Articles tagged Kenichi Yamamoto

Page 32 of March 1977 archive issue thumbnail Page 32, March 1977

Mazda join the European hatchback war

The Assistant Editor reports from Japan on the first Japanese car designed specifically for the European Market The four main islands of Japan contain 110,000,000 people crammed into an area of 146,000 square miles of which 80% is mountains. Mixed into the dense population areas which consequently ensue on the plains, basins, tableland and coastline are 30,000,000 vehicles, for which there are 35...

Page 32 of February 1982 archive issue thumbnail Page 32, February 1982

Six months with a Mazda RX7

Despite having been with us for nearly a quarter of a century, the rotary engine is still considered by laymen to be a new idea, not be trusted until thoroughly proved in use. Many motoring buffs, on the other hand, dismiss the rotary as another of those blind alleys which litter the history of the motor car The idea, which tire came to the public attention in the mid-sixties with the...


August 2019
100 years, three cars, one epic track test



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