Mazda 2 1.5 Hatchback Deluxe Review
Bold and Beautiful

Story and photos by Wong C W
1 Mar 2015
 

Introduction

Mazda is in a bit on a roll these days. Their stunning Mazda 6 has won many over with its looks; the CX-5 – surprising for a Japanese carmaker – comes with a diesel engine option in Singapore, and the Mazda 3 offers serious value for money with its feature packed standard equipment. 

The Mazda 2 seems to follow the same strategy as the Mazda 3, with an unbelievable amount of kit in such a small car, and what is supposedly the brand’s entry-level model in the country. We looked at this intriguing proposition with greater care in our day test drive, and came away very reluctant to give the keys back to this wonderful machine. Find out more in the following pages why.


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Engine

Engine Capacity 1496cc
Engine Type Inline 4
Compression Ratio 14:1
Bore x Stroke (74.5 x 85.8)mm
Power 114bhp
Torque 148Nm
Power to Weight 107.5 bhp per ton

Performance

Acceleration 10s (0-100 km/h)
Top Speed 184 km/h
Fuel Consumption (combined) 19.6 km/L

Misc Technical Data

Transmission 6 -speed Auto
Drive Type FF
Steering Hydraulic

Measurements

Body Type 5 Door Hatch
Dimension
(L x W x H)
(4060 x 1697 x 1495) mm
Wheelbase 2570 mm
Kerb Weight 1060 kg
Fuel Tank Capacity 44 L

Brakes

Brakes (Front) Ventilated Discs
Brakes (Rear) Discs