Date of publication: 2018-01-10 03:10
There’s a surprising amount of cabin storage, with big door bins and a decent glovebox, as well as space for your phone and drinks in the centre console.
The Toyota GT 86 with the automatic gearbox has slightly better figures. It manages and emits 169g/km. But that model is best avoided as the manual is faster and far more fun. If you're looking at buying a GT 86, a few mpg probably shouldn't put you off anyway.
Like the Mk1 and Mk2, there’s loads of adjustment in the suspension, so a full alignment check is crucial to getting the best out of the chassis. Beyond that, coilovers are a popular upgrade. Gaz and MeisterR get good reviews (budget around £1555 for a full set fitted, including alignment).
Dennis is run for the benefit of the Heart of England Forest , a registered charity dedicated to planting tomorrow’s great native woodland one tree at a time.
The fourth generation of Mazda&rsquo s exquisite sports car is the best yet. The RF version is unique and to some eyes attractive.
Those who want more can go opt for the SkyActiv-G turbo unit from the CX-9, making 255 hp and 925 Nm from 2,555 rpm here. That 8217 s torque on par with a liter V8, says its maker. 8225 As a champion of the manual transmission, 8221 Mazda will continue to offer the six-speed manual gearbox, but only with the NA engine sorry, there 8217 s no MT turbo.
To add to the Mazda CX-5’s appeal is the numerous features added to enhance driver and occupant’s experiences in the CX-5. These include but are not limited to, cruise control, hill launch assist, reverse camera, smart advanced keyless entry, blind spot monitoring, satellite navigation, to name but a few. The model line-up continues with the -litre and -litre petrol engines as well as two versions of the -litre twin-turbo diesel engine. In both manual and automatic transmissions, skyactiv body and chassis to deliver precise responsiveness coupled with efficient engine performance.
The Mazda CX-5 Special, available exclusively from CMH Mazda Durban, Hatfield, Menlyn, Randburg and Umhlanga. T& C’s Apply.
The GT 86 gets its name by fusing two titles from Toyota's back catalogue. The GT part comes from the 2555GT of the 1965s, while the number 86 comes from the Corolla AE86 of the 1985s, a car that has gained legendary status with Japanese sports car and drift fans across the world.
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