| Mar 21, 2012
| 7:07 AM
California regulators recently voted to require that major automakers substantially increase the numbers of electric, plug-in hybrid and hydrogen fuel cell-powered models for the coming years, eventually accounting for 15.4 percent of all vehicles sold in...
| Oct 12, 2011
| 1:13 PM
By Jim MacPherson
The start of the last decade saw the “super-sizing” phenomenon peak. From meals to housing, bigger was better.
It should come as little surprise that minivans fell into line. They grew, with manufacturers adding a foot to...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 6:09 PM
Twenty-five years after resurrecting the roadster, Mazda has unveiled the latest version of its MX-5 Miata, the bestselling two-seat convertible in history.
The original Miata, a 1990 model, spawned copies from Honda, Toyota, BMW and others. This new...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 8:23 AM
The annual auto auctions in Pebble Beach and Carmel roared into the record books with a total of $400 million in sales during Monterey car week.
From Ferraris to Fords, the four-day total was a 28% increase over last year, according to Hagerty...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 8:26 AM
The most exciting thing about the beloved Mazda MX-5 Miata roadster is the full redesign that debuts globally on September 3, 2014. Model year 2016 will be the fourth generation of the Guinness World Book of Records’ best-selling two-seat roadster ....
| Aug 18, 2014
| 7:19 PM
Classic cars brought in a record $400 million in auctions during Monterey Car Week, a big jump over last year and multiple times the total of many previous years.
The four-day total marked a 28% increase over the $312 million in sales during the 2013...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 10:59 AM
CarPlay, Apple's vehicle in-dash entertainment system, will be supported by nine more automakers, the tech giant has announced.
Audi, Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Fiat, Mazda, Ram, Abarth and Alfa Romeo will include CarPlay on future vehicle models, the...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 4:32 PM
Mazda is celebrating the 25th anniversary of its feisty little roadster with a big announcement: The automaker plans to unveil the fourth generation of the MX-5 Miata in September. Mazda didn't release any details, but we know the redesigned car......
| Jul 9, 2014
| 4:32 AM
In our latest head-to-head comparison we pit Cars.com's long-term 2014 Jeep Cherokee against a formidable competitor: Mazda's 2015 CX-5. The CX-5 came to us in our regular rotation of press cars and was ripe for a duel with our Cherokee,......
| Jul 14, 2014
Ever get annoyed when car ads hype pie-in-the-sky mpg figures? Well, you aren't alone. Advertisements are notorious for shilling highway-only mpg, sometimes for specific trims that aren't widely available. Witness a Mazda commercial from 2012 that...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 11:02 AM
Attendees of this year’s L.A. Auto Show will have a record number of shiny new vehicles to gawk at, as organizers announced Thursday that nearly 60 global and North American debuts are planned.
Acura, Audi, BMW, Chrysler, General Motors, Hyundai,...