The Mazda5 has been one of those cars that barely puts a foot wrong but is unjustly overlooked by the British public. Maybe the latest diesel model can rectify things as Jonathan Crouch reports.
Underrated and largely under the MPV market radar, the mk 2 Mazda 5 is anything but an underachiever. Especially in 2.0-litre DISI form, as Jonathan Crouch discovers.
Existing Mazda owners may be surprised by the third generation Mazda6, a family car with more than mere practicality to recommend it. June Neary checks out the improved version.
The Mazda6 has come in for a refresh. Does this turn a very good car into a class leader? Jonathan Crouch reports.
The third generation Mazda6 is a huge improvement over its predecessor and represents an under-rated choice in the Mondeo-sized medium range segment with its sector-leading SKYACTIV technology driving down running costs. Most UK sales will be of the 2.2 diesel models, but could the frugal 2.0-litre petrol versions actually be a better bet for lower mileage buyers? Jonathan Crouch checks out the improved version and decides.
The Tourer estate version of the third generation Mazda6 may be shorter than the saloon on which it's based but it's still a very practical choice. Jonathan Crouch checks out the improved version.
Can good looks and a sporty driving experience make MPV practicality more desirable? Steve Walker checks out the Mazda5.
Mazda's dinky CX-3 is an urban crossover that looks to reprise the success of its CX-5 big brother. Jonathan Crouch reports.
Mazda's CX-5 is one of ther most efficient of the new wave of compact SUVs and Crossover models and it may very well be the best car of this kind you can buy, especially in revised form with extra equipment. Jonathan Crouch checks it out.
Mazda's CX-5 sets a new standard in the market for Crossovers and compact 4x4s, reckons Jonathan Crouch. For proof, check out the entry-level 2.0-litre 163PS 2WD model
It's no sports car, but the all-new, tech-packed CX-5 could be the most exciting Mazda for years. David Vivian checks it out in 2.2 150PS form.
June Neary on Mazda's latest fourth generation MX-5
Mazda revisits what made the original MX-5 so great in this fourth-generation model. Jonathan Crouch reports.