The Mazda CX-9 has been around for a decade now, having debuted for the 2007 model year. It established itself as a fun-to-drive three-row crossover with a chipper attitude. A facelift in 2010 and again in 2013 kept the first generation CX-9 looking fresh, but it wasn’t until the 2016 model year that … read more
All Japanese automakers have decided the specialty-oriented 2017 Tokyo Auto Salon is worthy of attention, with Mazda the latest to present its model roster for the aftermarket event.
The 2017 Tokyo Auto Salon is kicking off on January 13, and Mazda is the latest carmaker from Japan to reveal its novelties … read more
Due to the increasing sales in the small SUV segment, Mazda needs to raise the production of the current CX-3 SUV. So the Japanese manufacturer announced it has begun production of the Mazda CX-3 subcompact crossover SUV at Hofu Plant No.1 in Yamaguchi, Japan.
Hofu Plant becomes the third production … read more
The Tokyo Auto Salon is Japan’s version of the SEMA show. It’s held each year in January and highlights the best on offer from Japan’s popular tuning scene. The OEMs also like to get in on the action and in 2017 one of the biggest fleets on display will be found on the Mazda stand.
Mazda’s lineup … read more
The soon-to-be released 2017 Mazda CX-5 and strong-selling Mazda CX-3 have been given light sporty makeovers for next month’s Tokyo Auto Salon.
Following the pair of MX-5 concepts revealed this week, the two SUVs have been given the ‘Custom Style’ treatment, which adds a subtle body kit and … read more
The new Mazda CX-5 may have only debuted four weeks ago, but the Japanese company hasn’t wasted any time in making it even more head-turning.
The CX-5 Custom Style has been created for next month’s Tokyo Auto Salon 2017 and, while it isn’t known if it will reach the production line, it is easy to differentiate … read more
Mazda has revealed a pair of MX-5 roadsters geared towards enthusiasts ahead of their debut at the Tokyo Auto Salon in January. The first is a soft-top version finished in Classic Red, one of the three paint colors offered at launch when the original Miata debuted in 1990. The color is a solid red, … read more
Mazda has recalled its RX-8 sports car in Australia this week, due to a potential problem with the fuel pump.
The carmaker has identified a weakness with the fuel pump’s plastic retaining rings, which may become frail due to exposure to engine heat.
Should this occur, the retaining rings may eventually … read more
We still came away with more questions than answers. The Mazda CX-3, like most other bite-sized crossovers, is half animal and half man, cursed to live an existence where it will never be accepted. Except for the fact that it is being accepted, sought after even by an SUV-infatuated public. It’s a … read more
Mazda is famous for many things, but the rotary-engined sports cars are the company’s most iconic creations to date. So, it’s by no means surprising that enthusiasts have been clamoring for a successor to the RX-8 ever since the four-door coupe was discontinued in 2012. However, despite recent rumors … read more