Posts from ‘Mazda’

May
24
1988 Mazda 626 Turbo AWS

1988 Mazda 626 Turbo AWS

Cheap Wheels

by Don Sikora

Note: The following story was excerpted from the December 2017 issue of Collectible Automobile magazine.

.In the late Eighties, Japanese automakers introduced four-wheel steering to the U.S. market. The first car Americans could buy with such a system was the 1988 Honda Prelude Si 4WS. Mindful of the old adage that nobody remembers who was second, let us suggest the 1988 Mazda 626 Turbo 4WS as cheap wheels.

May
18
2018 Mazda CX-9 Grand Touring

2018 Mazda CX-9 Grand Touring in Machine Gray Metallic (a $300 option)

2015 Audi Q52018 Mazda CX-9 Grand Touring

Class: Midsize Crossover

Miles driven: 673

Fuel used: 27.9 gallons

May
10
2018 Mazda CX-5 Grand Touring

2018 Mazda CX-5 Grand Touring in Soul Red Crystal Metallic (a $595 option)

Quick Spin2018 Mazda CX-5 Grand Touring AWD

Class: Compact Crossover

Miles driven: 268

Fuel used: 10.0 gallons

Mar
15
2017.5 Mazda 6

2017.5 Mazda 6 i Grand Touring

Chicago radio legends Steve and Johnnie take the 2017.5 Mazda 6 Grand Touring for a video test drive. What did they think of their test vehicle? Watch and find out.

Feb
16
Best City Cars

2018 Toyota Yaris iA

The following article, written by Consumer Guide Publisher Tom Appel, first appeared in the “2018 Chicago Auto Show Official Show Guide.” Thanks to the Chicago Automobile Trade Association, producers of the Chicago Auto Show, for allowing us to share the text again here. 

Thanks to easy access to ridesharing services such as Uber, Lyft, and Wingz, many urban dwellers have found that they can live free of the complications and costs of car ownership. On the occasion that short-hop transportation is needed, these car-free bon vivants turn to a smartphone app and order up a quick ride. Other times, public transportation suffices.

Jan
09
2017 Mazda 6 i Grand Touring

2017.5 Mazda 6 i Grand Touring in Soul Red Metallic (a $300 option)

Quick Spin2017.5 Mazda 6 i Grand Touring

Class: Midsize Car

Miles driven: 703

Fuel used: 22.6 gallons

Nov
29
2018 Mazda 6

2018 Mazda 6

2017 Los Angeles Auto ShowMazda took the wraps off a thoroughly revamped Mazda 6 at the 2017 Los Angeles Auto Show. The revisions to Mazda’s midsize sedan are emblematic of the brand’s recent focus on positioning itself as an upscale automaker with “class-above” refinement levels compared to other mainstream makes.

Oct
16
1986 Saab 9000

1986 Saab 9000

With American car buyers scrambling to dump their sedans in favor of crossovers, it would seem logical to assume that a desire for functionality is a driving force behind the movement.

Sep
29
2018 Mazda CX-3 in Snowflake White Pearl Mica (a $200 color option)

2018 Mazda CX-3 Grand Touring AWD in Snowflake White Pearl Mica (a $200 option)

2015 Audi Q52018 Mazda CX-3 Grand Touring AWD

Class: Subcompact Crossover

Miles driven: 517

Fuel used: 18.7 gallons

Jul
12
2017 Miata RF

2017 Mazda MX-5 Miata Grand Touring RF in Soul Red Metallic,  a $300 option

2015 Audi Q52017 Mazda MX-5 Miata Grand Touring RF

Class: Sporty/Performance Car

Miles driven: 1069

Fuel used: 31.7 gallons

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