Mazda 100th Anniversary Edition Announced
To mark its 100th anniversary, Mazda will bring to Canada special models created in reminiscence of R360 Coupe, right, the origin of Mazda's car making
Following a global announcement in early April, Mazda Canada says select 100th Anniversary Edition models will also be available in Canada.
These models will include Mazda3, Mazda3 Sport, CX-5, CX-9, MX-5, and MX-5 RF.
The 100th Anniversary Edition models feature special equipment commemorating the company’s 100th anniversary since its foundation and are a tribute to the unique style created by Mazda’s first passenger car, the R360 Coupe.
Mazda’s first passenger car R360 Coupe, created in 1960. In addition, exclusive components featuring our 100th Anniversary Special Logo are adopted on both exterior and interior of the commemorative models.
Main features include:
• Exterior colour in Snowflake White Pearl
• Interior leather in Garnet Red
• Floor carpet in red
• Floor mats featuring unique 100th Anniversary badging
• Headrests embossed with 100th Anniversary logo
• Key fob embossed with 100th Anniversary logo
• Wheel centre-caps featuring 100th Anniversary logo in colour
• 100th Anniversary commemorative badge on front fender
The R360 Coupe was Mazda’s first passenger car and adopted a futuristic design and unique technologies.
To this day, this model stands as the starting point of Mazda’s car making.
At the time of its sale in 1960, the model featured an automatic transmission as well as a four-cycle engine which was unprecedented among micro-mini passenger cars of the time.
The 100th Anniversary Edition models will go on sale in Canada starting in fall 2020.
Pricing and additional details will be released closer