Looks like Mazda patents indicate the rotary could be used as a range extender for a plug-in hybrid. Continue Reading...
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The rumor mill surrounding Mazda’s RX models continue to churn. Continue Reading...
Mazda is determined to see the “R” in “RX” live up to its name. Continue Reading...
Mazda may be prepping not just one, but two new RX models. Continue Reading...
Rumor has it that Mazda is preparing to resurrect its RX-7 nameplate and it will be powered by a next-generation rotary engine. Continue Reading...
Despite numerous reports this year that Mazda was developing a next-generation rotary engine, its new CEO has confirmed it’s not in the plans for now. Continue Reading...
Wankel fans, it’s time to celebrate! A new rotary engine is certainly in development by Mazda, and it will make its debut in two years under the hood of an all-new model. Continue Reading...
Mazda has confirmed that it’s working on a new rotary engine that could see production within five years. Continue Reading...
For over a century, the Indianapolis Motor Speedway has hosted more race cars than one can count thanks to the annual Indy 500. But this weekend, when it hosts the Grand-Am Brickyard Grand Prix, the track will emit the sound of a rotary engine for its very first time. Continue Reading...
It would have been easy to write rotary engines off the speculative books at Mazda — poor milage and questionable long-term reliability made traditional piston engines seem favorable to many. Yet against the odds, the Japanese automaker seems to have found a formula to keep the smooth-spinning screamer alive in its lineup. Mitsuo Hitomi, general manager of… Continue Reading...