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Mazda CX-30
 0 Comment on Mazda CX-30 is Your Secret Luxury SUV
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Mazda CX-30 is Your Secret Luxury SUV

If you are in the market for a new vehicle, chances are you have a utility in mind — SUV,…

2022 Mazda CX-5
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The Mazda CX-5 Moves Upmarket

We have long kept our eyes on Mazda, one of the smallest of the remaining Japanese automakers. Mazda has grown…

Mazda CX-50
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About the Mazda CX-50

Mazda has a new model and this one was designed with the US market in mind. In January, Mazda rolled…

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 2 Comments on Mazda Doubles Down on Crossovers; Debuts Inline Six-Cylinder Engine
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Mazda Doubles Down on Crossovers; Debuts Inline Six-Cylinder Engine

Mazda is seeking a larger stake in the automotive market and intends to do so with five new utility vehicles…

Mazda Large Gasoline Engine PHEV
 1 Comment on Mazda and Sustainable Zoom Zoom 2030
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Mazda and Sustainable Zoom Zoom 2030

Mazda outlines its plans for an electric future with Zoom Zoom. Earlier this month, we learned that Mazda will drop…

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Going Electric: Manufacturer Investment in EV Technology

The race is on! Automotive manufacturers the world over are transitioning to electric vehicles. Or at least that is the…

 6 Comments on Premium Crossover: Mazda’s 2021 CX-30
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Premium Crossover: Mazda’s 2021 CX-30

The 2021 CX-30 is one of four Mazda crossover models. We’re long-time admirers of Mazda, the little Japanese automaker that…

 1 Comment on April 2021 Auto Sales Surge Over COVID Lockdown Comparison
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April 2021 Auto Sales Surge Over COVID Lockdown Comparison

April 2021 U.S. auto sales recover from 2020 decline, but chip shortages loom. Beginning in March 2020, the U.S. and…

 6 Comments on The Premium and Elegant Mazda CX-9 SUV
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The Premium and Elegant Mazda CX-9 SUV

The Mazda CX-9 remains one of the better models in its class. Mazda doesn’t get the attention some of the…

 5 Comments on The Mazda CX-5 Brings a Premium Touch to the Compact Crossover Utility Vehicle Segment
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The Mazda CX-5 Brings a Premium Touch to the Compact Crossover Utility Vehicle Segment

Mazda puts the kick in the CX-5 crossover with a turbocharged option. Mazda doesn’t get the attention most of the…

 2 Comments on Performance Hatchback: The All-New 2021 Mazda Mazda3 Turbo!
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Performance Hatchback: The All-New 2021 Mazda Mazda3 Turbo!

Mazda’s hottest hatch since the Mazdaspeed3 is here. Do you remember the Mazdaspeed3? That model was arguably the best hatchback…

 4 Comments on A Cut Above: Mazda’s Mazda3
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A Cut Above: Mazda’s Mazda3

Upscale Mazda3 is offered as a sedan or hatchback. Small car models are dwindling in numbers as consumers continue to…

 4 Comments on On the Road With a 2020 Mazda CX-5
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On the Road With a 2020 Mazda CX-5

If you’re looking for an affordable family car with room five, ample utility space, and available towing capacity, then the…

 10 Comments on Premium Utility: 2020 Mazda CX-30
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Premium Utility: 2020 Mazda CX-30

Utility vehicles are not the utilitarian conveyances they once were with nondescript front fascias, slab sides, and dreary interiors. These…

 6 Comments on Hot Hatch: 2019 Mazda3
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Hot Hatch: 2019 Mazda3

All-wheel drive comes to Mazda’s compact hatchback and sedan. The Mazda3 hatchback adds available all-wheel drive, perhaps setting the framework…

 8 Comments on Compact Crossover Extraordinaire: Mazda CX-5
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Compact Crossover Extraordinaire: Mazda CX-5

Mazda offers the 2019 CX-5 in five trims. This compact model sits between the smaller CX-3 and the three-row CX-9….

 8 Comments on Drop-Top Delight: 2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata
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Drop-Top Delight: 2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata

Heavy pollen and spring rains are in abundance in my area at this time of the year, which makes it…

 4 Comments on Isuzu, Toyota Part Ways…Sort Of
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Isuzu, Toyota Part Ways…Sort Of

Do you remember the Toyota-Isuzu partnership? Probably not, as these two Japanese automakers are at polar opposites in their involvement…

 15 Comments on Turbo Wonder: 2018 Mazda6
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Turbo Wonder: 2018 Mazda6

Finally, the Mazda6 gains the turbo kick it deserves. The Mazda6 has never lacked for awesomeness. At least concerning its…

 3 Comments on Sporty and Elegant: Mazda CX-5
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Sporty and Elegant: Mazda CX-5

The CX-5 supplies a powerful presence among small SUVs. Mazda may be a small player in the automotive sphere, but…

 8 Comments on Ford Ranger Fun Facts
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Ford Ranger Fun Facts

An all-new Ford Ranger debuts at the 2018 North American International Auto Show in Detroit. Following an eight-year hiatus, the…

 6 Comments on Zoom-Zoom: 2018 Mazda3 Hatchback
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Zoom-Zoom: 2018 Mazda3 Hatchback

Mazda3: Fun-to-drive and affordable. Small cars have been taking it on the chin these past few years as the market…

 6 Comments on Update by Halves: 2017.5 Mazda 6
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Update by Halves: 2017.5 Mazda 6

Mazda 6 makes a case for the midsize sedan segment. Manufacturers typically adhere to model years except when they don’t….

 12 Comments on Luscious Premium Sedan: 2017 Mazda6 Grand Touring
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Luscious Premium Sedan: 2017 Mazda6 Grand Touring

On the road with a premium mainstream sports sedan. The car segment is under assault with consumers preferring crossovers in…

2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata
 12 Comments on Miata and Me: Not Quite a Love Story
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Miata and Me: Not Quite a Love Story

Her name is “Miata” and she isn’t just another pretty face. There are few cars that this driver eagerly awaits…

 0 Comment on Forecast: 7 Top Auto Trends for 2016
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Forecast: 7 Top Auto Trends for 2016

We take a look at what may become the top auto trends for 2016. This year (2015) will go down…

 1 Comment on Auto Reliability: Consumer Reports Slaps Acura, Cadillac and, Yes, the Tesla Model S
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Auto Reliability: Consumer Reports Slaps Acura, Cadillac and, Yes, the Tesla Model S

Lexus Pulls a Clean Sweep. All good things must come to an end. One of those “things” is the ongoing…

 0 Comment on Tokyo and a Sensuous Toyota S-FR Concept Sports Car
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Tokyo and a Sensuous Toyota S-FR Concept Sports Car

Never mind the upcoming auto shows in Los Angeles and Detroit. The Tokyo Motor Show starts at the end of…

 5 Comments on Scion iA, iM Enter Toyota Showrooms
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Scion iA, iM Enter Toyota Showrooms

Scion, the Toyota sub-brand, has been given a new lease on life. Founded in 2002 in a bid to reach…

 0 Comment on Mazda Has the Zoom-Zoom in its Product Line
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Mazda Has the Zoom-Zoom in its Product Line

We need to give the Mazda North American Operations team a lot of credit. Not too long ago Mazda’s position…