Government ups air bag warning to 7.8M vehicles

...with the potentially dangerous air bags. The warning covers certain models made by BMW, Chrysler, Ford, General Motors, Mazda, Honda, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Subaru and Toyota.Most of the 7.8 million vehicles are subject to existing recalls. But...

US agency warns car owners to get air bags fixed

...investigating the problem since June, and has cited six related injuries.The warning covers cars made by Toyota, Honda, Mazda, BMW, Nissan, General Motors and Ford.Toyota issued the latest recall Monday, covering 247,000 older model vehicles...

Mazda stays sporty with crossover SUV

Mazda, the car company that gave the world the...vehicle, too.And like the Miata, the 2014 Mazda CX-9 is a nimble handler that drives as...color display touchscreen.Japan-based Mazda doesn't have the advertising budget that...

2014 Mazda Miata still top roadster

Twenty-five years after its debut as a lightweight, fun-to-drive, sporty roadster, the Mazda MX-5 Miata still travels a road all its own.With a starting retail price of less than $25,000, the rear-wheel-drive...

What is it?

...the originals had these."Other readers sending in guesses for last week's quiz were:AUGUSTA: Vickie Walton guessed a Mazda Miata.CANTON, GA.: David Anderson wrote: "Although this could easily be confused with the famous Ford GT40 racecar from...

Auto recalls

Mazda TributeDETROIT - Mazda is recalling 109,000 Tribute SUVs in cold-weather states to fix...frame parts.The recall covers SUVs from the 2001-04 model years. Mazda says in documents filed with U.S. safety regulators that the frame...

New air bag recall expands list of manufacturers affected by problems; humid air plays part

...safety agency, said Monday that BMW, Chrysler, Ford, Honda, Mazda, Nissan and Toyota will recall cars sold in places where...million more cars globally. And on Monday in Japan, Honda, Mazda and Nissan together recalled nearly 3 million more.

Three-wheeled Elio, a $6,800 commuter car, is closer to going on sale

...more than 27,000 people have reserved one. Elio hopes to make 250,000 cars a year by 2016. That's close to the number Mazda sells in the U.S.Because it has three wheels ? two in front and one in the rear ? the Elio is actually classified as...

Mazda ending its rotary engine

TOKYO - Mazda will stop making cars with its signature rotary engines...have made rotary engines uneconomical to produce.Mazda Motor Corp. said Oct. 7 that the latest edition of the Mazda RX-8 will go on sale Nov. 24, targeting sales of...

Mazda's rotary hydrogen hybrid is ready for market

YOKOHAMA, Japan - Mazda Motor Corp. unveiled a new hybrid vehicle...runs out. Like other global automakers, Mazda, an affiliate of Ford Motor Co., has...hydrogen technology is close to production. Mazda officials said its hydrogen hybrid is...

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