2021 Mazda Astina New Concept.
Mazda’s entry-level auto has been accustomed a few tweaks.
Revealed for the Japanese market, the Mazda 2 assets the advantage of wireless Apple CarPlay and a Qi wireless buzz charging pad.
There accept additionally been some tweaks fabricated beneath the bonnet, while the Japanese automaker has additionally arise a appropriate Sunlit Citrus edition.
We’ve contacted Mazda Australia to affirm back these changes will arise in Australia. The adapted car is already on auction in Japan.
Under the bonnet, Mazda has added what it calls Diagonal Vortex Combustion, that’s said to advance both emissions and ammunition economy. It’ll additionally advice the Mazda 2 ability a added favourable tax bracket in the Japanese market.
The compression arrangement has been added from 12:1 to 14:1, while Mazda claims ammunition abridgement has been bigger by 6.8 per cent.
Mazda will action both a ‘regular’ and a high-compression naturally-aspirated 1.5-litre petrol four-cylinder agent in the Japanese market, both with 81kW of power.
The high-compression agent produces 142Nm of torque at 3500rpm, while the approved agent produces 141Nm at 4000rpm.
Mazda additionally continues to action both an alternative 1.5-litre turbo-diesel four and all-wheel drive in the Japanese market.
Mazda says the Diagonal Vortex Combustion technology came out of the development of its Skyactiv-X engines, acclimated in the X20 Astina variants of the Mazda 3 and CX-30.
While wireless Apple CarPlay is now available, Android Auto continues to crave a cable to be affiliated to your phone.
Unlikely to appear to Australia is the Sunlit Citrus appropriate edition,