Sport and Touring get an $1100 price rise but Mazda says value of extra specification is $2600. The GT has risen by $600 while the Azami is up by just $200.
Active safety and head-up display are standard on all versions, along with smartphone connectivity.
The 2.5-litre turbo is unchanged with 170kW/420Nm. Claimed thirst is 8.4L/100km for front-drivers; 8.8L for AWD
New dampers and engine mounts reduce vibration and the steering now needs less lock to turn the wheels.
New wheels are only external change. Inside Mazda has aimed for flowing cabin lines.
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