History of Mazda

At Royal Moore Mazda, we couldn't be more proud to offer vehicles from the diverse, innovative lineup by Mazda - one of the most fascinating automakers in the industry. Here is just a sample of Mazda's rich history:


·         1967: Mazda builds the first-ever rotary vehicle, the 110S Cosmo Sport

·         1970: Mazda Motor of America is established, and vehicle sales in the U.S. begin

·         1973: The RX-3 model becomes the first in the world to pass strict new U.S. standards for regulating exhaust emissions

·         1977: The "Great Little Car" gets its debut.

·         1980: The front-wheel-drive Mazda 323 is introduced.

·         1982: Mazda sells their one-millionth passenger car in the United States

·         1984: Mazda's company name changes from Toyo Kogyo Co., Ltd. To Mazda Motor Corporation

·         1989: The Mazda MX-5 Miata sports car is introduced

·         1991: The one-millionth Mazda B-Series Truck is sold in the United States

·         1990s: Mazda wins award after award for the MX-5 Miata as well as other models in their lineup

·         1997: Mazda introduced its "Winged M" brand marquee to the world

·         2000: The Mazda Tribute model is revealed as a 2001 year model

·         2001: Mazda Motor Corporation celebrates 70th anniversary of automobile manufacturing

·         2002-2015: Mazda models continue to receiveupdates and awards


Today, Mazda continues to make headlines by introducing innovative new models, technology and features, year after year. To learn more about Mazda, or to check out any of the Mazda models we have to offer, contact us or visit us anytime at Royal Moore Mazda. We offer an extensive variety of Mazda vehicles and might just have your dream car. Visit us to take a vehicle out on a test drive or receive one of our top-notch services.

Royal Moore Mazda can be reached at 888-775-9443 and is located at 1380 SE River Road., HillsboroOR 97123. Royal Moore Mazda also serves the surrounding communities including Cornelius, Forest Grove, Beaverton, Tigard, and Portland. We look forward to serving you! 

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Royal Moore Mazda

1380 SE River Rd.
Directions Hillsboro, OR 97123

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