Archive for the ‘Safety’ Category
Do Mazda vehicles have a rear seat reminder?
Safety has always been a primary concern of Mazda engineers. There are a lot of hazards on the road and our manufacturing partner has done a lot of impressive work to help drivers and their passengers remain as safe as possible while they’re on the road. Every state has special weather challenges they must contend with. In Texas, we have to keep an eye on the temperature – especially in the summer. Every year there are always heartbreaking stories about children who have been left in hot cars. This naturally leads people to ask Bert Ogden Mazda in Edinberg product experts, ‘Do Mazda vehicles have a rear seat reminder?’ That potentially life-saving feature is coming to the automaker’s roster very soon. (more…)
Crash and Safety Scores for the 2019 Mazda3
The all-new and completely redesigned 2019 Mazda3 could easily be considered as an instant hit among visitors the to the Bert Ogden Mazda in Edinberg showroom. Interest in the new 2019 Mazda3 sedans and hatchbacks has been high since the automaker first announced they would be coming to dealerships around the country. The Bert Ogden Mazda Blog has profiled both body styles extensively, but now even more important information has been made available. The crash and safety scores for the 2019 Mazda3 have been published by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, and both versions of the vehicle have earned the non-profit group’s Top Safety Pick designation. Let’s take a look at what the IIHS had to say. (more…)
Hatchbacks with AWD near Edinburg, TX
In today’s automotive marketplace, crossover SUVs get a bulk of the attention. However, when it comes to experience sheer joy behind the wheel, very few platforms can match what is offered by the humble five-door hatchback. It just so happens that Mazda has been building one of the most respected and well-equipped models in this particular corner of the automotive industry. If you are considering all of your options for hatchbacks with AWD near Edinburg, TX, a trip to the Bert Ogden Mazda Edinburg showroom to see the 2019 Mazda3 Hatchback when it’s available will definitely be worth the trip. As we have extensively covered previously, the 2019 Mazda3 Hatchback has been completely redesigned. Let’s take a look at what buyers can expect to see at our showroom. (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…)
What is the Mazda Active Driving Display?
Just about every study on automotive safety comes to the same basic conclusion, drivers are at most risk for a collision anytime they take their eyes off the road. Mazda has taken these results to heart and has developed several systems that take an active role in helping drivers avoid potentially dangerous situations. Even though drivers need to keep their eyes on the road, they still need to know a few important pieces of information at all times. So, what is the Mazda Active Driving Display and what does it do? This seemingly simple piece of technology is a huge benefit for drivers. Let’s take a look at why potential Bert Ogden Mazda Edinburg customers should consider models with this technology. (more…)
How Close Can I Park to a Fire Hydrant in Texas?
Whether you have been driving for years or are just getting started out on the road, there are a few laws and rules about parking that can get a little fuzzy. You might be wondering how close you can park to a fire hydrant. Can you park near a traffic sign? Can you park in areas with no parking signs? This guide from Bert Ogden Mazda Edinburg is going to break down some of the basic rules and regulations about parking in Texas.
2019 Mazda CX-5 Safety Features and Specs
The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has awarded the 2019 Mazda CX-5 the “Top Safety Pick+” designation which is the institution’s highest rating. Since the debut of the CX-5 in 2013, the vehicle has earned multiple awards from the IIHS. In 2013 the vehicle earned the Top Safety Pick award and from 2014 to 2019 it has earned its title as a “Top Safety Pick+” winner. Continue reading to learn about the 2019 Mazda CX-5 safety features and specs that earned this Mazda this top award.
2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata Safety Features
Shopping for a new convertible sports car can have its challenges. There are many to choose from that can offer you the top-down driving experience you want and the performance you desire, but there are very few that can also give you the safety features you need to stay protected while on the road. The 2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata is the most famous and recognizable convertible in the world and it offers you an incredible amount of qualities, including a long list of safety features and innovative active safety technologies. Keep reading to learn more about how the safety features offered in the 2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata have helped give it a top rating in the auto industry for passenger protection. (more…)
2019 Mazda CX-9 Safety Rating
As drivers continue their love for the crossover SUV, auto manufacturers have had to step up their game to be competitive in the popular automotive segment. One of the top automakers that have kept crossover SUV shoppers happy is Mazda. Its top crossover SUV is the luxurious Mazda CX-9. The 2019 Mazda CX-9 is a midsize crossover SUV that offers an excellent amount of passenger and cargo space as well as a long list of technology features and comfort options. The best thing about the new 2019 Mazda CX-9 is its incredible safety rating and a long list of innovative safety technologies. Keep reading to learn more about 2019 Mazda CX-9 and how it has earned its top-notch safety rating for passenger protection. (more…)
2019 Mazda CX-3 Safety Features
The Mazda CX-3 is a compact crossover SUV that offers an incredible list of qualities which is why it has become a huge hit with drivers all over the world. With outstanding versatility and capability as well as roomy passenger and cargo space, it’s easy to understand why it’s become such a big hit with shoppers. The best thing about the new 2019 Mazda CX-3 is that it also offers an amazing list of standard and available safety features that help give it a top rating for passenger protection. (more…)