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Japanese, Other Automakers Hit With Air Bag Recall

Six automakers, including Toyota, Honda and Nissan, are recalling nearly 3.4 million older-model vehicles worldwide because of defective air bags that can send shrapnel flying into the passenger compartment.

04/11/2013

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Lose the Grin, and Look Prettier

And for all those who say such main-streaming puts Mazda at risk of losing its iconic zoom-zoom status, good news: they’re not messing with the Miata.

12/04/2012

“I can fit my surfboard and everything in there.”

DEFEND YOUR RIDE: Sarah At The Brentwood Country Mart

“I try to [car] dance at people instead of just dancing by myself.” – Sarah and her Mazda3

05/07/2012

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…Or, You Could Change Everything Else…

I asked a Mazda engineer how they do all that, and he said, “Magic.” Whatever…

03/26/2012

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Notes From the L.A. Auto Show

The CX-5 is the first new Mazda to debut with the Japanese auto-maker’s new direction in styling. A more aggressive front end replaces previous Mazda’s ‘smiling grill’-look.

11/17/2011

Mazda 6

Madza Recalls 50K Vehicles Over Fuel Tank Concerns

Mazda has fingered an unusual culprit in its new safety recall — a spider.

03/03/2011

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2 Hospitalized After Covina Pursuit Ends In Violent Crash

A 45-minute pursuit from Pasadena across the San Gabriel Valley ended with a violent collision in Covina just before midnight Monday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/25/2011

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How Would You Play This Game?

Facebook users: make Kent Shocknek your friend Twitter: follow KentShocknek I need to check in with my car-guy bud, Alex, who introduced me to the great car-guy game of “6-Car Garage.” The rules are simple: […]

10/26/2010