On this episode of Hot or Not we take the Fiat 124 Spider Abarth to our test track to see if it will be faster than its factory sibling, the Mazda MX-5 Miata. For those who don't know, Fiat and Mazda share the factory where these cars are built. The chassis
Mazda’s CX-3 is bigger than both the Mazda2 and the Mazda3 5-door hatchbacks, but is smaller than the Mazda CX-5 crossover. An ideally sized crossover, the Mazda CX-3 GT we tested, even as the smallest iteration of Mazda’s SKYACTIV-generation lineup, may well be one of its mightiest.
The Mazda CX-3
The venerable Mazda MX-5 Miata made its world debut at the Chicago Motor Show back in February, 1987, with U.S. sales beginning in May of that year, and the popular diminutive two-seat, rear-wheel drive roadster has been going strong ever since. The 2017 Mazda MX-5 Miata RF is the
It's April which can only mean one thing: The 2017 Denver Auto Show. This year Charlotte and I attended the show to find the top cars around $30,000 for millennials under 30, and boy did we take a differing approach.
From fun in the sun to pint sized pocket rockets, the Denver
Mazda’s CX-9 made its world debut back in 2006, and regardless of what category one chooses to place it in, it was recognized as one of the best SUV / Crossover / Minivan / Station Wagons in its class. Mazda incidentally, categorizes the CX-9 as a 7-passenger, 3-row crossover SUV.
Very few new cars are available with truly surprising options. From leather upholstery to premium sound, packages and features are generally common place across most models. Not so for the 2017 Toyota Yaris iA.
Between now and the end of May, buyers of a new 2017 Toyota Yaris iA may be sent a
For 2017 Mazda has a new vehicle in the fast growing highly competitive compact crossover segment: the 2017 Mazda CX-3. With competition ranging from the Jeep Renegade to the Honda HR-V, Mazda needs to find a niche that satisfies existing customers and draws new ones to the brand.
But niches are
How does the new 2017 Mazda CX-5 differ from the outgoing model? What components stay the same? The answer is fairly straight-forward. The 2.5L four-cylinder engine and the 6-speed automatic transmission stay mostly the same. Yes, Mazda tweaked the pistons and a few other components to make the high-compression SkyActiv