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Latest review | 28 April 2020

Car Launch: Mazda CX-30 2020

Wednesday 22 April was the day the new Mazda CX-30 was launched in a way we haven’t seen before in...

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3 October 2019

Mazda CX-5 Takami 2019 Car Review

‘Takami’ means height in Japanese, and it’s the name that Mazda add to the top of the range variant of...

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22 July 2019

Mazda3 Car Review 2019

SUVs might be taking over the market, but there’s still a solid, if reduced demand for hatches.

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17 June 2019

Car Launch: The new Mazda3

When a manufacturer claims a tyre was designed especially for its mass market car, the correct response is usually to...

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19 September 2018

Mazda CX-8 2018 Car Review

If you’re an anti-diesel bod, long ago soured by old-style smoky, lethargic examples of the breed, you should try out...

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12 November 2015

Mazda MX-5 2015 car review

For those who enjoy fresh air and top-down motoring, you will already know about the Mazda MX-5. Now, 26 years since...

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9 November 2015

Mazda6 2015 car review

The winner in the Best in Class - Medium car category at the New Zealand Car of the Year 2013...

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14 October 2015

Mazda CX-5 2015 car review

2015 has seen Mazda’s CX-5 undergo a dramatic makeover, with an extensive list of enhancements in an effort to further...

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23 April 2015

Mazda CX-3 2015 car review

Ride quality, driving dynamics, noise levels, handling and overall build quality are all of the highest order. The CX-3 is...

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3 September 2014

Mazda2 2015 car review

There are a great many very good small cars on the market today, but Mazda has really taken the others...

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