Mazda 2 car reviews
The Mazda2’s mix of good looks and enjoyable driving characteristics has won it many friends. Now with a more aggressive look and efficient engines, the Mazda2 is more appealing than ever.
Date added: Wednesday 26 January 2011.
The last 12 months have seen the stunning Audi R8, Ford Mondeo and BMW M3 go on sale. And all three of these big releases were beaten to the title of World Car of the Year by the Mazda 2 supermini. We were stunned by the new Mazda 2’s lightweight shell, sleek looks and stunning handling when we drove it round the dazzling roads of Tuscany and Scotland last year. So when we were given the opportunity to take a Mazda 2 on loan for a week we jumped at the chance.
Date added: Tuesday 22 April 2008.
With rave reviews for its cracking sportscars, it's easy to overlook the sensible cars in Mazda's range. The Ford Fusion-based Mazda 2 is the embodiment of practicality in a tiny package, perfect for round-town driving. Can the tall, small supermini mix it with the current darlings of the urban grind?
Date added: Monday 23 October 2006.
The current Ford Fiesta has been Britain’s best-selling car for a while, but the Mazda2, a model which is closely related to it, has done rather well too.
Date added: Monday 08 November 2010.
The new-look, more efficient Mazda2 is now on sale, priced from £9,995. The revised Mazda2 – available in three- and five-door guise – now comes with a range of efficient engines, all of which meet Euro 5 emissions standards and have improved fuel consumption.
Date added: Wednesday 03 November 2010.
Unveiled as five-door to huge acclaim last year, the Mazda 2 supermini has been a resounding hit for the Hiroshima-based car maker with success culminating in it being named 2008 World Car of the Year. Now a three-door Mazda 2 boasting an even sportier design is available to the European market. Adrian Hearn was in the stunning sun-kissed archipelago of Stockholm, Sweden for the first European drive of the Mazda 2 three-door.
Date added: Tuesday 24 June 2008.
The Mazda 2 supermini which scooped the World Car of the Year award is now available as a three-door, with sporty looks and a lower price starting from £7,999. Five new Mazda 2 models join the current range – a 1.3-litre TS petrol, 1.3-litre TS2 petrol, 1.5-litre Sport petrol, 1.4-litre TS diesel and 1.4-litre TS2 diesel.
Date added: Wednesday 14 May 2008.