Mazda http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/53620/more en Mazda Parts-Distribution Hub to Serve Export Markets http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/mazda-parts-distribution-hub-serve-export-markets <div class="node-body article-body">The center, operated by a joint venture between Mazda Sales Thailand and Yusen Logistics Thailand, stocks up to 53,000 Mazda parts worth more than TB360 million.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/mazda-parts-distribution-hub-serve-export-markets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/mazda-parts-distribution-hub-serve-export-markets#comments Premium Auto Makers Management & Strategy Suppliers Asia Pacific Asia Pacific - Regional Thailand Mazda Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Global Sources Globalization Logistics Wed, 20 May 2015 08:34:00 +0000 1283611 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Yusen Logistics, Mazda form parts partnership.</strong></p> 2015 Ward’s 10 Best Interiors Quick Hits http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-interiors/2015-ward-s-10-best-interiors-quick-hits <div class="field-deck"> 2015 Ward’s 10 Best Interiors </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A concise summation of all 42 interiors evaluated as part of the 2015 competition. Many of these comments are taken directly from score sheets submitted by WardsAuto editors. Prices listed are sticker.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-interiors/2015-ward-s-10-best-interiors-quick-hits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-interiors/2015-ward-s-10-best-interiors-quick-hits#comments Public Auto Makers Dealers Vehicles & Technology Ward's 10 Best Interiors North America Asia Pacific - Regional Europe - Regional North America - Regional U.S. Japan South Korea Germany Italy United Kingdom Acura Alfa Romeo BMW Chevrolet Chrysler Ford Infiniti Kia Land Rover Lexus Mazda Mercedes Mitsubishi Volkswagen Aluminum Cameras Carbon Fiber Cockpit Electric Vehicles Headliner Human Machine Interfaces (HMI) Instrument Panel Interior Plastic Product Development Seatbelts Seats Acura TLX Alfa Romeo 4C BMW i3 BMW i8 Cadillac Escalade Chrysler 300C Ford Mustang Honda CR-V Infiniti QX80 Jeep Renegade Kia Sorento Land Rover Discovery Sport Lexus RC 350 Mercedes CLS400 SRT Hellcat Subaru Outback Thu, 07 May 2015 10:10:00 +0000 1274731 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Spectacular wood trim extends to second-row armrest of Infiniti QX80.</strong></p> April Sales Keep Oz on Pace to Top 2013 Record http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/april-sales-keep-oz-pace-top-2013-record <div class="node-body article-body">Analysts had expected a slow April, but SUV sales climbed 17% year-over-year and light-commercial deliveries rose 3.4%, enough to offset a 10.3% drop in car sales.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/april-sales-keep-oz-pace-top-2013-record" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/april-sales-keep-oz-pace-top-2013-record#comments Premium Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Australia Holden Hyundai Mazda Toyota Volkswagen Sales Results Wed, 06 May 2015 17:26:00 +0000 1273841 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Hot-selling new CX-3 helps Mazda claim 10.1% market share.</strong></p> Mazda Does It Again, Only Better http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-interiors/mazda-does-it-again-only-better <div class="field-deck"> 2015 Ward's 10 Best Interiors </div> <div class="node-body article-body">It’s the little things that separate the bigger sedan from its Mazda3 sibling and give the Mazda6 a more finely tuned appearance. The list includes a more luxurious center console, trimmed in padded leather.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-interiors/mazda-does-it-again-only-better" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-interiors/mazda-does-it-again-only-better#comments Public Auto Makers Dealers Vehicles & Technology Ward's 10 Best Interiors North America U.S. Mazda Interior Wed, 06 May 2015 09:36:00 +0000 1273921 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>With its upscale equipment and just right touch of bling, Mazda6 looks like luxury car.</strong></p> 2015 Ward's 10 Best Interiors Winner: Mazda6 http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-interiors/2015-wards-10-best-interiors-winner-mazda6 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>The redesigned Mazda6 won a Ward&#39;s 10 Best Interiors trophy two years ago, and this midcycle refresh delivers a new display screen and multimedia interface, as well as more premium materials.</p></div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-interiors/2015-wards-10-best-interiors-winner-mazda6" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-interiors/2015-wards-10-best-interiors-winner-mazda6#comments Public Auto Makers Dealers Vehicles & Technology Ward's 10 Best Interiors North America North America - Regional U.S. Japan Mazda Human Machine Interfaces (HMI) Instrument Panel Interior Product Development Seats Wed, 06 May 2015 09:35:00 +0000 1238641 at http://wardsauto.com Mazda, Mitsubishi, Honda See Fiscal-2015 Sales Rise http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/mazda-mitsubishi-honda-see-fiscal-2015-sales-rise <div class="node-body article-body">Honda showed mixed results in fiscal 2014, with earnings tumbling 13.1% even though sales grew 6.8% to a new high.