Mazda at 100 – a History of the Japanese Car Brand’s Logo

Mazda started life on the 30th January 1920, as the Toyo Cork Kogyo Company producing cork for gaskets, insulation, and cushioning material. It was not until 1931 that the first vehicle rolled off the production line – the Mazda-Go three-wheel truck and it was another 29 years before Mazda produced its first proper car – […]
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Electric Car Company Changes Name, Reveals All-New Car

US electric car company Atieva has changed its name to Lucid Motors. As well as announcing a change to its identity, the California-based startup has also revealed a new luxury saloon vehicle. Dubbed “Air”, the prototype car is claimed to deliver a range of 400 miles while also generating 986 bhp. Its lithium-ion battery cells […]
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Naming and Identity Design for Mazda ‘HAZUMI’ Concept Car

The new Mazda HAZUMI concept car unveiled at this week’s Geneva Motor Show foreshadows Mazda‘s next-generation B-segment car, namely, the Mazda2. Like all of Mazda’s new generation models – the Mazda CX-5, Mazda6 and all-new Mazda3 – HAZUMI’s styling direction has been determined by the brand’s current ‘KODO – Soul of Motion’ design philosophy. HAZUMI […]
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