Mazda Cars and Autos

Mazda car

Mazda Cars and Autos

The Mazda motor car company
This section provides access to the cars and autos manufactured under the name of the Mazda motor car company. An online guide for auto enthusiasts covering old and new cars and autos. If you like car talk then you will love this website! A free, online resource with facts and company information about the cars and autos made by the Mazda motor car company.

Founding of the Mazda motor car company
The Mazda motor car company was founded in 1920 by Jujiro Matsuda in Hiroshima, Japan.

Jujiro Matsuda Lifespan: 1875 - 1952
Date of Birth: 8th August 1875
Date of Death: 9th March 1952

History Timeline of Mazda Cars

The following company information and history timeline details the dates of major events which influenced the growth of the business.

1875: Jujiro Matsuda was born.

1920: The company started as Toyo Cork Kogyo Co., Ltd.

1927: The company renamed Toyo Kogyo Co.

1929: This was the year of the Wall Street crash, which started the Great Depression, and the car business was badly affected. The company began making machine tools.

1930 - 1939: As the economy recovered from the stock market crash Motor Car companies thrived and less wealthy people began to purchase motor vehicles. In 1931 a three wheel truck was produced the “Mazdago” and was steered by handlebars.

1939 - 1945: WW11. Production and design of motor cars basically ceased as all manufacturing resources became involved with the war effort and they produced weapons for the Japanese military, half their factory was destroyed in 1945 by the atom bomb that was dropped by the USAF.

1960: Mazda’s first car was produced, the R360 coupe, a two-door vehicle.

1962: The the company’s first four door passenger car, the Mazda Carol introduced .

1963: Mazda produces it’s one- millionth vehicle.

1966: Construction completed of Mazda’s new plant in Hiroshima.

1967: The limited-production 110S Cosmo Sport, Mazda's first rotary Wankel engined car.

1970:  Mazda successfully started exporting vehicles to the US.

1973: The oil crisis results in buyers better fuel efficiency than the thirsty rotary-powered could achieve adversely affects sales.

1978: Mazda produces the RX-7 using the rotary engine for the sporting motorist.

1979: The Ford Motor Company takes a 27% stake in Mazda.

1984: The Company changes its name to the Mazda Motor Corporation.

1989: Mazda introduces the MX-5 and is credited with reviving the small sports car, it was destined to become the world’s best selling two seater sports car.

1980: The Mazda GLC is introduced, Mazda’s first front-wheel drive car.

1991: The Mazda 787B wins the Le Mans 24-Hour race becoming first rotary powered car and the first Japanese car to win the race.

1997: The Ford Motor Company increases it's stake in Mazda to 33.9% taking advantage of Mazda's financial difficulties partly a result of the Asian financial crisis.

2002: The Ford Motor Company acquires another 5% stake in Mazda

2008: In an attempt to streamline it’s asset’s Ford contemplates selling it's Mazda holdings.

What models and types of cars and automobiles does the Mazda motor car company produce?
The models and types of cars and automobiles produced by the company include those detailed on the following list. Whether you enjoy comparing cars and autos, want to conduct some research before you buy a new car or a used car or finally an automobile enthusiast who loves fast, cool, new, old, vintage, classic, antique, sports, top, muscle or exotic cars we have the info you are searching for! Select the automobile you are interested in and click the link for access to an online overview of this Mazda vehicle with car guides, online facts, information, statistics, specs, specifications, design details and ratings of cars and autos.

car insurance online quotes - Mazda - History - Cars - Rental - Insurance - Fast - Cool - Used - Online - Buying - Classic - Muscle - Old - Title - New - Parts - Sports - Statistics - Comparing Cars - Comparison - Car Shopping - Nice - Consumer Reports - Reviews - Car Logos - Exotic - Why People Love Cars - Fuel Efficient - Where Can I Research Or Buy A New Car - Car Guides - Car Talk - Car Search - Convertible - Antique - Small - Big - Convertible - Vintage - Design - Safety - Expensive - Cheap - Advantage - Auto - Autos - News - Auto Enthusiasts - Auto Zone - Safe - Anything - Vip - Europe - Magazine - Facts - Info - Emblems - Automobile History - Overview - Top - Concept - Motors - Company - Companies - Pictures - Photos - Enthusiasts - Specs - Specifications - Models - pppp - Mazda

