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  • Staying safe on the roads requires skill, confidence and common sense, but unfortunately, many drivers have an overinflated sense of their abilities and as a result put themselves and others at risk every time they head out. Regardless of how much or how little experience you may have there is always room for improvement and the following are some of the easiest and most effective ways to become a better driver this year. Set it up right The position of your driver’s seat can go a long way towards keeping you safe, so take a minute or two to make ...

  • Winter is finally over for another year which means it is time to give your beloved Mazda some much-deserved and long-awaited TLC. The secret to an effective spring clean is taking the time to focus on even the smallest details; for best results, keep the following tips in mind. Bath time! Wash away all that dirt, mud and salt that has accumulated on your vehicle over winter; otherwise, it will only be a matter of time before rust starts to develop. Pay extra attention to those nooks and crannies where crud is most likely to build up and don’t forget ...

  • NEW YORK – March 24, 2016 ‐ For Immediate Release The Road to World Car journey ended today with the declaration of the MAZDA MX‐5 as the 2016 World Car of the Year. The winner was announced during a press conference hosted by the New York International Auto Show, Bridgestone Corporation and Autoneum. 2016 marks the 10th anniversary of the partnership between World Car and the New York show, and the third consecutive year that the World Car Awards have retained their ranking as the number one automotive awards program in the world in terms of media reach. Mazda Motor ...

  • Nothing is more important to the overall performance of your vehicle than the quality of its tires which is why it is vital that you know how to tell when it is time for a fresh set. If any of the following signs sound familiar to you head straight to your mechanic as it simply isn’t worth the risk of driving on unsafe rubber. Side wall punctures While minor punctures can often be repaired, if that hole is on or near the side wall of your tire it will need to be replaced because even the slightest weakness in this ...

  • Owning a vehicle comes with a wide range of benefits, from convenience and comfort to personal freedom; however, the true cost of ownership is always more than the sale price itself. Make sure that your next vehicle is one that you can actually afford by carefully calculating the cost of ownership before making the purchase – the following are some of the most important factors to keep in mind. Fuel Unless your vehicle runs strictly on an electric engine you will need to budget for fuel, with larger and faster vehicles always requiring a little extra juice. Keep in mind ...

  • If you are looking for a vehicle that has just as much style as it does substance prepare to meet your new favourite ride, because not only is the MX-5 one of the most attractive vehicles on the road but it provides industry-leading performance, comfort and functionality. Here is a brief look at what many consider to be Mazda’s most impressive release yet. Entertainment The MX-5 is a fantastic example of a truly modern vehicle. Not only does it boast wireless Bluetooth connectivity, MP3 functionality and an audio display screen, but you can control all those awesome functions via steering ...

  • Nothing compares to the experience of driving a new Mazda; however, if you want that fantastic new vehicle to be at its best for long you need to be proactive with how you protect it. Here we will look at some of the many easy ways to keep your new ride running well and looking great for the long haul. Rustproofing Even a small patch of rust can quickly grow into a large and expensive problem, but you can drastically reduce the chance of rust even getting started by having your vehicle protected from day one. While most new Mazdas ...

  • When you are out on the roads it is important that you are prepared for anything, regardless of whether you are heading across town or right across the country. Packing a few key emergency supplies will mean you have the resources you need to deal with any situation that arises and your emergency road kit should include at least the following items. Booster cables First aid kit Flashlight and spare batteries Vehicle jack Spare tire Duct tape < > Hand warmers Extra clothes and blankets Non-perishable food (e.g. energy bars) Fully charged cell phone < > Portable radio Tire puncture ...

  • Mazda has always been extremely proud of its record of safety and performance and it has recently received even more recognition with three Mazdas being named Top Safety Picks by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). Here we will take a brief look at who the IIHS is as well as which Mazdas they have named Safety Picks for 2016. Who is the IIHS? The IIHS is a US based non-profit organisation that is funded by automotive insurers and one of their primary roles is to conduct extensive testing on vehicles to determine their ability to prevent and deal ...

  • Alberta is a great place to be at any time of year but especially during winter, as the mountains, foothills and prairies provide winter highlights like nowhere else. If you are looking to do a little cold weather adventuring this year, the following incredible destinations are all certainly well worth a visit. Lake Louise Regardless of how many times you have been here, seeing Lake Louise in the winter will take your breath away every time. Apart from being a staggeringly beautiful setting with a whole lot less tourists than you will find during the summer, you can lace up ...

