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

Next Rotary-Powered Mazda Could Do Without Electrification

November 20, 2016 0

Even though Mazda’s rotary engines are notorious for gulping down fuel, the company says its next rotary-powered sports car could shun electrification entirely.
During the Los Angeles Auto Show 2016, Mazda R&D boss Kiyoshi Fujiwara confirmed to Auto Express that a dedicated team is still developing … read more

Next Mazda RX Model Will Only Get A Rotary Engine

November 5, 2016 0

Although Mazda has yet to officially confirm a new RX-badged model, the firm says that if it comes to fruition, it will only arrive with a rotary engine.
While speaking with Wards Auto during a Q&A in Las Vegas, Russell Wager, vice president-marketing at Mazda North American Operations, said any … read more

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