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INVIGORATING DESIGN, CRAFTSMANSHIP AND PERFORMANCE

INVIGORATING DESIGN, CRAFTSMANSHIP AND PERFORMANCE 

The all-new Mazda Mild Hybrid introduces many firsts into an already impressive lineup of SUVs. The CX-90 houses cutting-edge driver personalization technologies with the most powerful engine ever engineered for a Mazda. Each new detail, from available Premium Nappa Leather interiors and the largest ever infotainment display to new i-Activsense safety features, all ladder up to the most exhilarating, connected drive ever designed in a luxury, 3-row Mazda SUV. 

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PRECISION AND PERFORMANCE

PRECISION AND PERFORMANCE

The sculpted curves and bold contours of the Mazda3 makes it a standout in its class, with a refined, human-centric interior that will ignite the driver in you. Our latest Skyactiv engines combine outstanding performance with excellent fuel economy while offering responsiveness and that unique Mazda fun-to-drive feeling.

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DESIGNED TO MOVE YOU

DESIGNED TO MOVE YOU

The MX-5 Soft Top is informed by our human-centric engineering philosophy. From our advanced Skyactiv-Vehicle Dynamics for fuel-efficient driving to our new Kinematic Posture Control (KPC) to stabilize cornering posture, we are refining the classic roadster.

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AWARDS

OUR VEHICLES ARE HIGHLY DECORATED

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THE LATEST AND GREATEST AWARDS WE’VE WON

Mazda continues to impress automotive experts with our distinctive style, stellar safety technology and proven performance. The awards and honours make us proud, but it’s our loyal Mazda drivers who are the real proof we’re building the best vehicles in the world.

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TWO YEARS RUNNING

We like breaking records and our Mazda3 went back-to-back with AJAC Car of the Year awards for 2020 and 2021. It’s the only nameplate to have done this, and to have won the highest honour three times.

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SAFETY IS OUR PRIORITY

We’re proud to have every Mazda vehicle tested earn the coveted 2021 IIHS TOP SAFETY PICK+ award – for the second year in a row.

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EXPLORE OUR AWARDS BY CATEGORY

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CANADIAN CAR OF THE YEAR

The top honour awarded by the Automotive Journalists Association of Canada selects the car that this country’s leading automotive journalists have deemed the best of the best. And we’ve won it more than any other brand.

Automobile Journalists Association of Canada Canadian Car of the Year Awards.

AJAC AWARDS

The AJAC awards are Canada’s premier automotive awards, combining rigorous testing along with extensive on-road evaluations. Top automotive journalists deliver detailed reports based on real driving conditions in this country.

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EVERYTHING YOU WANT IN A CAR

Mazda is the most fun you can have on the road, but it’s also eye-catching design, breakthrough safety technologies and the relentless pursuit of Sustainable Zoom-Zoom, guided by our revolutionary Skyactiv-X engine. It’s no wonder we’re best in class.

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AUTOTRADER.CA AWARDS

Each year, 20 expert automotive journalists evaluate every car available in the Canadian market – more than 350 vehicles – based on 20 different criteria. Criteria varies for each class of vehicle, so a luxury car won’t be penalized on price, and a minivan won’t be judged heavily on its exterior or style.

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CAR GUIDE AWARDS

Car Guide’s Best Buy Awards are selected by members of the editorial staff, who looked at all the new models from the auto industry and considered several aspects including innovation, performance and overall quality. Car Guide awards include a Best Car and Best SUV of the Year but also popular categories like Best Urban Crossover, Best Compact Car and Best Sports Car.

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J.D. POWER AWARDS

One of the most prestigious awards in the automotive world, J.D. Power has long singled out and recognized Mazda as a leader in engine performance, design and dependability.

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SUPERIOR SAFETY FEATURES

Mazda is committed to driver safety and accident prevention with advanced technologies like i-Activsense that help drivers recognize potential hazards and avert collisions.

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IIHS SAFETY AWARDS

Drivers rely on the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety’s highly regarded vehicle ratings to choose their next vehicle. All tested Mazda vehicles have won its highest award, the TOP SAFETY PICK+.

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INCLUSION

We don’t design cars for just one kind of person. We’re proud that Mazda drivers reflect the diversity of the planet. People of every size, age and ability love the Zoom-Zoom factor and are loyal Mazda drivers. Because inclusion is built into every car we make.

RESPECT FOR PEOPLE
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WOMEN’S WORLD CAR OF THE YEAR

Awarded since 2009 by a panel of women automotive journalists from 37 countries, this unique award judges vehicles for their performance, design and safety features, but also reflects the priorities and preferences of women drivers.