Mazda is a famous Japanese automobile manufacturing company that was founded in 1920. The headquarters of Mazda is located in Fuchu, Aki, Hiroshima, Japan. Mazda vehicles are used in different parts of the World and have been successful. Mazda has the main manufacturing assembly in Japan and they also have plants in different parts. The Mazda was founded by Jujiro Matsuda a person interested in spirituality and the name has similarity to the anglicized pronunciation of the Founders surname, 'Matsuda'.
In parts of Japan the name is pronounced and spelt as 'Matsuda', the name of the founder. The word Mazda is derived from Ahura Mazda, the Avestan language name for a divinity exalted by the ancient Iranian prophet Zoroaster, as the source of wisdom, intelligence and harmony. The first vehicle introduced by Mazda is the famous, 'Mazda-go'. Mazda is also a famous and active marque in the sports field. Mazda has used different names in different parts that include: Eunos, Autozam and Amati.