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Mazda CX-5

Mazda CX-5

| June 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

New & improved & much better than before ! When it was launched back in 2012, the Mazda CX5 had a London Olympiads worth of praise & honours bestowed upon it, as it hit the ground running, with Mazdas new SKYACTIV technology to the fore. Fast forward to 2017 & Mazda have given the CX-5 an […]

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Mazda3 1.5 SE-L Nav Hatchback

Mazda3 1.5 SE-L Nav Hatchback

| February 19, 2017 | 0 Comments

Mid-life crisis When do you reach a mid-life crisis ? I the case of new cars today, about 3 years after they’re launched. A case in point is the latest Mazda3, which was updated in late 2016. So what exactly has changed ? Well, the front grille is larger & there’s a lowered badge on […]

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Mazda CX-3

Mazda CX-3

| June 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Euros 2016. In recent years, thanks to the popularity of the Nissan Qashqai, we have seen a glut of medium sized SUV’s enter the car buying market. Also, thanks to Nissan with the success of the Juke, mini-SUV’s have also become popular, with recent launches including the Renault Captur, Fiat 500X & Honda HR-V. […]

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Mazda6 Tourer

Mazda6 Tourer

| July 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

Mazda6  2.2D 150ps SE-L Nav Tourer It’s great when you’re invited on a new car press launch. An opportunity to drive something brand new or updated before anyone else, enables motoring journalists to tell the car buying public about pretty much all UK car & vans quicker than ever before, as the internet & social […]

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Mazda2

Mazda2

| March 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Jeremy, Jeremy, wherfore art thou Jeremy ? Mazda UK launched the Mazda2 on the day the news broke that Jeremy Clarkson had allegedly punched a colleague. Jeremy was conspicuous by his absence, but was not missed because the assembled journalists were treated to a test route through beautiful South Devon, an area I had not […]

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Mazda3 Hatchback

Mazda3 Hatchback

| October 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

  Mazda3 2 litre 120ps SE-L Nav Mazdas renaissance continues with the Mazda3 hatchback the latest Mazda model to worm it’s way up to CCV Towers in September. I had driven the Fastback version in 2013 but really wanted to have a go in the hatch back because to all intense & purpose, it’s shape […]

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Mazda3 Fastback

Mazda3 Fastback

| April 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

      De la Soul, ‘ 3 that’s the magic number. Yes it is, it’s the magic number ‘  When Mazda launched the new Mazda6 in early 2013, I was lucky enough to drive one, the 2.2 Skyactiv diesel & awarded it the Company Car & Van Car of the Year for 2013. Fast forward […]

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Mazda CX-5 2.2D SE-L Nav 150ps 2WD

Mazda CX-5 2.2D SE-L Nav 150ps 2WD

| May 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

    Launched in 2012, the Mazda CX5 had a London Olympiads worth of praise & honours bestowed on it as it hit the ground running with Mazdas new SkyActiv technology. Being slightly behind the times rather than ahead of the game, CCV finally got it’s hands on the CX5 in April 2013 & after […]

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Mazda6 2.2D 150ps Saloon SE-L Nav

Mazda6 2.2D 150ps Saloon SE-L Nav

| April 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

  Love is a Wonderful Colour. The manufacturer which gave the world the iconic MX5 has always been slightly overshadowed here in the UK, by Japanese compatriots Nissan, Honda & Toyota despite producing some exceptional cars including the previous Mazda 6 & stupendous RX8. Think Echo & the Bunnymen, Teardrop Explodes & Frankie Goes to […]

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