Mazda RX-8 Recalled For Fuel Pump Problems

December 15, 2016 0

Mazda has recalled its RX-8 sports car in Australia this week, due to a potential problem with the fuel pump.
The carmaker has identified a weakness with the fuel pump’s plastic retaining rings, which may become frail due to exposure to engine heat.
Should this occur, the retaining rings may eventually … 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

Report – Mazda thinking about reviving sporty subbrand

November 30, 2016 0

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

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

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