Mazda's hidden message decoded: "The story of Mazda and rotary is not over"
Mazda has just teased the world (again) with talk of an incoming rotary engine, with online sleuths discovering the message after translating one of the brand's official videos celebrating the 50th ...Read more
Mazda Australia to introduce guaranteed future value program
Mazda Australia is planning to introduce its own guaranteed future value scheme for its vehicles in 2020 called Mazda Assured.The difference between a guaranteed future value program and a lease is ...Read more
Mazda CX-30 2020 aces crash safety testing
Mazda's upcoming CX-30 small SUV has scored a maximum five-star crash safety rating from Euro NCAP, headlined by a near-flawless 99 per cent adult occupant protection score.The result is Euro NCAP's ...Read more
Mazda 2 sedan 2020 detailed: Higher point-of-entry price expected for light sedan
Mazda has shown off its new look Mazda2 light sedan in overseas markets ahead of an expected Australian showroom arrival in early 2020.Mirroring the already shown hatchback shown earlier this year ...Read more
Two car brands top 2019 customer satisfaction survey
Two brands - Ford and Mazda - have topped JD Power's Australia Sales Satisfaction Index Study this year, with the Japanese carmaker nabbing the highest score for three years in a row.Both ...Read more
Mazda CX-5 2020 detailed! "More powerful sound" for Toyota RAV4 rival as international changes revealed
The Mazda CX-5 has just been updated for 2020 in international markets, giving Australian buyers their first glimpse at what to expect from one of the country's most popular vehicles.While Mazda in ...Read more
Mazda CX-30 2020 launch engines detailed
Mazda's new CX-30 small SUV will launch in early 2020 with two four-cylinder engine choices - a 2.0 or 2.5 litre - available in either front- or all-wheel-drive guise.Documentation seen by CarsGuide ...Read more
Toyota RAV4 vs Mazda CX-5: Does Australia have a new favourite SUV?
The Toyota RAV4 looks poised to steal the most-popular SUV sales crown from the Mazda CX-5 as interest in the former surges on the back of the fifth-generation model introduction in May this year. ...Read more
Australia's new car sales shocker continues in October
Australia's new-car market continues to struggle, with October's sales figures showing a 9.1 per cent fall in the number of vehicles that found homes. Australians purchased a total 82,456 ...Read more
Say goodbye to the rear-drive V8s, the 4x4 pick-up is now Australia's car of choice
At a point not too long ago, the reigning champions of the Australian automotive industry were the Holden Commodore and Ford Falcon - both large sedans with V8 engine options that could seat the ...Read more
ACCC takes aim at Mazda over alleged 'unconscionable conduct'
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) will take Mazda to court for alleged "unconscionable conduct" and "false and misleading representations in its dealings with ...Read more
Does the Mazda MX-30 make sense for Australia?
Bringing Mazda's first ever production-ready full-electric vehicle to Australia may make no sense, but the fact is it's almost certain to go on sale here anyway. Read more
Mazda unsure if the world would accept a new rotary sports car
Mazda desperately wants to build another rotary-engined sports car, and it seems extremely likely it has even designed and developed one, but senior company executives fear that such a vehicle might ...Read more
Mazda to electrify range, but BT-50 ute to miss out
Mazda's announcement at the Tokyo Motor Show that it will apply some version of its e-Skyactiv electric-drive technology to every model it makes by 2030 was a carefully worded one, because it left ...Read more
Mazda MX-30 2020 electric SUV goes official
Mazda has officially unveiled its first mass-produced electric vehicle (EV), a surprisingly rugged-looking small SUV called the MX-30, at the Tokyo Motor Show. Read more
Mazda MX-30 concept leaked: Japan's latest electric car exposed
Mazda's first production battery electric vehicle (BEV) has leaked ahead of its official unveiling this week, revealing it will be called the MX-30 concept.Images have surfaced on Japanese ...Read more
Volkswagen Atlas firms for Australia: Brand "has hand up" for next-gen Mazda CX-9 rival
Volkswagen's biggest SUV could still get an Australia debut, with the brand confirming it "has its hand up" for a right-hand drive version of the Atlas SUV. First unveiled in 2016, and ...Read more
September new-car sales numbers: Mitsubishi, Mazda and Kia shine in downward market
With one quarter to go before the end of 2019, Australia's new car market continues to haemorrhage sales as September's figures reveal a drop of 6.9 per cent to 88,181 units compared to the same ...Read more
Uber safety mandate comes into effect
Uber has announced that all new drivers from today will require a full five-star Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP) vehicle, while existing drivers will have two years to move to the new ...Read more
What happened to Mazda?
Mazda has long been sailing high at the number two spot on Australia's car sales charts, but a confluence of events this year has threatened the long-running fan favourite that could be in danger of ...Read more