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Driven: 2010 Mazda Mazdaspeed3 Sport

Driven: 2010 Mazda Mazdaspeed3 Sport

Hot hatches are a sore spot for American connoisseurs. The Europeans and Japanese always seem to get the best ones, while we're stuck with inferior models. Not so with the Mazdaspeed3. Sure, it's no Ford Focus RS, much less the RS500, but it's a 263-horsepower, 280 pound-foot, turbocharged... read more

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Mazda’s Nagare Styling Philosophy To Change

 The styling on current Mazdas, called Nagare after one of their concept cars, is either a love it or hate it proposition. The front ends of the Mazda 3 and MX-5 seem to be... read more June 23, 2010 by 

2010 Mazda MX-5 Miata 2-door Convertible PRHT Man Grand Touring Grille

Rumor: Mazda Miata Could Get Rotary in 2012

 The RX-8 is on its way out after some abysmal sales and tightening regulations for fuel economy and emissions are not Wankel engine friendly. The last sports car in the... read more June 16, 2010 by 

2009 Mazda MX-5 Superlight Concept

Next Mazda MX-5 To Go Rotary Hybrid? Maybe. But Probably Not.

There are often reports and rumors that circle the web, feeding off hopes, dreams, and the endless Ouroboros cycle of news, fan forums, and enthusiast sites. Some make the... read more June 16, 2010 by 

2010 Mazda MX-5 Miata

Time To Enjoy The Sun

It could be argued that England is the spiritual home of the sports car. Of course, England is a completely ridiculous place to actually own a sports car, because our climate... read more May 28, 2010 by 


Bottom Line Comparisons: Genesis Coupe vs MAZDASPEED3

Two, true performance cars from Asia that really can’t be beat on price are the Mazda’s MAZDASPEED3 and the Hyundai Genesis Coupe 2.0T. Both are cars, equipped with... read more May 15, 2010 by 

2010 Mazda MX-5 Miata

Edmunds Auto Observer Worries About Sports Car’s Future

 Edmund’s Auto Observer has pointed out that as of now, the Camaro is winning the pony car wars, taking a year-to-date sales of 29,907. The Mustang is trailing at 20,836... read more May 6, 2010 by 

2010 Mazda RX-8

Slow Moving Sales In U.S. Means No More Mazda RX-8

The Mazda RX-8 has given rotary fans something to cheer on since 2003. The car may not be the fastest or most economical in its price range, but it is fun to drive due to a... read more May 5, 2010 by 

2010 Mazda RX-8

Report: Mazda RX-8 To Be Killed Off After 2011

We've been reporting for years now on the possibility of a revived RX-7, and it looks like Mazda may be moving one step closer to that goal with reports today that the RX-8... read more May 5, 2010 by 

2010 Mazda RX-8 4-door Coupe Man Grand Touring Angular Front Exterior View

Four Good Reasons Why The Next RX-7/RX-8 Should Be A Hybrid

The new Honda CR-Z is getting a lukewarm reception from performance car enthusiasts all the while selling like crazy in the home market of Japan, probably due to its sporty... read more May 3, 2010 by 

2008 Mazda Furai Concept

Motor Trend Talks Future, Flex-Fuel Mazda RX-7

 The RX-8 is a fun car to drive. It has the fabulous rotary engine that the driver can rev the snot out of, and the rear seats and extra doors give the car an everyday... read more April 20, 2010 by 

Mazda MX-5 Cup In BRE Livery

Mazda Partners With BRE For Special MX-5 Racer

 Datsun and Nissan fans must be cringing at the news that Brock Racing Enterprises, or BRE, has partnered with Mazda to create a special SCCA Pro Racing Playboy MX-5 Cup... read more April 19, 2010 by 

2010 Acura ZDX Official Production Reveal

Report: Infiniti And Lexus Opt Out Of Apple-Bottom Hatch Race

These days it's often a game of follow the leader as new (or rehashed) body styles enter the market. First it was minivans, then SUVs, then crossovers, then four-door coupes... read more April 9, 2010 by 

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2010 New York Auto Show: Worst Performance/Luxury In Show

It's hard to really get down on a car these days. Even the most basic economy budget box is generally good, reliable and fairly safe transportation--though a few exceptions... read more April 2, 2010 by 

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2011 Mazda2 Interview With Design Director Derek Jenkins

B-segment cars are on their way up in the U.S. (finally) and the Mazda2 is set to do battle for the hearts and wallets of drivers that don't want to give up fun just because... read more April 1, 2010 by 

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2010 New York Auto Show: Mazda Confirms New Gas And Diesel Engines For U.S.

Mazda showcased its next-generation of powertrain technologies, which included two new engines and an advanced automatic transmission, last October, and today at the 2010 New... read more April 1, 2010 by 


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