23 August 2010

Mazda 2 (2007 - 2014)

Facelifted Mazda2 to premiere at Paris Motor Show

23 August 2010 - At this year's Paris Motor Show, Mazda's focus is on low fuel consumption and reduced emissions. Mazda showcases the upgraded Mazda2, a more economical Mazda5 and a new diesel engine for the Mazda3.

Mazda's lightweight, Mazda2 has received a facelift and celebrates its European premiere at Paris with the following key changes:

Mazda 2 (2007 - 2014)
  • New front end features Mazda's unique family face and upgraded interior
  • Upgraded Euro V powertrain line-up
  • Upgraded chassis for even better ride comfort
  • Automatic transmission version introduced

Joining the facelifted Mazda2 will be the all-new Mazda5 premiering with a new economical MZ-CD 1.6 diesel engine. The Mazda5 people carrier is especially economic and family-friendly and offers:

  • A frugal and powerful 1.6-litre diesel engine (5.2 l/100km, 115 PS)
  • - 15% CO2 emissions in comparison to previous 2.0-litre diesel
  • New lightweight 6-gear manual transmission
  • An eye-catching design that sets it apart in the C-MAV segment
  • Enhanced Karakuri interior flexibility for up to seven people plus sliding rear doors

The new Mazda3 with an upgraded MZ-CD 1.6 diesel engine will also be introduced. Offering more power and torque, while lowering fuel economy and emissions, the new version features:

  • + 6 PS more maximum power,
  • + 12% higher maximum torque,
  • 4.4 l/100km and 117g/km CO2
  • New lightweight 6-gear manual transmission