2017 Mazda CX-3: A space-age blast where space is at a premium

Long and short, I’m not wild about the interior room of the 2017 Mazda CX-3 but I love the engine and the spunk this little devil has when you let it rip on the road. This year’s 2017 CX-3 (where…

Don’t miss out on this 2016 good ‘n plenty threesome: Mazda CX-3, Hyundai Tucson, and Toyota Camry

As those spanking new 2017 models roll into dealerships, don’t side-eye some of the current-year models that are left gathering dust on dealer parking lots. You can still haggle to snag a deal on a 2016, so with this in…

2016 Mazda CX-9 keeps you from leaping into drag with mascara running

It’s a sad day when you realize you’ll soon be selling the hot little convertible roadster for a more practical transportation – with three rows of seats and all. You’ll probably toss back a couple of Shirley Temples to soothe…

2016 Mazda CX-5: A fun-to-drive C.U.V. for your C.U.B.s and more

First and foremost, the 2016 Mazda CX-5 is a fun car to drive, at least at the top of the food chain. I tested the top-tier Grand Touring AWD, which starts at $29,400. All CX-5 engines are 4-cylinder, and this one offers…

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2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata is pure driving pleasure [video review]

When the Mazda MX-5 Miata debuted at the 1989 Chicago Auto Show, it was a sensation. There was a lightweight two-seat, rear-drive roadster inspired by classic British and Italian sports cars, but built to exacting Japanese standards. There was something…

That’s so gay: 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata is the fast and the fabulous

Basically, if you need an affordable sports car/roadster, this is one you should test drive. It’s peppy alright, giving you a low-to-the-ground (sorta) sports car grope grip on the road. Rear-Wheel Drive and a manual transmission are standard, so make…

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2016 Mazda CX-3 Is A More Practical Miata [Video Review]

One of my fraternity brothers just ordered a brand new Mazda Miata – in red – a summer companion to his Prius. I’m jealous; it’s a beautiful car that will give him years of pleasure. But, a Miatas only frolic…

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2016 Mazda CX-3: Perfect For LGBTs With No Reserved Parking

As rents and mortgages in America rocket to the sky, items that used to be considered standard, like off-street parking, now come at a premium, sometimes for as much as $1,000 more a month in some gay hotspots. That’s truly…

First Ride: 2016 Mazda Mazda3 Is Affordable, Easy To Park, Practical

I’ve never been wild about how Mazda names their cars: 2, 3, 5, 6 and 9. No, they couldn’t give us something like the Mazda Meerkat, or the Mazda Moonshot, or even the Mazda Mi Corazon. Instead, we get numbers,…

The Silence Of The Vans: 2015 Ford Transit Connect Vs. 2015 Nissan NV200 Vs. 2015 Mazda5

A “We Let the Dog Decide” Comparison Test Thriller Starring Roxy Hamel While searching for the best cargo van for her other side job as a consultant for the FBI, in which she has become well known for following creepy…