Baseball, Apple Pie, and . . . Mazda? How the Mazda 6 and RX-8 Lost Their Roofs

| January 19, 2017

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Baseball is America’s pastime, but given the success of Japanese players in our major leagues, you may be aware that the sport also is big in Japan. You may not know that Mazda is a major shareholder of its hometown professional baseball team, the Hiroshima Toyo Carp, a team that plays in Zoom-Zoom Stadium and is owned by descendants of Jujiro Matsuda, the founder of the Mazda Motor Corporation.

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Audience Systems is a world leader in the design, manufacture and installation of spectator seating. The company specialises in retractable seating systems and is renowned for high quality and innovation. Audience Systems employs over 100 people worldwide, with headquarters and manufacturing facility in Wiltshire, UK. There are also offices in the USA and Singapore.

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