WITH roots extending again to the home launch of the Mazda B1500 B-series truck in August 1961, the BT-50 line boasts an extended historical past, even amongst different fashions within the Mazda household.
Whereas fulfilling its authentic function as a cargo hauler, Mazda’s pickup truck has advanced over time to turn into a utility automobile making time spent on the highway and behind the wheel extra pleasant.
As with the earlier mannequin, the brand-New Mazda BT-50 is out there in two chassis varieties Cab Chassis, and Pickup, making certain it may be utilized in all kinds of how.
From launch, the Mazda BT-50 is out there with a alternative of Twin Cab Chassis or Twin Cab Pickup types. Extra cab types will come on-stream shortly after launch.
New from the bottom up, the third technology Mazda BT-50 utility completely showcases the Mazda’s newest ‘Kodo, Soul of Movement’ design language. It’s sturdy and warranted, but an immediately recognisable Mazda member of the family.
The BT-50 stands aside from the group courtesy of its broad and outstanding four-slat radiator grille which is flanked by distinctively swept slimline headlamps.
Distinguished entrance wings and a daring bumper design spotlight the front-end’s general muscularity and planted stance, enhancing its general highway presence.
That visible energy is additional showcased by distinctive, unbroken crease strains flowing from the grille’s edges again alongside the bonnet to the windscreen’s base, giving an overarching sense of ahead motion.
The rear tailgate continues that sense of motion whereas maximising practicality. Spectacular taillights sit pleased with the tailgate, wrapping across the Pickup mattress to emphasize the utility’s width.
There are seven exterior color decisions obtainable for the 2021 Mazda BT-50, together with two distinctive launch colors. Gunblue Mica and Concrete Mica be part of Pink Volcano Mica, True Black Mica, Rock Gray Mica, Ingot Silver Metallic and Ice White on the color chart.
The inside has been crafted to supply unprecedented consolation, model and performance with high-quality options.
Utilizing Mazda’s ‘Jinba-Ittai’, the sensation of ‘oneness’ between horse and rider philosophy, the inside design workforce labored tirelessly to make sure the BT-50 driver connects with the automobile whereas being as snug as doable.
The sprint space is noticeably deeper and extra upright, whereas the whole house is completed with high-quality supplies which are instantly appreciated.
With a outstanding centrally-mounted contact display, that measures 7.0-inches for XT variants and 9.0-inches for XTR and GT, the broad centre console is unmistakably Mazda in its design and end.
Relying on mannequin grade, the BT-50 automobile line-up presents black fabric or brown leather-based upholstery The GT’s inside options black headlining and pillars complemented by deep brown leather-based for the seats, door trims and key touchpoints.
For XT and XTR, the dense black fabric provides thickness to the seat covers. By incorporating rubber-like accents with the trim, producing an expression of contemporary sophistication blended with spectacular sturdiness.
The Twin Cab variant’s rear doorways are designed with vast openings and indents constructed into the decrease trim and B-pillars, giving ample house for occupant toes and knees.
Further help is supplied by B-pillar mounted grips which assist assist occupants coming into or exiting by way of the rear doorways.
The BT-50’s spectacular commonplace characteristic record makes it equally pleasurable on-road,or off the crushed monitor. As commonplace, the brand new BT-50 vary boasts a powerful array of consolation, comfort and security options.
Distant engine begin (GT automated solely), stroll away automated locking system, welcome lights, vainness mirrors, tilt and attain adjustable steering wheel, centre console with USB charger, rear door bottle holders and Infrared-reflecting windscreen glass are all commonplace.
The BT-50 is as entertaining on the within as it’s purposeful on the surface, with a spread of high quality infotainment programs obtainable. All BT-50 fashions have a full-colour touchscreen show for intuitive operation.
The system incorporates an AM/FM tuner with radio information system (RDS), DAB+ digital radio, wi-fi and USB Apple CarPlay and USB Android Auto. A 3.5mm auxiliary audio enter jack can also be fitted for different gadgets.
The third-generation BT-50 contains a new 3.0 litre 4 cylinder turbo diesel engine that delivers a strong 140kW energy peak at 3,600rpm and a powerful 450Nm peak torque.
The brand new engine’s improved torque unfold is matched by a alternative of extra environment friendly six-speed automated or handbook transmissions.
The 2021 Mazda BT-50 boasts a minimal payload of greater than 1,000 kilograms, depending on cab configuration. BT-50 presents a 3,500-kilogram towing capability throughout the vary.
Pricing begins from $44,090 (plus on-roads) by way of to $59,990 (plus on-roads). For additional data and to e-book a check drive, please contact your native Mazda supplier.