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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 for the plant, which was first announced last August and expected to come online in 2021. The plant will have the capacity... read more

January 11, 2018 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


 
Mazda patent for active rear spoiler design

Mazda patents active rear spoiler design inspired by RX-Vision

Mazda certainly has been on a patent spree as of late. We've reported on Aston Martin-style doors and even a twin-turbo and electrically supercharged engine. Now, the... read more October 9, 2017 by


 
First generation Mazda RX-7

Relive the history of Mazda's rotary-powered icon, the RX-7

Long gone, but hardly forgotten, the Mazda RX-7 arrived on the scene in the late 1970s as an affordable sports car with the Japanese automaker's peculiar Wankel rotary... read more October 5, 2017 by


 
Here's a time-lapse teardown of a Mazda MX-5 Miata engine

Watch an incredible time-lapse teardown of a Mazda MX-5 Miata engine

Apparently, Peter Gabriel is getting into the wrenching game. At least that's what this video has us reminiscing about. Gabriel, for those youngsters among us, is the... read more September 29, 2017 by


 
Mazda RX-Vision concept, 2015 Tokyo Motor Show

Mazda promises evolution of RX-Vision concept for 2017 Tokyo Motor Show

A top Mazda executive has confirmed plans for the unveiling of a new concept described as an evolution of the stunning RX-Vision sports car concept. The RX-Vision was... read more September 18, 2017 by


 
2018 Mazda CX-8

Mazda CX-8 revealed: a new 3-row SUV for Japan

Crossover SUVs with three rows are all the rage with families, and one of the more handsome options in the mainstream segment is the Mazda CX-9. However, the CX-9 is just a... read more September 14, 2017 by


 
 

 
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