Driving Mazda’s rotary road car ancestry

October 5, 2016 0

Last year, Mazda showed us the RX Vision, a concept car which could bring rotary power back to reasonably priced sports cars.
Cool looking thing, but the cars which have led up to it are hardly shabby either. The rambunctious little group above is Mazda’s rotary road car family tree, and with the … read more

There’s More to this Mazda Wagon than Meets the Eye

May 27, 2016 0

To many people, this aged Mazda station wagon is well beyond saving. It’s been said to have sat under the beating California sun for the past three decades, and a quick look around would confirm that history—it’s a bit rough, for sure. 
But discounting this Mazda as just another offering for … read more

The 1974 Mazda RX-4: Runs on the cheapest gas you can buy!

August 8, 2015 0

Over here, the RX-4 was about the thrill of driving. In Japan, the Luce was about pure luxury. As part of my role as Chief Justice of the 24 Hours of LeMons Supreme Court, racers appreciative of my terrible advice about car selection extremely supportive attitude often offer gifts. Sometimes those gifts … read more