Published: 17 Nov 2016

Mazda CX-3 v Audi Q2 v Mercedes GLA

The SUV market has been a growing sector over recent years with an increase in the number of smaller SUVs available. Leading car industry publication Auto Express tested the Mazda CX-3 against the Mercedes GLA and Audi Q2 to see which it thought was the best small SUV on the market.

Auto Express SUV test rating


First Place: Mazda CX-3

Winning the Auto Express road test, the Mazda CX-3 was highlighted as being a smart SUV with a “classy interior” and “grown-up driving dynamics, it’s a desirable choice”. Highlighted as being attractively priced, economical to run and with high standard specification, the Mazda CX-3 was also seen as offering strong comfort and refinement. Deputising around 12 months ago the Mazda CX-3 has been impressing the industry with its grown-up driving dynamics, sleek style and refined interior.  

Mazda CX-3 tested

Model: Mazda CX-3 1.5d Sport Nav

RRP: £21,895

CO2 levels: 105g/km – Road tax £20

Second Place: Audi Q2

Third Place: Mercedes GLA

Test drive the new Mazda CX-3 for yourself today at Jennings Mazda. Located on Cargo Fleet Lane, as part of the Jennings Motor Group supersite, our team are on hand to answer any questions that you may have and arrange a time and date convenient to you. Call 0333 414 9750 to speak to a Mazda specialist today.

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