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Design has always played an integral role in transforming the perception of many of today’s car brands. And with identity and design seemingly synonymous, carmakers are always striving to make their cars instantly recognizable, and this goal resulted in the creation of a consistent design signature across a brand’s model …

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Mazda SKYACTIV-X

Mazda is planning to reveal its first battery-powered vehicle at next month’s Tokyo Motor Show, reports say. News of the Japanese car manufacturer’s plans for an electric vehicle (EV) has been circulating around since June of this year, when Mazda CEO Akira Marumoto told reporters that their first EV offering …

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For a relatively new model, the Mazda 3 has built a spectacular reputation for itself. Considered as one of the most fun-to-drive options in the market, it has earned plenty of ‘Car of the Year’ nominations over the years, even managing to win some of them. To help keep the …

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Mazda boasts solid SUV offerings in the guise of the CX-5 and CX-9. But if ever these vehicles are just too tall or cumbersome for your tastes, and a sedan or hatchback is simply out of the question, the Japanese car manufacturer has just the right alternative for you: the …

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After all the fanfare, Mazda Philippines has finally revealed the fourth-generation Mazda 3, and brought it at a very competitive price range. The Mazda 3 comes in two different body styles–hatch and sedan–and five variants with a premium look and feel. The latest Mazda 3 is available with two types …

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Mazda is recalling 2019 Mazda 3s because the wheels have the potential to fall off while driving. The recall affects cars built both at Mazda’s Japan and Mexico manufacturing plants. Sources say that a total of 25,003 units of the model are being recalled. Mazda explains the reason for the recall: …

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The next-generation, soon-to-be-released all-new Mazda 3 sedan and hatchback shared the limelight in a one-day advanced automotive photography workshop. In partnership with Fujifilm, Mazda Philippines opened a day-long workshop for the motoring press, online influencers, and Fujifilm camera owners. Featuring world-renowned Fujifilm Philippines Brand Ambassador Jan Gonzales, along with seasoned …

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Are Toyota and Lexus interested in using Mazda’s new platform and straight-six engine? Apparently, yes. According to Japan’s Best Car, Mazda’s new straight-six engines that are to be fitted for its RWD vehicles will be used for Toyota’s Mark X premium sedan and the newest Lexus coupe that’s slated to …

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After announcing the performance numbers of it SkyActiv-X engine, Mazda is expected to launch an entry into the electric vehicle (EV) market in 2020 and have a plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV) on the road in 2022, possibly as early as 2021. Leading the way is Mazda CEO Akira Marumoto, …

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Mazda revealed that its new 2.0-liter SkyActiv-X engine will produce 178 hp and 224 Nm while emitting only 96 g/km of carbon dioxide. According to Mazda, the new engine will be installed in the all-new Mazda3 hatchback and sedan models. It will be paired with either a six-speed manual or …

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The United States’ Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) announced that the 2019 Mazda 3 hatchback and sedan have both earned its ‘Top Safety Pick’ awards. The hatchback earns the award with standard equipment, while the sedan qualifies when equipped with optional front crash prevention technology. To qualify as a …

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Yes, it’s true: The manual transmission-equipped Mazda 6 will not be resurrected starting 2019. So far, all Mazda 6 lineups remain unchanged, save for all variants now using the automatic as their standard transmissions. Reports say it’s just for the U.S. market, but Mazda has still yet to confirm (or deny) …

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2019 Mazda 3

The all-new Mazda 3 hatchback is definitely a looker. While everyone is waiting for it to be offered on local shores, Mazda Philippines gave a glimpse of the much-awaited five-door hatchback. During the launch of the fourth-generation model, Mazda Philippines President and CEO Steven Tan led the grand reveal of …

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Mazda CX-30

In February, Mazda teased everyone by announcing that it was revealing a new SUV–the second model in its new-generation lineup–at the 2019 Geneva Motor Show. With the annual event now in full swing, that SUV is the Mazda CX-30, which slots between the Mazda CX-3 subcompact crossover and the Mazda …

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There are two things we can bet you right now:  One: the CX-5 or the CX-9 can get the attention of most people; and two, the MX-5 RF could be the haymaker for you to appreciate Mazda‘s distinct design. The eye-catching cars of this Japanese brand can be attributed to …

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