Head of Mazda of Masamichi Kogay say that for the company return to rotor engines is almost impossible. In interview to the Automotive News edition Masamichi Kogay told that "Mazda" does not plan to let out new models with rotor engines - they simply will not pay off.
The Toyota struck a deal with Mazda Skyactiv to use their engines for the possible replacement of the Yaris (photo). The new subcompact will be built under contract by Mazda in its new plant in Mexico.
The Tesla is becoming a more attractive option than Toyota for some of the usual customers of the Japanese manufacturer. According to a study by IHS Automotive, approximately 15.5% of the buyers of the Model S had previously a Toyota model.