Archive for the ‘Mazda6’ Category
What are the performance specs and features of the 2020 Mazda6?
With a new turbocharged engine now available, and other interior and safety features added to enhance the drive, the 2020 Mazda6 is set to take to the streets. This powerful flagship midsize sedan features a new key fob that unlocks your hidden oasis which is the interior of the 2020 Mazda6. What are the performance specs and features of the 2020 Mazda6? Let’s take a look at them together. (more…)
Is Mazda going to keep building diesel engines?
The last few weeks have been particularly exciting for Mazda and its fans. Not only have we learned about a new electric crossover SUV, but we also learned that the automaker will continue its course of technology already in development. So, is Mazda going to keep building diesel engines? Yes, they are. According to articles published by Autocar.co.uk and Autoblog, Mazda will keep refining diesel engine technology for the foreseeable future. We already have confirmation that the Mazda CX-5 Signature will have a diesel power plant and that a future version of the Mazda6 sedan will also use diesel fuel. Let’s see what other information is available at this early stage of the game. (more…)
Will any Mazda cars offer a diesel engine?
There has been a lot of news, rumors and speculation about the future of Mazda engine platforms. Our team of Bert Ogden Mazda in Edinberg product experts have been wading through so much information that we missed a very big clue to something that seems to more based in reality. When the automaker announced they would be bringing a new power plant option to the Mazda CX-5 Signature, a few of the smarter people around us asked, ‘Will any Mazda cars offer a diesel?’ After taking a peek around Mazda’s website, we found our answer. Yes, it appears that Mazda will be eventually offering a diesel engine option on the Mazda6 sedan. Let’s take a few guesses at what we might see. (more…)
Which Mazda vehicles can be used for Uber?
Ridesharing applications, like Uber, have been great for just about everyone who needs a ride somewhere or wants to earn some extra money. If you’re a vehicle owner, you can put your new sedan or SUV to work by having it help you pay some bills. So, if you’re interested in getting into the gig economy, you might be wondering, ‘Which Mazda vehicles can be used for Uber?’ Like a lot of things, there is some good news and bad news. The good news is that most new Mazda vehicles will be eligible to be used as an Uber vehicle. The bad news is that you might not have one in your driveway, yet. Let’s take a look. (more…)
Which Mazda cars have Apple CarPlay™/Android Auto™ near Edinburg, TX
The 2019 model year has been nothing short of revolutionary for the technology available in Mazda vehicles. This technology is changing the way drivers and passengers interact with the vehicle. Among the first questions a customer asks when they get to the Bert Ogden Mazda showroom is, ‘Which Mazda cars have Apple CarPlay™/Android Auto™ near Edinburg, TX?’ Whether someone is looking for a new hatchback or sedan, there are several options that they can choose from. Most trims of the 2019 Mazda3 sedan and hatchback as well as the 2019 Mazda6 offer the smartphone capability. Let’s take a look at what options are available to tech-savvy buyers. (more…)
IIHS Scores for the 2019 Mazda6
A few days ago, the Bert Ogden Mazda Blog brought you some news about how the 2019 Mazda6 ranks among the easiest vehicles for installing a child’s car seat. Today, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety dropped some insights into how the rest of the sedan can protect every passenger. The IIHS scores for the 2019 Mazda6 place the sleek and responsive vehicle in the top tier of its class with its latest Top Safety Pick award for models using specific headlights. This isn’t an award that the IIHS hands out freely and there are a lot of vehicles on the market that can’t make this claim. Let’s take a look at what sets the 2019 Mazda6 apart from its competition. (more…)
Is it easy to put car seats in the 2019 Mazda6?
There is an infinite number of joys to be found in being a parent. Almost nobody would say installing car seats in the backseat of a vehicle is found on that list. However, some vehicles make it easier than others. So, is it easy to put car seats in the 2019 Mazda6? According to some recently released information from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, the new Mazda6 certainly ranks pretty high in the narrow category. The IIHS has been releasing important information about passenger vehicles for several years now with a focus on crash testing. However, knowing that it will be more convenient to safely install car seats for kids should really be a game-changer for Bert Ogden Mazda Edinburg customers. (more…)
2019 Mazda6 Performance and Efficiency Specs
The 2019 Mazda6 is the latest version of the automaker’s flagship sedan and it’s now available at the Bert Ogden Mazda showroom. We got a look at a few changes Mazda is making for its sedan platform a little a while ago. But now that the sleek and stylish sedan has finally arrived at our showroom, our product experts finally got a closer look at the 2019 Mazda6 performance and efficiency specs. For yet another model year, the Mazda6 is available with a pair of engine equipment options, both of which very confidently split the difference between performance output and fuel economy. If you’ve been doing some window shopping for a new vehicle, let’s take a look at what you’ll be getting with the new 2019 Mazda6. (more…)
Is it illegal to text-and-drive in Texas?
It seems like every generation of drivers has their pet peeves. For the 21st century, seeing someone looking at their smartphone and not the road is likely at the top of most peoples’ lists. Even with all of the focus on trying to break bad distracting driving habits today, we still occasionally get asked, ‘Is it illegal to text-and-drive in Texas?’ Well, as of Sept. 1, 2017, yes, it is. It might seem like the Bert Ogden Blog is a little late to the party, but this question comes up so much in the showroom and out in the world, that we thought we’d do our part to try to get accurate information out there to prevent a traffic ticket — or worse. (more…)
What is being changed with the 2019 Mazda6?
If it seems like we’ve been ignoring the flagship Mazda6 sedan, it’s not because the Bert Ogden Mazda Blog isn’t still in love with it. We’ve been begging everyone we can think of for news about the new model but there has not been much to share. Finally, the automaker released a little glimpse at what is being changed with the 2019 Mazda6. Currently, available information says that the updated 2019 version of the Mazda6 will be delivered during April 2019. Additionally, Mazda has announced the basic pricing structure for the sedan as well as given us a look at some important technological changes. Let’s take a look at what we’ll see later this month when the new Mazda flagship sedan is finally delivered. (more…)