Top 10 Best Cars for Teens - The Short List

Are you a young driver in need of a new car or the parent of one that will be making the monthly payments? 

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2019 Subaru Impreza Vs Mazda3: Which AWD Hatchback is Better?

For years, if you wanted an AWD hatchback without getting an over-the-top hot hatch, there was only one option: the Subaru Impreza. But Mazda has entered this domain with the new Mazda3, which is now being offered with all-wheel-drive. Is the new Mazda set to upstage Subaru in its own territory?

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2019 Honda Civic Vs Mazda3: Which One is the Better Hatchback?

The new Mazda3 is here with a new trick up its sleeve: AWD, but is that enough to make it the best in the class? We brought out the 2019 Honda Civic  to see if the new Mazda can topple the best compact on the market. The Civic has been recognized as one of the best all-around compact cars thanks to its abundance of space, excellent fuel mileage, and fun driving dynamics. How will Mazda’s new hatchback fare against the best in the biz?

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Top 5 Best AWD Hatchbacks: 2019

There aren’t many all-wheel-drive hatchback vehicles on sale in North America these days.

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Mazda Finally Offers CX-5 With Diesel Engine in North America

Mazda is making good on a promise that it made back when the new CX-5 first debuted by finally offering its compact crossover with a diesel powertrain.

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2019 Mazda3 Review: We Drive the AWD Model, Hatch and Sedan

The 2019 Mazda3 is an entirely new car from its approach to styling, a completely redone rear suspension setup, a distraction-free interior, and an additional drivetrain option that powers all four wheels. It’s impressive that even with all this new stuff, however, that the Mazda3 feels so naturally like its old self in all the best ways.

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Mazda's Unique Approach to Better Fuel Economy

Automakers around the world are under intense pressure to cut the amount of fuel their vehicles consume and the byproducts expelled from tailpipes. True to form, Mazda is going its own way.

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Is Mazda a Luxury Brand?

Compared to industry juggernauts like Honda and Toyota, Mazda is tiny. Offsetting its size disparity, this scrappy automotive upstart from Hiroshima, Japan cultivates a more upscale image than its major domestic rivals. 

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2019 Mazda CX-5 Vs Honda CR-V Vs Subaru Forester: Which Crossover is the Best Buy?

The Honda CR-V and Mazda CX-5 have the distinct honor of being our previous utility vehicle of the year winners, but as the years go by and the new models are considered old, they lose a bit of their luster.

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Winners and Losers From the 2019 Geneva Motor Show - The Short List

Another Geneva Motor Show is in the rear-view mirror, which means it’s time for us to start making fun of all the stuff we didn’t like.

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New Mazda CX-30 Crossover Debuts to Fit Between CX-3 and CX-5

Lost in all the news of the fancy supercars debuting at the 2019 Geneva Motor Show is the reveal of a new Mazda crossover. Called the Mazda CX-30, this all-new vehicle will sit between the CX-3 subcompact crossover and CX-5 compact crossover.

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Miss Our Live Tour of the 2019 Chicago Auto Show? Watch It Here
Limited Edition Mazda MX-5 Miata 30th Anniversary Model Revealed

Mazda is producing a limited-edition MX-5 Miata to celebrate this legendary sports car’s 30th birthday.

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2019 Mazda3 Sales Begin in March, Prices Start at $21,000

The 2019 Mazda3 has been priced from $21,000 in the United States for a front-wheel-drive sedan with the six-speed manual transmission. Destination adds $895 to the price of all models.

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Engineering Secrets of the All-New 2020 Mazda3

The 2020 Mazda3 rides on a brand-new architecture, features newly designed powertrains and is equipped with some of the newest technology around. It truly is an all-new car, but how have engineers managed to deliver a high-quality, efficient vehicle at a mass-market price?

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2019 Mazda3 Boss Has an Unusual Favorite Feature

What is the 2019 Mazda3 program manager’s favorite part of this all-new compact car? You’ll never guess what it is.

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Here's Why the 2020 Mazda3 Has a Torsion-Beam Rear Suspension

Mazdas are expected to drive with a finesse belying their mass-market price tags, to connect with motorists in a way rival vehicles simply don’t. After all, it is the zoom-zoom brand.

