2011 Mazda2 Yozora_3QFRichmond Hill, Ontario – Mazda has announced the launch of the 2011 Mazda2 Yozora, a special limited-edition version of its all-new Mazda2 subcompact.

The Yozora, which means “night sky” in Japanese, is finished in a brilliant black exterior paint and features a themed “2” decal package on the front driver’s side bumper and fender. The design also includes a unique rear raised spoiler, short stubby antenna, chrome tailpipe, and special silver and black 16-inch alloy wheels with Toyo Proxes T1R performance tires.

The Yozora is based on the entry-level Mazda2 GX trim, either with five-speed manual or four-speed automatic transmission, with air conditioning and a Convenience Package of body-colour heated mirrors, keyless entry with jackknife key, steering wheel-mounted cruise and audio controls, two additional speakers, trip computer, outside temperature gauge, and interior silver accents.

Exclusive to the Canadian market, the Mazda2 Yozora has a starting price of $19,280. Only 500 units will be produced and will go on sale in July 2010.

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