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  • Bermaz recalls 19,685 Mazda vehicles over fuel pump replacement

    Mazda Corporation has announced a worldwide product recall to replace its fuel pump as a precautionary measure and according to Bermaz Motor, the sole distributor of Mazda vehicles in Malaysia, a total of 19,685 units of Mazda vehicles are affected.The models affected are the Mazda 2, Mazda 3, Mazda 6, CX-3, CX-5 & CX-9 manufactured between 2017 – 2019. All 2020 production models however are not affected in this recall.The product recall is necessary as a preventive measure to address

    CY Foong

    CY Foong

    Oct 19, 2020

  • Rendered: Next gen Mazda 2! New 3-cyl mild hybrid to debut in Sept. 2021?

    Now that the Mazda 2 has been on the market for a full 6 years, it has already lived through a "standard" generation cycle so a new generation is probably due soon. Best Car Web wasted no time at all to start reimagining how the next generation Mazda 2 will look like based on the new generation Mazda 3 hatchback launched last year.  For the next generation, the Mazda 2 have been reimagined to be a smaller Mazda 3. Hence why Best Car Web has rendered to&nbs

    Jerrica

    Jerrica

    Sep 08, 2020

  • RM 1,055 to upgrade your Mazda with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay

    Good news for owners of older Mazda models with the MZD Connect infotainment system, as you can opt to upgrade the system to support both Android Auto and Apple CarPlay.The upgrade costs RM 1,055, though for Mazda Privilege Card holders, the price is just RM 908.40 - 15% cheaper. Both prices are inclusive of labour.Which models are applicable?This upgrade is applicable to these Mazda models: 2015 to 2019 Mazda 2 (DJ generation, Pre-facelift) 2014 to 2018 Mazda 3 (BM generation) 2015 to 2018 Mazd

    Eric

    Eric

    Jul 01, 2020

  • Toyota pulls the plug on the Mazda 2-based Toyota Yaris in the US

    Toyota has confirmed that the company will discontinue the Mazda 2-based Toyota Yaris in the US by this year.This piece of information first made its rounds via a leaked memo from Toyota to its dealerships, confirming that production of the Yaris for the US market will stop in June 2020.A Toyota spokesperson said, "The Yaris sedan and Yaris Hatchback will not be available for model year 2021. Model year 2020 will be the last year for Yaris in the US."Even more saddening is the fac

    Eric

    Eric

    Jun 25, 2020

  • Which B-segment sedan offers the best power-to-weight ratio?

    The B-segment sedan market in Malaysia is perhaps one of the most competitive segments around, as various car manufacturers have their sights set on this segment.But not all sedans are created equally – some are more powerful, while others offer a more upmarket interior.Speaking of power, let’s take a closer look and see which B-segment sedan offers the best power-to-weight ratio.Honda City – The most popular, for a good reasonHonda City galleryThe Honda City is Malaysia’

    Eric

    Eric

    May 14, 2020

  • New 2020 Mazda 2 facelift – Price up, from RM104k, adds GVC Plus, Android Auto

    Thailand market model shownBermaz Auto has opened bookings for the new 2020 Mazda 2 facelift in Malaysia, days after discontinuing the Mid Spec variants of its popular B-segment model.As such, only the high spec variants of the Mazda 2 (with LED headlights) remain. Thailand market model shownThe new 2020 Mazda 2 Sedan and Hatchback facelift will be priced as below: Mazda 2 Sedan: RM 103,670 Mazda 2 Hatchback: RM 103,670 Mazda 2 Sedan (Soul Red Crystal): RM 104,170 Mazda 2 Hatchback (Soul Re

    Eric

    Eric

    Mar 02, 2020

  • Mid Spec Mazda 2 discontinued, prices to increase by June, closer to RM 100k

    Bermaz Auto has quietly discontinued the Mid Spec Mazda 2 Hatchback and Sedan in Malaysia, just shy of 2 years since the model was launched here.We understand that Bermaz decided to discontinue the Mid Spec variants is due to the impending price hike for fully imported (CBU) cars that is set to happen in June 2020, as all variants of the Mazda 2 are imported from Thailand.The price hike would mean that the Mid Spec Mazda 2 would be priced too high in the already price-se

    Eric

    Eric

    Feb 27, 2020

  • 23 New models to look forward to in 2020, CKD Proton X70 and new Honda Civic coming soon!

    As 2019 draws to an end, let us take a look at what 2020 has in store for us in terms of new car launches.Here's a quick summary of what's coming over the next 12 months. Brand Model Segment BMW 2020 BMW 320i Luxury sedan Honda 2020 Honda Accord D-segment sedan Honda 2020 Honda Civic C-segment sedan Honda 2020 Honda City B-segment sedan Honda 2020 Honda BR-V B-segment SUV Mazda 2020 Mazda CX-30 C-seg

    Eric

    Eric

    Jan 17, 2020

  • Bet you didn’t know that the Mazda 2 started life as a minivan!

    No, you didn’t read wrongly. What we know as the stylish B-segment Mazda 2 with supreme cornering talent was first launched as a tall hatchback with minivan styling.At least that was how Mazda described the car, but one look at the 2, or at that time known as the Demio, and you immediately see a minivan rather than a B-segment hatchback.Mazda 2 / Demio second generationWhen the name Demio was introduced in 2002, it was actually the second generation of the model. A quick search on Goo

    Jerrica

    Jerrica

    Dec 17, 2019

  • Spotted: 2020 Mazda 2 facelift ready to make its debut

    Looks like the 2020 Mazda 2 sedan facelift is about to make its debut at the Thailand International Motor Expo 2019 in Bangkok as the car has been spotted by Autostation on a trailer in Thailand.From the pictures, the Mazda 2 facelift presents a sportier image with a new 3D grille, new chrome lines and redesigned headlights.There is also a black bottom skirting that runs around the car to add to the sporty image.Changes seem limited to just the front end as the rear end remains largely

    Jerrica

    Jerrica

    Nov 25, 2019