Mazda

Holden, Mazda top Australian JD Power Sales Satisfaction survey, BMW leads premium

Jun 17, 2019

The results of the Australian 2018 JD Power Sales Satisfaction survey have been released, with Mazda and Holden tying for top position, and BMW taking the top ranking for luxury brands. Results were actually published...

First Mazda MX-5 30th Anniversary Edition arrives in Australia

Jun 13, 2019

Just 3000 of these are being made for global markets, and just 30 are heading to Australia. The first of such an exclusive collection has just arrived on local soil. The Mazda MX-5 30th Anniversary...

Mazda Skyactiv-X specs & fuel consumption confirmed

Jun 05, 2019

Mazda UK has confirmed the engine specs for its revolutionary new Skyactiv-X engine, including output figures and fuel consumption numbers. Australian specs are likely to be very similar. The Skyactiv-X engine is a brand new...

2019 Mazda BT-50 Boss special edition announced for Australia

Jun 05, 2019

Mazda is jumping on board the fashionable special edition pack for its flagship dual-cab ute, with the introduction of the BT-50 Boss edition. Based on the flagship GT variant, only slotting above due to unique...

Australian vehicle sales for May 2019 (VFACTS)

Jun 05, 2019

Australia vehicle VFACTS sales figures for May 2019 have been released, revealing some interesting trends as we make our way to the mid point of the year. Overall market sales are still slumping compared with...

2019 Mazda6 update now on sale in Australia

May 27, 2019

Some updates have been announced for the introduction of the 2019 Mazda6 range, bringing in Apple CarPlay and Android Auto and a more advanced drive system. Headlining the update is the standard fitment of Android...

2019 Mazda3, Toyota RAV4, Lexus UX score 5-star ANCAP safety

May 22, 2019

ANCAP has released safety ratings from its latest round of crash test analysis, with new vehicles such as the Lexus UX, new Mazda3, and new Toyota RAV4 receiving the full five-star acclaim. Starting with the...

2019 Mazda3 sedan now on sale in Australia

May 21, 2019

Following the local launch of the all-new 2019 Mazda3 hatch, Mazda Australia has just announced the 2019 Mazda3 sedan lineup. It joins the competitive market space as a suavely-designed alternative to the common hatchback. Six...

Mazda plans straight-six Skyactiv-X, Skyactiv-D engines

May 10, 2019

It seems Mazda is developing all-new straight-six petrol and diesel engines. Yep, it wants to rekindle the spirit of the inline-six engine layout, according to Mazda presentation documents for the 2019 fiscal year. Jalopnik first...

Toyota tops 2019 Trusted Brands Survey, ahead Mazda and BMW

May 08, 2019

Toyota has been ranked as the most trusted car brand in Australia, according to the results of the 20th Trusted Brand Survey published by Reader’s Digest. The carmaker edged out ahead of Mazda and BMW,...

Australian vehicle sales for April 2019 (VFACTS)

May 03, 2019

The Australia vehicle sales figures for April 2019 have been handed out as the national VFACTS data. On first impressions, it looks like overall industry sales are taking a big hit, with total figures across...

Australian vehicle sales for March 2019 (VFACTS)

Apr 03, 2019

The Australia vehicle sales figures for March 2019 have been released, in the form of national VFACTS data, and it looks like small hatchbacks could be making a comeback. Overall industry sales continue to decline...