a gray Mazda 3 parked in the city
Sedans & Coupes

The Mazda 3 Rivals the Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class on Luxury

You might have noticed that luxurious features are becoming more available on nonluxury cars. The realm of affordable luxury in the car industry is growing rapidly and has even prompted actual luxury brands to rethink their lineups as well by introducing more appealing  “entry-level” options. Because of this, it’s getting easier to find both value …

2019 Mazda3 hatchback
Sedans & Coupes

The 2019 Mazda3 Is a Great Used Car

If you are shopping for a new compact car and you want a lot for your money, the Mazda 3 may be a great fit for your needs. It also comes as a fun little hatchback with an available manual transmission. A compact sedan that was entirely new for the 2019 model year, this Mazda …

the rear view of a gray Mazda 3
Tips, Tricks & Trends

The Pros and Cons of Buying a 2020 Mazda3 Sedan

There is some stiff competition in the compact car segment. And while most of the competitors offer many of the same features, none of them have the same elegance and style as the Mazda 3 sedan. The entry-level sedan was revised for the 2019 model year and now exudes refined aesthetics inside and out along …

2020 Kia Telluride driving through sand
Tips, Tricks & Trends

2020 World Car Awards Winners Are In

In the world we knew before coronavirus, the 2020 World Car Award winners would have been revealed and honored during the New York International Auto Show this April. With the postponement of NYIAS and in recognition of the widespread impact of the coronavirus pandemic, the 2020 World Car Awards were announced via digital media. Many …

Audi e-tron Sportback full electric luxury crossover SUV car on display at Brussels Expo
Tips, Tricks & Trends

The Truth About Regenerative Braking

In 1967, the Amitron concept debuted regenerative braking to the masses. This square three-seater was the first vehicle the use the kinetic energy of its commute to power its motor. Although the Amitron didn’t ever make it to production, the technology lived on. Regenerative braking is now in nearly every forerunning electric vehicle on the …

bird's eye view of the Mazda 3 hatchback and sedan

The Mazda3 Just Took Home Another Award

With its latest Kodo design language and “Car as Art” design philosophy, Mazda showed us that cars really can be rolling works of art, and it’s paid off for them in spades. In the past year, they’ve earned a spot on Kelley Blue Book’s “10 Coolest Cars Under $20,000” list, have been awarded “2020 Best …

MAZDA6 SEDAN on display at Brussels Expo
Tips, Tricks & Trends

In a World of SUVs, Mazda Continues to Build Great Cars

If you read enough car opinion sites, you might be thinking that SUVs and trucks are just better than any sedan on the market. While it’s true that Americans are buying more SUVs and trucks than sedans, it doesn’t mean that there aren’t any good sedans available. Here’s why Mazda’s sedans are the best on …