Archive for August, 2014

Where Did the Mazda Miata Come From?

Wednesday, August 27th, 2014
This is what the first Miata from 1989 looked like.

This is what the first Miata from 1989 looked like.

History of the Mazda Miata

With the unveiling of the 2016 Mazda Miata coming soon, we thought it would be fun to take a look back at where the Miata got its start. America’s favorite roadster is 25 years old and it has come a long way from its birth in 1989. The Miata has come a long way but it’s interesting to see how it became what  the vehicle it is today. Let’s take a look at the history of the Mazda Miata and what we can look forward to in its future. (more…)

Get More for Your Mazda

Wednesday, August 27th, 2014
The Mazda Roadside Assistance kit is the perfect accessory for any car.

The Mazda Roadside Assistance kit is the perfect accessory for any car.

Mazda Accessories

Everyone’s relationship with their car is a little different. For some people that new car luster wears off and they wish they could get it back without having a buy a completely new vehicle. While upgrading your vehicle is a great idea, it isn’t always practical. We suggest to instead buy some accessories for your Mazda is make it feel like new. Mazda drivers can find anything from cargo nets, first aid kits, floor mats and roadside assistance kits. If you want to make your Mazda feel new again, try some of these great Mazda accessories in New Jersey. (more…)

Mazda Helps the SPCA

Tuesday, August 26th, 2014
Mazda cares about animals just like Mazda drivers do.

Mazda cares about animals just like Mazda drivers do.

Mazda and the SPCA for Monterey County

Mazda’s main job as a company is to make great new cars. They constantly upgrade and come out with new and helpful technologies to make driver’s lives easier. There is so much more to them as a company though. They also care about the world around them. This month, the Mazda Foundation (USA) Inc. donated money to the SPCA for Monterey County. They generously gave them a $25,000 grant that will go to a great cause. Mazda and the SPCA for Monterey County have a history of working together. (more…)

What Emmy Nominated Show Matches with Mazda?

Monday, August 25th, 2014
Some Emmy nominated shows fits really well with Mazda models.

Some Emmy nominated shows fits really well with Mazda models.

66th Primetime Emmy Awards

Television is a major part of people’s lives, whether they want to admit it or not. It might just be on in the background or you may be such a fan that you having viewing parties of your favorite show. Either way, television is is celebrated every year at the Emmys. This year at the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards, there is always a wide range of shows nominated this year, just like there are a wide range of Mazdas available at Mazda of Lodi. This begs the question: What Emmy nominated show matches your Mazda? (more…)

How Much Do You Love Mazda?

Thursday, August 21st, 2014
Here is Danny Irvine with part of his Mazda collection.

Here is Danny Irvine with part of his Mazda collection.

Biggest Mazda Collection

Cars are often a driver’s most prized possession. It means a lot to them and they spent a lot of time with it so they want the perfect car to compliment their lifestyle. Sometimes drivers also have brand loyalty and they won’t buy anything that deviates from their favorite car maker. One man in Brisbane is such a big fan of Mazda, that he has 26 Mazda cars of all different models and years. Danny Irvine has a hanger size garage to keep the biggest Mazda collection that span over 50 years of Mazda. (more…)

Watch a Meteor Shower in You Mazda Miata!

Tuesday, August 12th, 2014
Tonight is a great night for star gazing.

Tonight is a great night for star gazing.

Perseid Meteor Shower

Sitting outside at night in the summer is a relaxing way to just let unwind from a busy day. It’s nice to just be able to gaze up at the sky and forget about that stressful project or deadline coming. If it’s been awhile since you had this experience, tonight is the perfect night to plan a date outside. The Perseid Meteor Shower is set to peak this week. What better way to see the meteor shower than from the front seat of a Mazda Miata. (more…)

Important Car Features

Saturday, August 9th, 2014
When buying a new car, make sure it has these must have features!

When buying a new car, make sure it has these must have features!

Must Have Car Features

When looking at new cars it’s easy to be overwhelmed by all the amazing special features like bluetooth, keyless entry or backseat DVD players, so it’s also easy to forget about simple features that you will be lost without. There are many special features to choose from but there are a few select features that are a must. Here are a few features must have car features. (more…)

No Keys? No Problem!

Friday, August 8th, 2014
Don't let getting locked out ruin your day!

Don’t let getting locked out ruin your day!

What To Do When You’re Locked Out of Your Car

We all those days where we aren’t thinking straight and nothing seems to go right. These are the days when inconvenient things just keep happening. One of those things could be locking your keys in your car. It happens to everyone but that doesn’t make it any easier to deal with. You feel dumb and discouraged and it’s just something you have to deal with once in a while. Here at Mazda of Lodi we feel your pain and understand your struggle. Here’s what to do when you’re locked out of your car. (more…)

Mazda Motorsports

Thursday, August 7th, 2014
Mazda will be hosting a livestream of the race this Sunday.

Mazda will be hosting a livestream of the race this Sunday.

Tudor United SportsCar Championship

Peanut butter and chocolate, beer and pizza, popcorn and movies; talk about some perfect pairings. Somethings just go together. Another one of these partnerships is cars and summer. The sun is shining and the engines are revving, it’s race season. This weekend Road America is hosting one of the most celebrated racing events of the year, the Tudor United SportsCar Championship. There is plenty to do and see this weekend at the track. Even though the track is located in Wisconsin, Mazda has your back with live online coverage. (more…)

Fashion Rocks with Mazda

Monday, August 4th, 2014
Fashion Rocks is the perfect combination of music, fashion and Mazda.

Fashion Rocks is the perfect combination of music, fashion and Mazda.

Fashion Rocks

Putting two great things to make something even better is what makes the ultimate partnership. This year, Mazda is teaming up with a CBS television network special called Fashion Rocks. This event is a two-hour show that brings together music and fashion. The biggest names in music will be performing and the hottest fashion trends will be walking the runway. The event will be an exciting way to see what’s new in pop culture and also a way to see just how much music and fashion influence each other. (more…)