2020 Mazda3 turbo confirmed, gets 2.5T with 170kW

Jul 06, 2020

It’s official. The 2020 Mazda3 turbo features the company’s 2.5-litre turbo-petrol four-cylinder engine, developing 170kW and 420Nm. Although the power output is decent for this class, it’s the torque that should frighten most rivals. Details...

Australian vehicle sales for June 2020 (VFACTS)

Jul 03, 2020

Well it looks like the automotive industry is on its way to recovery following the initial coronavirus outbreak. New vehicle registration figures (VFACTS) for June 2020 have just been handed out, revealing some promising numbers....

Mazda Australia announces Skyactiv-X M-Hybrid for Mazda3, CX-30

Jul 03, 2020

Mazda Australia has announced initial details for its all-new Skyactiv-X M-Hybrid powertrain, which will be introduced for the 2020 Mazda3 in August and the CX-30 later in the year. Full specifications for the local market...

Is this the sound of the 2021 Mazda3 turbo? (video)

Jun 26, 2020

Remember the story about a new turbocharged option for the Mazda3 coming in for the 2021 model? Well, it seems the initial report, by Jalopnik, could be right. Mazda has just released some teasers onto...

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2021 Mazda BT-50 revealed; smaller, more advanced tech, less power/torque

Jun 17, 2020

This is the 2021 Mazda BT-50, which has just been unveiled today. As previewed last week, this is a major model change, switching from a Ford Ranger platform and powertrain to the upcoming Isuzu D-Max...

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Top 5 fun yet sensible cars for young professionals

Jun 15, 2020

You’ve graduated uni, settled into a job, have no kids and aren’t a true ‘adult’ yet – so now it’s time to have some fun. What car should you buy? Here are our top 5...

2021 Mazda BT-50 teaser

2021 Mazda BT-50 previewed, to switch to Isuzu D-Max underpinnings

Jun 10, 2020

Mazda Australia has confirmed “something huge” is coming soon, with all signs pointing to the all-new 2021 Mazda BT-50. This is set to be the first all-new BT-50 since the current-generation model was introduced back...

2021 Mazda3 ‘hot hatch’ AWD turbo coming soon – report

Jun 05, 2020

Mazda is reportedly getting ready to introduce a new turbo, all-wheel drive version of the Mazda3 for 2021 model year. Could this finally be a successor to the MPS hot hatch that we’ve all been...

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Australian vehicle sales for May 2020 (VFACTS)

Jun 03, 2020

April was a pretty devastating month for most industries due to the coronavirus pandemic, with the Australian new car market reporting just 38,926 sales. May 2020 VFACTS figures, handed out today, confirm the market is...

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Mazda Australia announces big savings, available before June 30

Jun 01, 2020

Now could be a great time to buy a new Mazda, with the local arm announcing big savings for some models up until the end of the 2019-2020 financial year. Deals that save up to...

2020 Mazda RX-Vision GT3 concept-Gran Turismo Sport-Spa

Mazda RX-Vision GT3 concept debuts with 420kW 4-rotor engine

May 25, 2020

While we’re still waiting on the next-generation of Mazda RX rotary sports cars, the Japanese company is providing a short-term solution for fans that just can’t wait; the Mazda RX-Vision GT3 concept for Gran Turismo...

2020 Mazda MX-30

Mazda MX-30 production commences in Japan

May 20, 2020

Production of Mazda’s all-new, all-electric MX-30 has commenced as the company gets ready to jump into the growing electric SUV market. It’ll contend with the likes of the Hyundai Kona Electric. The MX-30 is Mazda’s...