Mazda injected its zoom-zoom spirit into the traditional rugged pickup truck, the result is the current generation BT-50, a sporty truck with a go-anywhere attitude. For 2017 it receives a bolder grille, restyled headlights & taillights, and new wheels to keep it looking sharp and fresh, Inside it also receives some updates like a console mounted rear-passenger cubby hole, rear center armrest, and on the top 3.2 4x4 variant, a rear view camera with display on the rear view mirror and cruise control.
The 148hp 2.2-liter inline-4 is the sole engine of the Philippine market BT-50, this powerplant is paired to either a 6-speed manual transmission or a 6-speed automatic transmission. RWD is standard.For 2021, the "Pangolin Edition" will be the only trim level for the Philippine market BT-50. This version gains black 17-inch custom Rota wheels, fender flare extensions, roof rack, sports bar, and "Pangolin" door graphics.