The 2019 Mazda BT-50 coming soon. The demand for pickup trucks and UTEs are on rise in various markets, as it is clear from the trends. While companies like Ford and GM are leaders on these sectors- companies like Mazda are also trying to increase market share. The Mazda BT-50 is sold in Australia and some other markets. It is also linked with Ford Ranger. The upcoming version of 2019 BT-50 is getting makeover. The updates indicate exterior styling has changed but chances of some under the hood changes are also there.
2019 Mazda BT-50 – External Body Parts and Inner Cosmetic Changes
The teaser image of upcoming 2019 Mazda BT-50 indicates the styling has been changed significantly. The company on its part says the vehicle will sport a new and bold look. This is going to be 2nd major update since the UTE was launched in 2011.
The smiley faced front fascia is going to change and the new car will look sleek and aggressive. The trapezoidal air intakes and fog light surrounds also look cool. A skid plate has also been added. There will be several exterior colors and the vehicle will be sold in 3 trim levels.
The 2019 Mazda BT-50 has been redesigned by the EGR group and Mazda Australia. Its cabin will also receive some changes though the details are yet to be known. The material quality will also receive boost for 2019 lineup. The options for storing small items and gadgets will be aplenty.
2019 Mazda BT-50 – Whole Power Unit
The details of powertrain to be used in the upcoming version of Mazda BT-50 are not known. The 3.2-litre turbo-diesel engine may be retained. It is stable performer but for 2019 the fuel economy and output may be enhanced. The towing capacity may also get a boost. The ride quality is expected to be good though it is not exactly meant for hardcore off-roading.
The 2019 Mazda BT-50 is likely to be laden with enough safety features and same is true of the standard amenities. The included safety features are airbags, trailer sway control, dynamic stability control, emergency brake assist, hill launch assist, and electronic brake-force distribution. A reversing camera is also expected. Mazda may also throw in some advanced sensor based safety tech as option.
The expected standard features are color touch screen based infotainment setup, Bluetooth connectivity, climate control, 12V power outlets, USB port and leather steering wheel etc. A sunroof and ambient lighting in cabin may also be there. Some packages may also be offered for customization.
2019 Mazda BT-50 – Price and Availability
The 2019 Mazda BT-50 may be released by the end of 2018. Its price is yet to be announced by the company. However, base trim price may begin at approx $28000. Top trim price may hover around $55,000 mark.
The Mazda BT-50 2019 has got nice revamp and the new exterior styling is absolutely stunning. The changes continue in its cabin too. However, some details about the upcoming vehicle are yet to be disclosed and same is true about final pricing. Overall, it will be a versatile and feature packed UTE.