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Mazda Motors UK celebrates its 20th Anniversary

  • Mazda Motors UK was founded on the 1st August 2001 to bring key UK market closer to global HQ.
  • In 2002 the first of a new generation of Mazda cars – the original Mazda6 was launched in the UK.  
  • Today, Mazda UK accounts for 16 per cent of European sales volume for Mazda Europe.

Mazda scores highly in 2021 Driver Power consumer survey

  • The highest ranked Japanese brand, Mazda was 4th overall out of 29 brands in 2021 Driver Power.
  • Ranked third overall out of 75 cars scored – the Mazda CX-5 was named Best Mid-Size SUV. 
  • The Mazda CX-5 also received a Gold award for exterior design and a Bronze award for reliability.

Updated 2022 Mazda2 on sale from 1st October

  •  Featuring new models and improved efficiency, the 2022 Mazda2 goes on sale from the 1st October.
  • 2022 Mazda2 sees Co2 reductions of up to 14g/km with economy improvement of up to 13 per cent.
  • Mazda’s new Platinum Quartz colour is introduced and new GT Sport Tech model joins the line-up,

The Mazda Design Dynasty

  • Father and son Matasaburo and Ikuo Maeda have penned some of Mazda's most influential designs including the RX-7 and RX-8.
  • German Bauhaus movement and Italian design have inspired Mazda design.
  • Kodo Design and Ikuo Maeda have been recognised with an impressive roster of prestigious global design awards.

Mazda Motor Europe announces Martijn ten Brink as its new President & CEO

Mazda Motor Europe (MME) has announced that effective 24th June 2021, Martijn ten Brink, currently Vice President of Sales & Customer Service at MME, will become President & CEO of MME succeeding Yasuhiro Aoyama who has led the European business since 2019. Yasuhiro Aoyama will return to the company headquarters in Hiroshima, Japan and take the position...

Mazda6 Kuro Edition joins the 2021 Mazda6 range

  • Limited to just 100 cars in the UK, the Kuro Edition is a standout addition to the 2021 Mazda6 range.
  • Kuro Edition is marked out by its FOC Polymetal Grey Metallic paint and burgundy leather cabin.
  • The main 2021 Mazda6 range features a seven model line-up across Tourer and Saloon body styles.

2021 Mazda MX-5 Sport Venture goes on sale

  • Limited to just 160 examples the special edition 1.5-litre 132ps MX-5 Sport Venture is now on sale.
  • The Sport Venture comes with Deep Crystal Blue Mica paint and a grey fabric soft-top.
  • Other visual highlights include silver trim on the door mirrors and the roll hoops.