By on July 12, 2017

Mazda CX-8 interior - Image: MazdaThe Mazda CX-4 is essentially a more style-centric variant of the Mazda CX-5.

But you can’t have it. The Mazda CX-4 is for China alone.

The upcoming Mazda CX-8, meanwhile, straddles the middle ground between the CX-5 and CX-9: smaller than a CX-9, but still roomy enough to squeeze in a third row of seats, unlike the CX-5.

Our interest in the CX-8 was piqued when the right-hand-drive Mazda was seen parked on Chicago streets two months ago. But Mazda wouldn’t budge: this was no sign that the CX-8 was bound for America. Instead, the CX-8 is intended only to serve a purpose as Mazda’s large vehicle in Japan, where the CX-9 is too big.

It seems, however, that the Mazda CX-8 is destined for the export market after all. (Read More…)

Recent Comments

  • dal20402: Two cats, one for each bank of cylinders, at $550 each. Not worth an insurance claim since the deductible...
  • Lou_BC: “Selective environmental regulations have made diesels cost more” I read that over the past 20 years...
  • Lou_BC: Back in the day, a buddy had the stereo stolen out of his truck. He found out who did the thieving. Some...
  • MitchConner: Oh, please. Just because you don’t have the stones to go into a dealer and haggle for a while to get a...
  • MRF 95 T-Bird: I had one that was similar called the Chapman lock. It was on an older car 70 Mustang, before the era...

New Car Research

Get a Free Dealer Quote

Who We Are

  • Adam Tonge
  • Bozi Tatarevic
  • Corey Lewis
  • Mark Baruth
  • Ronnie Schreiber