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MAZDA RECORDS BEST MAY SALES IN 18 YEARS

                   MAZDA RECORDS BEST MAY SALES IN 18 YEARS

PR Newswire

IRVINE, Calif., June 3, 2014

IRVINE, Calif., June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mazda North American Operations
(MNAO) today reported May U.S. sales of 29,731 vehicles, representing an
increase of 22.5 percent versus last year. Year-to-date sales through May are
up 6.4 percent versus last year, with 130,223 vehicles sold.

Mazda North American Operations is headquartered in Irvine, Calif., and
oversees the sales, marketing, parts and customer service support of Mazda
vehicles in the United States and Mexico through nearly 700 dealers.
Operations in Mexico are managed by Mazda Motor de Mexico in Mexico City. For
more information on Mazda vehicles, including photography and B-roll, please
visit the online Mazda media center at www.mazdausamedia.com.

"Despite the economy being anyone's guess these days, with GDP down and
durable goods orders off, we see consumer confidence looking strong and
shoppers turning into buyers, and the proof of this is the results we saw
across the industry with May sales," said Ron Stettner, VP, Sales for MNAO.
"At Mazda, Memorial Day was huge for us, and we feared a slowdown toward the
end of the month that never happened."

Key May sales notes:

  oMay of 2014 proved to be the bestMay of Mazda3 sales in four years (2010)
    with 10,682 vehicles sold and an increase of 19.6 percent YOY.
  oMazda6 sales continued the record May performance marking the best May in
    eight years (2006) with 5,461 vehicles sold, representing an increase of
    38.5 percent YOY.
  oMazda CX-5 sales resulted in the best May ever with 9,291 vehicle sold, an
    increase of 30.3 percent YOY.
  oMazda's SKYACTIV^® TECHNOLOGY accounted for 85.6 percent of total sales in
    the month of May.
  oMazda's Certified Pre-Owned (CPO) sales reported May sales of 3,661
    vehicles, up 17.9 percent YOY. Year-to-date sales through May are up 18.0
    percent with 17,194 vehicles sold.

Mazda Motor de Mexico (MMdM) reported May sales of 3,332 vehicles, up 15.0
percent versus May of last year. This is the best ever May and the 16^th
consecutive month of YOY growth for MMdM.

Mazda North American Operations is headquartered in Irvine, Calif., and
oversees the sales, marketing, parts and customer service support of Mazda
vehicles in the United States and Mexico through more than 700
dealers.Operations in Mexico are managed byMazdaMotor de Mexico in
MexicoCity.

          Month-To-Date                      Year-To-Date
          May    May    %         % MTD    May     May     %         % YTD
          2014    2013    Change    DSR      2014     2013     Change    DSR
Mazda2    1,294   791     63.6%     57.5%    5,854    4,851    20.7%     20.7%
Mazda3    10,682  8,935   19.6%     15.1%    43,324   45,135   (4.0)%    (4.0)%
Mazda5    871     827     5.3%      1.4%     6,523    8,255    (21.0)%   (21.0)%
Mazda6    5,461   3,944   38.5%     33.3%    22,125   17,828   24.1%     24.1%
MX-5      530     672     (21.1)%   (24.1)%  2,251    2,519    (10.6)%   (10.6)%
Miata
RX-8              -       N/A       N/A      1        1        0.0%      0.0%
CX-5      9,291   7,128   30.3%     25.5%    42,332   31,199   35.7%     35.7%
CX-7      -       1       (100.0)%  (100.0)% -        1        (100.0)%  (100.0)%
CX-9      1,602   1,972   (18.8)%   (21.8)%  7,812    12,657   (38.3)%   (38.3)%
Tribute   -               N/A       N/A      1        -        N/A       N/A
Total
Vehicles
CARS      18,838  15,169  24.2%     19.6%    80,078   78,589   1.9%      1.9%
TRUCKS    10,893  9,101   19.7%     15.3%    50,145   43,857   14.3%     14.3%
TOTAL     29,731  24,270  22.5%     18.0%    130,223  122,446  6.4%      6.4%
MEMO:
IMPORT    18,836  15,172  24.1%              99,584   60,761   63.9%
CAR
IMPORT    10,893  9,101   19.7%              50,144   43,857   14.3%
TRUCK
IMPORT    29,729  24,273  22.5%              149,728  104,618  43.1%
TOTAL
DOMESTIC  2       (3)     (166.7)%           6,275    33,850   (81.5)%
CAR
DOMESTIC  -       -       N/A                1        -        N/A
TRUCK
DOMESTIC  2       (3)     (166.7)%           6,276    33,850   (81.5)%
TOTALS
Selling   27      26                         102      102
Days

Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20131205/MM28870LOGO

SOURCE Mazda North American Operations

Website: http://www.mazdausa.com
Contact: Nick Beard, Mazda North American Operations, 949-727-6567, or Eric
Booth, Mazda North American Operations, 949-727-6144
 
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