Mazda prices the smaller, lighter, sharper 2016 MX-5 Miata at $24,970 in the US, plus $820 destination. That’s just $1,000 more than the outgoing car, and it comes with a six-speed manual transmission.
We curate the week’s events with a focus on the ultra high-end luxury and performance cars of the Geneva Motor Show. Plus, other news and notes from the auto world.
Weekly Recap: Geneva’s splendor reflects growing demand for ultra-luxury cars originally appeared on Autoblog on Sat, 07 Mar 2015 13:01:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.
It’s official, boys and girls: Mazda has kicked off the start of production of the new MX-5 Miata at its Ujina plant in Hiroshima, Japan.
Mazda starts production of new MX-5 Miata in Japan originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 05 Mar 2015 16:30:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.
Mazda says its CX-3 compact crossover will exclusively be diesel-powered in Japan.
Mazda CX-3 to be diesel-only in Japanese home market originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 04 Mar 2015 04:00:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.
We like fast machines around here, and that means we’re drawn to racecars past and present. Here’s a list of our favorites.
Autoblog editors choose their favorite racecars of all time originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 26 Feb 2015 12:32:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.
Mazda’s new MX-5 Miata hasn’t even hit showrooms yet, and already reports are suggesting that it could get either a bigger engine or a turbocharger to propel it into Mazdaspeed territory.
We get our first taste of the 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata in a pre-production, Japanese-spec model. Senior Editor Steven Ewing puts the new Miata through its paces along the gorgeous backroads of Spain.
Mazda built its 100,000th unit in Mexico after less than a year in operation. But that’s just the start, with capacity set to ramp up to 250,000 units by early 2016.
From drag races to roominess comparison, the Mazda3 came out ahead of the Audi A3 and BMW 1-Series in a diesel-hatchback comparison.
Mazda3 versus BMW 1 Series and Audi A3 in Euro diesel showdown originally appeared on Autoblog on Sat, 20 Dec 2014 19:01:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.