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The Mazda MX-5 Miata’s orange birthday treat sells out online in mere hours

The Mazda MX-5 Miata made its global debut during the 1989 Chicago Auto Show. 30 years and over a million roadsters later, the Japanese firm

2019 Mazda MX-5 RF review

Many believe the biggest downside to owning a sports car is its impracticality, and while that is indeed a factor, it doesn’t compare with the

2019 Mazda 3 first drive review

Since 2003, Mazda has sold more than six million examples of the Mazda3. As one of the core models in the company’s lineup, comprising roughly

2019 Kia Cerato hatch range review

The Kia Cerato small hatchback and sedan family has been the driving force behind the company’s charge up the sales charts over the past few

WHO’S MAKING UTES FOR WHOM?

A quick guide to the agreements that’ll see the pickup market consolidate during the 2020s. Car companies have been sharing development costs for years, so

2019 Mazda CX-5 review

few years ago I sat in a presentation where Mazda engineers showed how the throttle response of a CX-5 crossover compared to that of a Porsche, a Lexus and an Audi. Why,

Mazda’s CX-3, CX-5 and CX-9 are unlikely Arctic explorers – but we went anyway

As we ascend above the cloud layer onboard the Canadian North flight – the tagline of which is “seriously northern” – bound for home from

2018 Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace v Mazda CX-8 comparison — 140TDI v Asaki: A seven-seater face-off

Mazda Australia clearly believes there’s big business in catering for large families. Having successfully lobbied in 2007 to grab a right-hand-drive version of the US-focused CX-9 seven-seater

2019 Mazda CX-5 First Drive Review

If there’s one thing you can say about Mazda, it’s that this company isn’t afraid to take a big risk. Back in 1989, the conventional

Toyota still on track for third sports car

But will it be a reborn MR2 or Celica, or perhaps the tiny SF-R to rival the Mazda MX-5? The man responsible for reigniting Toyota’s

2019 Holden Acadia LTZ AWD v Hyundai Santa Fe Highlander Comparison

The Hyundai SUV favourite faces up to a new rival from Holden; but is the Acadia predator… or prey? Known and unknown quantities Fresh from

2019 FIAT 124 Spider Review

With the 124 Spider, Fiat grabs bits of its sports-car heritage from the 1960s and applies them lightly to a Mazda MX-5 Miata chassis. Drop

Four things you should know about the 2019 Mazda3

Mazda wasn’t big on detail at the launch of the new 3, but there’s still plenty you need to know The all-new Mazda3 arrives Down

The 5 stand-out cars of the LA Auto Show 2018

The LA Auto Show 2018 wasn’t lacking in alluring supercars, concepts, and EVs, but some of the cars stood head and shoulders above the rest.

The 2020 Mazda3 takes a huge risk

The 2020 Mazda3 is a gamble, and while it may look seductive with its newest iteration of Mazda’s Kodo design language, the big risk is

2019 Mazda3 hatchback and sedan raise style and tech stakes

The new 2019 Mazda3 is here, and Mazda’s curvaceous compact car now promises more upscale design, refined driving, and comfort inside. Revealed this week at

2019 Mazda6 Signature Turbo review

When the current, third-generation Mazda6 first arrived in 2012, it immediately captivated us with its all-around high-class styling, superb driving dynamics, extensive standard options list, and modest

2018 Medium SUV Mega Test Review : Honda CR-V, Hyundai Tucson, Kia Sportage, Mazda CX-5, Subaru Forester

Mid-2018 marked another milestone moment in Australian new-car sales. The mid-sized SUV displaced the small car as Australia’s favourite vehicle type in June. It happened

What’s New in the Mazda CX-5 for the 2019 Model Year

If you thought of all the vehicles out there that needed an update, the Mazda CX-5 wouldn’t be among those that come to mind. Anyone

2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata Review

Close your eyes and picture a sports car that won’t bankrupt your 401k. For most of us who aren’t members of royal families that car

2018 Honda CR-V Vi Review – Road Test

Popular mid-size SUV goes back to 1997 with the launch of its Vi entry-level model The entry price of the popular Honda CR-V mid-size SUV

Acadia makes its Aussie debut

Holden’s big and brash American SUV arrives in Oz high on safety and low on price The long-awaited Holden Acadia – which cost General Motors

Medium SUV 2018 Comparison

Does the recently updated Hyundai Tucson have what it takes to reassert itself in the medium SUV segment? Flagships ahoy The Hyundai Tucson is one

2018 Hyundai Tucson Go Review – Road Test

Bargain-priced it may be, but the Tucson Go misses out on some features to make it a bona-fide hit Hyundai has recently facelifted and upgraded

2018 Volkswagen Tiguan 132TSI v Mazda CX-5 Touring AWD comparison

The medium-SUV segment is now, along with dual-cabs, the ‘real Australia’ battleground for buyers down under. A well-worn cliché, sure (‘real Australia’ I mean), but

2018 Mazda 6 GT v Toyota Camry SL V6 comparison

Could this be the family car battle of head versus heart? The Toyota Camry SL V6 and Mazda 6 GT turboboth stick to a well-worn

2018 Audi A4 S-Line TFSI v 2018 Mazda Mazda6 Atenza Comparison

Making the move from mainstream to prestige Euro? Aspirational buyers beware; this one pulls on the hip pocket as well as the heart strings. Aspiring

2018 7-Seat SUV Mega Test

Hyundai Santa Fe v Kia Sorento v Mazda CX-8 v Peugeot 5008 v Skoda Kodiaq v Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace: Six circa-$60,000 premium seven-seat SUVs compared

2018 Toyota Corolla v Hyundai i30 v Mazda 3 comparison

It’s fair to presume a couple of things when you consider that non-premium small cars are amongst the biggest-selling – make that the biggest-selling – passenger cars

Garmin Dash Cam 45 review: Compact, clever and Wi-Fi-enabled, but average video at best

This is a nicely designed dash cam with a clever magnetic mount and a very nice feature set. Garmin also knows dash cams—every setting and