Mazda2 featured here is the 3rd generation of the model, called Demio in some markets. Mazda2’s predecessor is Mazda 121, manufactured between 1996 and 2002. This third generation Mazda2 has its roots in Hazumi concept car and it is available with 1.5-litre engines, one turbo diesel and one naturally aspirated gasoline engine. The power output is ranged between 75 hp and 115 hp. Here we have the top of the line 1.5 SKYACTIV-G with 115 hp and 6-speed manual transmission.


Details

Make: Mazda

Model: Mazda2 / Mazda2 1.5 SKYACTIV-G 115

Production: 2014-

Body type: 5-door hatchback, 5 seats

VIN: 3MDDJ6HA62M101543

Price without VAT: 16,024 Euro

Engine: 1.5-litre (1,496 cc) transverse in-line four-cylinder naturally aspirated engine, with Start/Stop technology. The compression ratio is 14:1 and the maximum output is 85 kW / 115 PS/hp at 6,000 rpm and peak torque is 148 Nm (approx. 109 ft-lbs), available at 4,000 rpm.

Gearbox: 6-speed manual transmission and Front Wheel Drive (FWD)

Tyres: Nokian Haka Sipe 185/65 R15

Acceleration 0-100 km/h (0-62 mph): 8.7 seconds

Top speed: 200 km/h

Declared average fuel consumption: 4.9 liters of gasoline/petrol per 100 km

Emissions: EU6, 115 g CO2/km

Fuel tank (l): 44

Dimensions (mm): L 4,060 / w 1,695 / h 1,495

Luggage compartment capacity (l): 280/950

Wheelbase (mm): 2,570

Weight (DIN/EU): 1,055 kg/1,130 kg

Cd: –

Front suspension: Independent McPherson strut, coil springs, sway bar, ventilated disc brakes.

Rear suspension: Torsion beam axle, coil springs, tambour brakes.


Main standard equipment

Front airbag for driver and front passenger, side airbag for driver and front passenger, curtain airbag for front and rear seats; ABS; ESC/ESP; Start/Stop; Hill Start Assist (HLA); City Emergency Brake Assistance (SCBS); Tyre Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS); Lane Departure Warning (LDW); Blind Spot Monitoring System (RVM); head-up display; rear parking sensors; rain sensor; light sensor; cruise control; speed limiter; automatic climate control; white leather and black cloth upholstery; heated front seats; 4 electric windows; electrically adjustable, foldable and heated side mirrors; trip computer; height and depth adjustable steering column; leather steering wheel and gear shifter; LED DRL; LED headlights; LED taillights; fog lights; high beam control system (HBCS); alloy wheels; exhaust system with chromed muffler; keyless entry and start; sound system with 6 speakers; MP3; CD player; 2xUSB; Bluetooth connectivity with audio streaming.


Main optional equipment (price in euro, without VAT)

Red Soul metallic paint (387); navigation system and infotainment MZD Connect (403).


Comments

+ easy to drive
+ useful driving and parking aids
+ great technology pack and driver assistance systems
+ roomy
+ good dynamics
+ good soundproofing
+ great engine sound
+ very good engine performance
+ well balanced steering system
+ floor mounted acceleration pedal
+ very good headlights

– unfoldable head-up display screen


Driven by Adrian M. for 259 km, 6.8 l/100 km average fuel consumption, 267 km total mileage of the car.


Filmed at AFI Palace Cotroceni


Photo Gallery Mazda2 1.5 SKYACTIV-G 115

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