History of mazda

History of mazda

A Brief History Of Mazda: From Toyo Kogyo To Hydrogen Fuel Cells

How did the Mazda Motor Corporation become Japan's fifth largest producer of passenger cars? We take a look in our Mazda history...
Mazda Cosmo vintage driving in black and white photograph
The Mazda Motor Corporation, named after Ahura Mazda, the chief deity of the ancient Iranian Zoroastrian religion, is the 18th largest automaker in the world and is Japan’s fifth largest producer of passenger cars. The marque is known for its sports cars and sporty passenger vehicles. We take a look at the interesting history of Mazda. Starting as a machine tool manufacturer called Toyo Cork Kogyo Co. in 1920, the Mazda-Go, an autorickshaw, was produced in 1931. However, this was on the eve of the Second World War...
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