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How Mazda eliminates turbo lag

Here's how Mazda goes about reducing turbo lag

Mazda hasn't been shy about its dedication to the internal combustion engine. After all, the Japanese company will likely arrive first to market with a homogeneous charge compression ignition engine (HCCI), which will provide tremendous fuel economy improvements without the loss of performance. But... read more

May 18, 2018 by
 
Mazda rotary engine

Mazda exec details plans for rotary range-extended EV coming in 2019

Tesla gets a lot of flak for its delays in promised technology, but the electric car company looks like a straight-A student next to Mazda which has been has been talking... read more March 2, 2018 by


 
Toyota chief Akio Toyoda (left) and Mazda chief Masamichi Kogai

Toyota and Mazda select Alabama for new US plant

Toyota and Mazda confirmed Wednesday plans to build a jointly owned vehicle manufacturing plant in Huntsville, Alabama. Each automaker will take on half the $1.6 billion bill... read more January 11, 2018 by


 
Kenichi Yamamoto, father of Mazda's rotary engine

Father of Mazda's rotary engine has passed away

Kenichi Yamamoto, the man behind Mazda's iconic rotary engine, has passed away at the age of 95, Japanese Nostalgic Car reported on Monday. Yamamoto wasn't only the man... read more December 27, 2017 by


 
2016 Global MX-5 Cup

Mazda ends relationship with Laguna Seca

Back in 2001 Mazda teamed up with a wonderful sliver of tarmac located in Monterey, California called Laguna Seca. The result of this sponsorship became Mazda Raceway Laguna... read more December 21, 2017 by


 
2018 Mazda CX-8

Mazda to build new CX-7 at US plant?

Mazda in August revealed plans for a new plant to be constructed in the United States in partnership with Toyota. Due to be operational in 2021, the plant will build Corollas... read more December 1, 2017 by


 
2018 Mazda MAZDA6, 2017 Los Angeles Auto Show

2018 Mazda 6 chases a more premium path

The 2018 Mazda 6 is more than just a typical refresh for the brand's banner mid-size sedan. It represents the next step forward for Mazda as it chases class-above refinement... read more November 29, 2017 by


 
2018 Mazda 6

Mazda 6 finally gets Mazda's 2.5-liter turbo engine

The Mazda 6 is finally getting the performance shove it’s handsome, segment-leading looks deserve. Mazda will unveil an updated Mazda 6 at this month’s 2017 Los... read more November 16, 2017 by


 
Mazda RX-Vision concept, 2015 Tokyo Motor Show

Rotary sports car to miss Mazda’s 2020 centennial, offer hybrid option

Mazda is committed to the rotary’s revival. That much is clear. Where we’ll see the engine end up is a completely different story, however. It’s safe to... read more October 26, 2017 by


 
Mazda Vision Coupe concept, 2017 Tokyo Motor Show

Mazda engineer drops more hints about rotary range-extender

Mazda continues to tease us with a rotary engine, which last found a home in a production vehicle in the 2012 RX-8 sports car. At the 2017 Tokyo Motor Show, neither of the... read more October 25, 2017 by


 
Mazda Kai concept, 2017 Tokyo Motor Show

Next-gen Mazda 3 previewed with Kai technology concept

Mazda on Wednesday at the 2017 Tokyo Motor Show unveiled a pair of concepts that preview upcoming technologies and design themes. One of these is in the form of a compact... read more October 24, 2017 by


 
Mazda Vision Coupe concept, 2017 Tokyo Motor Show

Mazda embraces minimalism with Vision Coupe concept

Mazda used this week’s 2017 Tokyo Motor Show to unveil two concepts previewing its upcoming technologies and design themes, though sadly neither of them is a... read more October 24, 2017 by


 
Off-road Mazda Miata Photo: Alex Bellus Photography

This wild off-road Mazda Miata isn't afraid to get dirty

The Mazda Miata has traditionally been tasked with one duty: to provide a pure driving experience. However, someone decided to get a little dirty to create the cutest... read more October 20, 2017 by


 
Mazda NA Miata Restoration Program

Evolution of virtue: How Mazda Miata became purist's sports car

The Mazda Miata remains a go-to choice for those seeking a no-frills driving experience today. Over four generations, the Miata may have gained and lost various facets of... read more October 18, 2017 by


 
Rotary engine

Rotary could return in both sports car and extended-range EV, says Mazda exec

Mazda is committed to the rotary, though whether the unique engine design is used to directly power a sports car or serve as a range-extender for an electric car remains to... read more October 16, 2017 by


 
Teaser for Mazda design concept debuting at 2017 Tokyo Motor Show

2 premieres for Mazda at 2017 Tokyo Motor Show but no rotary sports car

Mazda will unveil two new concept cars at this month’s 2017 Tokyo Motor Show, but unfortunately neither of them will be a sports car. One of the concepts will preview... read more October 10, 2017 by


 
 

 
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