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  1. 2015 Mazda 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | Automobile Magazine

    The Mazda5 remains largely unchanged for the 2015 model year, but discontinues the optional six-speed manual transmission option, leaving a five-speed automatic as the only transmission. The Mazda5 is a six-passenger minivan that manages to combine the versatility of a van and the fun-to-drive character of the Mazda3.

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  2. Test Drive: Mazda3 keeps on winning awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | Nanaimo Daily News

    The new model Mazda3 sedan is built on an entirely new, wider, lighter and more rigid SkyActiv platform, shared with the Mazda5 and CX-5, creating more space in the cabin and the engine compartment. Photograph By Alan McPhee/For the Daily News The new model Mazda3 sedan is built on an entirely new, wider, lighter and more rigid SkyActiv platform, shared with the Mazda5 and CX-5, creating more space in the cabin and the engine compartment.

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  3. GM cuts Orlando MPV from 2015 lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2011 | CanadianDriver

    Chevrolet has put an end to months of speculation with the official announcement that there will be no 2015 version of its Orlando compact MPV. Dwindling sales are the obvious reason: in spite of a near-decade of something like sales success for a Mazda5 and Kia Rondo, there just isn't enough demand to support an entire segment of MPVs, which is apparently short for "type of vehicle North Americans don't understand."

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  4. 2015 Mazda5 Grand Touring Review by Carey RussRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | The Auto Channel

    Mazda is different from other Japanese automakers. Or from other automakers, period, from anywhere.

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  5. Mazda5 a compact minivan that seats 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | Sacramento Today

    Taking a gamble, Mazda introduced a unique vehicle that's certainly a rarity in the soccer-mom world of vehicles. The Mazda5 is a compact minivan that at first glance may be confused for a compact SUV.

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  6. Mazda5 a compact minivan that seats 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | Rocklin and Roseville Today

    Taking a gamble, Mazda introduced a unique vehicle that's certainly a rarity in the soccer-mom world of vehicles. The Mazda5 is a compact minivan that at first glance may be confused for a compact SUV.

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  7. Review: 2015 Ford Transit Connect a school bus that will fit in your garageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

    The Transit Connect Wagon is Ford's best seven-seat people-mover. It doesn't tow much, it doesn't four-wheel and it doesn't have big honking horsepower, but it does have room for seven, reasonable load flexibility and purchase and operating costs superior to any Ford E-badge except the Escape.

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  8. Mazda Agrees with Itochu to Make Its New National Sales Company in South Africa a Joint VentureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | WebWire

    Mazda Motor Corporation announced today that it has reached an agreement with Itochu Corporation to turn its new national sales company in South Africa into a joint venture. Mazda established the new national sales company, Mazda Southern Africa Ltd , with the aim of increasing sales and strengthening the Mazda brand in South Africa.

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  9. All-new 2016 Mazda2 makes North American debut in MontrealRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2015 | Canada NewsWire

    The completely redesigned Mazda2 is the fourth model in Mazda's line-up of new-generation vehicles that feature the company's award-winning SKYACTIV Technology and KODO - Soul of Motion design. With the launch of the new Mazda2 coming in late summer 2015, Mazda is set to reset the bar on fun to drive in the subcompact set.

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  10. Mazda5 deserves consideration when shopping value for your moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2015 | Examiner.com

    This front-drive six-seater is also a good runabout for retired folks who do a lot of grandchildren chauffeuring, or, for a trip to the flea markets where a bulky item may require ample cargo space. Above all, the Mazda5 is value priced offering miserly fuel mileage to boot.

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  11. 2014 Ford Transit Connect Titanium Wagon LWB First TestThe Kombi Strikes BackRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | Motor Trend

    If there's one vehicle that Americans have been chomping at the bit for more than a Jeep Wrangler Pickup, it's the return of the Volkswagen Bus. Many boomers full of fond teenage memories of driving often smoke-filled VWs from concert to concert would eagerly drop some of their disposable income on a new Bus.

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  12. Mazda Canada Reports Sales for December and 2014 Full-YearRead the original story

    Jan 5, 2015 | Canada NewsWire

    Sales in December were led by the compact Mazda3 with 2,156 sold. Year to date, the Mazda3 sales have increased by 1% compared to 2013.

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  13. Mazda and lessons learned since near-ruinous rapid expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | The Globe and Mail

    Mazda is profitable and, since 2011, has successfully rolled out new products armed with the company's Skyactiv technology - Skyactiv being a suite of design and technological innovations to improve fuel economy and lower emissions without compromising what we're repeatedly reminded is the "zoom zoom" driving characteristics of all Mazda models. Jordan Chittley, then four years old, sitting in the passenger seat of a Morgan with Cary Chittley and Harry Walters .

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  14. Los Angeles: Audi A7 Sportback H-Tron Quattro packs plug-in hydrogen powertrainRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Autoblog

    If you think a plug-in diesel hybrid is an expensive proposition, just wait until you hear details about the just-revealed Audi A7 Sportback H-Tron Quattro. The "H" in H-Tron, as you might guess , stands for hydrogen, so say hello to a new concept that combines a plug-in battery system with a hydrogen fuel cell.

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  15. Mazda still faces big challengesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | INAUTONEWS

    The Skyactiv technologies have managed to set apart the Japanese automaker's models from the other mass-market global automakers. But with limited resources, the company wants to focus on moves that would continue to set it apart from the competition.

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  16. Mazda's next big challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | Automotive News

    HIROSHIMA, Japan -- Masamichi Kogai, Mazda Motor Corp.'s cost-conscious CEO, says he has no plans to revive the discontinued RX sports car series. Instead, he wants to plow limited resources into improving the Skyactiv technologies that set the brand's bread-and-butter vehicles apart from the competition.

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  17. Mazda Puts RX Sports Car on Hold, Will Focus on Mainstream ModelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | Motor Trend

    Despite recent rumors of a rotary-powered Mazda sports car concept by 2017 and a production model in 2020, a new report suggests the small Japanese automaker will instead focus its efforts on the second generation of its mainstream Skyactiv models. "It's difficult for us at present to further expand our lineup," Masamichi Kogai, Mazda Motor Corp. CEO, told Automotive News .

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  18. Mazda CEO Kogai Says RX Revival Isn't Coming Anytime SoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | CanadianDriver

    Last week, in the first-ever weekly Salt Truck column, I predicted Mazda wouldn't be adding any new performance models to the lineup. Actually, what I said was this: And do you know what definitely isn't going to happen before 2020? Any performance Mazda model outside the established MX-5 and Mazdaspeed3.

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  19. Mazda CX-3 crossover coming to LARead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Autoblog

    The Mazda booth at this year's Los Angeles Auto Show will showcase some new crossovers. In addition to the refreshed CX-5 that we're expecting, the Japanese automaker has announced plans to unveil its new CX-3 compact crossover.

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