All-new CX-9 is another homerun for Mazda Mazda has an incredible talent for injecting athleticism into every vehicle it makes. It’s a consistency that starts with the company’s smallest hatch and runs all the way through to the largest crossover. Heck, Mazda could probably make a Conestoga wagon … read more
One of our readers sent us this Japanese brochure shot showing what is alleged to be the facelifted 2017 Mazda Axela, otherwise known as the Mazda3 to the rest of the world.
Since there are no styling differences between the current JDM Axela and the overseas Mazda3 other than the name and engine specs, … read more
Not all mid-size sedans have to be soul-sucking. When it comes to mid-size sedans, drivability typically isn’t high on an automaker’s totem pole of priorities. In this segment factors like affordability, practicality, luxury and safety carry much more weight. That makes sense as the people who buy … read more
The all-new 2017 Mazda CX-4 has debuted at this week’s Beijing motor show, ahead of a Chinese-market launch set to occur in the months ahead.
Based on the Koeru concept that was unveiled in Frankfurt last year, the CX-4 arrives with the promise that it will “exceed existing categories and stereotypes”.
What … read more
Even if the Japanese automaker is not hunting volumes, its latest efforts to bring some distinctly models are visible on its growth trend.
Even if Mazda is not doing so well in its home market, the Europeans seem to balance to some extent that offset. The Japanese automaker upheld its strong momentum … read more
Through time Mazda rolled out not a few performance models, but so far it lacks a distinct division in the vein of the BMW M, Mercedes-AMG and Audi Sport.
This will change, as using MPS branding is going to get more consistent.
The announcement was made by the company’s senior managing executive officer, … read more
Mazda has revealed it has no immediate plans to bring back the MPS badge to be used on a performance model. Get ready for another disappointment from Mazda. This past weekend we found out a new RX model is not on the agenda in the foreseeable future, and it seems there won’t be a new MPS model either. … read more
NEW YORK — Masahiro Moro takes the helm of Mazda North American Operations at a critical time. The product portfolio is fresh and stocked with well-timed crossovers. But profits have stagnated, and 2016 sales are off steeply. The automaker also has some of the lowest loyalty rates in the industry — … read more
Mazda‘s too “mature” for performance cars. Few brands have the same loyal following as Mazda and for good reason. The Japanese automaker has always made affordable, sporty and fun-to-drive cars when other brands are stuck on putting mundane machines on the road. While the Mazda MX-5 Miata has been a … read more
Mazda has ruled out high-performance Speed variants of its current model line, the company’s North American chief executive officer has confirmed.
Mazda fans have been waiting with bated breath for a third-generation Mazdaspeed3 hot hatch, but Mazda North American head Masahiro Moro told Australia’s … read more