Mazda3 named as 2020 World Car Design of the Year

  • Mazda3’s World Car Design of the Year recognition maintains Mazda success in this award.  
  • Annual World Car Awards decided by a panel of 86 automotive journalists from 25 countries.
  • Acclaimed title is another triumph for Mazda’s Kodo – Soul of Motion design philosophy.

100 years of Mazda | The Mazda RX-7

  • Launched in 1978, the definitive rotary sports car become a cult classic across three generations.  
  • Won on the race track and rally stage across the globe, including the 1980 and 1981 BTCC titles.
  • Redefined rotary-powered driving fun and unique Mazda coupe style for 24 years.

Mazda marks centenary with special edition models

  • To celebrate its 100th Anniversary, Mazda has revealed a range of special edition models.  
  • Each 100th Anniversary model will feature white paint and a burgundy interior, plus unique badges.
  • Contrasting ‘two-tone’ exterior/interior look inspired by the exterior of Mazda’s first car: the R360. 

Cork and cars: the little-known story of Mazda and cork

  • Mazda began as the Toyo Cork Kogyo company in 1920, before diversifying into engineering in 1927.
  • The forthcoming Mazda MX-30 features sustainable cork harvested without felling the trees.
  • On sale in the UK from early 2021, the Mazda MX-30 First Edition is available to pre-order now.

Mazda backs carbon-neutral biofuel research

  • Mazda collaborates to promote the wide-spread adoption of biofuels from microalgae growth.
  • Biofuels crucial to achieving the carbon-neutrality of cars powered by the internal combustion engine.
  • Skyactiv-X Spark Controlled Compression Ignition (SPCCI) engine in the Mazda CX-30 and Mazda3.

2020 Mazda CX-5 continues winning formula

  • With 14 models in the line-up, the 2020 Mazda CX-5 range is priced from £27,030 to £39,085.
  • SE-L, Sport and GT Sport trim levels with automatic and manual gearbox choice across the range.
  • 165ps Skyactiv-G petrol models with manual gearbox now feature cylinder deactivation.

Not for Publication: COVID-19 precautions for test vehicle deliveries

With the threat of COVID-19 continuing to rise in the UK, Mazda UK recognises its duty to ensure press car media recipients and delivery personal are protected, while at the same time ensuring the continuation of press fleet operations to ensure our media friends are still able to continue to carry out their jobs and test Mazda press vehicles.