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
The Mazda to-do list is long and doesn’t include a rotary sports car. Automotive News (AN) recently interviewed Mazda CEO Masamichi Kogai. The interview covered a variety of topics, but the one we’re most interested in highlighting is, of course, a possible successor to the RX-8. In case you haven’t … read more
Masamichi Kogai, CEO of Mazda, has stated that his company isn’t currently working a sports car larger than the MX-5.
During an interview with Automotive News, Kogai was asked if the company had plans for a “larger sports car entry”, to which he simply stated no.
This seemingly rules out a new … read more
After all the rumors in recent years and despite launching the drop-dead gorgeous RX-Vision concept, Mazda has ruled out any hope of an RX-9 sports car.
During an interview with Automotive News, Mazda chief executive Masamichi Kogai said the company has no plans to launch a sports car larger than the … read more
It appears Mazda has no plans of building a sports car bigger than the current MX-5 Miata.
That means there’s a real good chance that for the time being, the Mazda RX-Vision concept won’t head to production as the RX-9, despite what has been reported in the past. Speaking to Automotive News, Mazda … read more
When we were at the 2016 Los Angeles Auto Show Mazda revealed a redesigned CX-5 crossover with a sleek new look and the promise of a new engine option in the US.
But let’s talk about the way it looks. With the latest unveiling, it’s clear that Mazda is looking to be a global leader when it comes … read more
Performance specialist BBR has extended its portfolio of Mazda upgrades by launching a new tuning package for 1,8-liter variants of the MX-5.
Developed using the same techniques used on the popular Super 200 conversion, this pack boosts power to 175 BHP and 143 lb-ft (194 Nm) of torque and is design … read more
The Mazda MX-5 RF (Retractable Fastback) is on the way, with sales kicking off on March 4 2017 with the Launch Edition – although all 500 cars we’ll get here in the UK have already sold out.
The MX-5 RF Launch Edition in our pictures costs from £28,995 and gets a two-tone roof, BBS alloy wheels, … read more
The Mazda MPS / Mazdaspeed subbrand was alive and kicking just a few years ago – but today you’re not going to be treated to such sporty goodies anymore. Well, that may be subject to change in the future.
The latest installment in the Mazda3 compact hatchback line led to the demise of the last sporty … read more
After the LA Auto Show, we can expect not only to see the latest machinery from the world’s major automakers, but the announcement of a whole slew of awards – from best driver’s car to women’s “supreme winner” and anything in between.
Motor Trend announced its Car, Truck, SUV, and Person of the Year, … read more