Our Cars: Mazda6 2.2 D SE-L Auto

HJ bids a tearful goodbye to his Mazda 6, a car so good his spare car spent almost a whole year in the garage.
As HJ's Mazda 6 Skyactiv 2.2d 150 auto nears 13,000 miles and winter sets in the fuel economy has dipped to around 49mpg, but the car remains a delight to drive.
HJ's Mazda 6 is now up to 12,212 miles, had a service, been photographed by CP Plus, and acquired a camera of its own.
HJ gets a puncture and discovers how much worse than useless a 'tyre repair kit' can be.
A slightly early service was not only prudent, it gave us a chance to check out Mazda's new online booking system.
HJ's Mazda 6 has been clocking up the miles very pleasurably, but it will soon be time to start thinking about a first service.
HJ gets rear-ended at a roundabout
HJ feeds his Mazda 6 on Shell V-Power Nitro+ and notices a 3mpg improvement in economy.
HJ gets his long term Mazda6 absolutely filthy clocking up another 1,000 miles in a week.
HJ took delivery of his Mazda6 Skyactiv 2.2d 150PS SE-L Nav automatic in February. Here's how he got on over the first 965 miles

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