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2020 Mazda 3 prototype

2020 Mazda 3 prototype first drive: can spark-less engines ignite our passions?

In late August, exactly six next-generation 2020 Mazda 3 hatchbacks existed anywhere in the world. Each was a hand-built prototype, riding on a next-generation chassis and powered by a radical new 2.0-liter engine. We'll take two. But the car’s styling and design haven’t been... read more

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Mazda twin-turbo electric supercharged engine patent

Mazda patents engine with two turbos and an electric supercharger

We have to hand it to Mazda. Lately, the small Japanese automaker has punched well above its weight with the announcement it would bring a gasoline Homogenous Charge... read more August 21, 2017 by


 
Mazda HCCI engine

Here's how Mazda's HCCI engine works

Mazda took the industry by storm when earlier this month it announced plans to introduce gasoline-powered Homogeneous Charge Compression Ignition (HCCI) engines in 2019. HCCI... read more August 15, 2017 by


 
2017 Mazda MAZDA6

Mazda confirms HCCI engine for 2019

Mazda on Tuesday laid out a company-wide strategy that looks ahead to the year 2030. Chief among the plans is the introduction of the world’s first production... read more August 7, 2017 by


 
Mazda NA Miata Restoration Program

Mazda launches Miata NA restoration program, but only for Japan

It's hard to believe it's been nearly 30 years since the first Mazda roadster, which would be dubbed the NA generation, debuted. A lot has happened in that amount of time... read more August 7, 2017 by


 
2017 Mazda MAZDA3

2019 Mazda 3 coming with world-first HCCI tech?

Fuel-saving Homogeneous Charge Compression Ignition (HCCI) technology has been in development for decades but could soon make an appearance in a production car. Early this... read more August 7, 2017 by


 
Mazda and Toyota logos

Mazda and Toyota join on electric cars, US plant

Mazda and Toyota agreed on Friday to collaborate on a wide range of areas including development of electric and connected car technologies, as well as production facilities... read more August 4, 2017 by


 
Mazda 3 MPS Rotary Hill Climb race car has a 630-hp rotary engine

Mazda 3 hill-climb car hides a high-horsepower rotary secret

Through the trees, you hear it coming. It sounds like bees, and they're angry. And there are thousands of them. Don't worry, though, because it's not a horde of angry... read more August 3, 2017 by


 
Robert Serwanski laps Nürburgring in Miata NC

Koenigsegg's test driver lapped the 'Ring in 7:49.74 in a Miata

What's quicker than a Lamborghini Murcielago, Ford GT, and BMW M4 around the Nürburgring? None other than a Mazda Miata, believe it or not. Well, it's not a stock Mazda... read more July 25, 2017 by


 
50 years of Mazda rotary cars

Mazda marks 50 years of rotary cars

It was 50 years ago today that Mazda unveiled its first rotary-powered car to the world. The car was the Cosmo 110S sports car which made its debut at the 1967 Tokyo auto... read more May 30, 2017 by


 
2017 Mazda MX-5 Miata RF

2017 Mazda MX-5 Miata RF first drive review: the Miata coupe (targa?) we've always wanted

As soon as sports car fans discovered the Miata was a fantastic roadster, some started asking for a stylish coupe version. That was probably a couple days after the first... read more May 9, 2017 by


 
2017 Mazda MAZDA6

Report: Mazda to launch HCCI engine in 2018

Not all gasoline engines need spark plugs to ignite their fuel. A process called homogeneous-charge compression ignition (HCCI) uses compression to ignite the fuel, just like... read more January 18, 2017 by


 
2017 Mazda CX-5 Custom Style concept, 2017 Tokyo Auto Salon

Mazda CX-5, MX-5 Miata RF get customized cool for 2017 Tokyo Auto Salon

The Tokyo Auto Salon is Japan’s version of the SEMA show. It’s held each year in January and highlights the best on offer from Japan’s popular tuning scene... read more December 21, 2016 by


 
2017 Mazda CX-5

2017 Mazda CX-5 debuts with new look, promised diesel

Mazda on Tuesday pulled back the wraps on its redesigned CX-5. The popular compact crossover SUV has been freshened up, and Mazda is saying it's an all-new version of the... read more November 18, 2016 by


 
2017 Mazda CX-5

Mazda ready to bring diesels to US in second half of 2017

Consumer perception of turbodiesel engines may be near an all-time low in the United States, but that's not stopping Mazda from finally bringing its own oil-burning mills to... read more November 16, 2016 by


 
Mazda MX-5 Miata RF Kuro concept, 2016 SEMA show

Mazda goes with sexy and sinister for MX-5 concepts at SEMA

Mazda impressed us at the 2015 SEMA show when it unveiled a lightweight speedster concept based on its fourth-generation MX-5 Miata, which at the time was just hitting the... read more November 2, 2016 by


 
 

 
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