Tag Archive | Mazda 626

1987 Mazda 626 at Salvage Auction

The term “salvage auction” probably brings up all sorts of horrible images in one’s mind.  Completely destroyed cars that look as though they’ve been run over by a Caterpillar D9 or perhaps used as Satan’s barbeque grill.  Every once in a while, there’s a diamond in the rough.  Today is one of those days.


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1987 Mazda 626 LX

And here is yet another example of the Golden Age of Hatchbacks for you as I continue to flesh out that idea (full story coming soon, I promise).  Back in the days when many midsized, mainstream cars were available as hatchbacks, Mazda was a niche player like today, but turned out an impressive product nonetheless.

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