Mazda BT-50 2018
Carsguide Tim O'Brien had this to say at the time: Our score is based on a summation of the quality of the car, the robustness of the engineering, where it sits feature-for-feature, and the value in the drive-away pricing. You probably have your own views on the new nose on the updated BT-50; we quite like it.You can read the full review here.
This is what Tim O'Brien liked most about this particular version of the Mazda BT-50: Sharp drive-away pricing, Robust, eager drivetrain, Family friendly on-road comfort and space
The 2018 Mazda BT-50 carries a braked towing capacity of up to 3500 Kg, but check to ensure this applies to the configuration you're considering.
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Mazda BT-50 2018 Q&As
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When is the new Mazda BT-50 coming out?
Mazda has confirmed the current BT-50 generation will not be replaced until after 2020, though it has recently received a minor facelift update.
Where is the Mazda BT-50 built?
While Australian-delivery Mazda BT 50 pick-ups are built in Rayong, Thailand, the platform is also made in South Africa for other markets.
Mazda BT-50 2018 Towing capacity
The Mazda BT-50’s towing capacity ranges from 2500kg to 3500kg. Some models also offer heavy-duty or towing option packs which can increase towing capacity, as well as options which can hamper towing capacity. Towing capacities can vary wildly on a large number of factors. These include engine, transmission, model, and options chosen. Always check with the manufacturer or in your vehicles handbook before attempting to tow anything.
|Mazda BT-50 Model||Body Type||Specs||Braked Capacity|
|XT (4X2)||Ute||2.2L,Diesel,6 SP MAN||2500kg|
|XT (4X2) (5YR)||Ute||2.2L,Diesel,6 SP MAN||2500kg|
|XT (4X2)||Ute||2.2L,Diesel,6 SP AUTO||2500kg|
|XT (4X2)||Ute||3.2L,Diesel,6 SP MAN||3500kg|