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Mazda launches race-inspired special editions

Mazda’s race-inspired limited edition roadster. MAZDA has introduced two new ‘Black Limited Edition’ models which have inspired by its 275bhp Mazda MX-5 GT racing car which is currently competing in the 2011 Britcar Production GTN Championship. The special editions are a Mazda MX-5 Sport Black and a Mazda2 Black which together bring a darker edge […]

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Historic racers on track at Goodwood Festival of Speed

Mazda’s 1991 Le Mans-winning 787B is to return to the track at this weekend’s Goodwood Festival of Speed. THE famous Festival of Speed takes place at Goodwood this weekend, with all sorts of iconic cars, past and present, thrilling visitors with sprints up the legendary hill. This famous event has grown in popularity in recent […]

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Mazda UK team revs up for international ice race

DRIVING rear-wheel-drive Mazda MX-5′s on ice may not be everyone’s idea of fun – but racing them? That is what wheelworldreviews.co.uk’s editor David Hooper is doing this week, driving for Mazda UK against journalists from Mazda’s other European markets in an international race in northern Sweden. Joining a team of British journalists who write for […]

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Testing, testing – Mazda MX-5s are back on track

AS the MX-5 marks its 20th anniversary, wheelworldreviews Editor DAVID HOOPER joins the Mazda UK race team for a two-day test as it prepares for its first race in the Britcar Championship. Kart racer Jade Paveley and David Hooper with the MX-5s in the pit lane at Croft. THE world’s favourite sports car is 20 […]

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Mazda MX-5s in Britcar 24-hour challenge

Mazda UK’s MX-5 mixing it with the big boys on track at Silverstone. After racing for Mazda UK at Snetterton in July, wheelworldreviews editor DAVID HOOPER reports on how the team fared in the main event – the Britcar 24-Hour race at Silverstone, against purpose-built rivals. A look at a busy track from inside the […]

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