Mazda Cars and Autos

Cars and Autos Index

Carol — keicar (badge engineered Suzuki Alto)
Spiano — keicar (badge engineered Suzuki Alto Lapin)
AZ-Wagon — keicar minivan (badge engineered Suzuki Wagon R)
AZ-Offroad — keicar SUV (badge engineered Suzuki Jimny)
Mazda2/Demio — Supermini car
Mazda Verisa — Supermini car
Mazda3/Axela — Compact car
Mazda5/Premacy — Compact MPV
Mazda6/Atenza — Family sedan and station wagon
Mazda8/MPV — Large MPV
MX-5/Roadster — sports convertible
RX-8 — 2+2 sports coupé
CX-7 — compact crossover SUV
Tribute — SUV
B-Series — compact pickup truck
Bongo — Commercial van
Bongo Brawny/E-Series — Commercial van
BT-50 — 1-ton pickup truck
1931-1960 Mazdago three-wheel truck
1960-1966 R360 keicar sedan
1961-1962 P360/P600 "Carol" keicar sedan
1961-1964 B1500/Proceed pickup truck
1961-1966 B360/B600 keicar pickup truck
1964-1966 Familia/800 compact car
1965-1971 B1500/Proceed pickup truck
1966-1973 Luce/1500/1800/R130 luxury car
1966-1977 Bongo small minivan
1967-1972 Familia/1000/1200/1300/R100 compact car
1967-1972 Cosmo Sport 110S sports car
1968-1977 E360/Porter small pickup truck
1970-1976 Capella/616/RX-2 midsize car
1971-1978 Savanna/RX-3 coupe
1972-1977 Chantez keicar
1972-1977 Luce/RX-4 luxury car
1973-1976 Familia/808/818/Mizer compact car
1974-1977 Rotary Pickup (REPU) pickup truck
1975-1978 Roadpacer fullsize car
1975-1980 Cosmo/RX-5 luxury car
1976-1984 121 compact car
1977-1981 Luce Legato luxury car
1977-1982 Capella/Montrose/626 midsize car
1977-1983 Familia/GLC compact car
1978-1984 Savanna/RX-7 sports car
1980-1984 Familia/323 compact car
1981-1986 929/Luce luxury car
1983-1987 Capella/626 midsize car
1985-1988 Familia/323 compact car 
1985-1992 Savanna/RX-7 sports car
1985-1995 121/Demio compact car
1986-1991 929/Luce luxury car
1988-1992 Capella/626 midsize car
1988-1992 MX-6 coupe
1988-1998 MPV minivan
1989-1990 Carol keicar
1989-1993 Familia/323 compact car
1989-1994 Bongo small minivan
1989-1998 MX-5/Miata (first generation) convertible sports car
1990-1994 Carol keicar
1990-1998 929/Sentia luxury car
1991-1994 Mazda Navajo SUV
1992-1997 AZ-3/MX-3 coupe
1993-1997 MX-6 coupe
1993-1997 Cronos/626 midsize car
1993-2002 Millenia/Xedos9/Eunos 800 luxury car
1993-2002 RX-7 sports car
1994-1999 Familia/Protegé/Etude/323 compact car
1994-2003 AZ-Wagon station wagon
1995-1998 Carol keicar
1996-2005 121/Demio compact car
1998-2002 Capella/626 midsize car
1998-2005 MX-5/Miata (second generation) convertible sports car
1999-2000 Carol keicar
1999-2000 Laputa keicar
2000-2003 Familia/Protegé/323
2001-2005 Carol keicar
2001- Mazda Tribute SUV
2001-2006 Laputa keicar
2002- Spiano keicar
2003- RX-8 sports car
2005- MX-5 (third convertible sports car
1990-1994 Autozam Carol keicar
1990-1994 Autozam Revue subcompact car (Mazda 121)
1991-1994 Autozam AZ-3 coupe (Mazda MX-3)
1992-1993 Autozam Clef sedan (Mazda 626)
1992-1994 Autozam AZ-1 mid-engine sports car
1990-1997 Efini MPV (Mazda MPV)
1991-1993 Efini MS-6 (Mazda Cronos)
1992-1997 Efini MS-8
1991-1993 Efini MS-9 (Mazda 929)
1991-1996 Efini RX-7 (Mazda RX-7)
1989 Eunos 100 (Mazda Familia BG platform)
1989 Eunos 300 (MA platform)
1992-1993 Eunos 500


Mazda Car Insurance and Car rentals
Get a Mazda car insurance online to gain access to various car insurance companies and car insurance quotes. Compare car insurance quotes and rates for the cheapest cover for your automobile. Affordable, low cost, cheap insurance cover by comparing quotes online. If you are searching online also check out the best deals for cheap car hire and discount car rentals.

Enhance your driving experience with Mazda Car Accessories
Enhance your Mazda driving experience by buying car accessories. You can buy cheap and discount Car Accessories by searching online and comparing the best and cheapest prices. Car Accessories you can buy online include items such as a car stereo, speakers, amplifiers, GPS system, seat covers, infant car seat, DVD and audio systems. Compare the prices to ensure you get the cheapest deals.

Why people love cars and autos!
Just click any of the above models and titles from Mazda to find out exactly why people love cars! The company is passionate about their design features, safety features, performance, transmissions, concepts for the future and fuel efficiency which is why the company is so successful.


Mazda Cars and Autos

  • Company Information, History and Timeline

  • Founding of the Mazda motor car company

  • Names of models and types of cars and automobiles

  • Fast, cool, new, old, vintage, classic cars and autos

  • History of Mazda motor car company

  • Antique, sports, top, muscle or exotic cars and autos

  • Online overview and reviews of cars and autos

  • Different Types and Models of cars and autos by Mazda

  • Facts and info about the Company Founder

  • Timeline, Facts and History of the company

car insurance online quotes - Mazda - History - Cars - Rental - Insurance - Used - Online - Buying - Title - Statistics - Comparing Cars - Comparison - Car Ratings - Car Shopping - Consumer Reports - Reviews - Why People Love Cars - Where Can I Research Or Buy A New Car - Car Guide - Car Talk - Value - Reliability - Car Search - Design - Safety - Advantage - Auto - News - Auto Enthusiast - Auto Zone - Safe - Vip - Europe - Magazine - Car Accessories - Car Insurance - Car Rental - Facts - Info - Information - Automobile History - Overview - Motor - Company - Companies - Picture - Photo - Enthusiasts - Specs - Quote - Qoute - Specifications - Specification - Vehicle - Model - Class - Seating Capacity - Engine - Power - Torque - Curb Weight - Fuel - Fuel Economy - Costs - Statistics- Comparing Cars - Comparison - Car shopping - Features - Body Styles - pppp - Mazda

Copyright © 2008

Privacy Statement for