  • Winter can be a lot of fun and if your vehicle is prepared to handle the conditions the opportunities for adventure are endless. But regardless of whether you will be heading off-road or just commuting to and from work this winter, safety should be your number one concern. The following tips will ensure that you and your vehicle are ready for anything. Have your vehicle inspected There is no more important time to have your vehicle running smoothly than winter, so have your mechanic ensure that everything is on order ahead of time. Your brakes, heater and defrost will be ...

  • 33 compact crossovers where compared to find out which brand really delivered the best vehicle based on price, styling, fuel efficiency and overall performance. Revolution Mazda is proud to announce the Mazda CX-5 came in first place for the best crossover. The Mazda CX-5 has always been a go to model for our customers and it’s not hard to see why. Every trim level comes standard with Mazda’s famous SKYACTIV TECHNOLOGY which allows the CX-5 to get Up to 26 MPG city & 35 MPG highway add 184 HP with its available 2.5-liter four-cylinder and this seamlessly creates incredible fuel efficiency ...

  • Revolution Mazda is proud to announce that the 2016 Mazda6 has been named one of "Ward's 10 Best Interiors,"   The 2016 Mazda6 has been named one of "Ward's 10 Best Interiors," taking honors among a competitive set of 42 all-new interiors that includes cars, trucks, SUVs and crossovers at all price points.   "When it launched two years ago as a '14 model, we said the all-new Mazda6 was arguably the best-looking midsize sedan on the planet, inside and out," said Tom Murphy, executive editor, WardsAuto World magazine. "   So what did Mazda think when they heard the great ...

  •   As reported on Auto123.com Wait, what? Did Volkswagen seriously cheat in U.S. emissions tests? It sure looks like it. The shocking news is turning the automotive world upside down, and caused the German automaker’s stock to fall 20% on Monday – something that never happened in the last 78 years.  According to Reuters, Volkswagen AG used software for diesel-powered VW and Audi branded cars that deceived regulators measuring toxic emissions. The list includes the 2009-2015 VW Jetta, Beetle and Golf, the 2014-2015 Passat, and the 2009-2015 Audi A3. All of these vehicles will be recalled in the U.S. Basically, ...

  • Mazda CX-5 Compared To The Nissan Rogue There’s such a huge market catering to the buyer’s craze for crossover SUV’s and with so much selection you really can have what you want. So how do you decide with so much to choose from? We want to make the decision process a bit easier for you by doing some simple comparisons and you can decide for yourself what works best for you. The CX-5 is not only the Top seller for Mazda, but one of the top selling vehicles in all of Canada. The Nissan Rogue has grown in popularity and ...

  • Revolution Mazda compares the Mazda 3 with the VW Jetta The Mazda 3 and the Volkswagen Jetta are both competitively priced imports that have been reviewed well and rated in the top 3 by Car and Driver report. The German engineered Jetta starts at $14,990, with 5 trim options, the top trim level starting at $25,990 and 3 diesel trims ranging from $23,890-$28,290. The Hiroshima based Mazda 3 starts at $15,995 has 3 trim levels with the top trim level starting at $25,995. Although the Jetta is a compact, it still has a roomy interior seating 5 with a surprisingly ...

  • CX-5: Rated #1 for a Reason Compact crossover SUV’s have been hitting the market by storm and if you haven’t already heard, the CX-5 is #1 (as rated by the Car and Driver Report)! Rave reviews keep coming in about this excellently priced crossover, and we want to take a minute to boast about this winner. The amazing SKYACTIVE technology is cutting edge engineering that brings together the transmission, engine body and chassis for incredible synergy, giving you an incredible driving experience. With such an amazing driving experience you’re going to want to be on the road as much as ...

  • Article as posted recently by TorqueNews.com   Why 2016 Mazda CX-3 performance tops the Honda HR-V   Crossover mania has reached a fever pitch. Crossovers the size of the CR-V, RAV 4, and CX-5 are now a larger automotive segment than mid-size sedans like the Camry, Mazda6 and Accord. Next up are the sub-compact cute-‘utes. Both Mazda and Honda are out front leading this pack. Honda’s new HR-V is a fantastic car we had the chance to test recently. It has space in all the right places and it will be Honda’s next mega-hit. Mazda’s CX-3 is a real looker ...