|MAZDA PREVIEWS MX-5 MIATA CONCEPT AND ACTIVITIES FOR CHICAGO AUTO SHOW|
|CHICAGO, Feb. 10, 2015 -- Announced in 1989 at the Chicago Auto Show, the first-generation MX-5 Miata drove onto the world stage with the promise of reviving the roadster: a fun-to-drive, lightweight, open-roof sports car for those who loved cars and loved to drive. With more than 949,000 MX-5s sold over the last 26 years, and scoring hundreds of awards around the world, it is safe to say that Mazda's goal of creating a vehicle tailored for pure driving pleasure has been a success.
|2015 MAZDA MX-5 MIATA 25TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION SELLS OUT WITHIN 10 MINUTES|
|IRVINE, Calif., May 20, 2014 -- The microsite countdown was set to 10:25 AM Pacific Daylight Time (PDT) today and within 10 minutes, all 100 of the 2015 MX-5 Miata 25th Anniversary Edition models were dutifully reserved. The pre-order program was set to run through 11:25 AM PDT on May 31, 2014 or when 250 customers were registered, whichever came first. The extended end date proved unnecessary as the consumer anticipation and fervor with which the limited-edition model was sold was not en...[Read more...]|
|MAZDA PREVIEWS FUTURE OF MX-5 MIATA WITH ALL-NEW SKYACTIV-CHASSIS|
| ||- Next-Generation Roadster Returns to Fundamentals of Fun with Lighter, Stronger Body -
NEW YORK (April 16, 2014) - With weeks, perhaps months, of bated-breath anticipation, anxiety and hope hanging in the proverbial car enthusiast air, Mazda today confirmed development details of the highly-anticipated next-generation MX-5 Miata roadster. Making its world debut during a press conference at the New York International Auto Show (NYIAS), the vehicle's all-new SKYACTIV®1-CHASSIS ba...[Read more...]|
|Mazda Produces One-Millionth Mazda MX-5|
| ||HIROSHIMA, Japan—Mazda Motor Corporation announced today that production of the Mazda MX-5 (Mazda Roadster in Japan) reached one million units on April 22, 2016. The milestone figure was achieved over 27 years, with mass-production of the MX-5 starting at Ujina Plant No. 1 in Hiroshima in April 1989.
'From the first generation through to today's fourth-generation model, the reason we have been able to continue selling the MX-5 all these years is due to the strong support of fans around...[Read more...]|
|FIAT 124 SPIDER MAKES ITS EUROPEAN DEBUT AT THE 2016 GENEVA MOTOR SHOW|
|◾New FIAT 124 Spider debuts in Europe, powered by a 1.4-litre MultiAir Turbo Petrol engine producing 140hp and 240Nm
◾Acceleration from 0 to 62mph takes just 7.5 seconds and top speed is 134mph
◾High standard specification on all UK FIAT 124 Spiders includes air conditioning, a leather steering wheel, cruise control, alloy wheels, Bluetooth connectivity and keyless start
◾Just 124 examples of a special Anniversary Edition will be available in the UK, priced £23,295 with extremely high specifi...[Read more...]|
|MODEL YEAR 2015: NEW GOLF FAMILY, REDESIGNED JETTA, AND NEW TDI® CLEAN DIESEL ENGINE HEAD THE CHANGES|
| ||In a busy year, Volkswagen will also add a new Golf SportWagen, an all-new Golf R, a redesigned Touareg SUV, and the company's first U.S.-market EV, the e-Golf
• All-new Golf is bigger, lighter, and more fuel-efficient than the previous model, seats five, and has a larger trunk than any midsize sedan
• New Golf GTI has 210-horsepower engine, with improved fuel efficiency and performance
• e-Golf is Volkswagen's first full Battery Electric Vehicle for sale in the U.S.
• Redesigned Jett...[Read more...]|
|THE 2015 NISSAN LINEUP: CHARTING THE CHANGES|
| ||Nissan's U.S. sales have significantly outperformed the industry in 2014, up 12.7 percent CYTD through June. Sales have been led by the recently redesigned Altima, Rogue and Sentra – along with other models such as LEAF (+29.4%), JUKE (+44.9%), Frontier (+22.6%) and NV200 (+439.3%), which have shown strong results month after month. This gives the Nissan lineup great momentum heading into the 2015 model year.
Headlining the changes for 2015 is the upcoming launch of the all-new Nissan Murano ...[Read more...]|
|Mazda Cx-5 Named 'Top Family Choice Vehicle' By Greater Atlanta Automotive Media Association|
| ||WASHINGTON, April 29, 2013 -- The Greater Atlanta Automotive Media Association (GAAMA) yesterday named the 2013 Mazda CX-5 its 'Top Family Choice Vehicle' and the all-new 2014 Mazda6 'Best Green Family Choice Vehicle' at its first annual Family Choice Challenge.
GAAMA President Nick Palermo said, 'The CX-5 was the clear winner for the overall 'Top Family Choice Vehicle' award. It's stylish, affordable, has comfortable seating and great fuel economy and is fun to drive.'
The 2013 CX-...[Read more...]|