Production starts for Mazda6

Posted on Wednesday, 23 July 2008 , 20:07:49 byEmil

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Production starts for Mazda6

Mazda begun the production in North American for the brand new 8Mazda6 2009. Two spirited engines: the newly created direct injection I-4 2.5-liter driving the European and Japanese variants of the brand new Mazda6 plus –for extra performance– 3.7-liter V6 from Mazda CX-9, the North American Truck of the Year - 2008.

Gary A. Roe , AutoAlliance International’s president and CEO said at the ceremony “The North American all-new Mazda6 has a special significance for us because it was developed exclusively to meet the needs of the North American market and is being built right here at AAI. Our dedication to build quality cars will ensure the Mazda6 succeeds amid a very challenging sales environment.”

James J. O’Sullivan, the president and CEO of Mazda North American Operations continued, “The midsize sedan segment is crowded with many of the best vehicles from Asia, Europe, and the US. Even under these circumstances, we are confident the North American all-new Mazda6 will be highly competitive.”

Hisakazu Imaki, Mazda’s president and CEO, said “It is an honor to be here at AutoAlliance International to celebrate the North American all-new Mazda6 production kickoff. AutoAlliance International symbolizes the strong cooperative relationship that has benefited both Mazda and Ford for many years. Going forward, we will continue to provide our customers with the highest quality products in order to further strengthen Mazda’s presence in North America. This will bring us closer to achieving the targets of our mid-term Mazda Advancement Plan.”