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IIHS Announces Initial 2017 Safety Winners

By Kelsey Mays on Thu Dec 08 10:54:47 GMT-06:00 2016


CARS.COM — The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has again toughened requirements for earning its top award, Top Safety Pick Plus. Vehicles must now have acceptable or better scores in IIHS' new headlight evaluations. Like before, they also must have… Read More

IIHS Announces Initial 2017 Safety Winners

By Kelsey Mays on Thu Dec 08 10:54:47 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has again toughened requirements for earning its top award, Top Safety Pick Plus. Vehicles must now have acceptable or better scores in IIHS' new headlight evaluations. Like before, they also must have… Read More

Recall Alert: 2017 Mazda6

By Patrick Masterson on Wed Nov 09 10:46:21 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 180 model-year 2017 Mazda6 sedans manufactured between Aug. 12 and Sept. 28, 2016, and equipped with optional accessory foglights The Problem: Turn signals may not automatically cancel by the rotation of the steering wheel due to… Read More

What's the Mid-Size Sedan Capital of America?

By Brian Wong on Thu Oct 20 05:00:00 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — Mid-size sedans are the vanilla ice cream of the automotive world. But plain as they may be, drivers have a big appetite for them and they're the most popular type of car sold in the U.S. Who's scooping… Read More

2017 Mazda6: What's Changed

By Rick Popely on Fri Sep 23 05:30:13 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM Most significant changes: New G-Vector Control steering and more standard equipment on all models. Price change: Sport model is $450 more, Touring is $250 more and Grand Touring increases by $500. On sale: Now Which should you buy, 2016… Read More

2012-16 Mazda Oil Pump Issue

By Tom Torbjornsen on Tue Sep 20 00:09:30 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM The problem: The engine may run roughly and display a lit check-engine light on the dash. This may be due to a foreign piece of material getting stuck in the engine's oil pump, resulting in a low and rough… Read More

2013-2016 Mazda Front-End Issue

By Tom Torbjornsen on Wed Sep 07 00:25:45 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM The problem: A creaking noise may emanate from the front end of the vehicle while driving, mostly at speeds from 12 to 25 mph on wet roads. This may be due to faulty lower control arm bushings in the… Read More

Recall Alert: 2009-2010 Mazda6

By Tom Torbjornsen on Tue Sep 06 13:42:23 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 42,000 model-year 2009-10 Mazda6 sedans manufactured between Feb. 4, 2008, and Dec. 3, 2009 The Problem: The protective coating may not have been properly applied to the airbag control unit. As a result, moisture may damage… Read More

2017 Mazda6 Starts at $22,780

By Aaron Bragman on Tue Aug 23 09:22:03 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — Mazda has already shown us the lightly revised 2017 Mazda6 and now the automaker has announced how much it's likely to cost you to bring one home. Base models start at $22,780 for the Mazda6 Sport, including $835 destination… Read More

2017 Mazda6: First Look

By Fred Meier on Tue Aug 09 20:30:41 GMT-06:00 2016

Competes with: Toyota Camry, Honda Accord, Nissan Altima, Kia Optima, Hyundai Sonata, Subaru Legacy, Chevrolet Malibu, Ford Fusion Looks like: The 2016 Mazda6 with slightly different mirrors. Drivetrain: 184-horsepower, naturally aspirated 2.5-liter four-cylinder; front-wheel drive; six-speed automatic or six-speed manual… Read More

Mazda CEO Says Long-Delayed U.S. Diesels Still Coming

By Fred Meier on Mon Jul 25 12:01:47 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — The much-delayed Mazda SkyActiv small diesel engines still are on the way for the U.S. despite the Volkswagen scandal, according to the company's CEO.  "We are not giving up. We have a timeline," Masamichi Kogai, Mazda CEO, told… Read More