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Mazda Signs Memorandum of Understanding with Sollers to Establish Joint-Venture Production Facility in Russia

  • Mazda Motor Corporation has signed a
  • Memorandum of Understanding with OJSC Sollers with the intent of establi shing a joint -
  • venture production facility in Russia. The proposed production facility is to be established in
  • Vladivostok, in Russia’s Far Eastern Federal District, and will supply several Mazda models
  • to the Russian market. Sollers is one o...

Mazda ‘i-ELOOP’ World’s First Capacitor-Based Regenerative Braking System for Passenger Vehicles

  • Mazda Motor Corporation has developed the world’s
  • first passenger vehicle regenerative braking system that uses a capacitor. The
  • groundbreaking system, which Mazda calls ‘i-ELOOP’, will begin to appear in Mazda’s
  • vehicles in 2012. In real-world driving conditions with frequent acceleration and braking, ‘i-
  • ELOOP’ improves fuel economy by approximately...

Mazda’s New SKYACTIV Technology wins 2012 RJC “Technology of the Year” in Japan

  • Mazda Motor Corporation today announced that its newly -
  • developed SKYACTIV -G 1.3 engine has been named the 2012 “Technology of the Year” by
  • the Au tomotive Researchers’ and Journalists Conference of Japan (RJC).
  • The SKYACTIV -G 1.3 engine is available in the Mazda Demio for the Japanese market.
  • RJC chairman, Hiroshi Fukunaga, announced the award after the fi...

Executive Change at Mazda BELUX

  • Mazda Motor Europe announced today that Alain Groult,
  • Managing Director of Mazda Motors BELUX, will leave the company to pursue other
  • interests, effective 1 November 2011. Mr. Groult has worked for Mazda since August 2005,
  • and held the position Managing Director since March 2009.
  • “We would like to express our appreciation to Alain for his contribution...