Mazda http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/53620/more en Mazda Thailand Aims at Upper End of Eco Market With New Mazda2 http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/mazda-thailand-aims-upper-end-eco-market-new-mazda2 <div class="node-body article-body">The automaker is confident the new Eco model will continue momentum begun by the CX-5 and Mazda3 and push sales to 50,000 units this year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/mazda-thailand-aims-upper-end-eco-market-new-mazda2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/mazda-thailand-aims-upper-end-eco-market-new-mazda2#comments Premium Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Vehicles & Technology Diesel Resource Center Thailand Mazda Sales & Marketing Diesel Wed, 21 Jan 2015 10:11:00 +0000 1204951 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Mazda2 rolled out at the Centara Grand Convention Center in Bangkok.</strong></p> New Mazda Thai Plant Global Skyactiv Gearbox Source http://wardsauto.com/plants-production/new-mazda-thai-plant-global-skyactiv-gearbox-source <div class="node-body article-body">Establishing a global production footprint is a key element of Mazda’s structural reform plan announced in February 2012, and the launch of Mazda Powertrain Mfg. operations marks another important milestone. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/plants-production/new-mazda-thai-plant-global-skyactiv-gearbox-source" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/plants-production/new-mazda-thai-plant-global-skyactiv-gearbox-source#comments Premium Auto Makers Plants & Production Asia Pacific Vehicles & Technology Japan Thailand Mazda Automatic Capacity Utilization Engine Transmission Wed, 14 Jan 2015 10:31:00 +0000 1199011 at http://wardsauto.com Oz LV Sales Top 1 Million for Third Time in 2014 http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/oz-lv-sales-top-1-million-third-time-2014 <div class="node-body article-body">Toyota finished the year with an 18.3% market share, ahead of GM Holden, Mazda, Hyundai and Ford. The Japanese automaker led the market for a 12th straight year and 18th time overall.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/oz-lv-sales-top-1-million-third-time-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/oz-lv-sales-top-1-million-third-time-2014#comments Premium Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Australia Ford Holden Hyundai Mazda Mitsubishi Subaru Toyota Sales Results Wed, 07 Jan 2015 10:39:00 +0000 1194641 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Market leader Toyota range includes boxy Rukus compact.</strong></p> New Thai Plant Mazda’s Second Global Production Base http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/new-thai-plant-mazda-s-second-global-production-base <div class="node-body article-body">“The parent company plans to use the Thai factory as the global blueprint, with 60% of production serving the domestic market and the rest for export,” Mazda Thailand President Hidesuke Takesue says.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/new-thai-plant-mazda-s-second-global-production-base" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/new-thai-plant-mazda-s-second-global-production-base#comments Premium Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Asia Pacific Thailand Ford Mazda Engine Finance Globalization Production Transmission Vehicle Assembly Tue, 30 Dec 2014 12:00:00 +0000 1191021 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Automaker targets annual output of 158,000 Mazda2 eco-cars.</strong></p> Small-Car Policy Driving Industry Growth in Malaysia http://wardsauto.com/politics/small-car-policy-driving-industry-growth-malaysia <div class="node-body article-body">The National Automotive Policy aims to promote the creation of a competitive automotive industry in terms of employment, technology development and supply-chain improvement.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/politics/small-car-policy-driving-industry-growth-malaysia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/politics/small-car-policy-driving-industry-growth-malaysia#comments Public Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Politics Suppliers Asia Pacific Vehicles & Technology Malaysia Honda Mazda Perodua Volvo Car Capacity Utilization Charging Emissions Finance Fuel Economy Globalization Trade Vehicle Assembly Wed, 17 Dec 2014 11:51:00 +0000 1182291 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Perodua claims 50.8 mpg for locally built Axia Advance EEV.</strong></p> November Result Pushes Oz Sales Past 1 Million Mark http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/november-result-pushes-oz-sales-past-1-million-mark <div class="node-body article-body">The Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries says it expects the full-year result to top 1.1 million units, possibly breaking the record 1,136,227 deliveries set in 2013.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/november-result-pushes-oz-sales-past-1-million-mark" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/november-result-pushes-oz-sales-past-1-million-mark#comments Premium Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Australia Holden Hyundai Jeep Mazda Mitsubishi Toyota Sales Results Wed, 03 Dec 2014 18:00:00 +0000 1171091 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Mazda3 tops 2013 sales leader Toyota Corolla in November.</strong></p> 2015 Models: Mazda http://wardsauto.com/2015/2015-models-mazda <div class="node-body gallery-body">Highlights of 2015 Mazda Models</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/2015/2015-models-mazda" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/2015/2015-models-mazda#comments Public News & Analysis 2015 U.S. Mazda Vehicles & Technology 2015 Tue, 25 Nov 2014 18:10:00 +0000 1149281 at http://wardsauto.com Mazda: CX-3 Business Incremental; Diesel Still Goal http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/mazda-cx-3-business-incremental-diesel-still-goal <div class="field-deck"> 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Mazda is targeting a young, active buyer for the CX-3, and one living in an urban area that needs a vehicle smaller in size than the CX-5, but wants utility not available in the Mazda3. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/mazda-cx-3-business-incremental-diesel-still-goal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/mazda-cx-3-business-incremental-diesel-still-goal#comments Public Auto Makers Sales & Marketing 2014 Vehicles & Technology Diesel Resource Center North America U.S. Mazda Sales & Marketing 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show Diesel Future Products CUV CX-3 CX-5 Diesel Honda HR-V Jim O'Sullivan Mazda Mazda6 Nissan Juke Thu, 20 Nov 2014 11:00:00 +0000 1163321 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Mazda still wants diesel for midsize Mazda6.</strong></p> Mazda Refreshes ’16 CX-5 CUV http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/mazda-refreshes-16-cx-5-cuv <div class="field-deck"> 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Mazda CX-5 LED taillamps and headlamps receive updates to new designs, while nine new colors have been added to the palette.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/mazda-refreshes-16-cx-5-cuv" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/mazda-refreshes-16-cx-5-cuv#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Mazda 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show Automatic Exterior Future Products Gasoline Interior Manual Wed, 19 Nov 2014 19:00:00 +0000 1162041 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>&rsquo;16 Mazda CX-5 available with 2.0L or 2.5L Skyactiv 4-cyl. engine.</strong></p> Mazda6 Refresh Conveys Brand Evolution, Automaker Says http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/mazda6-refresh-conveys-brand-evolution-automaker-says <div class="field-deck"> 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Mazda says NVH performance has been stepped up, with cabin noise reduced by 10% on rough roads and 25% on highways.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/mazda6-refresh-conveys-brand-evolution-automaker-says" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/mazda6-refresh-conveys-brand-evolution-automaker-says#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Mazda 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show Automatic Collision Avoidance Exterior Interior Manual Wed, 19 Nov 2014 19:00:00 +0000 1162481 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>&rsquo;16 Mazda6 receives new front grille with horizontal flow.</strong></p>