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Mazda CX-3 (2015-) review

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Key features
  • Compact/Small SUV
  • Available new
  • Petrol/Diesel
Reviewed

The handsome Mazda CX-3, launched in 2015, is one of the best-looking compact SUVs available - but does it deliver on the road and in its general usability? Is it capable of any off-road activities? And can it take on the popular Nissan Juke? Read on for our full review of this small-car-sized crossover.

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  • Should I buy it?
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