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2019 Mazda CX-5 Turbo Review

You know how you used to drive the Mazda CX-5 and think, “This is really good, but it could use a little more power.” Now it’s got a little more power. And you were right, it’s better.

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8 Design Secrets of the New 2020 Mazda3

“Because we’re targeting a more premium space, we also had to change our design discipline to be more sophisticated,” said Julien Montousse, director of design at Mazda North American Operations.

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Mazda MX-6 Trademark Application Has Us Praying For Coupe's Return

Mazda has built many sought-after, well-loved cars. Take the ND Miata, RX-7 and Cosmo, for example. Not only three of Mazda’s greatest hits, but some of the best cars ever made.

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Top 7 Vehicles Revealed at the 2018 Los Angeles Auto Show

A broad diversity of products debuted at this year’s L.A. Auto Show, from pickup trucks and crossovers to small cars and luxury offerings.

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2019 Mazda CX-9 Review

The three-row crossover segment is always a competitive one, and while some automakers, like Subaru and Volkswagen, are bringing out whole new models, other companies find themselves refining and perfecting these family-friendly vehicles.

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New Mazda3 Lands With Skyactiv-X Engine, Available AWD

Under the hood of the new Mazda3 will be a range of four-cylinder engines. Both 2.0-liter and 2.5-liter Skyactiv-G engine options will be on offer along with the highly anticipated Skyactiv-X spark controlled compression ignition engine. Mazda is staying tight-lipped with regard to power and torque figures for the two engines for now, though.

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Mazda Expands CarPlay, Android Auto Availability to 2014 and Newer Models

If you’re looking to upgrade your Mazda with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, or if the lack of that feature has steered you away from models without, then Mazda has some news you’ll be interested in. They’re offering the upgrade for more vehicles and they’re available now.

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2018 Mazda CX-3 Pros and Cons

Automotive shoppers across the board are more demanding than ever, and even in the affordable subcompact crossover segment, brands are having to pull out all the stops in order to draw buyers in their direction.

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2019 Mazda CX-5 Finally Gets a Turbo Engine

The 2019 Mazda CX-5 has finally debuted with a new turbo engine, addressing one of the common complaints about the crossover.

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Top 10 Most Reliable Cars: 2018 Consumer Reports

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Top 10 Most Reliable Automakers: Consumer Reports 2018

Consumer Reports has released its annual Car Reliability Survey and there are a few surprises.

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Mitsuoka Turns the ND Miata Into an Adorable Little C2 Corvette

Mitsuoka, the strange Japanese coachbuilder that turns modern econoboxes into some sort of strange replica of classic British cars has turned its eye to something a little more American.

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Mazda Confirms Rotary Engine Will Return in a Hybrid

Mazda has confirmed the rotary engine will return in 2020. 

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The AutoGuide Show Ep.3: 2020 Porsche Taycan, Jeep Cherokee, Mustang Bullitt, New Mazda Miata

Welcome to episode 3 of The AutoGuide Show, which comes out every other Friday on YouTube or your favorite podcast player.

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2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata Review

For 2019, Mazda is giving Miata-fanatics the most powerful version of its drop-top sportscar yet which also gets a number of other refinements that will make you fall in love all over again with the lightweight rear-wheel drive convertible.

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Mazda Apologizes For Improper Fuel Economy Testing

Amid a growing scrutiny for fuel economy and emissions testing, Japan has found Mazda and two other companies cleared vehicles for fuel economy and emissions even though tests occurred in invalid conditions.

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2019 Mazda CX-9 Starts Arriving This Month With New Features and Refinements

The 2019 Mazda CX-9 Touring trim and above gets standard Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.

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Worst 10 Car Brands in Initial Quality for 2018

J.D. Power released it’s Initial Quality Study for 2018 this week.

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2019 Mazda Miata Lands With 181 HP and 7,500 RPM Redline

As expected, the 2019 Mazda Miata has been updated with a variety of engine improvements and new optional extras.
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2018 Mazda6 Turbo Review and Video

Carelessly tossing it into a corner like I would a pair of dirty socks onto my bedroom floor, the 2018 Mazda6 responded with zeal, not the expected apathy so typical of midsize sedans.

