LAGUNA BEACH, CA – The ongoing U.S. recession has created a fundamental shift in car buyers’ habits that likely will benefit Mazda North American Operations’ new ’10 Mazda3 C-car, the vehicle’s line manager says. “As we come out of this recession, a lot of people are probably going to reassess what they have going on in their lives and maybe simplify,” David Matthew tells Ward’s at a Mazda3 media preview here. “And maybe some folks, who might have wanted to move (up) from the C-segment to ...

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