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Mazda names
for the BJ series
  Ford names
for the BJ series (= Ford KN/KQ)
 
Japan: Familia & Familia S-Wagon
Taiwan: Isamu Genki & 323 MR-V
Asia various: 323, 323 Protegé, Astina NU
ROC/China: Haima 323 + Haima Familia
Europe: 323
Turkey: 323 Astina
Australia: 323 Astina & 323 Protegé
North America: Protegé & Protegé5
South&Middle America: Allégro
Africa: Etude

 
Ford Lynx (Asia)
Ford Tierra (Asia)
Ford Laser (Australia)

The BJ series is a product developed by the Mazda Motor Company in Japan. But since Mazda & Ford work are incorporated companies, Ford decided to do some "badge engineering", which basically means that they take another manufacturer's car, change some details and put their badges on it.
I can't list any country's name but you should have a rough idea about the names. Just as Mazda used the "323" or "Familia" name for totally different car series, so did Ford.

And in case you wonder about the spelling of "Protegé" : correctly written, the name should be "Protégé", who knows why Mazda mispelled it.
 
Production Plants
where was the BJ series built ?

Japan Hofu Hiroshima production plant Hiroshima
Thailand AutoAlliance
Iran Bahman
Columbia CCA
Vietnam Ford
Republic of China Hainan-Mazda
Kenya Kenya Vehicle
Taiwan Lio Ho
Ecuador Maresa
 
Because of the huge success of the BJ series, China and Taiwan STILL produce and sell the BJ series in 2005, for example

Mazda Taiwan (2005 Isamu Genki) .
Replacement parts are mainly produced in ROC and Taiwan, but also in Japan.
  Compatibility
with other models

The BJ Series shares a lot of production parts with other Mazda models.

Some Interior parts, notably some steering wheel models (including airbags) and also engine types are compatible with cars like:

Premacy , 626 (GF) , 6 / Atenza , Miata / MX-5 NB.

Rule of thumb:
If it looks like it could fit, it probably will.
 
The engine & transmission line ups
engine type code transm ccm power kw torque nm
1.3 16v¹ mazda 323 familia protege B3-ME F25M-R 1324 63 110
1.3 16v aut.¹ mazda 323 familia protege B3-ME F25M-R 1324 63 110
1.4 16v mazda 323 familia protege B3 F25M-R 1324 53 108
1.5 16v 65kW mazda 323 familia protege ZL F25M-R 1498 65 132
1.5 16v 65kW aut. mazda 323 familia protege ZL F25M-R 1498 65 132
1.5 16v 81kW¹ mazda 323 familia protege ZL-DE F25M-R 1498 81 137
1.5 16v 81kW 4WD¹ mazda 323 familia protege ZL-DE G25MX-R 1498 81 137
1.5 16v 81kW aut.¹ mazda 323 familia protege ZL-DE FN4A-EL 1498 81 137
1.5 16v 81kW 4WD aut mazda 323 familia protege ZL-DE GF4-AX-EL 1498 81 137
1.5 16v 96kW¹ ² mazda 323 familia protege ZL-VE F25M-R 1498 96 141
1.5 16v 96kW aut.¹ ² mazda 323 familia protege ZL-VE FN4A-EL 1498 96 141
1.6 16v 72kW mazda 323 familia protege ZM F25M-R 1598 72 145
1.6 16v 72kW aut. mazda 323 familia protege ZM FN4A-EL 1598 72 145
1.6 16v 76-78kW³ mazda 323 familia protege ZM-DE F25M-R 1598 76-78 143-145
1.6 16v 76-78kW aut.³ mazda 323 familia protege ZM-DE FN4A-EL 1598 76-78 143-145
1.8 16v 84kW mazda 323 familia protege FP F25M-R 1840 84 157
1.8 16v 84kW aut. mazda 323 familia protege FP FN4A-EL 1840 84 157
1.8 16v 92kW mazda 323 familia protege FP-DE F25M-R 1840 92 163
1.8 16v 92kW aut. mazda 323 familia protege FP-DE FN4A-EL 1840 92 163
1.8 16v 100kW¹ mazda 323 familia protege FP-DE F25M-R 1840 99 165
1.8 16v 100kW aut. ¹ mazda 323 familia protege FP-DE FN4A-EL 1840 99 165
1.8 16v 100kW 4WD¹ mazda 323 familia protege FP-DE G25MX-R 1840 99 165
1.8 16v 100kW 4WD aut. ¹ mazda 323 familia protege FP-DE GF4-AX-EL 1840 99 165
2.0 16v 96kW mazda 323 familia protege FS G15M-R* 1991 96 171
2.0 16v 96kW aut. mazda 323 familia protege FS FN4A-EL 1991 96 171
2.0 16v 96-98kW mazda 323 familia protege FS-DE G15M-R 1991 96-98 171-174
2.0 16v 96k-98W aut. mazda 323 familia protege FS-DE FN4A-EL 1991 96-98 171-174
2.0 16v 104kw (MP3) mazda 323 familia protege FS-DE G5M-R 1991 104 192
2.0 16v 121-125kW¹ mazda 323 familia protege FS-ZE G15M-R 1991 121-125 177-180
2.0 16v 121-125kW 4WD¹ mazda 323 familia protege FS-ZE G25MX-R 1991 121-125 177-180
2.0 16v 121-125kW 4WD aut mazda 323 familia protege FS-ZE GF4-AX-EL 1991 121-125 177-180
2.0 16v 121-125kW aut.¹ mazda 323 familia protege FS-ZE FN4A-EL 1991 121-125 177-180
2.0 16v Turbogarret t25r 125kW mazda 323 familia protege FS-DET G15M-R 1986 125 217
2.0 ITI 52kw mazda 323 familia protege RF (IDI) unknown 1998 52 200
2.0 DITD 66kw mazda 323 familia protege RF (TDI) G15M-R 1998 66 220
2.0 DITD 74kw mazda 323 familia protege RF (TDI) G15M-R 1998 74 230
           
-VE = SVT // -DE/ME = DOHC normal // -ZE = DOHC performance

¹ Engines marked as this were only available in japanese domestic models (JDM). The basic reasons why those models with the modified engines and more power were only avail in asia are the availability of very high octane gas of up to 108 (equals Euro 100), fuel consumption and emission standarts.
Another reason would be that Mazda & Ford compete against each other in various countries, so most probably Mazda was forbidden to deliver the models with the strong engines where the Ford models in the same class (especially the "Ford Focus") were supposed to be sold in higher quantities...

² S-VT Sequential Valve Timing

³
The lower kw value is due to ULEV (ultra low emission vehicle) standarts in some countries/states.

Ethannol use on Mazda engines
Some Mazda engines can run on E10 (10% Ethanol fuel), read all about it.