2017 Mazda BT-50 Review, Specs, Performance
The 2017 Mazda BT-50 will be released in 2016 after a major makeover on the current design. The feedback that was received from truck’s enthusiasts wasn’t impressive with regard to its original polarizing style even though it remains a well-regarded vehicle. The upgrade is set to transform the truck into a light commercial truck with rugged features. The new design will also eliminate the soft, car-like styling which was utilized in the previous model.
2017 Mazda BT-50 Exterior design
The 2017 Mazda BT-50 has got more muscular look. At front, there is a black chrome grille with a light grey covering on it. The exterior design also features stumble shaped big headlights that add a pretty look to its exterior. In addition, there are fog lights that will give the driver a better road vision thus enabling you to drive more confidently even at nights. The big alloy wheels are well-fitted to provide the needed grip while driving on roads. On the sideways, there is a foot platform that is fitted for your comfort while driving. The truck will also have a sufficient cargo space at the back which will enable you to carry bigger and heavier loads. The tail lights are smartly designed for better illumination while driving in low light conditions.
2017 Mazda BT-50 Interior design
The interior of the 2017 Mazda BT-50 is smartly designed interior with all the required amenities for a smooth ride. The truck has load balancing and control swaying features for safety purposes while driving. Besides that, there will be 6 airbags and other useful safety features like the Antilock Braking System. The truck will have a fully loaded dashboard with telephone and sound integration, full power extras, Bluetooth, electronic movement handle, programmed warm side-perspective mirrors and a programmed climate control system. The truck also has large and comfortable seats. The sufficient amount of leg and head room adds more comfort while driving it. The steering wheel will be strategically placed so as to accommodate driver of all heights.
2017 Mazda BT-50 Engine and performance
The 2017 Mazda BT-50 is manufactured to be workhorse truck with an enhanced towing capacity. The truck will come with a 3.2 liters I5 diesel engine. Only 2 transmission choices shall be made available on this model; a 5-speed manual transmission and the 4-speed automatic transmissions. Just like Mazda has done in its previous models, the engine will be capable of producing 410 pound-feet of torque and 395 horsepower. However, when compared to 2016 model, this truck will have a have a better engine performance as well as an enhanced fuel economy.
2017 Mazda BT-50 Price and release date
Mazda enthusiasts are eagerly anticipating the release of the 2017 Mazda BT-50 truck. However, they will have to wait till the last quarter of 2016 when the truck will be released. The truck will cost around $40,000.