The cost of a car goes far beyond what you pay for the actual metal, leather and rubber at the point of purchase. Fuel, insurance, maintenance and repair costs, and the…
The redesigned 2014 Mazda 6 seems to show evidence, but also the upside of the company's emotional, uncompromising approach to engineering.
Automakers like Toyota and Hyundai don't care to be reminded, but Mazdas almost always handle and perform better than more pedestrian rivals. Yet typical mass-market buyers don't put much stock in performance, choosing Toyota Camrys and other dull-but-reliable cars by wide margins over Mazda's medal-winning counterparts.
Perhaps counterintuitively, Mazda's?