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 |  Jul 21 2014, 8:02 AM

It's OK to be cheap!



Midsize sedans are a big deal; this segment is one of the most important in the automotive industry. Corporate fortunes are won or lost on the backs of these versatile, hard-working cars.

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 |  Jul 17 2014, 7:23 AM


Mazda officially revealed the new Mazda2 sub-compact today as production began on the car in Japan.

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 |  Jul 16 2014, 1:11 PM


The upcoming 2015 Mazda2 has made its way onto the internet before its official debut at the upcoming Paris Motor Show in October. 

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 |  Jul 11 2014, 8:06 AM


Mazda isn’t only working on a next-generation rotary engine, but a turbocharged one at that.

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 |  Jul 08 2014, 4:17 PM


An all-new Mazda2 is nearly ready to be shown to the world, but pictures of the interior have slipped out a little early.

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 |  Jul 03 2014, 6:56 AM


Mazda will officially introduce the next-generation of its popular MX-5 roadster on September 3rd at one of the world’s most famous racetracks: Laguna Seca.

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 |  Jun 27 2014, 12:09 PM

You Get What You Pay For

Top 11 Cars With Best Residual Value

Residual value is one of the most important factors to consider when obtaining a new vehicle, especially if you plan on leasing. How much it’s worth at the end of the contract has a huge impact on how much you’ll be paying each month. Which cars on the market today hold their value best? The folks at ALG have it all figured out. In no particular order, here they are.

 |  Jun 23 2014, 8:02 AM


The airbag recall that saw Toyota fixing 1.73 million vehicles is expanding to include roughly three million vehicles from Honda, Nissan and Mazda.

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 |  Jun 17 2014, 2:57 PM


Both the sedan and hatchback versions of the 2015 Mazda3 have earned top safety marks from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. 

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 |  Jun 11 2014, 2:02 PM

The Beginning of a Legend


Vehicle Overview

In 1990 Mazda introduced a back-to-basics sports car. Utilizing the same philosophy as British roadsters did in the 1950s and 1960s; the MX-5 Miata was a lightweight, front engine roadster that offered moderate power, a well-balanced chassis and top down motoring fun.

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 |  Jun 09 2014, 2:31 PM


“There’s no shame in coming in third place,” I kept telling myself on the flight home from the 2013 Mazda Adventure Rally. “Nothing wrong with that at all.” But I was lying to myself. 

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 |  May 30 2014, 7:46 AM


The 2014 Mazda3 was chosen as‘s 2014 Car of the Year, so what can we expect from the sportier Mazdaspeed3?

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 |  May 29 2014, 8:02 AM


The 2015 Mazda CX-5 has received the highest overall safety rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

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 |  May 21 2014, 11:27 AM


The Mazda MX-5 Miata is not known for its speed, but there is one thing that the new special edition MX-5 did quite quickly: Sell. 

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 |  May 05 2014, 3:25 PM


Mazda is looking to expand its hatchback offerings to compete with European rivals.

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 |  May 02 2014, 10:30 AM

Mazda Miata 25th Anniversary

Who doesn’t love the Mazda Miata? This small, rear-drive roadster provides a greater fun-per-dollar ratio than any Ferrari. Customers that are interested in the special 25th Anniversary edition of this car had better pay attention.

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 |  May 01 2014, 4:57 PM


The 2014 Mazda6 is being recalled for a potential fire hazard.

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 |  Apr 28 2014, 9:01 PM


Mazda might soon be spurred to fit a turbocharger to its SkyActiv four-cylinder gasoline engine in order to power the next generation CX-9.

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 |  Apr 21 2014, 9:32 AM


A new recall campaign will see 5,700 Mazda6 sedans ranging from the 2014 and 2015 model years brought back to dealers for service.

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 |  Apr 18 2014, 7:10 PM


The Mazda Tribute has been recalled in cold-weather states for rusty frame parts.

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 |  Apr 17 2014, 11:45 AM

Mazda Skyactiv Chassis

Despite its dainty proportions the Mazda Miata is always a big deal, especially when there’s a new one on the way. To help celebrate this iconic roadster’s 25th anniversary the company brought in a throng of historic models and put ‘em on display here at the New York Auto Show.

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 |  Apr 16 2014, 7:12 PM

mazda display nyias

Celebrating 25 years of its much-loved sports car, Mazda is presenting a huge selection of historic MX-5 Miata models at the New York Auto Show.

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 |  Apr 16 2014, 8:11 AM


After two and a half decades of Miatas, Mazda is preparing to launch the next generation of its iconic sports car while debuting a 25th anniversary edition model today at the New York Auto Show.

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 |  Apr 16 2014, 6:29 AM

2016 mazda mx-5

Mazda has revealed the chassis that will underpin the next-generation MX-5 today at the New York Auto Show, promising a sports car that will be both lighter and smaller.

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