December 16, 2010 by Tycho de Feijter
The Mazda 8 mpv hitted the market yesterday, priced from 219.900 yuan to 249.800 yuan. The 8 is made in China by Mazda’s joint venture with First Auto Works (FAW) in the northeastern city of Changchun. The 8 comes with only one engine, the 4-cilinder 2.3 patrol.
September 20, 2010 by Tycho de Feijter
Mazda will bring the 8-mpv to the Chinese market, it will be made in China by Mazda’s joint venture with First Auto Works (FAW). Two brand new cars were seen in FAW’s factory up north in Changchun. The 8 will likely debut at the Guangzhou Auto Show in December. Engine: 2.3 with 153hp mated to a 4-speed tiptronic gearbox. Size: 4868x1850x1685, wheelbase is 2950. Competition: Shanghai-GM Buick GL8 and Guangzhou-Honda Odyssey.
June 10, 2010 by Tycho de Feijter
Mazda wants a share of the lucrative Chinese mpv market and brings on the Mazda 8. It will be made by Mazda’s joint venture with FAW (First Auto Works). It comes with a 2.3 and a 2.3 turbo. One blue car was spotted near the factory in Changchun.