Jump to content

MyCarForum Logo
Search
Magnifying glass

SEARCH

1

Revised Mazda 2 and new 1.6L Turbo set for Paris debut

By SYF77 on 25 Aug 2010

Attached Image

Mazda has announced that the refreshed Mazda2 will be given its European premiere at next month's Paris motor show. The Japanese firm also plans to introduce a new 1.6-liter turbo diesel for the Mazda5 MPV, Mazda3 sedan and hatchback models at the show.

The updated European specced Mazda2 benefits from a nose job with reprofiled bumper and face grille along with some minor interior upgrades.
Other improvements include a tweaked chassis for better ride comfort and the introduction of a new automatic transmission variant with all engines in the Mazda2 lineup complying with the Euro 5 emissions standard.

Mazda will also premiere a new 1.6-liter turbo diesel engine for the Mazda5 MPV and Mazda3 models. The new diesel produces 115HP and is matched to a six-speed manual transmission, returning a combined fuel economy of 5.2lt/100km on the Mazda5 and 4.4lt/100km on the Mazda3.

mazda, mazda 2, mazda 2 facelift and 3 more...

Viewed: 464 times

Related Blog Posts
SYF77
Written by SYF77
I have been a car fanatic since 1989, when my father was changing our family car then to a Toyota Corolla 1.6 GL fitted with a Twin Cam 16 valve engine that was carburetor-fed, a big deal back in those days. The automobile technology and industry fascinates me and I hope to broadcast these interesting developments to everyone out there through this blog.



  • 1
Ferraricalifornia Aug 26 2010 06:59 AM
not many will be able to take to the laughing face though....
  • 1
 
Car Makes

Please select a car make

Facebook Likes
   Featured Blog Post
Photo
The guide, while not mandatory, comes amid rising car complaints, mainly about defects. It is dev...
POPULAR BLOG POSTS
Photo
Subaru and its official performance arm STI have an interesting concept based on the BRZ due for...
Photo
Rebates for low CO2 output may be revised to include pollutants such as nitrogen oxides and parti...
Photo
According to the Las Vegas Sun, as well as several other local outlets, two men died in a Lamborg...
Photo
Can Honda's complex hybrid supercar match the purity and focus of the legendary NSX-R? DriveT...
Photo
Car population down four percent as the total number of vehicles shrinks for third straight year....
   Lifestyle Articles