Review: Mazda BT-50 (2012)


Mazda brother to 2012 Ford Ranger, so shares its benefits of chain cam 125PS/320Nm, 150PS/375Nm and 200PS/475Nm chain cam diesels. 17' 6" long making it jointly the biggest pick-up in its class.

Built in Thailand. Unsure if also built in South Africa where UK Ford Rangers come from. Did not arrive on Thai market until 2012.

Mazda BT-50 (2012): At A Glance

World Premiere of All-New Mazda BT-50 Pickup at the 2010 Australian International Motor Show during a press conference on Friday, 15 October 2010. The all-new BT-50 was centre stage on the Mazda stand throughout the show.

UK test and video of similar Ford Ranger: Ford Ranger 2012 test and video.

HJUK Car by Car Review new Ford Ranger: Ford Ranger 2012 Car by Car Review.


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Which cars offer rear hinged doors for disabled access?

Other than Rolls-Royce, are there any cars with rear-hinged doors to assist folk with arthritis please?
Yes, the Mazda RX-8, Ford Ranger Freestyle pick-up, Mazda BT50, Nissan Navara King Cab, Vauxhall Meriva, while the pillarless sliding doors of the new Ford B-Max provide excellent front seat access. More information on these links: test//
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