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Classic Charm: A Journey Through the Mazda Eunos Roadster’s Timeless Appeal

This is a series of articles in which we ask Aisaki Sasaki, a 19-year-old female racing driver who loves old cars, to actually drive an old car and give us her impressions from a young person's fresh perspective. This time, we will be looking at Japan's world-class convertible hit, Mazda's first generation NA model "Eunos Roadster".

The Evolution of Elegance: A Model Ayaka’s Transformed Mazda ‘RX-8’

Aya Kuwata is not only a model but also a multi-talented TV personality and actress. She is a well-known car enthusiast in the industry and this year she is also a D1 image girl. She is popular for her slender body and elegant appearance. Her favorite car is a fully aerodynamic Mazda RX-8. Let's take a closer look at her favorite car.

Decade of Refinement: Uncovering the Unusual Minor Changes in Mazda’s ‘Roadster’

Ten years after its introduction, the Mazda Roadster has undergone an electronic platform renewal. Various improvements have been made, including redesigned headlights, a modern large monitor, a new asymmetric LSD, and a new electric power steering system. These improvements further enhance the driving pleasure that is typical of the Roadster.

Rolling Adventures: Inside the World of DIY Mazda ‘Bongo’ and Van Living

On 6-7 April 2024, the "Japan's largest collection of DIY Bongos in Minano Town in Chichibu, Saitama Prefecture" (official name undecided) was held at the "Bokurano Minano Base" campsite. We spoke to the owner of a Bongo Van with a cabin-style interior and a hammock, who had created a beautiful site at the event.

Unconventional Charm: Exploring Japan’s Compact Car Revolution

1990s to 2000s, Japan experienced an unprecedented minivan boom, but compact cars were also a new phenomenon, with many different models being introduced by various companies. We look back at some of the cars that unfortunately lasted only one generation, but whose individuality shone through.

Mazda ɛ̃fini ‘MS-6’ Legacy: A Brief Yet Impactful Era

The ɛ̃fini MS-6, which went on sale in November 1991, was released exclusively through Mazda's Anfini dealership, as the name suggests. It was a derivative model based on the company's Kronos and adopted the 5-door hatchback style. Once again, we look back at the catalog of the time.

Van Life Bliss: Tales of Camping and Bonding with Bongo

On 6-7 April 2024, the "Japan's largest collection of DIY bongos in Minano Town in Chichibu, Saitama Prefecture" (official name undecided) was held at the "Bokurano Minano Base" campsite in Saitama Prefecture. We spoke to a couple from the event who were there with their dog.

Beyond Expectations: Rami Sasaki’s Impressions of the Restored Mazda ‘Luce Rotary Coupe’

This project features 19-year-old female racing driver Rami Sasaki, who loves old cars, test-driving a variety of old cars and giving her honest impressions from a young person's point of view. This time, with the cooperation of the Endless 130 Collection in Nagano Prefecture, we took a ride in a Mazda Luce Rotary Coupe.