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    Video: Fast N Furious Mazda RX-7 gets Tokyo Drift all wrong

    We've seen it at car gatherings of all types. Whether it's a big national event or a local coffee shop meet, there is always one guy that believes his car is the fastest on the planet. And he is on a mission to prove to everyone in the crowd by showing off a display of horsepower and skill... or ...

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    Video: Mad Mike Whiddett puts on a pedal clinic in 4-rotor Red Bull RX-7 drift car

    You never know what to expect when Red Bull drift driver Mad Mike Whiddett jumps behind the wheel of his insane 4-rotor Mazda RX-7. This man is known for pushing himself and his car to the limit every time he takes to the track and being a rotary-obsessed native of Auckland, New Zealand, Mad Mike ...

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    Exclusive: Nissan Skyline GT-R now available in U.S. under 'Show or Display' rule

    One of the perks for car guys living here in Canada is our 15 year rule for importing cars not available to this market. If a make or model was never offered here, we are exempt from numerous requirements if the imported car has a build date of at least 15 years ago. The law is well-used by ...

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    Rumormill: Mazda to revive RX-7 in... 2017?

    There is a special place in our hearts reserved for the Mazda RX-7. Its screaming rotary engine made the '80s and '90s a time of high-revving fun. While Mazda continued the rotary with the four-door RX-8, the two are not the same car, and eventually the latter was phased out. The Motor Report is ...

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    Video: This is what a six-rotor Wankel looks and sounds like

    Ah, the Wankel. You magnificent, high-revving feat of unorthodox engineering. Your biggest champion, Mazda, may have left us – at least for the moment – but that doesn't mean some mad mechanics can't rally you and a few friends for a high-horsepower party. The folks over at Pulse ...

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    Official: Mazda builds final rotary engine

    Mark it down, auto enthusiasts. Mazda built its last rotary engine on Friday, June 22. By final, we mean the line that assembled Renesis engines for Mazda's RX-8 sports car was idled, and there are currently no plans to restart its production. Mazda has a long-running history of building ...

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    Tokyo: Mazda RX-7 3rd-gen still draws attention in Japan after nearly 20 years.

    Ahh, the 93-95 Mazda RX-7. What fond memories I had of the car being totally fascinated by its lines and totally terrified by its performance. It was a highly-advanced featherweight that basically had the car world saying "dang, I ain't never seen one of them fancy foreign cars before." A bit on ...

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    Meguiar's Canada sending Quebec car builder to SEMA 2011 (w/video)

    With the age of the internet and social networking we see some sweet online contests that we might miss otherwise. For example, entrants from all over the world took a shot at the Endras BMW Ultimate Blogger contest to score a $65,000 / yr marketing job gaining the Ajax, Ontario BMW dealer mega ...

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    Followup: Followup: Mazda rumoured to use laser-ignition for next-gen rotary

    Autocar is reporting that the next-generation rotary engine from Mazda may turn to a laser ignition system instead of traditional spark plugs. The report supposedly comes straight from the mouth of a shadowy senior engineer within the program. Mazda has been hard at work on the 16X Renesis ...

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    Rumormill: Mazda RX-9 to borrow hybrid tech from Toyota

    u The rotary rumourmill continues to spin about as fast as a Renesis engine at redline (that's 9,000 rpm, for those keeping track). Might the next rotary-powered RX from Mazda be a hybrid? It very well may, if you believe a report from Motor Trend. Lending credence to the story is a 2010 ...