Mazda Motor Corporation is a Japanese automotive manufacturer based in Hiroshima, Japan and was founded in January 1920. The first model by the company was Mazda R360 and was introduced in 1960, followed by the Mazda Carol in 1962. Mazda entered US with the single car, RX-2 in 1970 followed by other five model cars like : The compact Familia-based 1200 and R100, the larger Capella-based 616 and RX-2 and the large 1800. The curent Mazda concept cars are: Mazda Hakaze Concept, Mazda Ryuga Concept, Mazda Kabura Concept, Mazda Nagare Concept. Models sold currently in U.S are: Mazda 3, Mazda Speed3, Mazda 5, Mazda 6, Mazda Speed 6, Mazda CX-7, Mazda CX-9 etc.