End of an era: Australia's final affordable family wagon is set to join the Holden Commodore and Ford Falcon as a relic of the past
This is nothing less than an end of an era. Australian consumers are set to lose the traditional, affordable family station wagon this year with the anticipated demise of the Mazda6 range. Read more
"End of an era": Mazda BT-50 ute axed in New Zealand as low sales spell end for Toyota HiLux and Ford Ranger rival - but its Australian future looks brighter
Mazda New Zealand has announced it will remove its ute, the BT-50, from sale citing a changing market. Read more
"In the near future": Mazda's performance car revival could be coming soon with mega RX to give brand a rotary-powered boost to take on Toyota's GR Supra
Mazda's long-awaited performance revival could arrive "in the near future", with the brand's US dealer chief hopeful a rotary-powered RX model based on stunning SP Concept is just around ...Read more
2024 pricing for Mazda's entire range adjusted, including Mazda CX-5, CX-30, BT-50, Mazda3, and MX-5
Mazda Australia has confirmed a small pricing change to its line-up, almost a standard rise across all models, which took place as of January 1. Read more
Can Mazda take on Toyota GR and Hyundai N? Local bosses say "sports car thinking is at the heart of Mazda" as the next-generation MX-5 nears
It’s been a while since Australian enthusiasts had anything new to get excited about from the Mazda brand, but a couple of glimpses into the near future of Mazda shows the sports car isn’ ...Read more
2025 Mazda CX-5: What we know so far about the brand's new Toyota RAV4 and Mitsubishi Outlander family SUV rival
The good news for Mazda Australia, and the many satisfied CX-5 customers, is that a replacement for the popular CX-5 is confirmed. The bad news is Mazda HQ may change the name and there aren’t too ...Read more
Is this the 2024 Toyota Corolla Cross for Australia? Thai-market version of the Kia Seltos, Mazda CX-30, GWM Haval Jolion SUV rival revealed with fresh take on familiar design
The Toyota Corolla Cross is getting an update, but don't get excited because this isn't it - here's why. Read more
2025 Mazda CX-80 leaked! Incoming family SUV revealed by Japanese design patent images, so how does it compare to the new CX-60?
After the reveal of the Mazda CX-70 showed the model to essentially be a five-seat version of the CX-90 large SUV, patent images of the yet-to-launch CX-80 have been uncovered by a Japanese blog. Read more
"Unless you have renewable energy, EVs don't make sense": Is Mazda Australia falling behind the electric car curve as hybrid and EV sales pick up?
When it comes to asking where brands are on the shift to electrification, Mazda in Australia is in a similar boat to Toyota - albeit without the impressive numbers of hybrid vehicle sales to lean on ...Read more
Mazda v BMW: All-new 2024 Mazda CX-70 joins expanding premium range - but is it good enough to compete with the BMW X5, Mercedes GLE and Audi Q7?
It's both a bold strategy and a logical next step for a brand with a loyal following and aspirational goals, but is Mazda's premium push working? Read more
Too many SUVs? New 2024 Mazda CX-70, incoming CX-80 and existing CX-60 and CX-90 won't oversaturate the line-up with SUVs, says Australian boss
After the global reveal of the new Mazda CX-70 and its confirmation for the Australian market, Mazda Australia boasts three mid-size SUVs in its line-up, part of a seven-strong range of SUVs overall. Read more
2024 Mazda CX-70 mid-size SUV revealed as wider, more powerful alternative to CX-60, can it take on Volvo XC60, BMW X3 and Mercedes GLC?
The third model in Mazda’s plainly named Large Product Group, its series of SUVs aiming to push the brand further upmarket, has been officially revealed as the CX-70 makes its global debut. ...Read more
Family matters: How big Toyota Motor Corporation, Hyundai Motor Group, Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance, Volkswagen Group, SAIC and other automotive conglomerates are in Australia revealed | Analysis
Yes, this is yet another story about the 2023 new-car sales data - but this one is different, I promise. Read more
Best sports cars arriving in 2024
The herd of sports cars available to those on a budget continues to thin, as does the number of options for fast cars with petrol engines, but a couple of cars set to debut in 2024 keep things ...Read more
Best SUVs arriving in 2024
As the most popular body style in Australia, it's little wonder there is an avalanche of fresh SUVs coming to local shores in 2024. Read more
The best new cars coming in 2024
With most of the production delays from the semi-conductor shortage and COVID-related shutdowns now largely in the rearview mirror, 2024 is set to be a bumper year for new-vehicle activity. Read more
Best hybrid cars arriving in 2024
Our ultimate list of hybrids worth waiting for in 2024. Read more
Is this goodbye? Mazda6 faces axe as Japan ceases sales and ends production of the Toyota Camry rival
The Mazda6 was once the most popular Mazda in Australia, but SUVs have taken away buyers to the point that Mazda look likely to axe the model Read more
OMG is MPS back? Mazda announces Spirit Racing Team division with MX-5 and Mazda3 hi-po concepts, but will this be a new Toyota Gazoo Racing and Ralliart rival?
Mazda has a sporty sub-brand again with the Japanese carmaker showing off track-ready concept versions of its Mazda3 and MX-5 at the Tokyo Auto Salon, while announcing the creation of its factory- ...Read more
Mazda confirms rotary engine development team, one step closer to building an RX-7 successor for the electric car age
After years of waiting, rotary engine fans might finally have something to look forward to again as Mazda's CEO confirms a team is being put together to develop the company's next-gen rotary engine. Read more