Official: Mazda MX-5 will become an Alfa Romeo

Not since the days of the Axis have people gotten so excited about a collaboration between the Italians and the Japanese. A new such collaboration was achieved officially and it’s better than before. Fortunately for everybody, world domination isn’t really part of the discussion this time. It’s actually domination of the compact sports car segment. [...]

Mazda plans to increase production due to high demand

The people at Mazda announced their plans to boost the production capacity at the Mexican plant in Salamanca. Even the factory is not completely built yet, they say that high demand forces them to increase the production rate to around 230,000 units per year. According to Mazda, this target will be reached somewhere in the [...]

All-new Mazda6 arrives in the States at $20,880

The Japanese carmaker releases official pricing figures for the new Mazda6 in the United States. The base model is powered by a 2.5-liter four-cylinder unit offering 184hp and 250Nm of torque returning a combined fuel economy of 29mpg. For now, this is Mazda’s single engine for the United States, a 2.2-liter SKYACTIV-D engine following to [...]

Mazda prepares several concepts for Tokyo

The Japanese people from Mazda announced their plans for the 2013 Tokyo Auto Salon, an event which, of course, will happen in the hometown of the well-known carmaker, a fact that requires more attention from the company. This is why they prepared a quite long list of concepts and prototypes for the upcoming automotive event. [...]

2014 Mazda6 pricing announced

It is true, it’s going on sale, it’s now a production model and we’re finally getting close to seeing it on the road. That’s the elusive new Mazda6. For the 2014 modelyear it will be hitting the market very, very early next year, on the 2nd of January 2013. This is a special announcement on [...]

Mazda6 diesel confirmed for US in Los Angeles

The Los Angeles Auto Show is the place where all the trendy stuff collects before going on sale in the United States vast market. Wacky concepts, new hybrids, interesting technology and trendy styling, that’s what you get tat this show. Or is it? Mazda came to the event with what is possibly the least trendy [...]

Mazda reveals the MX-5 Roadster facelift in Europe

Mazda prepared a subtle facelift treatment for the current generation MX-5, a model offered both as a Roadster and Roadster Coupe. The model was seen for the first time at Paris and comes with new exterior finishes including a Dolphin Grey, revised front bumper and grille, but also with new interior trim and a restyled [...]

Mazda could be going after Citroen’s DS3

Citroen’s decision to re-introduce the DS lineup is probably one of the best they’ve made in the last decade. There are quite a few points here where the French got it right. More profit (slightly, at least), a better image and, above all, more satisfied customers are counted on the list. There’s also the enthusiasm [...]

SEMA 2012: Mazda MX-5 Super25 concept

Usually when a manufacturer comes to the SEMA show, it comes up with a familiar model that gets some unfamiliar tune-ups and then be done. So why would Mazda come up with something called a concept? No idea, but that’s what the Mazda MX-5 Super25 is supposed to be. What it appears to be however [...]

All-new Mazda6 in the spotlight

The Japanese people at Mazda released a comprehensive photo gallery showing the new Mazda6, both the sedan and wagon models seen for the first time last month at Paris. The new Mazda6 measures 4,865mm (sedan) and 4,800mm (wagon) with wheelbases of 2,830mm and 2,750mm. Engine choices in Europe include a 2.0-liter Skyactiv-G petrol unit offered [...]

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