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Showing posts with label Mazda 2. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Mazda 2. Show all posts

Friday, January 27, 2023

Has Mazda Lost Their Design Mojo With The 2023 Mazda2?

Mazda is known lately for their beautifully styled cars. Imbued with the Kodo design language, they’re basically rolling pieces of art. Sadly, that streak seems to have ended with the new Mazda2.

Wednesday, August 10, 2022

Happy 20th Birthday, Mazda2!

In August 1996, Mazda launched the Demio, a sub-compact passenger vehicle that’s become a recognizable part of the carmaker’s line-up. Known in the Philippines and other global markets as the Mazda2, its sales have exceeded 3.5 million units across four generations.

Sunday, March 27, 2022

Review: 2022 Mazda2 1.5 Premium

The sub-compact car segment is typically filled with choices that fulfill the needs, but not exactly the wants of car buyers. They looked at as basic transportation so the criteria to succeed aren’t exactly long. One brand, however, is looking at the segment in a different light. Thanks to its upmarket push, Mazda is pitting its Mazda2 in the segment not for volume, as its competitors all do, but for presence. Free from the shackles of sales projections, it has allowed them to reposition their small hatchback (yes, it’s just available with one body style now) to become a style leader.

Sunday, February 20, 2022

Mazda To Run Endurance Series With Bio-Diesel Powered Mazda2

After running races powered by a next-generation biodiesel last year, Mazda has committed to racing the entire 2022 Super Taikyu Series using the cutting-edge fuel. The Mazda2 Bio concept which runs the Skyactiv-D diesel engine will use Susteo, a 100 percent bio-derived next-generation bio-diesel.

Monday, January 31, 2022

After A Prolonged Wait, Mazda Customers In The Philippines Will Finally Get Their Brand-New Cars

Patience is a virtue. This as would-be Mazda buyers will finally get their hands on their beloved new cars after a prolonged waiting period caused by the on-going global semi-conductor and parts shortages.

Tuesday, January 25, 2022

Toyota Hilux, Mitsubishi Montero Sport, Mazda2 Ranked Best In Quality In 2021 Study

J.D. Power released the results of its 2021 Thailand Initial Quality Study or IQS. The 2021 study is based on responses from 4,571 new vehicle owners who purchased their vehicles from January to October 2021. The study covers 10 different brands that include 77 passenger car, pickup truck, and utility vehicle models. The study was fielded from July through November 2021.

Monday, December 6, 2021

The 2022 Mazda2 Hybrid Looks Very Familiar

Mazda sub-compact buyers in Europe will brace for some confusion. Starting early next year, the Hiroshima-based carmaker is adding the Mazda2 Hybrid—a self-charging full-hybrid hatchback badge-engineered from the Toyota Yaris. This will be sold alongside the recently updated Mazda made 2022 Mazda2.

Sunday, November 14, 2021

This Mazda2 Will Race On Next-Generation Bio-Diesel

In efforts to realize carbon neutrality, Mazda believes that electric vehicles are not the only answer. They believe that customers must have a variety of options including not just electric, but hybrids and even conventionally-fueled vehicles.

Friday, October 22, 2021

Mazda PH Brings Back The Features For Mazda2 And CX-3 For 2022 (w/ Specs)

Mazda Philippines is re-aligning its entire line-up this 2022 as the clearest and most visible way to show their intention of occupying a more premium space in the automotive landscape. The first part of its 2022 Mazda Collection consists of the revamped 2022 Mazda2 sub-compact and CX-3 sub-compact SUV.

Friday, October 1, 2021

The 2021 Mazda2 Is As Green And Fuel Efficient As A Hybrid

Mazda’s Skyactiv engine has done it again. Despite not being fitted with any sort of electrification or even a gasoline particulate filter, the 2021 Mazda2 turned in an impressive performance at the Green New Car Assessment Program or Green NCAP test.

Thursday, August 19, 2021

Meet Platinum Quartz Metallic, Mazda's Newest Special Color

Mazda is known for continuous experimentation when it comes to colors. After Soul Red (later revised to Soul Red Crystal), Machine Gray Metallic, and Polymetal Gray Metallic, Platinum Quartz Metallic is the newest unique shade to join their diverse palette.

Tuesday, August 3, 2021

Monday, June 28, 2021

Mazda Tweaks Mazda2 Yet Again For 2022

Mazda keeps true to its “Bundled Product Planning” strategy by refreshing their sub-compact Mazda2 yet again for 2022.

Thursday, December 3, 2020

The Next Mazda2 May be Based off the European Toyota Yaris

Mazda may be replacing its Mazda2 sub-compact car with one based off the European Toyota Yaris in a bid to meet Europe’s increasingly strict emissions regulations.

Friday, November 13, 2020

Mazda PH Offering Up to P 300k in Cash Savings to End 2020

Bermaz Auto Philippines, the exclusive distributor of Mazda vehicles in the country is ending 2020 with their biggest deals yet. With the “Sayonara 2020” promo, get up to P 300,000 cash savings on a brand-new Mazda—a perfect way to start the Christmas season, or perhaps an even better way to start the New Year.

Friday, October 23, 2020

Mazda PH Also Issuing Recall For Faulty Fuel Pumps

There’s no end to the faulty fuel pump recall. Bermaz Auto Philippines, the official distributor of Mazda vehicles in the country has confirmed that they too will have to issue a preventive service campaign.

Monday, September 7, 2020

Review: 2020 Mazda2 1.5 Elite Sedan

In case you missed it, Mazda has been undergoing a premium transformation. While the movement is still anchored pretty much on their award-winning design, they’ve also managed to level up in terms of trim and standard equipment. Having said that, a handful of their cars got stuck in no land’s land—neither premium nor affordable. One such vehicle is the 2020 Mazda2.

Monday, April 13, 2020

Polymetal Gray Arrives for the 2020 Mazda2

Polymetal Gray Metallic finally comes to the smallest member of the Mazda family, the Mazda2, this April (at least if you live in Japan).

Friday, April 3, 2020

Mazda is Giving Its Entire Line-Up the 100th Anniversary Treatment

With Mazda celebrating its 100th anniversary this year, everyone was waiting as to what special edition model the carmaker would come out with. Well, we know that right now. And in a (pleasant but unexpected plot twist), the entire line-up is getting the treatment.

Saturday, December 14, 2019

Showroom Complexity Makes Car Buying More Difficult Says Mazda Philippines President

The subcompact car segment is the country’s largest in terms of sales volume. It’s so important that the major players here offer a dizzying array of variants to fit just about every budget—Toyota has 11 variants of the Vios, Honda has 6 for the City, and even Nissan has 5 for the Almera. With that in mind, what drove Mazda Philippines to offer just two variants—a hatchback and a sedan for its 2020 Mazda2?