The History of Mazda

Mazda (Mazda Motor Corporation) was formed in 1920, and in 1927 was renamed Toyo Koguo Co Ltd. Mazda is a Japanese company that specializes in the production of cars, trucks, buses and vans. The company is a part of the financial-industrial group 'Sumitomo'. The company's headquarters is located in Hiroshima.

In 1931, the company has produced three-wheelers. During the atomic bombing in Hiroshima, the company's plants survived, and after the war, the company began producing trucks. And in 1960, the first passenger cars appeared. These were two-door passenger cars with a two-cylinder engine. In 1962, the company released its first four-door. The company began to develop on a large scale, releasing new models and exporting products to the European market. In 1967, Mazda reached an agreement on technical cooperation with Kia Motors Corp.

In the 1970s, the company began exporting to America. In 1979, Mazda and Ford Motor Corporation merged.

In the same year, the first model Mazda 626 was born. Subsequently, the model was upgraded several times. And in 1992, the model received the title 'Car of the Year'. Changes were made both externally and internally. The car looked more powerful. The Mazda 626 has three different engines: one diesel and two gasoline of 1.8L and 2.0L capacity, which allows to develop engine power up to 136 hp. As for the interior, the designers tried to make the interior comfortable and stylish. It is made of quality materials, equipped with chrome interior handles and catches, as well as has special inserts, made in the manner of black wood. The instrument scale is comfortable, done in color, so the driver can see everything perfectly. Rear seat moves, so you can transfer long loads in the car.

The model is equipped with safety features. In general, Mazda is considered the best company in terms of safety performance in its class. The car body is made of good material, so it is resistant to corrosion. The model is designed in such a way as to ensure economical fuel consumption. For this purpose, it is equipped with an electronic exhaust gas recirculation system. There is a central on-board computer. The design features of the model and technological solutions allow the driver to be confident on the road.

In 1984, Mazda company became known as Mazda Motor Corporation. Then the company begins producing cars at the new plant Mazda Motor Manufaktura, which is located in Michigan City in America. In 1988, came out the model Mazda MPV.

The Mazda MPV is a versatile vehicle with a large capacity. The height of the car is approximately 1.78 m, and its length is 4.67 m. The cabin can easily accommodate seven people. The car is equipped with two engines: turbocharged diesel with a working volume of 2.5 liters and output of 115 hp; petrol V6 with a working volume of 3.0 liters and output of 148 hp. The model has rear-wheel drive. Since 1999 all-wheel drive models are available. The volume of the trunk is not big, but if you remove the rear seats, it will greatly increase the volume. Which for such a car is a big plus. Central locking with remote control provides reliable protection from all sorts of trouble. Many parts practically do not need maintenance, because they are made as durable and reliable as possible. Therefore, the maintenance costs of the car are minimized. Behind the wheel of this car the driver will experience real pleasure, get a safe and comfortable ride.

Mazda CX-7 SUV has no analogues with other cars. Many call it a sports car for its technical characteristics. The model is beautiful and powerful. The car is equipped with a 2.3 liter turbocharged gasoline engine, so it is called a sports car. The engine is economical. Basically, the Mazda CX-7 SUV, is used for city trips. Mazda CX-7 body contours are smooth. The air intakes have a large cross-section. The cabin easily accommodates five people, the trunk is movable. In motion, the model is well controlled. Reliable seat belts and airbags allow the driver and passengers to feel calm on the road. The comfort of the driver's seat and the convenient location of the controls give the driver a full enjoyment. Do not forget to use Mazda VIN decoder in order to avoid potential problems when buying a used car.

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