Posts Tagged ‘Skyactiv’

Production of all-new Mazda2 begins at Hofu Plant

by Jason Ladopouloson August 8, 2014
Mazda Motor Corporation unveiled the all-new Mazda2 (also known as “Demio”). Production of the fully redesigned model has begun at Mazda’s Hofu Plant No. 1 in Yamaguchi, Japan. Of course, it will adopt the full range of SKYACTIV Technology and KODO – Soul of Motion design. The all-new Mazda2 will be rolled out in global markets […]

2014 Mazda 3 GT

by Jason Ladopouloson January 21, 2014
Editor's Choice Award
It’s been a while since the last time I was in a sub $30k car that had heads-up-display and so many different sensors on its windscreen. Come to think of it, that’s never happened… Apart from that I am astonished that a mainstream compact car feels like it has been tailored to my body; a […]


2014 Mazda CX-5 GT

by Jason Ladopouloson January 13, 2014
With the 2.5L engine, Zoom-Zoom is back!


2014 Mazda6 GT

by Jason Ladopouloson September 26, 2013
Editor's Choice Award
“Kodo” in Japanese means “Soul of Motion” and it is also the reason Mazdas like the new 2014 Mazda6 look so damn good. Its looks alone would’ve taken this Mazda6 straight to the top of the family sedan segment, but there is another damn good looking competitor which we also reviewed recently. The 2013 Ford […]

2013 Mazda 3 Sport GS-SKY Touring

by Jason Ladopouloson August 19, 2013
Mazda is a manufacturer with a racing pedigree who primarily delivers vehicles with a Zoom-Zoom factor. Skyactiv is their latest trend and is in essence the philosophy of optimizing the “ordinary” car and making it as fuel efficient as possible. By doing that, one would wonder if SKYACTIV contradicts with Zoom-Zoom. Can they coexist or […]