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MORE HUMAN IN NATURE

We created the Mazda CX-50 to enhance your experience of the outdoors, so you can connect to nature, to the road, and everything along the way. Our latest i-Activ AWD technology connects you seamlessly to the terrain while Mazda Intelligent Drive (Mi-Drive) technology levels up the driving experience with off-road and sport driving modes to make every trip a thrilling ride.

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PRECISION AND PERFORMANCE

The sculpted curves and bold contours of the Mazda3 makes it a standout in its class, with a refined, human-centric interior that will ignite the driver in you. Our latest Skyactiv engines combine outstanding performance with excellent fuel economy while offering responsiveness and that unique Mazda fun-to-drive feeling.

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LEAD WITH PURPOSE

Mazda’s first electric car represents a new standard in EV performance with 200 lb-ft torque and 143 hp, for an immediate response when you press the accelerator. From the sustainably sourced luxury materials in the cabin to the lightweight battery, our first-ever EV was designed holistically to produce fewer CO2 emissions during its entire lifecycle.

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DESIGNED TO MOVE YOU

The MX-5 Soft Top is informed by our human-centric engineering philosophy. From our advanced Skyactiv-Vehicle Dynamics for fuel-efficient driving to our new Kinematic Posture Control (KPC) to stabilize cornering posture, we are refining the classic roadster.

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June, 01 2022

Mazda & ParticipACTION CX-50 Minute Challenge

 Mazda Canada and ParticipACTION are challenging Canadians to spend more time in nature

TORONTO, ON – August 2, 2022 – The benefits of time spent in nature are well documented and can be achieved with a minimum amount of time: It just takes 50 minutes, three times per week. During the month of August Mazda and ParticipACTION are teaming up to give Canadians an exciting way to achieve this.

 

To celebrate the launch of Mazda’s first-ever CX-50, Mazda Canada and ParticipACTION are introducing the CX-50 Minute Challenge, which encourages Canadians to spend active time in nature to enhance their wellbeing. From August 1-31, every 50 active minutes tracked in the ParticipACTION app will give Canadians a chance to win. There are more than $30,000 in prizes available, with weekly draws and a grand prize at the end of August.

 “As a Japanese company, the well-being that nature brings has a long history. Shinrin-yoku, or Forest Bathing, is based on ancient Shinto and Buddhist practices with a belief that immersion in nature is not only good for our souls, but good for our bodies. At Mazda, we couldn’t agree more,” said David Klan, President and CEO, Mazda Canada Inc. “Our new purpose-built, adventure-seeking CX-50 is a vehicle designed to create harmony with nature, not to conquer it. It belongs in nature, and the CX-50 Minute Challenge reminds us that we belong in nature too.”

 “We know that time spent in nature can make us healthier. Our heart rate goes down, our mind becomes clearer and calmer, and physical tension decreases,” said Dr. Leigh Vanderloo, Scientific Director at ParticipACTION. “Adults are encouraged to get 150 minutes of physical activity per week, with added health benefits if we can take this activity outdoors. This is why we’re thrilled to partner with Mazda Canada to encourage everyone living in Canada to get more out of the natural world around them in such a fun way.”

Canadians’ views on nature

 To find out more about Canadians’ views on nature, Mazda Canada commissioned a survey and found that more than 80 per cent of Canadians agree spending time in nature is good for their mental and physical health. The survey also found Canadians tend to overestimate the amount of time needed outside to reap the benefits of nature, and only 19% are aware of any research on the benefits that nature has to offer. In addition:

CX-50 Minute Challenge: how to join

To take part in the CX-50 Minute Challenge, visit the CX-50 Minute Challenge landing page at mazda.ca/en/CX50minutechallenge or download the ParticipACTION app directly from Google Play or the App Store. Track every 50 minutes of active time to be automatically entered in weekly prize draws.

The first-ever Mazda CX-50

Mazda has recently introduced the first-ever CX-50, a purpose-built vehicle designed to drive beyond paved roads to support the active and outdoor lifestyles of customers in North America. The CX-50 maintains key attributes expected of all Mazda vehicles, including superior driving dynamics and beautiful design. The sleek, long silhouette and wide stance help give the vehicle dynamic proportions that balance design elements that are geared toward outdoor ruggedness.

About Mazda:

Mazda Canada Inc. is responsible for the sales and marketing, customer service and parts support of Mazda vehicles in Canada. Headquartered in Richmond Hill, Ontario, Mazda Canada has a nationwide network of 163 dealerships. For additional information visit Mazda Canada’s media website at www.media.mazda.ca.

About ParticipACTION:

ParticipACTION is a national non-profit charitable organization that inspires and supports Canadians to make physical activity a vital part of their everyday life. As Canada’s leading physical activity brand, ParticipACTION works with its partners, which include organizations in the sport, physical activity and recreation sectors, alongside government and corporate sponsors, to help Canadians reduce sedentary time and move more through innovative engagement initiatives and thought leadership. ParticipACTION is generously supported by the Government of Canada. Learn how ParticipACTION has been moving Canadians for over 50 years at ParticipACTION.com and download the free ParticipACTION app to access a fun, evidence-informed tool that empowers you on your physical activity journey.

1MSRP does not include $1,950 for freight & PDE, taxes, title or additional fees. Retailers set actual sale prices.

2Mazda Connected Services is provided during a two-year trial period; annual subscription fees apply thereafter. A compatible phone with cellular or Wi-Fi services is necessary to access Mazda Connected Services features.

3MSRP does not include $1,950 for freight & PDE, taxes, title or additional fees. Retailers set actual sale prices.