The soon to be launched 2018 Mazda BT-50 is going to be the third generation SUV/ Pickup in the series. There will be some welcome changes that are being expected in the new launch. It is going to be a mid- sized vehicle and will be quite powerful.
2018 Mazda BT-50 – Exterior Body Changes and Interior Cabin Design
The front of this pick up is going to have some curvy dimensions. The 2018 BT-50 is set to have a new and unique grille. The bumper is likely to remain unchanged and new grille guards will be present around the same bumper design.
The crease lines on the hood will be made more refined and the headlights and the taillights are set to have a more modern look. There will be dark lenses over the taillights. The fenders will also be bigger in size. The 2018 Mazda BT 50 will have alloy wheels either 16-inch or 17-inch in size. The towing capacity of this pick up will be around 3200 kg.
The new interiors of the Mazda BT-50 2018 will exude exuberance, sophistication and refinement. Better materials will be utilised in the interiors which will give it a luxurious look. The central display will be bigger in size as compared to previous models and will now be compatible with smart devices like phone and tablets. It will be a touch screen display.
Though it is a pick- up, ample leg room and head space are expected inside the cabin. The seats will be power adjusted and it can give the passengers comfort on long rides. The Mazda BT 50 will come with its own set of safety features like adaptive cruise control, lane departure warning system, emergency braking system, forward collision warning system etc.
The 2018 Mazda BT-50 is going to be launched in three different cab styles. They will have different bed lengths. The three cab options are; single cab, freestyle cab and increase cab. According to the buyer’s preference, different trim levels will also be present.
2018 Mazda BT-50 – Engine Specifications
According to the speculations that have been doing the rounds, the Mazda BT 50 2018 will have the same engine as earlier under its hood. It will be a 5 cylinder diesel engine of 3.2-litres. It will give 198 hp. Another alternate engine option may be provided which will be 3 cylinders 2.2-litre engine. The engine will have a six-speed automatic or manual transmission. The fuel economy is going to be phenomenal undoubtedly.
2018 Mazda BT-50 – Availability and Price
The 2018 Mazda BT-50 will be launched in the market in early 2018 so it should be available in the showrooms in mid of the year. The price of the different trims has not been officially declared as of now, but it is expected that the price of the base model will be around $35000. But the final pricing of the 2018 Mazda BT-50 has not been confirmed by the makers. The final price of the pick-up will depend upon the features and the type of engine installed.