Archive for the ‘New Models’ Category

Get a fresh look at both new versions of the Mazda3

Friday, February 15th, 2019
A photo of the rear deck lid on the 2019 Mazda3 Hatchback.

New 2019 Mazda3 walk around videos from the Chicago Auto Show

The 2019 Mazda3 has captured the imagination of everyone working at the Gorman McCracken Mazda showroom. Since the new Mazda sedan and hatchback was unveiled at 2018 Los Angeles Auto Show, our team has been dying to see it up close and learn more about it. We were lucky enough to have a Gorman McCracken Mazda Blog correspondent film a pair of new 2019 Mazda3 walk around videos from the Chicago Auto Show. Final information is still a little sparse, but our far-flung reporter was able to get some good views of both models and we’ve embedded those videos below. You can start the pre-ordering process for either body style today by making an appointment with a Gorman McCracken Mazda product expert today. (more…)

Mazda kicks off successful anniversary celebration in Chicago

Friday, February 8th, 2019
A left profile photo of the 30th Anniversary Edition Mazda MX-5 Miata.

Can I order the Mazda MX-5 Miata 30th Anniversary Edition?

To say the automotive industry has had a positive reaction to the 30th Anniversary Edition of the Mazda MX-5 Miata would be an understatement. Since the limited-run version of the Mazda convertible was officially unveiled at the media-only portion of the 2019 Chicago Auto Show, we’ve been getting a lot of calls from people wondering, ‘Can I order the Mazda MX-5 30th Anniversary Edition?’ Unfortunately, as quickly as those calls came into the Gorman McCracken Mazda showroom, even more calls flooded the North American headquarters of Mazda. In a matter of hours, all 500 special-edition Mazda MX-5 Miata vehicles available for pre-order had been reserved. However, more will be available eventually. This isn’t the first time the automaker has seen such a response to its convertible. (more…)

Mazda teases potential for new crossover SUV with a potentially new engine

Tuesday, February 5th, 2019
A teaser photo of what could be a new Mazda crossover SUV.

Is Mazda going to redesign the Mazda CX-3?

The next four to six weeks could be among the most interesting time periods in the automaker’s recent history. When the Chicago Auto Show opens later this week, Mazda will be showing off the 30th Anniversary Edition of one of its most popular models, the Mazda MX-5 Miata. However, in March, the big time European motor shows begin and there are signs the manufacturer is poised to make another splash with one of its crossover SUVs. So, is Mazda going to redesign the Mazda CX-3? File this under the category of ‘Strong Maybe.’ They have released a teaser image showing what could be the rear lights of a redesigned Mazda CX-3. Let’s take a look at what we know so far, and what we might be seeing in the near future. (more…)

Still looking for gift ideas? We have an entire showroom of suggestions for you

Friday, December 14th, 2018
A stock photo of children sitting on Santa's lap.

Should I ask for a Mazda for Christmas?

Hopefully, you’ve long since submitted your Christmas list to Santa. However, if you’re struggling to fill one out and you’re on the fence wondering, ‘Should I ask for a Mazda for Christmas?’ Everyone at Gorman McCracken Mazda would definitely support you in this kind of gift. There has never been a better time to get behind the wheel of a new Mazda sedan, hatchback or crossover SUV. For the new model year, the automaker has raised the level of standard and available technology across its lineup. Certainly, the Gorman McCracken Mazda Blog is filled with the granular details a buyer needs to see what is available right now and what’s coming next. Take a look at these Mazda videos if you’d like to get a peek behind the curtain. (more…)

Mazda Introduces New Efficiency Technology to SKYACTIV-G Engines

Wednesday, March 21st, 2018
Cylinder-Deactivation in White Lettering on Background Image of Engine Parts

Cylinder-Deactivation Technology Functionality and Information

With the release of the 2018 Mazda CX-5 and the reveal of the 2018 Mazda6, Mazda has introduced new technologies into its engine equipment called cylinder-deactivation technology. This new equipment helps to make Mazda vehicles more efficient and increases fuel economy. But, how does this system work? Read on to find out about cylinder-deactivation technology functionality and information.


What Changes did the 2018 Mazda3 Introduce for its new Model Year?

Wednesday, March 21st, 2018
2018 Mazda3 Rear End View in Red

2018 Mazda3 vs 2017 Mazda3 Comparison

The Mazda3 is an iconic midsize sedan. Always innovative and always fun to drive, the Mazda3 has a following in the automotive market, and it’s easy to see why. With the introduction of a new model year, we’re taking a closer look at what changes took place for 2018. Take a look at our 2018 Mazda3 vs 2017 Mazda3 comparison to see what updates and upgrades were introduced for 2018.


What Trim Levels Does the 2018 Mazda CX-5 Offer?

Wednesday, March 21st, 2018
Rear End Close up of 2018 Mazda CX-5 in Red

2018 Mazda CX-5 Model Grade Features and Specs

The new 2018 Mazda CX-5 has a whole host of updates for the new model year. Featuring new technologies, an improved powertrain, and a new trim level lineup, the CX-5 has plenty of beneficial features to offer drivers. Today, we’re going to take a look at the 2018 Mazda CX-5 model grade features and specs so you can see which version of this midsize crossover is right for you.