Automakers are gradually releasing their new year models, as well Mazda in its Australia headquarter. This company done some new updates on its 2021 model year which is called Thunder. By the new upgrades you can have not just visual upgrades but also under the hood is armed with more powerful engine.
This Thunder has a GT trim. By this way, it will have a double cabin and 4x4, also with its matte-black fender flares, a single-hoop bull bar constructed from steel, and 18-inch alloy wheels painted in black, it would easy to make a difference from its regular looks. The body of this vehicle is upgraded with Matte-black side steps and an LED lightbar from Lightforce. These lights brought to this Thunder a unique personality. Also, this pickup has the electrically-operated tonneau cover, tub liner, and sports bar.
When it comes to powertrain, the Thunder uses a 3.0-liter turbo diesel from Isuzu with 140 kW (188 hp) and 450 Nm of torque. Also, this big truck burns only 7.7 liter per 100 kilometers and by the six-speed auto gearbox, this consumption rises to 8.0 liters.
ThisBT-50 Thunder has a very special characteristic too. It can easily, its differential to the rare axel, thanks to switchable high- and low-range 4WD. Also, it has the hill-descent control off-road cruise control too. This pickup has the payload of 897 kg and also is capable of 3,500 kg towing.
In compare with its ranges competitors like Hilux or Navara, BT-50 is offering more than 100 official accessories. That is a good point for this truck.by the way, every additional item, means spending more money on it. This BT-50 costs approximately $50,430 and when it comes with a six-speed automatic transmission system, the price tag rises to $52,655.
Next month, we will be witness of debuting both versions of Thunder in Australia. Mazda has considered a a five-year and/or unlimited-kilometer warranty for BT-50 too.