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2020 Mazda BT-50 recalled due to seatbelt fault

Mazda Australia has recalled 130 examples of the 2020 Mazda BT-50 TF ute (MY20) as the rear seatbelt may have been installed incorrectly. The recall notice, lodged with the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC), says the pretensioner mechanism in the BT-50 could malfunction in the event of an accident, increasing the risk of injury to passengers...

2021 Mazda 6 price and specs: Sporty GT SP variant joins line-up

2021 Mazda 6 range updated New turbo GT SP model replaces GT variant Available from March 2021 Priced from $34,590 plus on-road costs to $51,390 plus on-road costs The 2021 Mazda 6 range has been revised for the new year, with a sportier GT SP version being announced...

2021 Isuzu D-Max X-Terrain price rises amid severe stock shortages

The Isuzu D-Max X-Terrain ute just got more expensive as of 1 January 2021, with the price increasing by $1000 to $59,990 drive-away. Isuzu says it will honour customer orders placed at the original launch offer price of $58,990 drive-away, however new buyers who walk into a showroom from now on will be quoted the higher price of $59,990 drive-away (not including metallic paint, which adds $500)...

2021 Mazda CX-3 price and specs

2021 Mazda CX-3 price and specs detailed Light SUV gains new technology, updated features Two new variants added for 2021 110kW 2.0-litre petrol engine carries over The 2021 Mazda CX-3 has been treated to a number of updates for the new year. Headlining Mazda's upgrades is the addition of the two new variants, Maxx Sport LE and the 100th Anniversary Special Edition...

Top 20: Your most-read reviews in 2020

Yesterday we took a look at the vehicle models which garnered the most review-reads in 2020, but what happens when we break it down further and look at the individual reviews you read most? There were some big launches across a lot of key segments in a year where traditional launch programs and motor shows were all but non-existent...

2021 Mazda new cars

Mazda is an interesting case study in Australia, in that it has the highest percentage of private customers of any of the top ten mainstream brands. That's probably why its downturn of 15.8 percent lines up so closely to an overall 16 percent drop for the market. Mazda's figures generally closely resemble that of the market as a whole more so than any other brand...

2021 Mazda CX-30 updated in Japan, Australian potential unclear

Mazda has treated the 2021 Mazda CX-30 small SUV to an assortment of updates in Japan, though whether we'll see the changes flow over to Australian models next year remains unclear. Mirroring updates introduced for the CX-30's Mazda 3 hatch and sedan sibling last month, the changes relevant to Australian buyers centre around the small SUV's breakthrough SkyActiv-X petrol engine...

Mazda adds iconic RX-7 to heritage parts program

Mazda has added two more models to its burgeoning heritage restoration program. The second- and third-generation Mazda RX-7 join the first-generation Mazda MX-5 in having range of factory parts made available as part of its heritage parts program. Japanese media is reporting the program has already started in Japan with a total of 91 parts made available from the two generations of Mazda’s iconic sports car...

2021 Mazda CX-9 price and specs: Seven-seat SUV updated with new variants, tech upgrades

2021 Mazda CX-9 updated for the new year Azami LE flagship returns with 'captain's chairs' second row, unique styling GT SP and 100th Anniversary variants join the range Larger 10.25-inch infotainment screen, new colours for rest of the range Priced from $45,990 plus on-road costs to $73,875 plus on-road costs The 2021 Mazda CX-9 has seen a mild update for the new year, adding new variants and updating the seven-seat family SUV's roster of interior features and infotainment technology...

The all-new models of 2020 – and how they're selling so far

The young up-starts, the fresh faces, the newcomers – whatever you want to call them, we've had a raft of new model arrivals in Australia over the course of 2020...

2021 Mazda MX-30 coming to Australia: Electric and mild-hybrid confirmed

The 2021 Mazda MX-30 has officially been confirmed for an Australian launch, with both the all-electric and mild-hybrid variants set to arrive in 2021. The MX-30 marks Mazda's first-ever, mass-production electric car, having debuted at the 2019 Tokyo Motor Show and launched in production form in overseas markets early in 2020...