Mazda Shinari

  The Mazda Shinari is a pure design concept model of a four-door, four-seater sports coupe which perfectly expresses the ‘KODO – Soul of Motion’ design theme in a graceful and carefree form. The Japanese word Shinari describes the powerful yet supple appearance of great resilient force when objects of high tensile strength, such as steel or bamboo, are twisted … Continua a leggere

Mazda CX9

  The Mazda CX-9 is a full-size crossover SUV manufactured by Mazda at their Ujina 1 plant in Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan. The CX-9 is built on the Ford CD3 Platform shared with the Ford Edge, and it uses the same 3.7L V6 engine used in the Ford lineup. Although outwardly similar, the CX-9 and Mazda CX-7 do not share platforms. … Continua a leggere

Mazda Kabura

  The Mazda Kabura is a concept car shown by the Japanese manufacturer Mazda in 2006. The Kabura, introduced at the 2006 North American International Auto Show, is a sport compact which shows styling themes and technologies which could appear in future production models. It was designed in Irvine, California by Mazda of North America design chief Franz von Holzhausen, … Continua a leggere

Mazda Sassou

  Mazda’s Sassou concept is a futuristic look at what their next B-class (like their current Mazda2) will be like. The Mazda Sassou’s exterior continues to evolve the design language of Mazda’s current line up. Also, the Sassou is fitted with special reactive lighting that gives the impression that the car is ‘alive.’ For instance, the front and rear of … Continua a leggere

New Mazda 2 MY 2011

Mazda is the Japanese affiliate of Ford Motor Company, and the 2011 Mazda 2 will share a European-designed front-wheel-drive architecture with Ford’s 2011 Fiesta subcompact. The original Mazda 2 was a Japanese design that appeared some years ago as a rather uninspired tall-body 4-door hatchback. The car coming Stateside is the much sleeker second-generation that launched in Japan, Europe, and … Continua a leggere

Mazda RX8 – facelift 2009

The new revision of the Mazda RX-8 debuted at the 2008 Detroit Motor Show, with production model year starting in 2009. Meaningful changes have been described by Autoblog as being: Some additional chassis bracing increases rigidity, along with a trapezoidal strut tower brace and new suspension geometry that keep things planted out back. Additionally some minor cosmetic changes have been … Continua a leggere

Mazda RX8

The Mazda RX-8 is a sports car manufactured by Mazda Motor Corporation. It first appeared in 2001 at the North American International Auto Show. It is the successor to the RX-7 and, like its predecessors in the RX range, it is powered by a rotary engine. The RX-8 began North American sales in the 2004 model year. Mazda introduced rotary … Continua a leggere

Mazda MX-5 Superlight concept

Mazda will display a concept version of the MX-5 Superlight at the IAA Frankfurt Motor Show that combines eco-consciousness with enhanced performance. Mazda isn’t pretending we’ll get to see the MX-5 Superlight on the road any time soon – they say this is “a pure show car” and you probably noticed in it doesn’t have a windshield – but some … Continua a leggere