Archive for the ‘Safety’ Category

2018 Mazda CX-5 standard safety features

Monday, January 29th, 2018
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If you’re looking for a small crossover SUV that has a long list of standard safety features that will keep you and your family as safe as possible on the road, we’d like to introduce you to the 2018 Mazda CX-5. The 2018 CX-5 comes equipped with a huge variety of advanced safety features, many of which cost extra on most competitors. Interested in learning all about the safety features that come standard on the 2018 CX-5? Read on and we’ll fill you in on everything you need to know!  (more…)

How does Mazda’s Adaptive Front-Lighting System work?

Tuesday, October 10th, 2017
How does Mazda's Adaptive Front-lighting System work

Driving at night can be unnerving as it is, but if your car’s lights aren’t working or environmental factors prevent you from having a good view of the road ahead, it can be downright scary. Luckily for us, Mazda has developed an advanced safety feature to protect us in this exact situation. The Adaptive Front-Lighting System is designed to keep drivers safe while on the road at night, but how does it work? Read on to find out!  (more…)

How does Mazda Smart City Brake Support work?

Thursday, June 29th, 2017
2017 Mazda CX-3 Smart City Brake Support

With all of the high-tech features that are now available on many new vehicles, it’s a good idea to understand how they work and what they are designed to do. For instance, if you are curious about Mazda’s Smart City Brake Support feature, here’s some additional details regarding how it works to help prevent or lessen the impact of collisions. (more…)

How Safe is the 2017 Mazda CX-9?

Thursday, June 29th, 2017
2017 mazda CX-9 safety ratings and features

Although there are several factors to consider when shopping for a new vehicle, safety is among the most important. You want a vehicle that is equipped to keep you safe in a variety of circumstances, such as warning against potential collisions and protecting riders during impact. Fortunately, the 2017 Mazda CX-9 has a wide array of safety features and ratings that speak for themselves. (more…)

How does Mazda Radar Cruise Control work?

Tuesday, April 11th, 2017
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With all of the advanced safety technology now available in cars, many of you may be curious to learn about the elements behind these features and how they work. For instance, here, you can get a better idea about how Mazda Radar Cruise Control (MRCC) functions in Mazda vehicles. (more…)

2017 IIHS Top Safety Pick+ Awards for 3 Mazda Vehicles

Friday, January 6th, 2017
2017 IIHS Top Safety Pick Plus Awards for 3 Mazda vehicles

Each year, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) evaluates vehicles across the industry based on a number of safety tests, This year, three Mazda vehicles–the CX-3, Mazda3, and Mazda6–earned Top Safety Pick+ awards, and here’s why. (more…)

Making Sure Your Tires are Ready for Winter

Tuesday, December 13th, 2016
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When Do I Need to Replace My Tires?

Winter is upon us here in Portsmouth, NH, which means snow and ice are right around the corner. We all know winter weather is unpredictable, to say the least, so now is the time many people begin to prepare their vehicle for the poor driving conditions that follow in winter’s wake. This is known as “winterizing” your vehicle, and one of the most important aspects of the process is making sure your tires are ready to keep you safe and on the road as conditions begin to worsen. But how do you know when you need to replace your tires? How do you know if they’ll last another season or if now’s the time to install a new set? Well, that’s why we’re here – to make sure your automobile is ready for winter and everything that comes with it. (more…)

How Safe is the All-New 2017 Mazda CX-5?

Friday, December 2nd, 2016
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2017 Mazda CX-5 New Safety and Technology Features

The release date of the 2017 Mazda CX-5 is getting closer and closer, especially now that production has officially started on the new vehicle. As you can probably guess, we’re very excited about that here at Seacoast Mazda. And once you hear everything new in the 2017 CX-5, it’ll be easy to see why we’re so excited. Not only does the all-new CX-5 feature a freshly redesigned interior and exterior and a choice between three different engines, it also includes a comprehensive suite of advanced new safety systems. (more…)

What are the Mazda i-ACTIVSENSE Safety Features?

Friday, November 25th, 2016
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Mazda Feature Highlight: i-ACTIVSENSE

Automotive safety has come a long way since the days of seat belts, airbags and, well, little else. These days, in fact, it’s not just the driver that has to worry about keeping everyone in the vehicle safe. Because now the vehicle helps, too. Yes, driver attentiveness and safe driving habits will always be the best way to get to and from your destination safe and sound. But now your Mazda has an active part to play in keeping everyone safe, as well. And that’s thanks to Mazda’s i-ACTIVSENSE advanced safety technologies. (more…)

How Do I Find the Right Used Car for My Teen?

Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016
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Features to Look for in a Used Car for a Teen

It’s every parent’s worst nightmare. Or maybe it will be the best day ever, if you need help running errands and hauling the younger kids around. It’s the day your teen gets their driver’s license. Immediately after they get their license – or, who are we kidding, in the weeks and months leading up to it – they’re going to be begging you to get them a vehicle. And they’re going to want the most stylish, sporty, powerful vehicle on the market. You know, the one with all the bells and whistles and latest tech toys. And maybe they’ve been a great kid up to this point, so you’re going to spoil them a little. Or maybe you’re going to get them a reliable used vehicle for their starter car. If that’s the case, here’s what to look for in a used car for a teen. (more…)