Mazda Philippines offers a fusion of premium car-like comfort and the strength and functionality of a dedicated workhorse with the All-New Mazda BT-50.
Practicality, durability and versatility are combined with the Kodo Soul of Motion Design in the latest generation of the Mazda pickup. From its platform, drivetrain, engine, and overall build, the all-new Mazda BT-50 displays a sophisticated stance which stays true to Mazda’s design and engineering philosophies.
The BT-50 has established itself as a reliable workhorse around the world, and has evolved into a stylish active lifestyle vehicle as well over the years.
At the front, the new BT-50 could easily stand out with its signature Mazda design with the three-dimensional signature wing that anchors its sharp and elegant LED headlamps. While the rear combination lamps sports a similar cylindrical mold.
Its new 18-inch wheels with two-tone finish gives a stylish accent and powerful support on and off the road.
The BT-50 is a versatile hauler for different types of cargo with the tub’s wide 1,530mm opening, 490mm depth, and 1,571mm length. All variants come with a bedliner for added surface protection for the cargo bed, while the 4×4 also has a functional roof rail for additional cargo.
The interiors were crafted following Mazda’s design trademark of harmony between man and machine. Its SUV-like cabin provides comfort and convenience for all occupants with ample space and a luxurious ambience that blends well with durability and functionality.
The new BT-50 uses an infrared reflecting windshield glass to help reduce heat from outside and improves effectiveness of the air conditioning system during warm days.
The engine can also be switched on beforehand with a new Remote Engine Start button on the key fob so the cabin can be cooled down before entry.
Passengers will also enjoy the new BT-50’s 9-inch Touchscreen LCD Infotainment System. It has Android Auto and Wireless Apple CarPlay connectivity with an 8-speaker surround setup.
Under the hood, all three variants of the BT-50 are powered by a 3.0-liter In-line intercooler-equipped variable-geometry turbo diesel engine. It is mated to a strong and responsive 6-speed automatic transmission.
The new diesel engine’s electronically controlled Variable-Geometry System (VGS) Turbocharger ensures that power is available over a wider engine rpm range.
The new BT-50’s body and chassis are built with high-tensile steel which makes a lighter, yet more rigid body frame. This ensures an enjoyable ride on or off the road. It’s also easy to maneuver around the city or on the trails with its light steering, while it sports a ground clearance of 240mm and a wading depth of 800mm.
The new BT-50 4×4 is equipped with an electronically controlled Drive Selector featuring options for 2-wheel Drive Low, 2-wheel Drive High, 4-wheel Drive Low, and 4-wheel Drive High power delivery.
When it comes to safety, the new Mazda BT-50 is equipped with Mazda Active Safety Technology (MAST). This includes safety features such as:
- Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC)
- Autonomous Emergency Braking (AEB)
- Lane Departure Warning System (LDWS)
- Forward Collision Warning (FCW)
- Blind Spot Monitor (BSM) which works in conjunction with the Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA) system to warn the driver of vehicles approaching from the rear.
- Electronic Stability Control (ESC)
- Auto High Beam Control
The BT-50 is also equipped with 7-airbags, including a Driver’s Knee Airbag, and Front Side Airbags as added layers of safety.
A range of colors are available for the Mazda BT-50: Concrete Gray, Gun Blue Metallic, Volcanic Red, Rock Gray, Icy White, Silver Ingot, and True Black.
Here are the variants and prices for the All-New Mazda BT-50:
Manual Transmission 4×2 – P1,390,000.00
Automatic Transmission 4×2 – P1,430,000.00
Automatic Transmission 4×4 – P1,790,000.00