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This car has been superseded by a newer model, click here to go to the latest Mazda 6 Estate review.

Parkers overall rating: 4 out of 5 4.0
Mazda 6 Estate (08-12) - rated 4 out of 5
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PROS

Stylish looks for an estate, practical interior, premium feel, large boot area

CONS

Some cheap feeling interior plastics, firm ride

At a glance

New price £17,748 - £24,335
Used price £1,080 - £5,360
Fuel economy 34 - 53 mpg
Road tax cost £160 - £300
Insurance group 20 - 28 How much is it to insure?

PROS

Stylish looks for an estate, practical interior, premium feel, large boot area

CONS

Some cheap feeling interior plastics, firm ride

Mazda 6 Estate rivals

Mazda is banking on attractive styling, greater refinement and increased practicality to give the latest version of its family estate added appeal. In its new guise, the load-carrying version of the popular Mazda6 model mixes sporty lines with premium trim, yet also provides more load space. As an added convenience, it comes with a novel tonneau cover that operates automatically The nine-strong range carries a smaller premium than is usually charged over hatchback bodywork and comes with the choice of four trim levels.

Under the bonnet is a choice of two-litre and 2.5-litre petrol and two-litre diesel engines.

Mazda 6 Estate rivals

Other Mazda 6 (2007 - 2012) models: