Mazda’s KODO design philosophy

  • Jo Stenuit, Design Director for Mazda Europe explains the brand’s Kodo design philosophy.
  • The Mazda3 was named World Car Design of the Year in the 2020 World Car Awards.
  • Mazda design teams across the world refine Kodo to sculpt and evolve future product.

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.