19 November 2014

Mazda reveals new crossover

Mazda has revealed its new CX-3 crossover aimed at the compact SUV market, writes Brian Byrne.

Unveiled at the Los Angeles Auto Show, the car is the fifth model in Mazda's line-up of new-generation vehicles to feature the full suite of the company's SkyActiv fuel-saving technology.

When it comes to Europe some time after its global launch in Japan next summer, the CX-3 will be offered with 2.0 petrol engines and a 1.5 diesel.

The car will be available in FWD or AWD versions.