Mazda To Ditch Spark Plugs

The folks at Mazda have announced a new internal combustion announcement engine for their upcoming vehicles. Known as the Skyactiv-X, the gas-burners will use a spark plug-less method of ignition known as Spark Controlled Compression Ignition.

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Mazda Announce Diesel, Don’t Mention Cheating

Years ago already Mazda had announced that they were developing their own diesel engine. Announcements about breakthroughs in weight reduction and compression were made but eventually the fanfare faded.  Continue reading “Mazda Announce Diesel, Don’t Mention Cheating”