This is Mazda’s first entry into the diesel-powered segment of the mid-large SUV-segment.
The research house expected strong earnings momentum to continue.
The fourth-generation Mazda3 is largely inspired by the Kai concept presented in 2017 in Tokyo.
The Japanese automaker joins a growing number of global automakers who are planning to reduce emissions by producing more gasoline-hybrid vehicles, plug-in hybrids and battery EVs.
The findings were the results of internal investigations ordered at Japanese auto makers by the ministry after improper testing at Subaru Corp and Nissan Motor Co.
Settlement reimburses owners or lessees of Ford vehicles for out-of-pocket expenses while waiting for their air bags to be fixed.
Automakers including Mazda Motor Corp and Daihatsu Motor Co suspended operations at several plants on Saturday.
The carmaker currently imports all vehicles it sells in the US, mostly from Japan and Mexico, and is building a new auto factory in Huntsville, Alabama, with Toyota Motor Corp.
Car companies require new vehicles to be registered by Dec 31 for buyers to enjoy discounts and rebates, reports The Star.
Yasutake Tsuchida says Mazda employs a design philosophy which encapsulates a distinctively Japanese kind of beauty.