Tag Archives: Mazda

Meet the Mazda MX-5 with GM’s 391kW LS3 V8!

We’ve recently seen a Toyota 86 being given a big heart transplant in the form of a Ferrari V8. Now, it’s the Mazda MX-5’s turn. Thanks to the crazy but talented folks from Flyin’ Miata in the US, the little MX-5 has had its humble 2.0-litre SkyActiv-G engine replaced with …

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All-new Mazda CX-9 pricing and specification announced

The all-new Mazda CX-9 seven-seater SUV has arrived in Australia and is officially on sale now from $42,490 plus on-road costs. Now in its second-generation, the new CX-9 promises class-leading performance in three key areas – efficiency, safety and packaging. Mazda claims the CX-9 boasts fuel economy figures that are …

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2016 Mazda CX-3 Review

Who says a small entry-level SUV can’t be exciting? This is the all-new Mazda CX-3, the company’s first ever offering in the highly competitive and increasingly popular segment. And it auspiciously shows the rest in the class how a B-segment-based crossover body can still be the perfect canvas for a …

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Mazda announces pricing for 2016 CX-9

Mazda Australia have revealed official pricing for the long awaited 2016 Mazda CX-9. The Japanese carmaker confirmed today that the entry-level Mazda CX-9 Sport will be available from $42,490*; a $1,280 reduction on the outgoing model. Next in the lineup is the core-grade Mazda CX-9 Touring which starts at $48,890*, then the …

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DAMD spices up Mazda MX-5

Japanese tuner DAMD (which stands for Dream Automotive Design), responsible for turning this Toyota 86 into a Lexus LFA, has unveiled their latest project, the Mazda MX-5 “Dark Knight”. Sharpening up the looks of the highly popular roadster is a set of carbon fibre bodykit consisting a front lip spoiler, …

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Mazda MX-5 sharpened with BBR engine and chassis upgrade

UK-based Mazda tuning specialist, BBR, has unveiled a range of engine, suspension and brake upgrade packages for the latest ND versions of the MX-5 roadster. BBR’s ‘Super 160’ for the 1.5-litre models, as well as ‘Super 175+’ and ‘Super 190’ for the larger 2.0-litre, are said to deliver power gains across the …

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Mazda will build the RX Vision if the world wants it

Mazda says the company is ready to build the RX Vision if the world wants it. Speaking to Top Gear at the Concorso d’Eleganza where Mazda is showcasing their striking RX Vision concept, Mazda’s Design Director, Kevin Rice said the company wasn’t expecting so much positive attention on the concept. …

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KW introduces Clubsport coilovers for Mazda MX-5

KW Suspension has rolled out a new set of performance gear for the Mazda MX-5 roadster. The KW Clubsport coilovers are designed to extract the maximum for the new MX-5 on racetracks and on the street, allowing separate adjustment of the rebound and compression. With the rebound adjustment on the upper …

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First Look: 2017 Mazda CX-9

Fresh off the ship, the all-new 2017 Mazda CX-9 has arrived in Australia, and here we bring you some of the very first close-up photos of the SUV. The first shipment of the second generation CX-9 landed Down Under only days ago, and, according to Mazda, response for the new …

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First shipment of all-new 2017 Mazda CX-9 arrives Down Under

The first shipment of all-new Mazda CX-9s have arrived in Australia ahead of its July launch. Scheduled for use at the national media launch, followed by a Mazda Dealer event, 60 vehicles docked in Melbourne late last night having been shipped direct from Japan. Adopting Mazda’s KODO design language, the …

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China-only Mazda CX-4 breaks cover

Mazda’s all-new CX-4 has made its official debut at the Beijing Motor Show. Based on the Koeru Concept from the 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show, the CX-4 is the fourth model in the company’s fast expanding SUV range, joining the CX-3, CX-5 and CX-9 models. Initially, the CX-4 will only be …

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Mazda CX-4 photos leaked ahead of Beijing debut

Just hours after Mazda released teaser shots of their CX-4 crossover, photos emerged online of the full vehicle undisguised and in plain view. The leaked photos originated from the Chinese website Netease and came three weeks prior to the CX-4’s official debut at the Beijing Motor Show. From the images, …

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