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

First drive: 2016 Mazda CX-3 [Review]

July 29, 2015 0

It’s no secret that the compact SUV space is on fire. Buyers want CUVs, and manufacturers are lining up left and right to give them options to suit any lifestyle. Mazda flew us to Los Angeles to experience their version of the industry’s new volume darling. Does it deliver on the “Driving Matters” formula? … read more

2015 Mazda 5

July 7, 2015 0

Quick-Take Review Overview: The Mazda 5 has its class—the mini-minivan with proper sliding doors—all to itself in the U.S. The model was first introduced to America roughly a decade ago as a roomier cousin to the contemporary Ford Focus and Mazda 3, and it was redesigned for 2012 with new sheetmetal, … read more