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/mazda-mitsubishi-honda-see-fiscal-2015-sales-rise" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/mazda-mitsubishi-honda-see-fiscal-2015-sales-rise#comments Premium Auto Makers Management & Strategy Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Japan Honda Mazda Mitsubishi Finance Sales Results Wed, 06 May 2015 08:42:00 +0000 1273801 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Triton pickup key to Mitsubishi&rsquo;s Asia growth strategy.</strong></p> Analyst Scorecard Shows Japanese Automakers Humming Along http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/analyst-scorecard-shows-japanese-automakers-humming-along <div class="node-body article-body">Favorable exchange rates, growing new-vehicle demand worldwide and some astute management moves play a role in the positive near-term outlook. Weaknesses? There are some, says CLSA’s Chris Richter. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/analyst-scorecard-shows-japanese-automakers-humming-along" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/analyst-scorecard-shows-japanese-automakers-humming-along#comments Public Auto Makers Management & Strategy Asia Pacific Japan Fuji Honda Mazda Mitsubishi Nissan Toyota Finance Fri, 01 May 2015 11:42:00 +0000 1267051 at http://wardsauto.com <p class="NormalNoSpace"><b>Mazda&rsquo;s Mexican assembly plant factor in its &ldquo;remarkable&rdquo; transformation.</b><o:p></o:p></p> 10 Best Interiors Keep on Trucking http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/10-best-interiors-keep-trucking <div class="field-deck"> 2015 Ward’s 10 Best Interiors </div> <div class="node-body article-body">For the first time, five vehicles classified as trucks make our list. For the next two weeks, WardsAuto will present articles and photo galleries featuring the winners, some of the losers and other trends we spotted during the competition.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/10-best-interiors-keep-trucking" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/10-best-interiors-keep-trucking#comments Public Auto Makers Dealers Vehicles & Technology Ward's 10 Best Interiors North America North America - Regional U.S. Japan South Korea Germany BMW Chrysler Ford GMC Honda Hyundai Jeep Mazda Mercedes Nissan Ford's Innovative F-150 Pickup Human Machine Interfaces (HMI) Interior Product Development Sales Results Seats BMW i3 build quality Chrysler 300 comfort fit-and-finish Ford F-150 King Ranch GMC Canyon Honda Fit Jeep Renegade Kia Sedona Mazda6 Mercedes C-Class Nissan Murano Mon, 27 Apr 2015 10:00:00 +0000 1267111 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Winners will be honored May 13 at WardsAuto Interiors Conference in Detroit.</strong></p> Hyundai Looking for 50% Sales Boost From New Tucson http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/hyundai-looking-50-sales-boost-new-tucson <div class="node-body article-body">Hyundai executive Mike O’Brien predicts the new-generation Tucson CUV will help the automaker raise its overall share of the U.S. market to 5% this year, up from 4.4% in 2014.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/hyundai-looking-50-sales-boost-new-tucson" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/management-strategy/hyundai-looking-50-sales-boost-new-tucson#comments Public Auto Makers Management & Strategy Sales & Marketing Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Hyundai Mazda Toyota Fuel-Cell Vehicles Product Development Sales Results Thu, 16 Apr 2015 17:31:00 +0000 1260251 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Hyundai hitches new-gen Tucson to CUV bandwagon.</strong></p> Inner Beauty for the Masses http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/inner-beauty-masses <div class="field-deck"> 2015 Ward’s 10 Best Interiors </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Editors selected the Ward’s 10 Best Interiors after spending February and March evaluating 42 new interiors and scoring them on design aesthetics, materials, ergonomics, safety, comfort, value, fit-and-finish and driver information. Trophies will be awarded May 13.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/inner-beauty-masses" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/inner-beauty-masses#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology Ward's 10 Best Interiors North America North America - Regional U.S. Japan South Korea Germany Italy BMW Chrysler Ford GMC Honda Jeep Kia Mazda Mercedes Nissan Aluminum Carbon Fiber Cockpit Electric Vehicles Human Machine Interfaces (HMI) Information & Entertainment Instrument Panel Interior Product Development Seats Vehicles in Operation BMW i3 C400 Chrysler 300C Ford F-150 King Ranch GMC Canyon Honda Fit Jeep Renegade Kia Sedona Mazda6 Mercedes C-Class Nissan Murano Thu, 16 Apr 2015 09:00:00 +0000 1260201 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Nissan Murano interior punctuated by smooth, flowing lines extending from IP to center console.</strong></p>