Archive for the ‘Mazda6’ Category

It’s official! Mazda adding smartphone compatibility to 2018 Mazda6

Wednesday, August 1st, 2018
A photo of the new software available for the 2018 Mazda6 on the sedan's touchscreen.

When is Apple/Android smartphone integration coming to Mazda?

At the beginning of last month, we shared an article with you about what the future could hold, in terms of technology, for Mazda owners. Some scattered reports were collected from some of our favorite and most reliable sources on the internet. Today, it looks like the original reports covering that news were right on the money. So, when is Apple/Android smartphone integration coming to Mazda? According to Mazda North American Operations, owners of the certain 2018 models will be able to have the capability added to their existing equipment in September. The automaker will begin shipping models that are already compatible with Apple CarPlay™- and Android Auto™-compatibility starting in November. (more…)

2018 Mazda6 picks up strong crash protection scores for current model year

Monday, July 30th, 2018

How safe is the 2018 Mazda6 in a crash?

Mazda has ushered in a new era in design and technology for the 2018 Mazda6. Some of the most exciting additions to the popular midsize sedan include redesigned seats that are not only more supportive and comfortable but also ventilated on some trims as well as a comprehensive suite of safety systems. It’s the latter of these changes that have made some news that the Gorman McCracken Blog is excited to tell you about. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has released its evaluation for the new sedan. So, how safe is the 2018 Mazda6 in a crash? According to the experts of the IIHS, it’s pretty safe. Let’s take a look at how the Mazda6 can protect drivers and passengers. (more…)

Will your personality match the 2018 Mazda6? Find out quickly.

Wednesday, June 13th, 2018
An overhead photo of the 2018 Mazda6 parked between buildings.

2018 Mazda6 personality quiz

The 2018 Mazda6 is easily one of the most versatile sedans in its class. It is equipped with the latest technology the automaker has to offer as well as hosting one of Mazda’s most impressive powertrains. If you’re unsure if it’s right for you, this 2018 Mazda6 personality quiz could be exactly what you need for that last push. It’s a short and fun quiz that will show you how your personality type will benefit from having the new Mazda6 in your driveway. If you would like to verify the results of the quiz for yourself, make an appointment with a Gorman McCracken Mazda sales professional today to schedule a test drive. (more…)

Mazda changes the way turbochargers deliver power in 2018

Monday, May 21st, 2018
A head-on photo of the 2018 Mazda6 parked in in an alley.

How is 2018 Mazda6 turbocharger different?

In a thankfully bygone era, vehicle buyers had to choose between performance and fuel economy. One of the most exciting trends in the automotive industry class occupied by the new Mazda6 sedan (now available at the Gorman McCracken Mazda showroom), is the implementation of turbochargers to naturally efficient four-cylinder engines. By no means is the automaker the first one to add this feature to its powertrains – but they have changed the way this component delivers power without sacrificing fuel efficiency. So, how is the 2018 Mazda6 turbocharger different? To put it simply, the Dynamic Pressure Turbocharger can spool up faster and at much lower RPM than many competing iterations. Let’s take a look. (more…)

Mazda honors Japanese culture with interior design of new sedan

Monday, May 7th, 2018
An interior photo showing the various upholstery and accent materials used in the 2018 Mazda6.

What kind of accents are used in the 2018 Mazda6?

Now that the 2018 Mazda6 is finally available for sale or lease at dealerships like Gorman McCracken Mazda, the all-new sedan is going to be in a fight for attention in a very strong and popular segment of the automotive industry. To be sure, Mazda engineers brought their best efforts to bear in terms of performance and efficiency, but the manufacturer’s design team had to find new ways to help the Mazda6 stand out from the pack. In order to give the sedan’s top-of-the-line Signature trim grade an especially premium feel, the automaker explored its Japanese roots for the right kind of accents to be used in the 2018 Mazda6. The Sen wood trim will definitely attract the attention of buyers at Gorman McCracken Mazda. (more…)

Gorman McCracken Mazda gives you a heads up on what experts thinks about the new Mazda6

Monday, April 16th, 2018
A rear left quarter view of the 2019 Mazda6 parked in front of a building.

New review videos for the 2018 Mazda6

The actual launch or on-sale date for the 2018 Mazda6 is quickly approaching. However, with all of the changes and updates to the popular sedan, time seems to be passing slowly like we’re kids waiting to open presents on Christmas Day. Since the new Mazda6 was fully revealed to the public at the Los Angeles Auto Show, customers have been clamoring for more information. The Mazda product experts at Gorman McCracken have been doing their best to collect as many assets as they can. Just a few days ago the manufacturer has released a few new review videos for the 2018 Mazda6 from some of the most trusted names in the industry. We want people to be prepared with the best possible information before they arrive at our showroom. Take a look at these videos and let us know if you’d like to have the new Mazda6 in your driveway. (more…)

What will be the mpg ratings for the new Mazda6 turbo?

Wednesday, February 14th, 2018
2018 Mazda6 exterior red parked on street

2018 Mazda6 Turbocharged Engine Fuel Economy Ratings

Mazda has always been a car company committed to providing practical and fun-to-drive vehicles. The latest version of the Mazda6 drew headlines after Mazda decided to offer a turbocharged engine on the 2018 model of the car. Performance numbers and specifications for the new car are now available, including the 2018 Mazda6 turbocharged engine fuel economy ratings. (more…)

Mazda Lineup Cargo Capacity

Monday, January 29th, 2018
2018 Mazda CX-9 and Mazda3 hatchback exterior view of both SUVs

Which 2018 Mazda model offers the most storage space?

Versatility is one of the most important factors car shoppers consider when looking for a new vehicle. Storage space is one of the key factors that help determine which model is the most versatile. The Mazda lineup includes many models that deliver impressive storage potential. So, which model offers the most storage space? (more…)

Video: Take a look at the 2018 Mazda6 debut

Monday, January 22nd, 2018
2018 Mazda6 side exterior view right

2018 Mazda6 Auto Show Debut Video

The 2018 Mazda6 has made its debut. The car has yet to arrive at dealerships, but has already received a significant amount of attention. The car will offer a new turbocharged engine option and multiple updates and features. Take a look at this 2018 Mazda6 auto show debut video to learn more about the new car. (more…)

New Mazda6 Release Date

Friday, January 19th, 2018
2018 Mazda6 side exterior red

When will the turbocharged 2018 Mazda6 be available?

The latest version of the Mazda6 has already drawn significant attention. The newest edition of the car will offer a powerful turbocharged engine. So, when will the turbocharged 2018 Mazda6 be available? (more…)