Tag Archives: Mazda

2016 Mazda CX-9 GT Review

It isn’t very often that a large, practical SUV is capable of threatening the Lamborghini Huracan’s long-standing spot as my screensaver, but the 2016 Mazda CX-9 did just that. Almost. While it may not be a hunkered down rear-engined sports car with scissor doors, the CX-9’s sleek design and athletic …

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Mazda teases next-generation CX-5 ahead of LA debut

Mazda has dropped a teaser of its upcoming 2017 Mazda CX-5 ahead of the car’s debut at the Los Angeles Auto Show next month. The photo, showing a silhouette of the mid-size SUV, tells us the next-generation model will get an evolutionary design, confirming earlier spy photos. Not further information …

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1st Australian J.D. Power Sales Satisfaction Study ranks Mazda on top

The inaugural J.D. Power Australia Sales Satisfaction Study has released its finding this week, with Mazda coming out tops amongst the brands. The study was based on independent and unbiased responses from 2,477 Australian new-vehicle owners who bought their cars between September 2015 and June this year. The study examines …

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2017 Mazda6 gains improved safety and refinement

The Mazda6 range has gained yet another update for 2017, this time focused on dynamic safety, interior design and NVH enhancements. With no change to pricing, the new Mazda6 gains a more comprehensive i-ACTIVSENSE safety suit which now adds pedestrian recognition to Smart City Brake Support (SCBS), with the upper …

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300+kW rotary-electric Mazda RX-9 confirmed

It’s official. The long-awaited successor to the Mazda RX-7 and RX-8 has been confirmed by Mazda’s board of directors, according to Japanese publication Holiday Auto. As recently as this month, the top management of Mazda have finally given the green light for the design, engineering and production of the company’s …

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New 2017 Mazda CX-5 spied for the first time

A 2017 Mazda CX-5 prototype has been spotted testing in Southern California, ahead of its debut later this year. Seen here in our spyshots wearing the usual camouflage, we can see the new model will sport an evolutionary rather than revolutionary design. Its profile, in particular, will be familiar to …

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Report: next-gen Mazda RX-7 to be lightweight with 335kW

Is Mazda going to build a new RX-7? We hope to have an answer. While so far nothing is official, a new report has surfaced, providing early details about the next-generation rotary sports car. According to the report the new RX-7 will have a 1.6-litre turbocharged rotary engine, developed from …

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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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