Mazda are probably the best Asian automaker for affordable and efficient cars. They have a reputation that competes with the likes of Honda. Reliable, affordable and efficient superlatives that seem to roll off easily from critics whenever they are describing any Mazda model. Now looking at the Mazda2, Mazda have done a brilliant job as expected. If you are looking for a fun supermini to drive, then the Mazda2 should be a serious option for you.
What’s In a Name?
The Mazda2 has a varied number of names. Depending on your location you are going to know it by a different moniker. It is known as the Mazda2 Demion in Israel, Toyota Yaris in Canada and Toyota Yaris R in Mexico and Puerto Rico. As for the American market the Mazda2 has been rebadged and is known as the Scion iA. Scion is Toyota’s baby marque, which they are retiring this year. After which the iA will be known as the Toyota Yaris iA.