Mazda6 Test Drive

By Barbara & Bill Schaffer Mazda engineers and designers appear to be different from the rest of the auto industry. We?re not sure if it?s the water they drink, the food they eat, or perhaps its part of the company?s Zoom Zoom culture. As a result, Mazda builds no run-of-the-mill products. Past examples that quickly…

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Next Generation – 2014 Mazda6 Debuts in Russia

  The mid-size sedan segment just gets better and better with more e innovative new models added to the already impressive selection.? The latest out of the gate is the all-new 2014 Mazda6 will make its global debut during press preview days during the Moscow International Automobile Salon in August. Mazda is offering sneak peak…

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Test Drive: Mazda CX-5

By Barbara & Bill Schaffer We were disappointed when Mazda told us they would be dropping U.S distribution of the CX-7 crossover.? It was one of our favorite Zoom-Zoom vehicles because its combination of drivability and compact utilitarian attributes . ?However, after spending some time driving the new replacement, we are thinking there is a…

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Mazda Unwraps Skyactive?, Kodo and CX-5 at Frankfurt

?Over the years, Mazda has been the innovator in breakthrough technology producing revolutionary new engines like the rotary and the Miller Cycle engine.? While neither those engine efforts have produced a significant marketing success, they have questioned conventional engine design. Mazda?s next new technology will debut in September at the 2011 Frankfurt Motor Show, with…

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KODO ? New Mazda Design Language

For the past 50 years, Mazda designers have explored the concept of ?motion? in their designs.? Starting with their first passenger car, the Mazda R360 Coupe in 1960, the designs have evolved and have become more athletic and sporty. In September, Mazda revealed the latest iteration of the ?motion? theme, ?KODO ? Soul of Motion?….

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