Polestar (the electric car brand spun off from Volvo) has begun production of its 2 electric liftback at its factory in Luqiao in China.
Production of the 2021 Polestar 2 has begun in Luqiao, China. The electric liftback will be available in Europe first, and then China and the US.
The 2020 Mazda 2 hatch has a new grille, bumpers, headlamps, trim upgrades, and a new mild hybrid system for improve fuel economy.
The 2020 Toyota Yaris hatch for the US is Mazda 2 with different headlamps and an ugly fish mouth grille, and is a big upgrade from the old model.
The 2020 Polestar 2 is based on the Volvo XC40, and has an AWD electric powertrain with 300kW (408hp) and 660Nm (487lb-ft), and 0-100 km/h in under 5s.
Toyota sells the Mazda 2 sedan in the US because it didn’t develop a sedan version of the XP130 Yaris. See the differences in this side-by-side comparison.
The 2011 facelift for the DE Mazda 2 hatch included the option (in some markets) of a 1.3-liter SkyActiv engine with 83hp (62kW) and 83 lb-ft (113Nm).
The DJ Mazda 2 sedan manages to tack a trunk onto the hatckback body without turning it into a pile of disgusting. Quite an amazing achievement.
The latest generation (DJ) Mazda 2 won’t be sold by Mazda in the USA, although the really keen can just go to a Scion dealership to snap up a 2 sedan.
The fourth generation Mazda Demio (Mazda 2 outside of Japan), has scaled down looks from the 3 and 6, and a truly classy interior and SkyActiv drivetrains.