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How it Works: Tire Pressure Monitoring System 2018-07-26

Having the right air pressure in your tires is important, for three reasons: the tires last longer, it’s safer, and it’ll help save fuel.

2018 Mazda CX-9: Pride of the Fleet 2018-07-24

Every car manufacturer has a certain flavor about their cars. No, we don't lick them (if they were Ferraris, maybe), but much in the same way that our DNA makes us look like our parents and grandparents, each carmaker has a distinct DNA that defines how their cars look and, more importantly, how they feel.

Are you guilty of any of these bad driving habits? 2018-07-22

You're a good driver, but you might have forgotten these. Don't let a silly mistake cause you or someone you care about harm.

The Refreshed 2018 Mazda6 earns Top Marks 2018-07-20

When it comes to the class of 2018, the Mazda6 earns votes for most-improved player.

Sticky Seat Belt? Here’s what you can do about it 2018-07-18

For safety's sake, it is important to keep your seat belts in tip-top shape

The Mazda MX-5: Riding on High 2018-07-16

Driving one will rekindle your sense of joy.

Does your Car Feel Like it's Doing the Hippy Hippy Shake? 2018-07-14

No matter how much you like your vehicle, an unwanted vibration can turn that love affair sour faster than a Formula One lap time. 

Mazda RX-7 Celebrates 40 Years 2018-07-12

There are few 40-year-oldcars that you can buy today that look as modern at 40 as the Mazda RX-7 --this could easily be a 25-year-old design. 

Keeping your Sunroof in Check 2018-07-10

Thankfully, it is not difficult to keep your sunroof drains and seams clear. This happens more than a few times, where someone with a sunroof takes a short trip through an automated car wash.

How Mazda's Vision Coupe Design Combined Clay and Pixels 2018-07-08

Stylists at Mazda MotorCorp. are renowned for their faith in old-school clay modeling when it comes to creating the brand's curvaceous Kodo car designs.

Morning Coffee Run? Which Lid is the Most Spill Resistant? 2018-07-06

If there’s one thing Canadians love, it’s a cup of hot, freshly brewed coffee.

Mazda's Signature Lineup has Canadian Premium Segments in it's Sight 2018-07-04

Mazda is making a concerted effort to steal some sales from the lower end of the premium market with a new Signature trim level.

What Does Turbocharging Do Anyway? 2018-07-02

It used to be that turbochargers were mostly used on high-performance sports cars. They still give go-fast cars an extra boost of power, but increasingly, automakers use them on smaller engines to boost power when needed but with better overall fuel economy. 

Whispers of a Turbocharged CX-5? Could it be? 2018-06-30

Mazda’s best-selling crossover could soon borrow the CX-9’s 2.5-liter turbo unit.

Some Automakers Don't Just Make Cars 2018-06-28

Carmakers make cars. Some make trucks and motorcycles, too. Others have divisions that design a wide array of products for external clients. And they almost invariably offer lines of branded merchandise (especially for their racing teams). But some have entire other businesses on the side, producing everything from sausages and pepper mills to motor yachts and jet engines.

Mazda CX-9 Gains 5- Star Safety Rating 2018-06-26

The 2018 Mazda CX-9 has earned a five-star overall rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) following the completion of rigorous collision and pre-collision testing.

Backup Cameras Now Mandatory in Canada 2018-06-24

As of this May 1, 2018, a simple yet highly significant measure took effect in Canada.

The Top 10 Interiors for 2018, according to Wards Auto 2018-06-22

Here are the 10 best improved or redesigned interiors for 2018! WardsAuto notes that its list this year is chockful of vehicles benefiting from bold, innovative design, and that the level of quality overall is higher than it's ever been. 

AutoWeek First Drive: 2018 Mazda6 2018-06-20

Mazda's 2.5-liter turbo engine gives its sedan 310 lb-ft of torque to play with, plus an elegant interior restyle!

Cool Tech: VW Thermal Imaging Camera 2018-06-18

Chances are this technology will be adopted industry-wide within a few years