Archive for the ‘Safety’ Category
Safety tips for new teenage drivers
There is nothing quite like that first feeling of freedom that goes with getting one’s driver’s license. It’s a pretty important milestone in most young people’s lives. On the other side of the equation are parents who are not only proud but also profoundly worried – if not actually scared that their children are venturing out into the world. We also understand this apprehension as well. The team of product experts working at the Gwatney Mazda of Germantown showroom did a little research to come up with a concise list of the best safety tips for new teenage drivers. Never hesitate to reach out to us if there is anything we can help you with. (more…)
How does the Mazda CX-5 alarm work?
You have worked hard to take your Mazda CX-5 home from the Gwatney Mazda of Germantown showroom. You curbed your unnecessary spending to save up for the down payment and you probably did hours and hours research before settling on the Mazda two-row crossover SUV. It’s only natural you will want to protect your investment. It’s not terribly uncommon for customers to ask our product experts, ‘How does the Mazda CX-5 alarm work?’ This is such an important piece of information that we thought it would be beneficial for us to lay out a step-by-step process. If you need more help or would like to see the vehicle’s anti-theft system in action, stop by our showroom today. (more…)
What is the Mazda Active Driving Display?
Mazda has a wonderful new technology available in many of its cars called the Active Driving Display. What is the Mazda Active Driving Display? Essentially, it’s a heads-up display that can provide all sorts of relevant information. Not only will it tell you how fast you’re going, but it will also tell you what your cruise control is set at, navigation directions, and more. (more…)
Mazda AWD System Functionality and Availability
The Mazda AWD system is the highly-praised i-ACTIV® All-Wheel Drive system. This sophisticated piece of performance equipment helps to increase traction and make handling more precise, even when the roads get a bit tricky. We’re going to take you through the Mazda AWD system functionality and availability. Take a look and see if this is a feature you want in your next Mazda vehicle.
Top 5 Tips for Traveling with Pets
We love our furry companions, but often traveling with them can be a bit of a challenge. Long road trips require preparation, especially if we are going to bring our pets with us. We’re going to help make this process easier by detailing our top 5 tips for traveling with pets. Take a look and then hit the road!
2018 Mazda6 Driver-Assistive Technoloy Features
The 2018 Mazda6 introduces a variety of new technologies to its lineup. One of the most significant additions comes in the way of a 360-degree surround view monitor. We’re going to learn how this attribute of the 2018 Mazda6 driver-assistive technology features works. Read on to find out the inner workings of this smart technology.
Mazda TPMS Functionality and Information
Proper tire inflation is one of the most important parts of your vehicle’s overall health. Mazda vehicles make it easy to know if your vehicle’s tires are properly inflated with its Tire Pressure Warning System that is found in all Mazda vehicles. But just how does this system work? We’re detailing the Mazda TPMS functionality and information, so you can see the ins and outs of this technology.
Mazda CX-3 vs Mazda CX-5 vs Mazda CX-9
When you’re shopping for your next crossover or SUV, you have a ton of options at your disposal. Once you’ve narrowed down which make you prefer, then you have to decide the model. The Mazda brand has three models in its crossover and SUV spectrum. These are the Mazda CX-3, the Mazda CX-5, and the Mazda CX-9. We’re going to compare these vehicles to help you choose which model is best-suited to your needs.
Mazda Safety Equipment and Driver-Assistive Technologies
The Mazda i-ACTIVSENSE suite of safety features is designed to keep drivers and passengers safer while out on the road. This bundle of driver-assistive features is innovative and responsive, promoting defensive driving and alertness while out and about. We’re going to walk you through the entire lineup of Mazda safety equipment and driver-assistive technologies. Take a look!
Warning and Information Light Specifications from Mazda
Imagine you’re driving down the road and you see a warning light pop up. You want to be sure you react properly to the warning light, pull over if necessary and take your vehicle in for inspection if required, but how are you to know what each individual light signifies? We’re going to detail the warning and information light specifications from Mazda.