Mazda 2 got Golden Steering Wheel

December 19, 2014 at 10:24 pm

Fourth-generation Mazda2 has received its third major award, following the success of production models of Mazda new generation long before officially goes on sale on the European market.
At a ceremony in Berlin, Mazda won the prize “Golden Steering Wheel” in the category B-Class cars for the new generation Mazda2.
Mazda for the fourth time won the “Golden Steering Wheel” from the inception of the competition in 1976: Mazda 323 took the prize in 1985 and 1989, and the Mazda 626 in 1992. Annual Readers’ Choice is one of the most coveted automotive awards. The new Mazda2 is selected among the nine competitors, more than 300 thousand votes readers of Bild am Sonntag, Auto Bild from 25 European countries.

Mazda2 pics

Mazda2 picture

“We are honored to receive this distinguished award for the new Mazda2 before it becomes available to the European market,” – says Takahisa Sori, head of Mazda Motor Corporation to develop. “This proves that we have chosen the right direction for Mazda with an emphasis on design, driving pleasure and our innovative technology SKYACTIV».

Golden Steering Wheel pics

Golden Steering Wheel picture

Good Design Gold Award 2014, presented last week in Japan, the new Mazda2. Japan Institute of Design Promotion, which organizes the awards, praised above all the dynamism of new items and design “KODO – Soul of Motion”.