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Meet The New Mazda BT-50 (2021)

Mazda has unveiled all-new BT-50. Mazda has ditched the Ford roots used for its previous BT-50 and now uses the platform and powertrains from Isuzu for its latest lifestyle bakkie.

Compared to the Isuzu the BT-50 looks quite different, especially at the front where it gets a signature Mazda grille and sleek horizontal headlights.The BT-50 also features distinct taillights compared to the donor vehicle, as well as more prominent bulges in the rear fenders for a more muscular appearance.

Inside, the BT-50 is again improved and resembles many other Mazda products. In terms of standard features, there is a multifunction steering wheel, an electrically adjustable driver’s seat, front and rear electric windows, 18-inch alloy wheels, electrically adjustable side mirrors, front and rear Park Distance Control, auto fold chrome-covered heated side mirrors, automatic wipers, leather-wrapped steering wheel and gear lever, dual-zone climate control, cruise control, keyless entry, cloth seats and LED fog lamps.

Powered by 3.0-liter four-cylinder turbo diesel making 140 kW(188 HP / 190 PS) and 450 Nm (332 lb-ft) of torque. Available with a choice of six-speed auto or manual transmissions. On the tech side, it comes equipped with standard Hill Ascent and Hill Descent control, Android Auto and wireless Apple CarPlay, and remote engine start. Standard driver-assistance systems include Adaptive Cruise Control, Autonomous Emergency Braking, Lane Departure Warning, Blind Spot Monitoring, and Rear Cross Traffic Alert.

Pricing:

Mazda BT-50 3.0TD double cab 4x4 Individual is priced at R794 400 and comes with a 3-year/unlimited mileage warranty and service plan.

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