What is Mazda’s i-ACTIV All-Wheel Drive?

From time to time customers enter our showroom, fall in love with a new Mazda and just before they drive off the lot they ask a little sheepishly, “Soo what is Mazda i-ACTIV?” And we tell them: Mazda i-ACTIV is Mazda’s new-generation all-wheel-drive system designed to deliver safety, comfort and increased fuel efficiency. It keeps…

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The 2017 Mazda CX-5: An IIHS Top Safety Pick+

Good. Good. Good. Good. Good. Superior. Acceptable. Acceptable. No, it’s not free form poetry, they’re the results of the 2017 Mazda CX-5’s IIHS safety report! The 2017 Mazda CX-5, received the 2017 Top Safety Pick+, the Industry’s top safety award. To qualify for an IIHS 2017 Top Safety Pick+, a vehicle must earn good ratings…

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The 2017 Mazda CX-9: Safe, Stylish, Smart

2017 Mazda CX-9

Last month the 2017 Mazda CX-9 earned the Insurance Institute of Highway Safeway’s (IIHS) Top Safety Pick+, the highest score the IIHS provides. This recent accolade joins the CX-9’s growing list of praise, including one of Car and Driver’s 10 Best Trucks and SUVs for 2017, as well as making it to Wards Automotive’s 2017…

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Back and Better than Ever: the 2017 Mazda CX-5

2017 Mazda CX-5

By now Mazda drivers are familiar with Mazda’s KODO: Soul of Motion design philosophy, the idea of car and driver existing as one. It’s the philosophy that drives Mazda’s relentless pursuit of achieving superior driver comfort and developing a superior driving experience. It’s the practice of obsessing over details, over every detail, until driving perfection…

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What’s New with the 2017 Mazda6

The Mazda6, long regarded as one of the best vehicles in its class (Consumer Guide Automotive) and a recent finalist for the World Car Design of the Year award, continues to stun with its latest iteration. The 2017 Mazda6 is a head turning midsize family sedan that delivers both an exciting driving experience and a…

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How Mazda’s SKYACTIV-G Engine Technology Works

Mazda is committed to improving the driving experience so their drivers get the most out of each and every drive. By continuously re-examining and refining, Mazda consistently develops new performance technologies. SKYACTIV-G is just the latest product to come out of Mazda’s obsession with details. With SKYACTIV-G, Mazda drivers enjoy significantly improved engine efficiency, which…

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What is G-Vectoring Control?

“When the car and driver are in perfect harmony, driving is fun.” Takeo Kijima, former Mazda program manager. After eight years in development, Mazda’s G-Vectoring Control (GVC) is now a standard feature in all trim levels for 2017 model year Mazda6 and Mazda3 products, and eventually will be a standard feature on all new Mazdas.…

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The New 2017 Mazda CX-5

Why Bay Area SUV Drivers Eagerly Await the New 2017 Mazda CX-5 It’s getting very, very crowded in the “small SUV” — or “crossover SUV” — market, with many auto manufacturers jumping in to capitalize on the popularity of these nimble-yet-versatile vehicles. Fortunately for Mazda, the CX-3, CX-5, and CX-9 family of reliable and stylish…

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Our Dealership’s Favorite Midsize Sedan

One of the reasons I’ve been a Mazda fan my entire life is their dedication to making functional and fashionable cars every model year. Because of how exceptional Mazda is, I have a new favorite year after year after year. This year my favorite is the 2017 Mazda6, a midsize sedan with more features, more…

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