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Mazda, Sports Utility Vehicles / Crossovers, Uncategorized »

30 Dec 2020 | No Comment | 557 views

By Don Hammonds

Want to see a car company that’s “doing it right”?

Take a look at Mazda.

Mazda has always been a company that knows precisely what they are.  No gimmicks.  No chasing after what every other car maker is building.

Just a company with remarkable clarity about its identity and how they want to express us.

And what is amazing –at least to me–is that they do it quietly and a sense of assurance. They don’t need splashy this and showy that.  They …

Aston Martin, Mazda, Sports Utility Vehicles / Crossovers »

10 May 2017 | No Comment | 1,273 views

By Don Hammonds

We have said it before and we will say it again—know who you are.

Mazda still knows who it is, and the result is automobiles that have special flair, styling all their own, and stunning performance for the driving masses.

This year, they have taken it to the next level: Combining sporty performance, arresting styling and amazing, top drawer interior design —-all in one product: the 2017 Mazda CX-9.

The CX-9 breaks all the rules for crossovers, and does it with …

Compact Cars, Mazda, Uncategorized »

26 Mar 2014 | One Comment | 5,493 views
2014 Mazda3

By John Heilig
Model: 2014 Mazda3 4-door Grand Touring
Engine: 2.0-liter I4
Horsepower/Torque: 155 hp @ 6,000 rpm/150 lb.-ft. @ 4,000 rpm
Transmission: 6-speed manual
Wheelbase: 106.3 in.
Length x Width x Height: 175.6 x 70.7 x 57.3 in.
Tires: P205/60R16
Cargo: 12.4 cu. ft.
Economy: 29 mpg city/41 mpg highway/32.7 mpg test
Fuel capacity: 13.2 gal.
Curb Weight: 2,797 lbs.
Sticker: $24,035 (includes $795 delivery charge, $495 in options (cargo mat, metallic paint, door sill scuff plates))
The Bottom Line: The totally redesigned Mazda3 is a very nice compact car with very …