U.S. Tuners Create Brilliant Widebody Mazda RX-7

December 14, 2016 0

Our hopes of a new rotary-powered sports car from Mazda may have been recently crushed, but for owners of arguably the best road-going rotary car ever, the RX-7, a tuning company has the answer to sparking life into the ageing design.
Final Form USA and Fujita Engineering have teamed up to create a … read more

CarAdvice News Desk: The weekly wrap for December 9, 2016

December 9, 2016 0

Welcome to the CarAdvice.com News Desk, a regular video wrap of the latest happenings in the automotive world and Australia’s new-car market.
Keeping you in the loop, Tegan Lawson presents a weekly video from the CarAdvice Garage, with everything you need to know about the week in news and reviews.
What … read more

Mazda downplays production prospects for RX-9

December 8, 2016 0

Mazda has doused cold water on hopes for a rotary-powered successor to the RX-7 and RX-8.
Speaking to Automotive News in a recent interview, CEO Masamichi Kogai said Mazda will not launch another rotary engine if it will be ‘short lived’ due to fuel efficiency constraints.
“We need it to meet future … read more

Mazda Says No To Rotary Engine and Larger Sports Car

December 7, 2016 0

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

Mazda not working on sports car larger than the MX-5

December 6, 2016 0

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

What Are the Mazda Chief Designer’s 10 Favorite Cars?

December 3, 2016 0

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

New rotary-engined Mazda could shun hybrid technology

November 17, 2016 0

The next Mazda rotary-engined sports car is likely to arrive with a pure combustion engine instead of relying on electrification, a senior company source has suggested.
The Japanese manufacturer showed its RX-Vision concept sports car at its Los Angeles Auto Show preview event – and a production version … read more

World’s First AWD RX-7 Uses Hoonicorn Underpinnings

November 8, 2016 0

Is this a sign of more AWD projects to come? We came across pics and saw a lot of talk about Rob Dahm’s insane project that he unveiled at SEMA 2016 not too long ago – the world’s first all-wheel drive FD RX-7. While that in itself is a huge talking point, there’s a heck of a lot more to the car than … read more

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