2018 Mazda6 Featured Mazda Test Drive Reviews 

Gorgeous Inside and Outside: 2018 Mazda6 Test Drive

There’s no hiding the fact that American buyers absolutely love crossovers and SUVs, but sedans still play a crucial role in the automotive industry. With Ford’s recent announcement that it will scaling back its car lineup to focus on higher-profit CUVs and SUVs, the sedan market is going to get even crazier as automakers fight for extra market share. The 2018 Mazda6 is an excellent example. Heavily updated for the 2018 model year, the Mazda6 brings a host of improvements to an already-solid family sedan, including a peppier optional turbocharged…

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2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata Automotive News Featured Mazda 

Mazda Confirms 2019 MX-5 Miata is Getting More Power

Rumors that the Mazda MX-5 Miata will be getting more power have been circulating for quite some time. But this morning, we got official confirmation that they’re no longer rumors. And if you’re an enthusiast that suddenly feels compelled to send the folks at Mazda a nice fruit basket, you’re not alone. To recap, here’s what we know. The 2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata will be packing a SKYACTIV-G 2.0-liter engine good for 181 horsepower and 151 lb-feet, and will rev all the way up to a lofty 7500 rpm. To help…

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Mazda MX-5 Miata Featured Mazda Test Drive Reviews 

2018 Mazda MX-5 Miata Test Drive Review

Following the launch of the fourth-gen (ND) Miata for 2016 and the hard-top Miata RF a year later, the changes made to the 2018 Mazda MX-5 Miata are relatively minor but are no less impactful. All 2018 Miatas get a retuned steering and suspension setup and buyers can now opt for Recaro sport seats and some dynamite color combinations. These tweaks are sure to make enthusiasts love this little roadster even more, and we spent a week in the 2018 Mazda MX-5 Miata Club to get a taste for ourselves….

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Mazda MX-5 Featured Mazda 

Updated: More Power on the Way for the Mazda MX-5

The Mazda MX-5 is basically perfect. It’s a fun, attractive, affordable little driver’s car, and now that the RF is available, it basically comes in a hardtop. Because our friends at Road & Track are reporting that Mazda might be giving  it another 26 horsepower, and given that works out to roughly a 20% boost, it’s sure to have a profound—and obviously positive—impact on the driving experience. So here’s what we know right now. Update: According to the latest from Jack Baruth at Road & Track, the power bump is…

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2018 Mazda3 Featured Mazda Test Drive Reviews 

2018 Mazda3 Sedan Test Drive Review

Mazda isn’t fooling anyone with its fun and sporty cars anymore. If you don’t already know that Mazda’s entire lineup – from the Miata up to the CX-9 midsize crossover – is designed with drivers in mind, then you just haven’t been paying attention. The 2018 Mazda3 might be Mazda’s most definitive example of its Driving Matters tag line, as it’s part of the affordable compact class, but offers the driving dynamics of something much sportier. The Mazda3 is available in sedan and hatchback form, and it goes up against…

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