Category Archives: Mazda Technology

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How to use the Mazda Navigation System

Mazda has a lot of comfort and convenience features in each of their models, which is one reason the esteemed automaker is finally getting the recognition they deserve. Today we’re going to take you through a brief tutorial of the Mazda Navigation System with a short video taken from Mazda’s YouTube account. You’ll learn just how easy it is to use, so if you have two minutes to spare, check it out! Read the rest of this entry >>


SKYACTIVE TECHNOLOGY Will Make You One with the Road


In this days and age car manufacturers are doing everything they can to distance themselves from the competition. It’s an intelligent idea, but only so many original ideas can be produced before they start resembling those that have already been thought of. Mazda seems to have uncovered the jewels: they’ve incorporated high-quality material and features in their vehicles while providing them at a low cost and maximizing fuel efficiency. That’s quite a mouthful, so we’ll start with the groundwork: Mazda SKYACTIV TECHNOLOGY. Read the rest of this entry >>

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How to Adjust Mazda’s Active Driving Display Settings

Mazda is dedicated to making driving safer and more convenient by designing features that can help with the everyday task of driving. To help with distractions Mazda has created its Active Driving Display feature. To keep our attention on the road, the Active Driving Display projects important information right in front of the driver. Interested in learning more? Keep reading to find out how to adjust Mazda’s Active Driving Display settings right here.   Read the rest of this entry >>

The Legend Of The Wankel

What Is A Mazda Rotary Engine?

Sometimes, in order for something to be interesting or cool, it just has to be different. It doesn’t have to be superior or better looking. Different is all it takes. That is the case with the rotary engine. You won’t be able to notice a difference on a test drive, but the engineering behind it is very unique. Mazda doesn’t use this type of engine in its cars anymore, but it is still a heated topic among car enthusiasts. What is a Mazda rotary engine? Read the rest of this entry >>

mazda lane departure warning

How Does Mazda’s Lane Departure Warning System Work?

Active safety technology is extremely popular on vehicles today. Designed to help prevent accidents, many automakers offer various active safety features or an active safety package which allows customers to purchase a vehicle with the active safety features that they want. Mazda offers many active safety features from lane keep assist, blind spot monitoring, radar cruise control and lane departure warning.   Read the rest of this entry >>

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2017 Mazda CX-5 Engine and Performance Specs

Is the 2017 Mazda CX-5 Getting a Diesel Engine?

Mazda recently revealed its fully redesigned 2017 CX-5 which received a bolder high-end exterior design, a new body color and an interior designed to appease all passengers. For the new model year, the 2017 CX-5 will also be receiving an all-new engine option. Alongside the SKYACTIV-G 2.0 and SKYACTIV-G 2.5 direct-injection gasoline engine options, Mazda will be offering its first diesel engine model in the North American market. Read the rest of this entry >>

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What is Mazda I-ACTIVSENSE?

I-ACTIVSENSE Active Safety Features

What is Mazda i-ACTIVSENSE? Mazda’s i-ACTIVSENSE is an umbrella term that the automaker uses to cover a series of advanced safety technologies developed in line with Mazda proactive safety. I-ACTIVSENSE  includes active safety features that support safer driving by helping the driver to recognize potential hazards. The pre-crash safety technologies help to avoid collisions or reduce their severity in they are unavoidable. Here are some of the main active safety features that Mazda offers and how they each work.   Read the rest of this entry >>