, which is very high fuel economy.
The Skyactiv transmission increases torque transfer efficiency and enables drivers to have smoother gear transition and better fuel economy. The new transmission is also lighter in weight than previous ones and offers shifting that is smoother, easier and feels better than ever before. The new transmission paired with the engine and body brings efficiency in with Skyactiv in Joliet, IL to a whole new level.
Mazda also built a Skyactiv body and chassis that has become more rigid than previous bodies. This makes the overall drive of the car smoother and quieter. The weight has been cut down, which also adds to improved gas mileage just like the transmission and engine. The chassis has also been built to a lighter weight and the handling has improved on all the vehicles.
Bill Jacobs Mazda is very proud to offer the new Skyactiv Technology in Joliet, IL. Along with the Mazda3, the dealership offers the all-new Mazda CX-5 in Joliet, IL with Skyactiv as well. For more information on Bill Jacobs Mazda, please visit www.billjacobsmazda.com or call (888) 619-0069.
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