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Mazda 6 Diesel Sedan Still Planned, But More Oomph Needed, Company Says

Mazda 6 Diesel Sedan Still Planned, But More Oomph Needed, Company Says

U.S. sales of the Mazda 6 sedan equipped with the Skyactiv-D diesel engine are looking more and more like a case of "close, but no cigar." Mazda has continually delayed importing the diesel sedan to the U.S., and now it appears that's because it lacks the moxie to match the brand's "Zoom-Zoom"... read more

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2014 Mazda 3: Gas Mileage Review Of Sporty Compact Hatchback

Auto writers tend to like Mazdas; they generally perform and handle well, and are far more fun to drive than the anodyne Fords, Hondas, and Toyotas that outsell them in the... read more April 7, 2014 by 


 
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Could Future Mazda Engines Emit Less CO2 Than Electric Cars?

Is it possible to make a gasoline engine so efficient that it would emit less carbon dioxide per mile than is created by generating electricity to run an electric car over... read more March 25, 2014 by 


 
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2015 Mazda 6 Diesel Sedan Further Delayed, Company Says

Bad news for fans of diesel passenger cars, it seems. Mazda said today that the launch of its new SkyActiv-D diesel engine would be delayed past the previous date of sometime... read more January 9, 2014 by 


 
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Mazda Plans Next-Gen SkyActiv Engines For Even Better Gas Mileage

Mazda's Skyactiv fuel-efficient gasoline engines are already getting good real-world results, but the company isn't resting on its laurels. Instead, the Japanese automaker is... read more January 6, 2014 by 


 
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Branding Bad: 10 Eco-Marketing Car Labels That Mean Nothing

Pretty much every carmaker wants to brand itself green--or at least fuel-efficient. And toward that end, most of them seem to have created sub-brands for their green... read more November 27, 2013 by 


 
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2014 Mazda 3: How Does It Drive With i-ELOOP?

Mazda’s most recently redesigned models all feature the SkyActiv badge—corresponding to a suite of engines, transmissions, body structures, and other core... read more November 18, 2013 by 


 
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Green Car Reports' Best Car To Buy Nominee: 2014 Mazda 3

Even conventional gasoline cars--no plugs, no hybrids, no turbos--can be green. And we've long been looking forward to the debut of the 2014 Mazda 3, an all-new generation of... read more November 7, 2013 by 


 
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2014 Mazda 3: First Drive

The 2014 Mazda 3 is the one of the more eagerly-awaited compact cars hereabouts, and now we've had a chance to spend 90 minutes behind the wheel. During a recent test drive... read more November 6, 2013 by 


 
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2014 Mazda Mazda6 Gas Mileage Revealed: 40 Highway, 32 Combined

The automobile market is no longer a stranger to cars achieving highway mileage of 40 mpg, but to see such a figure coming from a midsize car is quite an impressive feat... read more July 3, 2013 by  4


 
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2014 Mazda 3 Launches: Two SkyActiv Engines, High MPG Expected

Mazda launched its all-new 2014 Mazda 3 compact hatchback today at coordinated events in New York, Melbourne, Istanbul, St. Petersburg, and London. The new Mazda 3 lineup... read more June 26, 2013 by  7


 
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2014 Mazda 6 Advanced Package: How Much Better MPG With i-ELOOP?

The quest toward better gas mileage and incremental gains isn't relegated just to engine and transmission improvements, or to aerodynamics or weight reduction. Even when... read more February 13, 2013 by  1


 
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2014 Mazda6 Sedan: 31 MPG Combined (Or So), But Not For Sale

In olden days, new models for the following year came out in September. Now, they're all over the calendar. The latest example is the 2014 Mazda Mazda6 sedan, of which... read more December 24, 2012 by  31


 
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2014 Mazda Mazda6: VW TDI Models To Get A Clean-Diesel Rival

Mazda is pushing ahead with its plans to offer a clean-diesel four-cylinder engine that could prove to be a strong rival to the TDI four in some Volkswagen and Audi products... read more November 30, 2012 by  6


 
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2014 Mazda Mazda6: Four Cylinders Or Nothing

Mazda’s completely redesigned Mazda6 midsize sedan is set to make its official debut at this week’s Moscow Motor Show, but the Japanese automaker has released... read more August 28, 2012 by  2


 
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2013 Ford Escape Vs. 2013 Mazda CX-5: Crossover Comparison

It's no surprise that crossovers are having such a surge in popularity right now. By offering the sort of chunky styling and high driving position that draws people to SUVs... read more July 6, 2012 by  4


 
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