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2017 Mazda CX-5 gets IIHS ‘Top Safety Pick+’ safety award

Jul 13, 2017

The recently-introduced new Mazda CX-5 has picked up an important accolade in the US, in the form of a top safety award by the IIHS. Australia’s ANCAP program is yet to crash test the new...

Top 10 medium cars coming to Australia by 2020

Jun 02, 2017

The inexorable march of the SUV appears to be coming at the expense of conventional cars, swallowing up their sales numbers and splintering into ever more fragmented pieces. Large sedans are on the way out,...

Mazda rotary celebrates its 50th anniversary (mega gallery)

May 31, 2017

The Mazda rotary sports car is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year, since the first introduction of the 1967 Mazda Cosmo Sport 110S. To help mark the occasion, Mazda has brought together a collection of...

Top 10 sports SUVs that could come to Australia in 2018

May 30, 2017

With the mid-size SUV segment now the most popular SUV class in Australia, carmakers are presently deliberating whether to pull the trigger with sporty versions. While trendy and fashionable to most people, SUVs are, for...

2017 Mazda CX-5 Maxx Sport review (video)

May 25, 2017

With the arrival of the 2017 Mazda CX-5, rivals can’t seem to catch a break from the pummelling they already received from its predecessor. Even towards the end of its life, the outgoing CX-5 enjoyed...

Mazda confirms new rotary coming for 50th anniversary?

May 23, 2017

Mazda has rotary fans spinning out like chooks on a rotisserie, with some very cryptic literature in its quarterly Zoom Zoom magazine. There is a section in the magazine dedicated to the 50th anniversary of...

Mazda CX-8 spotted in California, is this the 7-seat CX-5?

May 16, 2017

An undisguised shot of the upcoming Mazda CX-8 has been shared on social media, leading many to believe that this is the long-rumoured seven-seater CX-5 variant and not a coupe version of the CX-9. Mazda...

Mazda classic car museum opens in Germany, first outside Japan

May 15, 2017

Mazda has opened up an impressive classic car museum in Germany, celebrating the carmaker’s illustrious 100-year history in creating interesting and innovative vehicles. The museum, called Frey’s Mazda Classic Car Museum, is a joint project...

2017 Mazda CX-3 update now on sale in Australia from $20,490

May 12, 2017

Following its debut overseas last week, Mazda’s Australian arm has now introduced local pricing and specs for the updated, 2017 CX-3 compact SUV. The biggest news for the new model is the introduction of smart...

2017 Mazda MX-5 RF review (video)

May 04, 2017

It’s the hard-top brother to what has to be the most celebrated and fun-supporting sports car on the planet. Welcome to the Mazda MX-5 RF – or, Retractable Fastback in longer speak. Mazda Australia introduced...

Next Isuzu D-Max & Mazda BT-50 share powertrains, different bodies

May 01, 2017

Details of the utes that will succeed the Mazda BT-50 and Isuzu D-Max in around two years have emerged at an Isuzu launch event this week. Many engineers and senior Isuzu staff were on hand...

2017 Mazda CX-3 update gains G-Vectoring tech

Apr 29, 2017

Overseas versions of the Mazda CX-3 have been revised for 2017, potentially giving us a taste of revisions that Australian buyers can expect soon. For 2017 model year, the CX-3 receives G-Vectoring Control, in line...

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