Saturday, May 15, 2021 | 01:25
Mazda Australia has just launched the top version of the BT-50 pickup, named BT-50 Thunder.
Developed specifically for the Australian market, the BT-50 Thunder is a direct competitor to the Toyota Hilux Rugged X and Nissan Navara N-Trek Warrior. The most advanced version of this Japanese pickup is based on the BT-50 GT Dual Cab 4×4 and will go on sale next April with prices starting at $50,500 for the manual and from $52,795. for automatic transmission.
The striking difference of Thunder compared to other BT-50 versions is owning a bespoke steel frame at the front of the car and two-row Lightforce LED lights. Mazda has also equipped this special version with 18-inch black alloy wheels, extended wheel arches, new door sills and sports armrests at the rear…
Similar to other BT-50 models, the Thunder special edition is still equipped with a turbocharged 3.0L 4-cylinder diesel engine, producing a maximum capacity of 187 horsepower and maximum torque of 450 Nm in the car. range from 1,600 rpm to 2,600 rpm. When combined with the optional six-speed manual transmission, this pickup model has an average fuel consumption of 7.7 liters / 100 km or 8.0 liters / 100 km with the six-speed automatic transmission. Vehicles equipped with standard 4×4 drive system with locking rear differential.
Buyers of the BT-50 Thunder can choose between Ice White, True Black Mica, Ingot Silver Metallic, Concrete Gray Mica, Gun Blue Mica, Rock Gray Mica and Red Volcano Mica exterior paint colors.
Trang Nguyen (forum.autodaily.vn)
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