Originally Posted by sgoldste01
Rochester, NY is in the rust belt too, and I don't know that Mazdas around here are rusting any worse than Subarus. I'll try to be more observant and see if I can detect such a trend.
I do have one point of reference on this topic. My brother, who also lives in the Rocheter, NY area, owns a 2008 Mazda3 that just rolled 100k miles. My brother is nowhere near as meticulous with his car maintenance as I am, yet his Mazda3 has no rust on it.