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Mazda CX-60 Sports Coupe Takes a Virtual Swing at the Lexus LC
Mazda CX-60 Sports Coupe Takes a Virtual Swing at the Lexus LC

2 Aug 2022, 10:43 UTC / Hold on to your Benjamins, because in the real world, the CX-60 is still a crossover, and not a sports coupe, as Mazda isn't interested in those anymore

 
Digital Artist Cross-Breeds a Mazda RX-7 and a Ford Focus RS, It's Strangely Exciting
Digital Artist Cross-Breeds a Mazda RX-7 and a Ford Focus RS, It's Strangely Exciting

29 Jul 2022, 16:41 UTC / We've never seen a Ford Focus RS with RE Amemiya parts on before, but this rendering has just solved that problem thanks to Khyzyl Saleem

 
Ford RV Spotted Digitally Drifting in Japan, Sounds Like It Has a Rotary Engine Inside
Ford RV Spotted Digitally Drifting in Japan, Sounds Like It Has a Rotary Engine Inside

7 Jul 2022, 16:00 UTC / This Ford RV now has a Mazda 787B engine inside, and with a lightweight body it's now capable of going sideways at Tsukuba Circuit.

 
PAC13B RX-3 Sets a New 1/4-Mile World Record, Celebrates With a Night Drive
PAC13B RX-3 Sets a New 1/4-Mile World Record, Celebrates With a Night Drive

28 Jun 2022, 10:46 UTC / The fastest street-legal rotary vehicle with a 13B engine inside hails from Australia, and has just managed to secure a 7-second run down the quarter-mile

 
World's Smallest Rotary Engine Revs Up to 30,000 RPM, Could Be Fun in an RC Car
World's Smallest Rotary Engine Revs Up to 30,000 RPM, Could Be Fun in an RC Car

22 Jun 2022, 19:35 UTC / The world's smallest rotary engine can fit in the palm of your hand, while still producing a maximum output of 0.7 horsepower!

 
The Mazda RX-7 FC Convertible Is Your Affordable Way Into the World of Rotary Cars
The Mazda RX-7 FC Convertible Is Your Affordable Way Into the World of Rotary Cars

5 Jun 2022, 19:32 UTC / If you're planning on making the shift towards rotary powered cars, you should be aware that it might be detrimental to your wallet, but good for your soul!

 
Man Installs Engine in RX-7 in Two Hours, Gets It Running, Lives to Tell the Tale
Man Installs Engine in RX-7 in Two Hours, Gets It Running, Lives to Tell the Tale

20 Apr 2022, 12:28 UTC / A man who competed in Donut Media's challenge published a video on his YouTube channel about the experience. He also showed us he got the car running right

 
1983 Mazda RX-7 Spent 30 Years in Storage, Rotary Engine Still Runs
1983 Mazda RX-7 Spent 30 Years in Storage, Rotary Engine Still Runs

29 Mar 2022, 15:45 UTC / Long-term storage is rarely kind to classic cars, but this RX-7 was lucky enough to sit for all those years in a decent garage

 
Mad Mike Set to Run in 2022 Pikes Peak With Four-Rotor Mazda3 With 1,200 HP
Mad Mike Set to Run in 2022 Pikes Peak With Four-Rotor Mazda3 With 1,200 HP

20 Jan 2022, 14:59 UTC / Mike Whiddett has entered the 100th edition of the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb with a Mazda3. The modified hatchback comes with RWD and a four-rotor

 
Mazda Patents Reveal RWD Car With Rotary Engine and Hybrid Tech
Mazda Patents Reveal RWD Car With Rotary Engine and Hybrid Tech

7 Jan 2022, 22:31 UTC / Patents filed by Mazda in Europe reveal a hybrid car with rear wheel drive. I has what appears to be a rotary engine with a three-rotor configuration

 
What Rotary Dreams Are Made of: Story of a Single-Turbo FD RX-7
What Rotary Dreams Are Made of: Story of a Single-Turbo FD RX-7

31 Dec 2021, 16:01 UTC / Dreams do come true, if you keep them in your mind long enough. Mike Dendyuk had been thinking about RX-7s for almost 7 years when he bought his FD!

 
Inside the 2022 Hot Wheels E Case, Corvette Super Treasure Hunt Looks Great
Inside the 2022 Hot Wheels E Case, Corvette Super Treasure Hunt Looks Great

18 Dec 2021, 14:42 UTC / The new Hot Wheels E case is on its way to a store near you, and we get to see what kind of goodies are hiding inside, especially the new STH Corvette!

 
Rob Dahm Takes Us to Tuning School With His 600-Horsepower Rotary Corvette
Rob Dahm Takes Us to Tuning School With His 600-Horsepower Rotary Corvette

3 Dec 2021, 00:16 UTC / Building and tuning custom cars is never easy and Rob Dahm shows us what it takes to get a turbocharged rotary motor running in a Corvette

 
Hot Wheels RX-7 Gets 4-Rotor Upgrade, Looks Like Rob Dahm's Car
Hot Wheels RX-7 Gets 4-Rotor Upgrade, Looks Like Rob Dahm's Car

1 Dec 2021, 20:32 UTC / Diecast tuning is a relatively new form of art and it requires a great deal of skill and patience. And someone just built a replica of a famous 4-rotor RX-7!

 
Rare Mazda RX-8 Is Up for Grabs, Might Set a New Record
Rare Mazda RX-8 Is Up for Grabs, Might Set a New Record

1 Dec 2021, 17:06 UTC / While Mazda RX-7 prices are still rising, it seems like the trend is affecting the newer RX-8 too. And the rarer models are the first ones to the party

 
Rotary-Powered Mazda RX-8 Gets a Digital Facelift, Sends Out Mazda6 Vibes
Rotary-Powered Mazda RX-8 Gets a Digital Facelift, Sends Out Mazda6 Vibes

30 Nov 2021, 12:52 UTC / Patent images and trademarks suggest that Mazda might be bringing back the RX sports car, but should we get excited about it?

 
An Unspoken Truth About Project Cars - They Can Ruin You If You Are Not Prepared
An Unspoken Truth About Project Cars - They Can Ruin You If You Are Not Prepared

21 Nov 2021, 16:47 UTC / Owning a project car may seem like a world of fun, but it could also mean financial ruin. This story should make you think twice before getting one

 
Tuned Mazda RX-7 Drag Races Ferrari 458, All Efforts Are in Vain
Tuned Mazda RX-7 Drag Races Ferrari 458, All Efforts Are in Vain

7 Nov 2021, 14:28 UTC / This drag race is about to reveal how much horsepower a 1992 Mazda RX-7 needs in order to keep up with a slightly tuned Ferrari 458

 
Assetto Corsa 1990 F1 Car Gets Strange New Engine, Sounds Like 700 Bees
Assetto Corsa 1990 F1 Car Gets Strange New Engine, Sounds Like 700 Bees

4 Nov 2021, 21:49 UTC / Mixing LeMans and Formula 1 technology can lead to unexpected results. The light F1 chassis gets subjected to wide-open throttle treatment from a 4-rotor engine

 
1/64 Scale Mazda RX-3 Flaunts Insane B18 Bimoto Swap, Too Bad It's Not Real
1/64 Scale Mazda RX-3 Flaunts Insane B18 Bimoto Swap, Too Bad It's Not Real

1 Nov 2021, 21:09 UTC / Have you ever seen a Mazda RX-3 with two engines before? Add the fact that we're talking about Honda B18 units, and it all becomes even more insane.