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New Mazda3 to Debut This Year With Kai Concept Inspiration

The next-generation Mazda3 will debut in Los Angeles later this year and will be heavily inspired by the Mazda Kai concept.
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Mazda Reaches New Production Milestone in Japan

Mazda has announced that cumulative production in Japan has reached 50-million units.

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One Thing That Drives Me Nuts About the 2018 Mazda MX-5

I recently spent some time in the new 2018 Mazda MX-5 and while the new Miata is a blast to drive, one thing about it was absolutely infuriating.

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A Mazda6 Diesel Might Finally Be Happening

Spy photographers have caught what appears to be a diesel-powered Mazda 6 at the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

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2018 Mazda6 Review: 5 Things You Should Know

The 2018  Mazda6 is a compelling choice in the family sedan segment, even among such strong players like the Honda Accord, Toyota Camry, and Hyundai Sonata

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10 of the Best Sports Cars for the Money: 2018

Even though automakers are doubling down on crossovers, there’s a myriad of affordable, fun sports cars still on sale today.
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Top 10 Most Fun-to-Drive SUVs | Best Crossovers for Drivers

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The Slightly Refreshed 2019 Mazda CX-3 Gets a Higher Starting Price

Set to arrive dealerships later this month, the 2019 Mazda CX-3 is priced from $21,365 including destination.

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Here Are Jay Leno's Picks for the Next Generation of Collector Cars

Jay Leno knows a thing or two about collecting cars, and now he’s revealed what modern cars will likely become classics.

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10 Cars With Excellent Active Safety Systems: 2018

New cars are increasingly being sold with advanced active safety features, but there are some automakers that offer more comprehensive or better-calibrated systems than others.

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What is the Best Subcompact Crossover for 2018?

The subcompact crossover club has many talented members, but is there one that does it better than the rest?

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AutoGuide.com Hands 2018 Utility Vehicle of the Year Award to Mazda

The 2018 Mazda CX-5 was awarded as AutoGuide.com‘s Utility Vehicle of the Year and we were able to catch up with the Japanese automaker at the New York Auto Show to hand them the trophy.

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Mazda's Subcompact Crossover Gets a Mild Refresh

The 2019 Mazda CX-3 made its debut at the 2018 New York Auto Show and you’ll have to look closely to see all the changes.

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It Appears the Mazda3 is Getting a Digital Gauge Cluster

The 2019 Mazda 3 is set to get a new SkyActiv-X engine, but it looks like the cabin is getting a few upgrades as well.

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2018 Mazda6 Pricing Announced Ahead of April Sale Date

The updated 2018 Mazda 6 is heading to dealerships in April 2018 with a starting price of $22,840 including destination.

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Mazda: Emissions of Skyactiv-X Engine Comparable to an EV

Mazda has provided more details on its future plans for internal combustions engines and hybrid and electric powertrains.

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Mazda's Rotary is Making an Unexciting Return in 2019

Mazda is launching a new electric car next year, and it will be available with a rotary range-extender engine.

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Watch Our Editors Debate the 2018 Utility Vehicle of the Year Contenders
2019 Mazda MX-5 Could Get the Horsepower Bump We've All Been Waiting For

If a document filed with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is accurate, the 2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata will have more horsepower.

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2018 Mazda CX-5 Awarded as AutoGuide.com's Utility Vehicle of the Year

The 2018 Mazda CX-5 has been awarded as AutoGuide.com‘s Utility Vehicle of the Year.

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2018 Mazda6 EPA Fuel Economy Figures Released

The 2018  Mazda 6 lineup was enhanced with the addition of a turbocharged, four-cylinder engine.

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The Simple Reason Why Mazda No Longer Benchmarks BMW

Talk to anyone at Mazda and it’s clear that they love cars, driving, and everything related to automobiles. This is especially true in the engineering and benchmarking side of things. 

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2018 Mazda MX-5 RF Goes on Sale Nationwide This Month

The 2018 Mazda MX-5 RF will join its soft-top sibling at dealerships this month with a starting price of $32,800 including destination.

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