Mazda2 GX (2014)
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Mazda2 GX (2014): 28 facts and highlights

1. better fuel economy (city)

Fuel economy is a measurement of fuel efficiency, based on how far you can travel with a certain amount of petrol (gasoline). A lower fuel economy means the car will be cheaper to run.
6.8l/100 km
Peugeot 301 Berline (2014): 0l/100 km

2. better fuel economy (highway)

Fuel economy is a measurement of fuel efficiency, based on how far you can travel with a certain amount of petrol (gasoline). A lower fuel economy means the car will be cheaper to run.
5.6l/100 km
Peugeot 301 Berline (2014): 0l/100 km

3. Has front-wheel drive

Front-wheel drive is the most common type of drivetrain and offers several advantages. It is cheaper to manufacture (reducing the cost of the vehicle) and also lighter which helps improve fuel economy. Due to having the weight of the engine over the drive wheels it also benefits from increased traction.
Mazda2 GX (2014)
84% have it

4. longer wheelbase

The wheelbase is the distance between the center of the front and rear wheels. A longer wheelbase provides the car with more stability and a smoother ride (although a shorter wheelbase can provide more responsive handling).
2.49m
BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo 535i (2014): 3.07m

5. higher maximum torque

Torque is a measurement of an engine’s power, closely related to horsepower. More torque indicates a more powerful car, and is also a good indication of its acceleration.
133Nm
BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo 535i (2014): 400Nm

6. greater cargo volume

A larger cargo area is more practical as it allows you to transport more things.
377l
Mini Clubman (2014): 1068l

7. smaller turn radius

The turn radius indicates the smallest circular turn a car can make. With a smaller turn radius it is easier to perform a U-turn in one attempt instead of having to reverse back and forth in order to turn around.
9.8m
Scion iQ2 (2014): 4.2m

8. shorter length

3.95m
Renault Twizy EV 13kW (2014): 2.34m

9. greater cargo volume (seats down)

A larger cargo area is more practical as it allows you to transport more things. With some vehicles you can put the rear seats down in order to gain more space for cargo.
787l
Fiat Doblo 1.4 (2014): 3200l

10. larger fuel tank

A larger fuel tank means that you have to stop to refill less often.
43l
Kia Rio LX (2015): 73l

11. Has ISOFIX/LATCH

ISOFIX (also known as LATCH) is a standard system of attachment points for child safety seats, allowing them to be fitted quickly and safely.
Mazda2 GX (2014)
82% have it

12. more headroom (front)

More headroom in the front of the car makes for a more comfortable driving experience, and is especially important for taller people.
998mm
Mini Clubman (2014): 1.06m

13. height

1.48m
Honda CR-Z (2014): 1.39m

14. more cylinders

Although there are many aspects that determine the power, a higher number of cylinders is generally a good indication of the potential power of the engine.
4
BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo 535i (2014): 6

15. more valves

An intake valve allows the air/fuel mixture to enter the combustion chamber. An engine with more valves tends to increase performance.
16
BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo 535i (2014): 24

16. more headroom (rear)

More headroom in the rear of the car makes for a more comfortable passenger experience, and is especially important for taller people. It is also useful if you are transporting cargo in the rear of the vehicle.
940mm
Skoda Roomster S (2014): 1.01m

17. more horsepower

Horsepower is the most common unit for measuring the power of an engine.
100hp
BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo 535i (2014): 306hp

18. weight

473.1kg
Opel Ampera Positiv (2014): 1.69kg

19. lower ground clearance

The ground clearance is the distance between the lowest point of the car and the road surface. A shorter ground clearance lowers a vehicle’s center of gravity - increasing its handling ability and reducing the chance of a rollover. However, a higher ground clearance allows you to go over more uneven terrain.
130mm
SEAT Altea 1.6 TDI (2014): 66mm

20. Has a petrol (gasoline) engine

A petrol (gasoline) engine offers several advantages over diesel. For example the engines tend to be lighter and cheaper than their diesel counterparts. Petrol engines also tend to have higher horsepower, and the fuel is more readily available.
Mazda2 GX (2014)
81% have it

21. USB ports

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
1
Ford Focus ST (2014): 2

22. Has height-adjustable seat belts

Height-adjustable seat belts permit passengers of different sizes to move the seat belt up or down for improved comfort. They are also especially useful for increasing the safety of children.
Mazda2 GX (2014)
60% have it

23. width

1.69m
Peugeot 208 Allure (2014): 1m

24. longer basic warranty (years)

The basic warranty of a car covers all aspects other than parts which are subject to normal wear and tear, such as windscreen wipers and brake pads. It lasts either a certain number of years or amount of kilometres driven.
3yrs
Nissan Versa Note S (2014): Unlimited yrs

25. longer drivetrain warranty (years)

The drivetrain warranty covers parts of the car such as the engine, transmission, driveshaft etc. This is usually longer than the basic warranty. It lasts either a certain number of years or amount of kilometres driven.
5yrs
Nissan Versa Note S (2014): 10yrs

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