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Mazda Crossover Lineup Explained
Easily identified by the ‘CX’ in their names, Mazda crossovers have been surging in popularity for good reason. The brand’s line of CUVs offer powerful performance, innovative safety technology, and available i-ACTIV AWD® confidence so you can make it to each destination with complete peace of mind. Discover which is right for you when we analyze the differences between each of the models in the Mazda CX lineup.(more…)
Reading isn’t usually what you think of when you think summer pastimes, but this year as those looking to err on the side of caution opt to stay home. Curling up with a good book is an excellent way to stay productive as you soak up the sun, and you when you visit your local library, you can get all that enrichment for free! Here’s a list of some Memphis-area public libraries where you can browse from an excellent selection of books, magazines and more!(more…)
Summer 2020 Farmer’s Market near Memphis, TN
The events of spring 2020 have put many Memphis area small businesses and local vendors to the test, but this summer local farmers markets are back at it. And this time special social distancing and sanitary procedures have been put in place to help ensure the health and well-being of market patrons across the city. Keep reading for more details on what farmers markets you’ll be able to find for summer 2020 near Memphis, TN.(more…)
Restaurants Serving Easter Brunch 2020 in Memphis
Much like the bountiful feasts of Christmas and Thanksgiving, the tradition of Easter brunch gives us the opportunity to connect with those that matter most. And in a city like Memphis, there’s a number of local eateries open to serve this holiday. From the extravagant to the eccentric, here’s a list of some recommendations for restaurants serving Easter brunch 2020 in Memphis, TN.
Note: Many Atlanta-area Easter events are being canceled in response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Please contact local businesses and organizations for more information.(more…)
Neat Valentine’s Day 2020 Events in Memphis, TN
As Valentine’s Day approaches, the city of Memphis will soon light up with ways to celebrate love. But if the idea of another cliché date night has you yawning, maybe it’s time to get creative. Decorate goodies with your young ones, salsa with your soulmate or get messy with an artsy paint session. If any of these ideas ignite your interest, you’ll enjoy our list of neat Valentine’s Day 2020 events in Memphis, TN.(more…)
What is Off-Road Traction Assist?
Life is made up of destinations, and sometimes your destination might lead you off the beaten path. Drivers shopping from the 2020 Mazda SUV line may be surprised to find a nifty new off-road traction assist button available on most models. But wait– what is off-road traction assist? What does it do? How does it work? How can you get it? We have all the answers for you here! (more…)
How To Change and Replace the Mazda Key Fob Battery
Are you the proud owner of a new Mazda CX-5? Is the Mazda key fob giving you some trouble? If the buttons are not working or the key indicator light does not flash when you start the vehicle, the battery in your Mazda key fob may need to be replaced. Learn how to change and replace the Mazda key fob battery with this quick step-by-step guide and how-to video series. Visit the Gwatney Mazda of Germantown inventory today to upgrade your day-to-day drive in a brand-new Mazda car or crossover! (more…)
Which Mazda models are getting the SKYACTIV®-X engine?
The ultimate goal of the automotive industry is to build vehicles that meet the needs of its owners, can protect them in the event of an accident and do all of that in as a fuel-efficient manner as possible. Mazda has made huge advancements in all of those areas, especially the last of that list. The automaker is currently developing new engine architecture that is reported to offer more performance and better fuel economy scores. It is being called ‘SKYACTIV®-X.’ So, which Mazda models are getting the SKYACTIV®-X? According to an article from the automotive news website, Jalopnik, it doesn’t look like Mazda is ready to put it into production just yet. Let’s take a look at what the article had to say. (more…)
Release date for the 2019 Mazda CX-5
The Mazda CX-5 fits nicely in the automaker’s crossover SUV lineup. Engineers designed the vehicle to offer a lot of usable interior space without being overwhelming to drive. Recently a few additional details about the popular platform were released ahead of the release date for the 2019 Mazda CX-5. In addition to carrying on Mazda’s KODO design philosophy, the 2019 Mazda CX-5 will be outfitted with the latest connectivity technology as well as an array of SKYACTIV®-based powertrains to deliver a unique balance of performance and efficiency. We expect delivery of the 2019 Mazda CX-5 to arrive at the Gwatney Mazda of Germantown showroom toward the end of this year or the very beginning of the next calendar year. (more…)
Is the new Mazda3 getting a diesel engine?
A couple of weeks ago, we brought you news about a potential redesign for the Mazda3, at least for the hatchback version. Today, the automaker confirmed that news and the world will get its first look at the updated hatchback later this month at the Los Angeles Auto Show. The initial presentation will take place on Nov. 28. The Gwatney Mazda of Germantown Blog will be closely monitoring various sources to bring you new photos as soon as we can. There is some more exciting news to report. The new Mazda3 is getting a diesel engine and we’ve learned some of its secrets. We don’t have an exact release date for the new Mazda3 just yet, but it will likely won’t be available before the 2020 model year. (more…)