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Mazda Make Overview

Passenger Cars

Mazda 626 Overview
2002 - 1979 (used)
Mazda MAZDA2 Overview
2014 - 2008 (used)
Mazda Millenia Overview
2002 - 1995 (used)
Mazda Protege Overview
2003 - 1989 (used)
Mazda Protege5 Overview
2003 - 2002 (used)
Mazda RX-8 Overview
2011 - 2004 (used)

SUV/Crossovers

Mazda CX-7 Overview
2012 - 2007 (used)
Mazda Tribute Overview
2011 - 2001 (used)

Vans/Minivans

Mazda MAZDA5 Overview
2016 - 2006 (used)
Mazda MPV Overview
2006 - 1989 (used)

Pickup Trucks

Mazda B-Series Pickup Overview
2001 - 1990 (used)
Mazda B-Series Truck Overview
2009 - 2002 (used)

Mazda Questions

sparkyshannon
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The Hardtop On Our 2007 Will Not Retract. After Releasing The Latch The Li...

The hardtop on our 2007 MX5 will not open. After releasing the latch the open-close light comes on and when you press the open button it just beeps at you.

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lmd444
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My 2001 Mazda Miata Only Gets About 12 Mpg In The City.

It's a manual 6-speed, and the engine light recently came on, went off again, but is now back. It's got 61,000 miles on it. Any insight on this?

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sahebalm
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Why My Car Engine Stop While Driving On High Way.

why my car engine stop while driving on high way may it increase temp of engine but gauge not shown, when we stop for 5 to 10 mnute again it works.you you suggest any good advice.

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regredtruck
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How To Replace Horn On 2001 Mazda B3000

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Joshua Strachan
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Is It Worth It

There is a 2008 Mazda 6 speed turbocharged with 132k miles for $7900 is it worth getting? And I know it's a 4 cylinder not to sure about the trim. I'm going to get the carfax next time I go to see...

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Older Mazda Models

Mazda 121 Mazda 323 Mazda 808
Mazda 929 Mazda B2000 Mazda Bongo
Mazda Capella Mazda Cosmo Mazda Demio
Mazda Familia Mazda GLC Mazda MAZDA3 Sport
Mazda MAZDASPEED MX-5 Miata Mazda MAZDASPEED Protege Mazda MAZDASPEED6
Mazda MX-3 Mazda MX-6 Mazda Navajo
Mazda Premacy Mazda RX-3 Mazda RX-4
Mazda RX-7 Mazda Xedos 6

Mazda Overview

Ask just about any car aficionado to name the most memorable Mazda, and chances are they'll say the RX-7 sports car, an iconic vehicle that helped establish Mazda as a verifiable brand in the U.S. and could be considered the forerunner of the automaker's "zoom zoom" marketing campaign. But Mazda was around a long time before the RX-7 made its first appearance in 1978.

The origins of Mazda go all the way back to the 1920s, when the company that would eventually become Mazda, then called the Toyo Cork Kogyo Co., was founded in Hiroshima. Although it originally produced machine tools, the company soon began producing three-wheeled trucks and sedans. However, it wasn't until 1960 that the company produced its first four-wheeled vehicle, called the R360. Mazda soon moved aggressively into auto production, with the first Mazdas appearing in the U.S. in 1970.

During the 1970s, Mazda became known as the automaker that produced vehicles with the Wankel rotary engine, including the RX-2, the RX-3, and the RX-7. In 1979, Ford bought a 25 percent stake in the company, and Mazdas and Fords have been linked ever since. In fact, Mazda built early Ford Ranger pickup trucks, until Ford took over production of the trucks in the mid-1980s.

In later years, such Mazda vehicles as the 323, the 626, the Millennia, the Protege, and the Miata helped establish the Mazda brand. In addition, the automaker's popular "zoom zoom" marketing campaign helped distinguish the company from its competitors.