First drive review: 2013 Mazda6

Dave Brown
Road test: 2013 Mazda6
Road test: 2013 Mazda6

An all-new version of Mazda's flagship model, the 6. In common with other cars launched over the last 18 months or so, it boasts better fuel economy and emissions figures than its predecessor; is lighter; and is bristling with lots of clever tech. It's stylish and roomy too.

Mazda say they have designed it specifically with tall people in mind. As a lanky six-footer, I like that. But will it get UK punters zoom-zooming down to Mazda dealerships to get their hands on one? Here's what we made of it.