IIHS: No Mid-Size Cars Score "Good" In Low-Speed Collisions

The IIHS has performed another round of slow-speed bumper tests, this time demonstrating all mid-size sedans will cost you a pretty penny to repair in slow speed collisions. See how your favorite appliance auto did below. » 8/06/09 10:00am 8/06/09 10:00am

2009 Mazda6 Grand Touring: First Drive

The 2009 Mazda6 is supposed to be the driver's car in the mid-size sedan segment. Considering it competes with the Camry, that's not exactly a challenge. Still, can it get us hot and bothered? » 4/14/09 3:30pm 4/14/09 3:30pm

Mazda6 Coupe Rendered, Speculatively

Mazda has no known intentions to make a Mazda6 Coupe, but that didn't stop a forum fan-boy over at CarSpyShots » 10/14/08 2:15pm 10/14/08 2:15pm named Baji192 from rendering his own two-door interpretation of the . We've seen a before that looked a bit more professional than this P-chop job but we're still wondering who would actually buy a coupe…

2009 Mazda6 Pricing To Start At $19,220, V6 At $24,800

As we suspected, Mazda North America will be pricing the base 2009 Mazda6 under $20,000: $19,220 for the four-cylinder model, to be exact. Need more power? Pick up a V6 model starting at $24,800. Those prices include destination charges, which you can probably waive if you want to take a vacation to Flat Rock,… » 7/22/08 10:40am 7/22/08 10:40am

Ford Slashing Mondeo Price In China, But What Does This Have To Do With…

There were 5 million domestically produced cars sold in China in the first half of the year, meaning that if you can't sell cars in China, you should get out of the car-selling business. And to that end, Ford is cutting the price of its 2008 Mondeo by approximately $3,000 to around $25,000, which is a huge drop in a… » 6/12/08 10:40am 6/12/08 10:40am

2009 Mazda6, Reviewed

The 2009 Mazda6 is supposed to be "the first of Mazda's "Zoom-Zoom Evolution" second-generation vehicles" — whatever that means. Although we've yet to get a chance to drive the Zoomage — we'll be in the driver's seat sometime in mid-June — our friends at Popular Mechanics have spent some time behind the wheel. We have… » 5/23/08 12:01am 5/23/08 12:01am

2009 Mazda6 Spotted In The Wild

A garage located in Ontario landed a 2009 Mazda6 and one keen individual busted out the camera phone to show the world. The chitter chatter on the VWVortex message boards, where the shots originally surfaced, suggests it's a press car being readied for what we could assume is a press event or a review. That means it… » 5/21/08 3:40pm 5/21/08 3:40pm

2009 Mazda6 Pricing Revealed In Online Survey, Starts Under $20,000

Looks like Mazda is shopping around pricing and package options among its most die hard fans (like Zach at Mazda6club.com) and there is quite a range of trim and options. Spread across seven different option levels, the Mazda6 looks like it will start in the neighborhood of $19,850 for the Mazda6 i SV with the 170 HP… » 5/08/08 9:40am 5/08/08 9:40am

2009 Mazda6 Interior Pics Emerge From The Frozen North

Though now we're waiting for info on the European 2010 Mazda6 MPS, we've still been waiting for more pics of the North American 2009 Mazda6. Thankfully, the Canadians were nice enough to post them to their Mazda site. Thanks Canada. As you'll remember, the North American Mazda6 gets the 2.5-liter inline four-cylinder… » 5/06/08 2:40pm 5/06/08 2:40pm

2009 Mazda6 Unveiled For North America

Mazda today released the first photos of the 2009 Mazda6. Clearly embracing Ford's kinetic design, this new generation sedan looks more like the Ford Mondeo than the previous generation's Mazda6. According to the company, this vehicle will go on sale at the end of summer 2008. How does our version differ from the … » 4/25/08 8:40am 4/25/08 8:40am