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Mazda Closes 2011 Race Season with More Wins

You may know about the cutting edge design of the 2012 MAZDA3 or the 2012 MAZDA6, models that embody the brand's racing spirit. What you might also find interesting is how dedicated MAZDASPEED Motorsports is to helping their grassroots kart racers become professional drivers. It is largely because of this commitment Mazda continues to be the number-one brand for road-racers in North America and ends the 2011 racing season with more championships under their…

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MAZDA Implements High Tensile

Early next year, the Japanese auto maker will introduce their 2012 Mazda CX-5 at dealerships across the country, including Twin City Mazda in Alcoa, TN. What's so special about this upcoming crossover? Aside from it being a much anticipated new model from the company, it is the first car implementing ultra-high tensile steel in its design.

But what does that mean to the driver?

Ultra-high tensile steel will work with a new energy absorbing…

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Mazda2 Begins Production in Vietnam

The MAZDA2 hatchback has been on sale for years in other countries, and the car has finally made it to North America, but that's not the only place this vehicle will take over.

On sale at Twin City Mazda - 3076 Airport Highway, Alcoa, TN, MAZDA2 will also be constructed in Vietnam. Stretching its sale to every part of the globe, Mazda will begin production of its compact in Vietnam this October, "as the Japanese…

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Behold The 2013 Mazda CX-5

The CX-5, a small crossover placed between MAZDA3  and MAZDA CX-7 won't even become production ready until next year - but that hasn't stop this Japanese company from testing a product that will drop into Twin City Mazda in Alcoa, TN for 2013.

  MAZDA CX-5 will seat 5, sit on a car frame, and be powered by Mazda's Skyactiv-G 2.0-liter, inline four-cylinder direct-injection gasoline engine standard. This powerplant, when added to the…
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2011 MAZDA3 Named Second Coolest Car Under 18 Grand

Getting a good deal has always been thrilling. Now, for many, it's essential. Whether you're out for a thrill or trying to abide by a tighter budget, you'll be happy to know kkb.com (Kelley Blue Book online) has released a new edition of their "10 Coolest Cars Under $18,000". Coming in at Number Two is none other than the 2011 MAZDA3.

The second-place ranking of the 2011 MAZDA3 is quite…

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Mazda Readies New CX-5 for Next Month's World Premier

Energy is high at Twin City Mazda, serving the greater Alcoa area. Next month, Mazda is going to showcase their all-new Mazda CX-5 crossover at the Frankfurt Motor Show, in Germany.

While we're pumped to have a fresh CUV to offer Mazda drivers in Alcoa and, we're just as excited for the debut, because it represents the first of the Japanese automakers next-generation of vehicles...As such, it serves as a precursor to…

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Mazda Resumes Normal Production Levels

The disasterous earthquake and tsunami that wiped out Japan on March 11 made production levels at all Japanese automakers fall well below normal levels. Mazda has already returned to standard operations, including overtime and holiday shifts which is great news for us at Twin City Mazda. It also bodes well for you, the consumer.

"Our return to normal production in Japan testifies to the courage and ingenuity of the Japanese people and our colleagues there…

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Mazda MX-5 Gets Turbo Boost

The new and improved MAZDA MX-5 is getting a boost in horsepower. The sporty vehicle by Mazda will receive a turbocharged upgrade and it will be losing a little weight.

The new MX-5 has been trimmed down to its lightest weight ever, 1764 lbs. This is even lighter than its 1989 counterpart, which measured 2105 lbs. MAZDA would have made the MX-5 even lighter, but safety features, such as air-bags and internal metal work, are…

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2011 MAZDA2: Easy on the Eyes, Easy on the Wallet

The 2011 MAZDA2 offers a minimalist presence and maximum performance, and it brings new meaning to the phrase, "zoom-zoom". It's like driving a sports car without the sports car price tag.

Car and Driver named the MAZDA2 2011 Editor's Choice. Even more recently, Cars.com named the sporty compact the third least expensive new car to buy.

In determining the least expensive cars to buy, Cars.com first made a list of prerequisites…

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Mazda Celebrates 1991 Le Mans Victory with Commemorative 787B and Dempsey

Endurance road racing is the ultimate demonstration of quality, durability, and reliability. It has been a pillar of Mazda's participation in motorsports since 1968. June 11, 2011, Mazda and thousands of fans, celebrated their 20th Le Mans victory anniversary.  Mazda was, and continues to be the only Japanese automaker to score an overall win at the world's most renowned endurance race, in 1991.

To celebrate this timeless achievement, which represents the fun-driving…

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