Lost Concept Cars: Mazda Furai

February 4, 2016 0

It seems, to me, you lived your life like a candle in the wind. For a design that’s almost as old as the automotbile itself, the rotary engine is quite a rare sight in cars. Sure, a number of cars over the years have had a stab at conquering the pistonless powerplant: the Citroen GS Birotor, NSU Ro80 … read more

Weird Car of the Week: Mazda’s Neglected Track Toy

August 9, 2015 0

1996; while the “Macarena” was at the top of the music charts, Mazda was doing a strange dance of its own. They were calling it the MS-007, and while it may not have been nearly as catchy, the concept car was strangely appealing to a group on enthusiasts that, at the time, were mostly Miata crazy. … read more

Throwback Thursday: The 1996 Mazdaspeed MS-007

July 2, 2015 0

Today is not Thursday. This day, the day before Friday, is now Throwback Thursday, as dictated by the social media powers that be. I typically don’t recognize this new day and prefer good ol’, trusty Thursday but this morning, as I sipped coffee and sifted through old photo slides in need of sorting—a … read more