|2016 MAZDA MX-5 MIATA IS TOP PICK FOR THE TRUTH ABOUT CARS' LIST OF THE TEN BEST AUTOMOBILES TODAY|
|• Mazda3 and Mazda6 Join Mazda's Flagship Roadster on Editor- and Reader-Voted List|
IRVINE, Calif. (May 11, 2016) – The 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata topped a list of the Ten Best Automobiles Today, as voted upon by the editors of The Truth About Cars and their readers. It is one of three Mazda vehicles on the list, which also includes the 2016 Mazda3 and 2016 Mazda6.
The list represents the standout vehicles that endured a lengthy nomination process and were among the favorites vote...[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...]|
|ALL-NEW MAZDA ROADSTER WINS CAR OF THE YEAR JAPAN|
|HIROSHIMA, Japan, Dec. 7, 2015 -- Mazda Motor Corporation's all-new Mazda Roadster (known as MX-5 outside Japan) has been named the 2015-2016 Car of the Year Japan.
The all-new Roadster is the sixth model in Mazda's new-generation lineup of vehicles that feature the full range of SKYACTIV TECHNOLOGY*1 and KODO—Soul of Motion design. This lightweight open-top two-seater front-engine rear-wheel drive sports car is designed for pure Jinba-ittai driving fun.
In redesigning the model, Ma...[Read more...]|
|2016 MAZDA CX-3 AND MX-5 MIATA WIN AWARDS FROM HISPANIC MOTOR PRESS|
| ||• Mazda CX-3 Crossover and MX-5 Miata Earn Top Honors|
IRVINE, Calif. (December 8, 2015) – The Hispanic Motor Press has honored Mazda North American Operations (MNAO) with best-in-segment awards for 2016, naming the 2016 CX-3 as the best subcompact crossover and the 2016 MX-5 Miata the best sports car.
'We are honored to receive these awards for our two newest products. They now join the Mazda3 and Mazda6, which were awardees last year,' said Jim O'Sullivan, president and CE...[Read more...]
|MAZDA MX-5 WINS CAR OF THE YEAR JAPAN|
|In a close battle, Mazda's MX-5 held onto its narrow lead to beat the fast-finishing Honda S660 mini-sports car to win the Car of the Year Japan award.
At an award ceremony held at the Tokyo International Exchange Center in Tokyo Bay, the MX-5 sports car tallied 442 votes, pipping the Honda S660 mini-coupe by 41 votes when the last of the sixty juror's votes were read out. The BMW 2-Series, which finished in third place, totalled 177 votes to pick up the Import Car of the Year gong.
|2016 MAZDA MX-5 MIATA CLUB EDITION TO DEBUT AT NEW YORK INTERNATIONAL AUTO SHOW|
| ||- 2016 MX-5 Club represents most aggressive road-going version -
IRVINE, Calif., March 25, 2015 -- Ready to join the Club? The 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata Club edition, that is.
Mazda North American Operations (MNAO) will be introducing the North American-spec MX-5 Club next week at the New York International Auto Show. The MX-5 Club represents the most aggressive road-going iteration of Mazda's fourth-generation flagship roadster.
The 2016 MX-5 sheds approximately 150 lbs. from...[Read more...]|
|MAZDA STARTS PRODUCTION OF ALL-NEW MX-5|
|HIROSHIMA, Japan—Mazda Motor Corporation today began production of the all-new Mazda MX-5 two-seater lightweight sports car (known as Mazda Roadster in Japan) at Ujina Plant No.1 in Hiroshima. The first models produced are destined for the Japanese market. Sales of the all-new MX-5 will begin in Japan around June this year and interested buyers can make an appointment for pre-sale discussions through a dedicated website from noon on Friday, March 20. Following sales start in Japan, the MX...[Read more...]|
|MAZDA MOTORSPORTS & BFGOODRICH® TIRES: CELEBRATING DECADES OF SUCCESS|
| ||May 1, 2014 (IRVINE, Calif.) — In 1984, Mazda, BFGoodrich®Tires and Jim Busby Racing teamed up to score an historic class win at the 24 Hours of Le Mans. The car, a Lola T-616, was powered by a Mazda 13B rotary engine and shod with experimental BFGoodrich T/A™ Radial street tires. The drivers were John Morton, John O'Steen and Yoshami Katayama, and between them, they brought home a real David vs Goliath win in the C-2 class. It was also just one of many great collaborations between Maz...[Read more...]|
|MAZDA REPORTS CALENDAR-YEAR 2013 SALES|
| ||IRVINE, Calif., Jan. 3, 2014 -- Mazda North American Operations (MNAO) today reported calendar year 2013 total (combined fleet and retail) sales of 283,947, up 2.5 percent over 2012 and the best result since 2007. For the first time, MNAO also released retail-only sales, with 262,970 sales representing an increase of 16.1 percent over 2012, and the best retail-sales year since 1994. Combined December U.S. sales of 22,964 vehicles represented a decrease of 15.7 percent versus last year....[Read more...]|
|MAZDA ANNOUNCES PRICING AND FUEL ECONOMY OF ALL-NEW 2014 MAZDA3|
|◾Redesigned Compact Car Offers Competitive Pricing, Best-in-Class Fuel Economy
IRVINE, Calif., July 24, 2013 - Mazda North American Operations (MNAO) today announced official pricing and fuel economy figures for the all-new 2014 Mazda3. Starting at $16,9451 MSRP, the redesigned compact vehicle is the brand's best-selling and most recognizable nameplate worldwide with more than 3.5 million vehicles sold. With the full complement of SKYACTIV®2 technologies combined with the handsome st...[Read more...]|