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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New partnership to develop the engineers of the future

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Charging into the future

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Infrastructure Policy Watch: UK government reviews road and rail development policy

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The UK’s Secretary of State for Transport, Grant Shapps MP, has announced a full review of the National Policy Statement (NPS) for national networks covering major roads and rail. NPSs outline the UK government’s strategic policy intent for infrastructure development and are used as part of the planning system to determine if a proposed project should be granted development consent. The review aims to bring the national networks NPS in line with commitments to achieve net-zero emissions by 2050. The secretary of state said: "The current National policy statement (NPS) on national networks, the government’s statement of strategic planning policy for major road and rail schemes, was written in 2014 – before the government’s legal commitment to net zero, the 10-point plan for a green industrial revolution, the new sixth carbon budget and most directly the new, more ambitious policies outlined in the transport decarbonisation plan."

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