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Recalls: Takata announces and expands one of history’s largest recalls for faulty airbags

We are in the age of recalls where automobile manufacturers realized it was a bad idea to cut corners and budgets in certain places, and it’s costing them greatly. For instance, we just had the largest single recall ever in automotive history with General Motors and their faulty ignition switches. Now, it seems the Takata […]

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Report: Mazda Miata-based Fiat 124 Spider successor to surface later this year

Rumors of a Mazda-Fiat convertible collaboration have been floating around for quite some time. Now, Edmunds reports that it’ll actually happen: there will be a new Fiat 124 Spider based off of the new 2016 Mazda Miata. Due for a revealing at either Frankfurt or Los Angeles later this year, the new 124 is destined to […]

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Mazda’s 2016 Miata MX-5 is 25% more economical than outgoing model with its manual transmission

It seems with the advent of improved automatic transmission technology, the manual transmission is being phased out into obsolescence. Back in the early days of automatic transmissions, early designs and primitive technology made manual transmissions the choice for more frugal and efficient motoring because there was less of a drivetrain power loss factor with manual […]

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Report: Mazda’s lineup is pretty much completely new, except for the CX-9

If you haven’t noticed, Mazda’s lineup is pretty much brand-new, from the Mazda2, to the 3, 6, and even the Miata. However, there are still two lone models that remain to be sold brand new, despite being from Mazda’s last generation of cars. One would be the Mazda5 MPV, the other, the CX-9 crossover. In other words, yes, they […]

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Mazda officially commences production of the US-spec Miata MX-5 with pricing

The wait is over ladies and gentlemen, at least, the wait for Mazda to begin production of the US-spec Miata because Mazda just commenced production in Japan for the new 2016 model. How much will it cost you? About $24,915 for the price of entry and with that, you get a Miata with a 2.0L […]

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2015 New York: The new Mazda Miata Club and Launch editions show off on the Javits Floor

The new Mazda Miata MX-5, or the ND generation, has been taking the world by storm. Because the answer is always, always Miata. But to make sure that we’re not left out of the Miata ring, Mazda revealed two new special editions of the Miata: the all-new Miata Club and the Launch Edition. While the […]

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The 2015 Mazda Miata MX-5 Club and Launch Edition revealed for the Big Apple

Mazda fans are going to be ecstatic to hear some exciting ND news! The all-new Mazda Miata MX-5 gains a Club and temporary Launch Edition added to its lineup, and they’re coming to New York. Stay tuned for full info from the floor. – By: Chris Chin

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Report: The US-spec 2016 Mazda MX-5 only weighs in at 2,332lbs

One of the signature characteristics of the Mazda Miata MX-5 is its lightweight construction. Click here for more news on the Mazda Miata. How light are we talking about? Well, for starters, Mazda apparently confirmed to CARandDRIVER that the new Miata only weighs 2,332lbs, which is not much more than the original Miata that came out […]

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Photo Rendering: WCF’s team gives us what they think will be the next MazdaSpeed3

Rumors have been getting the hot-hatch lovers, especially the Mazda ones, all excited. And that’s because those rumors suggest that Mazda’s indeed working on reviving their beloved MazdaSpeed lineup with the Mazda3. In Europe, it’s called the MPS line and was just as successful there as it was here. Following Ford’s contract expiration with Mazda […]

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Report: Fiat’s version of the Mazda Miata MX-5 could be called 124 Spider

So even more rumors of a new collaboration between Mazda and Fiat have been floating around for some time now. The rumors suggested Fiat was going to pay Mazda for use of its new Miata MX-5 platform to underpin Fiat’s new intended subcompact spider, which will apparently be called the 124 Spider. This sort of […]

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