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Winter boots for the Mazda 2

Like it or not winter is coming. All season tires are often a compromise in cold weather so I’ve sourced a set of dedicated winters for the best performance. The bolt pattern on the Mazda 2 is 4x100mm which is … Continue reading

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5000kms so far on the 2012 Mazda 2

Well I have just ticked over the 5k kms mark on my 2012 Mazda 2 in the three and half months since I bought it. I’ve driven it solo down into Montana, with the family on several longer highway trips … Continue reading

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1973 Mazda 808 Coupe – now with Rx-7 wheels

FB Rx-7 wheels now on my 808 Coupe!

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Muffler for the 808

When I bought the 808 it had no muffler and last year I put on a old Datsun 210 muffler I had lying around but it was not in great condition. So this year I bite the bullet and bought … Continue reading

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Mazda R100 test drive article from 1969

After posting the Mazda R100 brochure a user on the Auto.ca forum shared this article from the December, 1969 edition of Popular Mechanics. page 1: page 2:

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Mazda R100 brochure

I bought this Mazda R100 brochure at the local swap meet from a lady who’d bought one new back in the day. One of the first rotary engine powered cars sold in North America. click on each page for a … Continue reading

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1972 Mazda 808 Brochure

I found some more 808 related stuff online which I thought I’d share. The North American market 808 related information is quite rare especially for the earlier body style so I was quite happy to come across this. It is … Continue reading

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