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Mazda Debuts Updated 2013 MX-5 Miata in Japan

Recently, auto brand Mazda debuted a refreshed version of its MX-5 Miata in Japan, where it is known as the Mazda Roadster. And though the vehicle hasn't been officially announced for the U.S. market, there's a good chance we could be seeing a very similar version in the future.

The 2013 Mazda MX-5 Miata doesn't include huge edits, but it does have several minor ones to hold it over until its…

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Mazda Ends 45-Year Production Run of Rotary Engine

Mazda has officially built its last rotary engine on Friday, June 22, after 45 years. We knew this day was coming, but it's still not easy to say goodbye.

The reason behind this decision was a matter of the engine's cons outweighing its pros. The pros, that a true Mazda enthusiast will tell you, are extreme power and feather-inspired, light weight.

These days, heart-racing power and a super lightweight design aren't enough…

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The Mazda MX-5 Miata Wins Yet Another Award

Since the Mazda MX-5 Miata first hit the streets of places like Knoxville over 30 years ago, it has been nothing short of one very impressive roadster.  For example, Car and Driver has put it on their list of 10Best Cars for 13 years - 2012 marks the 7th year in a row the Miata has made the list. On top of being one of the world's most consistently popular two-seat roadsters, it's also…

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Mazda Announces Major Engine Changes for the Future

In the last year, Mazda has completely revolutionized our expectations for fuel-efficient technology. They started from scratch. They rebuilt their engines, their transmissions, and even the chassis of some of their most popular vehicles. The result? A new Mazda3 that gets 27 mpg in the city and 40 mpg on the highway. And it is not a hybrid.

Furthermore, rumors in late 2011 had us thinking Mazda had plans to kill their famous rotary engines…

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Six Million Dollar Man Treatment for the New Mazda CX-5

According to the 1970s hit television series The Six Million Dollar Man, Steve Austin was the world's first bionic man. Mazda is taking a note from the TV show and is launching a new advertising campaign for the all-new 2013 Mazda CX-5 called "Better. Stronger. Smarter." to highlight the new and improved features on the crossover SUV.

A 60-second commercial, followed by three 30-second ads will highlight the CX-5 using a 1970s theme and…

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New Mazda CX-5 Gets Six Million Dollar Man Treatment

Steve Austin was the world's first bionic man, according to the 1970s hit television series The Six Million Dollar Man, as the fictional test-pilot was rebuilt to become 'better, stronger, and smarter' than he was before. Taking a page from the TV show starring Lee Majors, Mazda is launching a new advertising campaign for the all-new 2013 Mazda CX-5 called "Better. Stronger. Smarter." to highlight the new and improved features on the crossover SUV…

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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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