Tag Archives: Mazda

ROAD TEST: Mazda MX-5

ROAD TEST: Mazda MX-5
Colin Chapman is famous for a number of things. There’s the Lotus marque, and the spinoff Formula One team that won seven drivers’ championships and six constructors’ championships. On the downside, though he may have been an engineering genius, he was not the best businessman. Remember the tie-up with John Z. DeLorean that cost the UK taxpayer almost NZ$25 million? One of the things for which he is best remembered is his principle involving speed; notably, ...

ROAD TEST: Mazda6 Limited

ROAD TEST: Mazda6 Limited
The Mazda6 is one damn fine looking automobile. That is a fact It has always been a good-looking car, but just lately it had started to look a bit dated – not on the outside, mind you, but on the inside, where its interior didn’t quite stand up to the new generation of Mazda’s like the CX-3 and Mazda2. But now the 6 has ...

ROAD TEST: Mazda CX-3 GSX

ROAD TEST: Mazda CX-3 GSX
The recent explosion in popularity of the baby SUV has seen a number of manufacturers caught short and now lacking what has quickly become an important part of the range. But not Mazda. The Japanese manufacturer has been on a blinding roll recently, with remarkably good product pouring from its factories; the Mazda6, Mazda3 and Mazda2 are all brilliant ...