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Internal combustion engine (ICE)

What is an internal combustion engine?

An internal combustion engine, or ICE, is the type of engine found in a traditional petrol or diesel car. These are cars that are powered purely by fuel and need filling up at a petrol station. 

Benefits of an ICE vehicle

• Large network of petrol stations available 

• Refuelling takes a matter of minutes 

• Lower upfront costs 

• Deliver robust and responsive power 


The Mazda MX-5 blends exhilarating performance with striking aesthetics. Equipped with either the 1.5 132PS or 2.0 184PS Skyactiv-G engines, the MX-5 achieves remarkable efficiency through high-compression combustion, delivering excellent fuel economy. With Kinematic Posture Control technology, the MX-5 promises a sporty and connected driving experience. What’s more, inside the cabin, you’ll find driver-centric controls and supportive sports seats. 

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A compact and agile city car, the Mazda2 features exceptional design and high functionality. Enjoy a dynamic aesthetic, marked by flowing lines and beautiful proportions, with superior comfort and connectivity. The Mazda2’s Skyactiv-G petrol engine utilises Diagonal Vortex Combustion technology, contributing to greater fuel economy for an eco-friendly and enjoyable ride.

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Turning daily driving into an exciting experience, the Mazda3 hatchback delivers an outstanding performance, with exceptional responsiveness and impressive fuel economy. The 2024 model offers a choice between the efficient 2.0-litre e-Skyactiv G engine and the groundbreaking e-Skyactiv X engine, featuring Mazda’s Spark Controlled Compression Ignition technology for a heightened driving experience. 

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Experience driving without compromise in the Mazda CX-5. With superior handling and stability, this model enhances your love for driving in any situation. The refined exterior design, elevated by Kodo design, makes it stand out, while the luxurious and human-centric interior provides ample space for the entire family. Plus, the CX-5 2.0 194PS Takumi features the newly introduced Mi-DRIVE Off-road mode. 

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The Mazda CX-30 offers an unforgettable driving experience for both driver and passengers, marked by improved balance and intuitive comfort. The suspension effortlessly absorbs bumps and vibrations, ensuring a smooth ride. With Mazda’s light and efficient Skyactiv engines, you can expect the perfect balance between performance and improved driving economy. The revolutionary e-Skyactiv X engine enhances torque, fuel economy and braking power. 

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