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Mazda Future Powertrain Plans Detailed

The quest for improved fuel economy across the model range will have a big impact on Mazda’s future product plans, but the news isn’t all bad. First and foremost, there’s a glimmer of hope for rotary-engine fans, as Mazda remains committed to the development of a new-generation... read more

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2011 Mazda Takeri Concept

2014 Mazda Mazda6 Set For 2012 Paris Auto Show Debut

At this week’s 2012 New York Auto Show Mazda is presenting its Takeri concept car yet again, a stylish sedan showcasing the automaker’s latest SKYACTIV technology... read more April 4, 2012 by 

1991 Mazda 787B four-rotor race car

How Forza 4 Recorded Its Loudest Car, The Mazda 787B: Video

The Mazda 787B race car was an instantaneous legend. Driven to victory in the 1991 Le Mans 24 Hour race, it remains both the only Japanese car ever to win the race, and the... read more March 30, 2012 by 

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Spencer Pigot Earns Friday USF2000 Win

Spencer Pigot won the second USF2000 race at Sebring International Raceway on Friday, pulling off an around-the-outside pass of Cape Motorsports with Wayne Taylor Racing... read more March 16, 2012 by 

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Actor Patrick Dempsey Confirms ALMS LMP2 Program

Driver/actor Patrick Dempsey first came to Le Mans three years ago, where he was scheduled as one of three drivers in a Ferrari F430 GT car. It turned out to be much more... read more March 16, 2012 by 

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Third Generation Racer Matt Brabham Scores USF2000 Opener Win At Sebring

The USF2000 campaign kicked off in fine form at Sebring International Raceway today with a huge, 36-car field keeping the action flowing throughout the contest. Third... read more March 15, 2012 by 

Skip Barber Mazdaspeed 3-day racing school

Skip Barber's Mazdaspeed Challenge: Pro Racing On A Tight Budget

At the professional level, racing is neither for the faint of heart nor the faint of wallet. The cheapest way we can think of to turn pro is probably SCCA Pro Racing’s... read more February 24, 2012 by 

2011 Mazda Takeri Concept

2011 Mazda Takeri Concept Mega-Gallery

The Mazda Takeri Concept from last year’s Tokyo Motor Show is the best glimpse yet as to what the styling of the upcoming 2013 Mazda Mazda6 will look like. Mazda even... read more February 14, 2012 by 

The 2012 Mazda MX-5 Miata Special Edition

Mazda Asks, 'What Do You Drive?': Video

Mazda has always marched to the beat of a slightly different drummer. The brand embraced the rotary engine when other manufacturers had abandoned the design, and it became... read more February 10, 2012 by 

The 2012 Mazda MX-5 Miata Special Edition

Mazda Debuts 2012 MX-5 Special Edition At Chicago Auto Show

Last week, Mazda teased the release of a 2012 MX-5 Miata Special Edition, to be launched at this week’s Chicago Auto Show. Now we’ve got pictures of the car in... read more February 8, 2012 by 

2012 Mazda MX-5 Miata Special Edition

Mazda Previews 2012 MX-5 Miata Special Edition For Chicago Auto Show

The Mazda MX-5 Miata is getting a bit long in the tooth, having been on the market, though with a few significant upgrades, for nearly seven years. To keep customers... read more February 2, 2012 by 

Tony Hair's V-16 twin-engine Miata

Twin-Engine Miata Is 16 Cylinders Of Awesome: Video

In the beginning, there was the Monster Miata, which took a first-generation Mazda MX-5 and stuffed a 5.0-liter Ford V-8 between its front fenders. Production versions made... read more January 27, 2012 by 

2013 Mazda Mazda6 test-mule spy shots

2013 Mazda Mazda6 Spy Shots

A test-mule for the third generation Mazda6 has been spied testing in the frozen snowfields of Northern Europe, revealing some telling details about the new Mazda mid-size... read more January 26, 2012 by 

Indy car driver Takuma Sato and Zach Veach - Photo courtesy

Veach Wins Second Straight Goodyear Winter Series

Andretti Autosport's Zach Veach completed a successful winter warmup in Fontana, CA over the past weekend, as he prepares for his first 2012 Star Mazda Series presented by... read more January 23, 2012 by 

2013 Mazda CX-5 compact crossover on test drive, Southern California, Nov 2011

Despite Previous Doubts, Mazda Bringing Diesels To The U.S.

When it comes to increasing fuel economy across a product range, automakers currently have a few options. First, they can make vehicles lighter and engines more efficient... read more January 17, 2012 by 

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Zach Veach To Drive Star Mazda For Andretti Autosport

Zach Veach, a 17-year-old racer from Stockdale, Ohio is moving up the ranks of the Mazda Road to Indy group of development series. After finishing fourth in the 2011 Cooper... read more January 13, 2012 by 


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