The 2021 Mazda6 parked on the street.

It’s time to say goodbye to the Mazda6 and Mazda CX-3

Is Mazda canceling the Mazda6 and Mazda CX-3? 

Mazda builds some of the most dynamic vehicles available today. However, as market forces change because of customer demands, automakers must keep pace. Over the last few weeks, we have learned that a couple of high-profile models will no longer be produced. So, is Mazda canceling the Mazda6 and Mazda CX-3? Unfortunately, that appears to be the case. Our manufacturing partner released a statement confirming the demise of the popular sedan and compact crossover SUV on May 21. While we’re still mourning the departure of these vehicles, the future for Mazda vehicles and the people who buy them remains bright and promising. Let’s take a look at a few things you should know about what comes next.  Read the rest of this entry >>

2021 Mazda CX-5 on rain-slicked pavement

Does the 2021 Mazda CX-5 Require Premium Gas?

What Type of Fuel Does the Mazda CX-5 Crossover Take?

Depending on which model you drive, power for the 2021 Mazda CX-5 comes from either the standard SKYACTIV®-G 2.5L or the SKYACTIV®-G 2.5L Dynamic Pressure Turbo engine. The Mazda CX-5 does not require premium gas, but Mazda still recommends using premium 93 octane fuel on models with the turbocharged engine in order to get the best performance. This guide offers a more thorough look at which 2021 Mazda CX-5 trim levels require premium gas and which do not.

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2021 Mazda CX-5 on city street

Pricing for the 2021 Mazda CX-5 by Trim Level

How Much Does a 2021 Mazda CX-5 Cost?

Looking to drive off into the sunset in a premium new compact crossover SUV? A new 2021 Mazda CX-5 crossover can cost anywhere from $25,270 MSRP to upwards of $37,405 for the upscale CX-5 Signature model. The table provided below shows the starting price for each of the 2021 Mazda CX-5 trim levels and package options available here at Bill Alexander Flightline Mazda.

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2021 Mazda CX-30 traversing city bridge

Most Fuel-Efficient Cars and Crossovers Available at Bill Alexander’s Flightline Mazda

New Mazda Models that Get 30 mpg in Yuma, AZ

There’s no such thing as perfect, but any automotive critic would be hard-pressed to find a flaw in the Mazda lineup. The brand is most well-known for its famously upscale interiors and agile handling, but what you might not know is that Mazda vehicles are often among the most fuel-efficient options in their respective classes. We’ve broken it all down for you in this overview of the most fuel-efficient Mazda sedans and crossovers that get 30 mpg or higher on our lot here in Yuma, AZ.

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MAZDA CONNECT™ center display

MAZDA CONNECT™ Power and Reset Controls

How to Turn Off the Radio in Mazda Vehicles

If you own a newer model year Mazda vehicle, your center display uses a MAZDA CONNECT™ system that is designed to help you maintain focus on the road ahead while seamlessly controlling functions inside your vehicle’s cabin. As intuitive as this feature is, you may need a moment to get acquainted with your system’s controls. This guide from the Bill Alexander Flightline Mazda team covers how to turn off the radio, mute/pause audio, and even how to reset your MAZDA CONNECT™ display if needed.

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Fuel indicator in a car

3 Simple and Effective Ways to Improve Your Car’s Fuel Mileage

Cars remain the most sought-after mode of private transport across the globe. And it looks like it will continue to be the same for years to come. Yet, some may argue that bikes do give them a tough fight. But let’s face it. The sheer comfort and the whole experience of driving that comes with it are almost irreplaceable.

However, as with everything, even cars and the whole car-buying process face a prime challenge – fuel efficiency.

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Mazda CX-5 2021

What are the differences between the new Mazda CX-5 and Toyota RAV4?

2021 Mazda CX-5 vs 2021 Toyota RAV4

Compact SUVs have recently been the favorite hot car in the market. Buyers seeking modern-day features along with convenience mostly turn to these powerful yet compact crossovers. Boasting a beautifully sculpted body and striking interiors, the Mazda CX-5 shines brighter than most of its competitors and is the winner of its fourth consecutive Car and Driver 10Best Award. On the other hand, the Editors’ Choice award-winning Toyota RAV4 has impressive features that target multiple buyers. Here we talk about these two best-sellers – the Toyota RAV4, the fourth best-selling vehicle in the US, and Mazda CX-5, which outsells the rest of Mazda’s lineup.

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2021 Mazda6 parked side view rear

What Exterior Color Options are on the 2021 Mazda6?

2021 Mazda6 Exterior Paint and Color Options Explored

Everything you want and more, that’s what the 2021 Mazda6 offers you! This amazing model has a ton of benefits for you to enjoy, including interior and exterior color options. These color options allow you to enjoy customization and personalization no matter where you go. Continue reading below to see what some of these color options are!

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