MONTREAL, Jan. 17, 2019 /CNW/ – Today at the Montreal International Auto Show media preview, Mazda Canada Inc. accepted three awards from the Automobile Journalists Association of Canada (AJAC) for winning their overall categories. The MX-5 was awarded Best Sports-Performance Car, while the CX-5 took the award for Best Mid-Size Utility Vehicle, and the CX-9 was named Best Large Utility Vehicle. These awards make the MX-5 eligible to win the overall 2019 Canadian Car of the Year award, and the CX-5 and CX-9 are on the shortlist to win the Canadian Utility Vehicle of the Year for 2019.
Mazda Motor Corporation today announced electrification and connectivity strategies that build on the company’s human-centred development philosophy, aiming to further advance the joy of driving, provide both drivers and passengers with peace of mind through an enhanced sense of connection with the car in everyday driving situations, and offer an emotionally enriching joy of life through car ownership.
Launching in the month of September, Mazda Canada will begin offering Apple CarPlayT and Android AutoT as a Genuine Mazda Accessory for the 2018 MAZDA6 and 2019 Mazda CX-3 at a special price of $250**. This promotion will only be available for models built prior to the production change as of September 1. Starting in November, 2018 MAZDA6 and 2019 CX-3 models will begin to arrive at dealerships with this technology included as standard equipment.