Archive for January, 2019

Get a closer look at the 2019 Mazda3 before it arrives in March

Tuesday, January 29th, 2019

New photos of the 2019 Mazda3 sedan and hatchback

The top brass at Gorman McCracken Mazda has received more details about when the all-new Mazda3 will be available. Our previous post revealed the performance specs for the new hatchback and sedan models, now we know that the vehicle will start arriving in March. In anticipation of its arrival, we’ve decided to publish these new photos of the 2019 Mazda3 sedan and hatchback. Each time a new photo or video comes into our email inbox, we get even more excited to get behind the wheel. We already know it will be more powerful than its predecessor and it will probably offer smartphone integration. But the real payoff will be the first time we send a new customer home in the 2019 Mazda3.  (more…)

2019 Mazda3 will get a major boost in performance output

Monday, January 28th, 2019
An overhead photo of the sedan and hatchback versions of the 2019 Mazda3.

2019 Mazda3 Performance Specs and Engine Information

The Mazda3 has a well-earned reputation among automotive industry professionals. It’s one of several platforms that have been responsible for increasing the automaker’s profile with buyers. Recent developments around the Gorman McCracken Showroom have been centered on the manufacturer’s crossover SUVs. But we’ve finally learned a bit more about the 2019 Mazda3 performance specs and engine information. Drivers can expect the sedan and hatchback versions of the new Mazda3 to be significantly more powerful than previous versions and that the new Mazda3 will rank at, or near the top of both industry segments. The release of this information means we’re getting very close to the vehicle arriving at the Gorman McCracken facility. (more…)

New Mazda technology allows owners to say goodbye to our CDs

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2019
A photo of the touchscreen used by the Mazda CX-5 and Mazda CX-9.

Is there are CD player in the 2019 Mazda CX-5 or Mazda CX-9?

Two of the most popular models in the Gorman McCracken Mazda inventory are the 2019 versions of the Mazda CX-5 and Mazda CX-9. Not only do these platforms represent two of the best examples of performance and capability that have ever worn a Mazda badge, but the two vehicles are also among the most advanced in the crossover SUV segment. As more customers come by the showroom to learn more about our available lineup, our product experts have been getting a lot of calls, emails and text messages from people asking, ‘Is there a CD player in the 2019 Mazda CX-5 or Mazda CX-9?’ The automaker has discontinued its in-vehicle CD player in its top two crossover SUVs. However, that doesn’t mean a drive in these vehicles will be silent. (more…)

Your new Mazda vehicle is covered by a warranty, what does that mean?

Thursday, January 3rd, 2019
A stock photo of a mechanic working on a vehicle.

What is included with the Mazda warranty package?

Mazda has quite a streak going among the rest of the automotive industry. The automaker has been named the “Best Car Brand” by U.S. News & World Report. There are a lot of factors that go into winning this award, not the least of which is how reliable each and every Mazda vehicle is designed to be when it leaves its production facility. As much work as goes into to ensuring that Mazda’s cars and crossover SUVs live up to the manufacturer’s standards, sometimes things don’t go as planned. To make sure owners are protected, Mazda has developed one of the longest-lasting and comprehensive warranties in the industry. So, what is included with the Mazda warranty package? Let’s take a look. (more…)