The All-New Mazda CX-5

The all-new Mazda CX-5 has been unveiled for the new year, and it has created a stir in a sense. This particular automobile falls under the crossover category, and it brings many interesting tangibles to the table. Consumers can expect off-road traction, precise steering and a well-polished powertrain. The exterior of this vehicle just so happens to be aesthetically pleasing.

The new Mazda CX-5 is gifted in the tech department. First and foremost, Skyactiv technologies have been introduced to expand the vehicle's fuel efficiency. Radars and sensors are heavily used to 

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Explore the Design Features of the Mazda CX-3

At Ramsey Mazda, the Mazda CX-3 is a popular subcompact crossover that has an appealing design with an array of features. If you're shopping for a subcompact crossover in Urbandale, we think you'll be happy with the CX-3. Let's explore a few of its design features.

The exterior design of the CX-3 adds Soul Red Crystal as a newly featured color. The grille has been redesigned with more depth for a dynamic look, and you can also choose new chrome accents that add smoothness to the exterior. 

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Is it time to replace your tires?

You shouldn't be driving around in Urbandale with bad tires, which is why it's important to keep them in good shape and replace them when necessary. Here are some signs that your tires need to be replaced.

Worn tread

One of the key signs it's time for new tires is tread that's too worn. A simple way to test your tread is to put a penny in the grooves. If you can see the top of President Lincoln's head, it's probably time for new tires.

 

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How to Clean Your Car's Engine

There are only a few steps that you will need to take in order to clean your car's engine. It is best for you to schedule the cleaning on a cool day. Wait until the engine cools before you clean it. You will need to remove the negative terminal from the battery and plastic covers from the hood. Cover the engine control unit, ignition wires and battery with plastic bags.

Use a degreaser to spray the engine compartment. After that, you will need to use a small brush with synthetic bristles to clean the engine. Rinse the engine with…

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It Is Necessary To Find Ways To Reduce Distracted Driving

Driving is something that most of us do on a daily basis, so it is easy to forget just how dangerous an activity it can be if certain precautions are not taken. Ramsey Mazda would like to remind everyone that safety must come first. This includes keeping distractions to a minimum.

One way to reduce distractions is to do whatever it takes to remain focused on driving. You want to reduce contact with anything or anyone that can take your attention off the road. Make sure that you are looking all around you to gauge potential obstacles that might be…

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Benefits of Trading in Your Car

Are you considering getting a different vehicle but not sure if trading it in is a good idea? Have others told you that refinancing is a better choice? At Ramsey Mazda, we want to help you make the choice that best fits your needs and your budget. Is it better to just trade it in? Here are some benefits to trading in your vehicle.
 
• It’s much easier to trade in your vehicle than refinance it.
• Trading in typically gives you tax breaks you wouldn’t have if you sold it yourself.
• You won’t have to deal with costly…
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Mazda6 Exterior Design Features Reviewed

The Mazda6 is a top-selling mid-sized sedan that offers premium exterior and interior looks at an affordable price. For the current model year, the Mazda6 offers a number of unique exterior design features. Here are some of the design highlights that make the Mazda6 so popular.

Rain can seriously impair visibility for the driver. All Mazda6 models come standard with variable intermittent wipers. These wipers allow the driver to adjust the speed of the wipers according to the severity of the rain. To create a cleaner look on the exterior...

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See the Latest Mazda3 5-Door

Today's blog post can help you discover a sporty, elegant hatchback. The Mazda3 5-Door is gracefully shaped, and it currently awaits in our stellar Urbandale inventory. Let's wonder at its design together now.

Mazda paints this dashing model in six gleaming shades. We love Soul Red Crystal Metallic at Ramsey Mazda. You may be more partial to Polymetal Gray Metallic. In any shade, the Mazda3 5-Door is quick, and its color spectrum's tones shine deeper than the average mass-produced vehicle's paint job.

 

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Drive Straight in the Mazda MX-5 Miata

The Mazda Miata at Ramsey Mazda is one of the preferred vehicles because it makes driving a lot easier with the features that are designed to help you according to the traffic conditions. The Mazda MX-5 Miata is just the vehicle that you can rely on with a ton of standard and available features that you can enjoy.

One of the areas that the Mazda MX-5 Miata is going to help with your driving is when it comes to your lane. There are times when you may drift outside of your lane. The Miata has the Lane Departure Warning which…

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Winter Car Care Is Essential

Winter is coming, now where is your owner’s manual? Yes, it would help if you took care of that car right away because the freezing season is rarely kind. Some steps are unavoidable when it comes to wintertime car care.

Not surprisingly, the cooling system requires attention. Just as you should change your oil and the air filter, consider it wise to get rid of the old coolant. Flush the coolant and refill the radiator. A DIY job might not be wise here, however, because you also want to check the hoses and other components, too.

And yes, you…

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