Mazda is introducing new variants to its Mazda2 subcompact lineup. The Mazda2 1.3L 5-Speed Manual Transmission 5DR Hatch and 4DR Sedan. With an introductory price of Php 675,000.00, the Mazda2 1.3L M/T, is set to thrill Mazda fans yet again who value individuality and style. Its fresh, distinctive good looks, lively performance and exceptional functionality will definitely take you places in true Mazda style.

Mazda has also taken into great consideration active safety measures for the Mazda2, with its enhanced all-round visibility, plus improved handling and steering performance. Its breaking is at or near the top of the class, complemented with Antilock Braking System (ABS) and Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD). Dual front airbags also come standard to the Mazda2 1.3L M/T.

The launch of the Mazda2 1.3L M/T comes after the release of the Mazda2 1.5L Hatch and Sedan early this year.

Starting this October, Mazda Philippines will be giving away one Mazda2 every month until December for lucky test drivers. Simply by visiting your nearest Mazda dealership and test driving any Mazda vehicle on or before December 31, 2010, customers are automatically entitled to one (1) raffle entry for the test drive promotion.

Also, customers get a chance to win the iconic Mazda MX-5 when they purchase any Mazda2 model from October 2, 2010 to December 31, 2010.

"With more and more Filipinos embracing the Zoom-Zoom spirit, we at Mazda Philippines would like to show our appreciation by giving all customers a chance to not just experience, but own a Mazda vehicle. We invite our customers to visit any of our seven dealership and test drive a Mazda today," said Steven Tan, Vice President for Sales and Marketing, Mazda Philippines.

Test-drive a Mazda today at any of the seven authorized Mazda dealerships: Mazda Alabang, Mazda Greenhills, Mazda Makati, Mazda Quezon Avenue (Metro-Manila); Mazda Batangas, Mazda Pampanga and Mazda Cebu.