Mazda

Mazda CX-5 getting 2.5 turbo, emissions document confirms

Jun 21, 2018

It seems Mazda is about to introduce its new 2.5-litre turbo-petrol engine for the CX-5 mid-size SUV. Well, if a California Air Resources Board document is anything to go by. The document shows testing of...

Mazda SkyActiv-X engine to run 2-3 times leaner than regular engine

Jun 15, 2018

Some more details are starting to come through on Mazda’s interesting new SkyActiv-X SPCCI engine, also known as the Spark Controlled Compression Ignition unit. SkyActiv-X is Mazda’s next-gen philosophy for powertrain technology. The first of...

Mazda CX-8 to go on sale in Australia from $42,490

Jun 14, 2018

Prices for the all-new Mazda CX-8 SUV have been announced for the Australian market, ahead of its showroom arrival next month. As revealed earlier this year, the new CX-8 will slot into the market in...

2019 Mazda MX-5 announced, more power for 2.0L

Jun 12, 2018

The Mazda MX-5 has come in for a facelift for 2019 – at this stage in Japanese specification – bringing in some practicality revisions and more power for the 2.0L engine option. Yes, the MX-5...

Australian vehicle sales for May 2018 (VFACTS)

Jun 05, 2018

The national new vehicle sales figures have been released, in the form of the May 2018 VFACTS report. Overall sales are up 2.1 per cent in the first five months of the year compared with...

2019 Mazda3 to debut at LA show, featuring SkyActiv-X tech – report

Jun 04, 2018

Mazda is reportedly planning to unveil the next-gen Mazda3 at the LA Auto Show in November, showcasing a brand new design inspired by the KAI concept shown last year. According to a recent Auto Express...

2018 Mazda6 arrives in Australia, receives new turbo option

May 31, 2018

Mazda Australia has launched the new-look, 2018 Mazda6. It showcases a suave new design, improved refinement, and it’s available with a turbo-petrol engine for the first time since the old MPS variant from over 10...

2018 Mazda6 review – Australian launch

May 31, 2018

Mature elegance, Mazda calls it. The new theme for the refreshed 2018 Mazda6, which has just launched in Australia. Mature it might be, but it’s also got a juvenile side thanks to a powerful new...

2018 Mazda CX-5 diesel review – Touring & GT (video)

May 28, 2018

Australians can’t get enough of the Mazda CX-5. It’s been the best-selling SUV for five years straight. And now some refinements have been administered to make sure it remains the top pick. Do the updates...

2018 Mazda CX-5 diesel: Everything you need to know (POV review)

May 05, 2018

The Mazda CX-5 was the best-selling SUV outright in Australia last year. Why is it so popular? What makes it so special compared with the rest of the medium-size SUV propositions that are on the...

Australian vehicle sales for April 2018 (VFACTS)

May 03, 2018

National vehicle sales figures have been released thanks to the April 2018 VFACTS report, with the numbers showing a 3.3 per cent jump in overall sales for the first four months of the year compared...

2018 Mazda CX-5 updated, gets uprated twin-turbo diesel option

May 03, 2018

To give the ever-popular Mazda CX-5 even greater appeal, Mazda Australia has applied some updates. Headlining the range is the arrival of an uprated twin-turbo diesel engine option. Mazda has applied new two-stage twin turbochargers...

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