CMH Mazda Menlyn joined the Mazda Brand 5 years ago and is honoured to be part of this strong brand and legacy that it’s vehicles have in our community. Mazda Motor Corporation celebrated its 100th anniversary of its founding on January 30, 2020.
Approximately 500 people including executives, employees and representatives of workers’ union and affiliated companies attended the ceremony to commemorate the 100th anniversary of its foundation at an auditorium at the headquarters in Hiroshima.
Comments from Craig Roberts the MD of Mazda Southern Africa “An Independent Mazda in SA has allowed us to re-establish and re-ignite the strong heritage and legacy that Mazda and its cars have always had in the South African market. The incredible product that Mazda Corporation continues to produce, and the amazing partnerships we have with our dealer partners and all our stakeholders, have made it possible to continuously grow the brand since becoming independent six years ago. Although Mazda Southern Africa has only been in existence for 6 years, we are proud to be part of the 100 year old Mazda Brand.”
Official comment by Akira Marumoto the Representative Director, President and CEO: “Mazda originated as a company producing cork and then took the path to manufacturing automobiles. Now our cars have found friend with many customers from over 130 countries and regions. We would like to express our sincere appreciation to the customers, dealers, suppliers, business partners and the local cummunity, who have supported us over the years through good and bad times, to whom we owe our 100 years of existance.”