Mazda is set to unveil a new SUV at the Geneva Motor Show next month.

The new SUV is a totally new addition to Mazda's SUV lineup. The new car will be based on Mazda's new-generation Skyactiv-Vehicle Architecture.

Mazda says that the new SUV will deliver refined quality in all the areas that matter to drivers.

Mazda Koeru
Mazda Koeru

Mazda’s current SUV lineup consists of the CX-3 which is the smallest and the CX-5, in other markets Mazda also offers the CX-9 which is 7-seater.

The new SUV is expected to slot in between the CX-3 and 5 and is expected to be called the CX-4. Like BMW the BMW X4 the CX-4 will have a coupish roofline.

Mazda's says the car's design will be a maturing of their Kodo design language. In 2015 Mazda unveiled the Koeru Concept car, and the CX-4 will have the same profile as that car, with sharpened styling.

In terms of engines, the new car will get Mazda's new Skyactiv-X engine which adopts a unique combustion method to combine the free-revving performance of a petrol engine with the superior response of a diesel.