All-new Mazda3 bags World Car Design 2020 Award

April 21, 2020

After being shortlisted as a Top Three Finalists for the 2020 World Car Design of the Year Award last March, the all-new Mazda3 has been awarded by 86 jurors from 24 countries that made up the World Car Awards panel, as the winner for having the best design among all contending cars for the 2020 World Car Awards season.

The Mazda3 is also a Top Three Finalist for this year’s World Car of the Year award together with the all-new Mazda CX-30 Crossover. This is also the second time Mazda was awarded the World Car Design Of The Year trophy after the MX-5 roadster won both the World Car of the Year as well as the World Car Design of the Year title in 2016.

“The new Mazda3 minimalist and sophisticated evolved-KODO design language of “beauty through subtraction” is the foundation for its function and purpose. We are proud to share with our customers the all-new Mazda3, a car so highly regarded around the world for pushing the boundaries of aesthetics, quality of finish, class and style,” says Steven Tan, President and CEO of Mazda Philippines.

With recent significant recognitions such as the prestigious 2019 Red Dot: Best of the Best Design Award, the 2020 Canadian Car of the Year, the 2020 China Car of the Year, the 2020 Thailand Car of the Year, the all-new Mazda3 continues with the nameplate’s proven record for groundbreaking design, class-above build quality, outstanding performance and unassailable value.

The all-new Mazda3 likewise establishes its superiority in safety with i-Activsense, a suite of active and passive structural and safety systems that provide maximum protection for the driver and the car’s passengers.

By gaining the highest score ever of 98% in adult protection and a 5-Star Rating by EURO NCAP (European New Car Assessment Programme), the 2020 Mazda3 has become one of a handful of cars that provide the best safety performance for its occupants in the world today. And with the all-new Mazda3 being awarded the United States’ IIHS (Insurance Institute for Highway Safety) Top Safety Pick+ title this 2020, it has now become one the IIHS’s safest cars for ten straight years with superior ratings in crash worthiness, crash avoidance and mitigation.

The new Mazda3, as with all Mazda Philippines’ range of cars and crossovers, comes with standard YOJIN3 3-Year Free Preventive Maintenance Service (including oil, parts and labor), and an after-sales service record ranked as #1 in the 2019 and 2016 J.D. Power Customer Service Index Study, customers can continue to be delighted with the value and fulfillment of their award-winning Mazda ownership experience.

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Randolph de Leon
Randy is a person with disability (PWD), a partially-blinded person with only his left eye functioning. Since childhood, the automobile has always been his passion, and is able to express it through photography and most recently, through writing as well. Outside the motoring beat, Randy spends time manning the media aspect of his business which he co-founded with his sister/college classmate. It's called Dragonlight Wellness and Solutions, a multi-business venture centering on improving peoples' lives through earning.