Category Archives: Mazda CX-9

2018 Mazda Models with sunroof/ moonroof, text on an image of the 2018 Mazda vehicle lineup parked next to each other in the desert

What 2018 Mazda Models Make a Sunroof/ Moonroof Available?

You have been drawn to the attractive 2018 Mazda lineup thanks to its KODO: Soul of Motion styling along with its powerful and efficient SKYACTIC® drivetrain.  Whether you are looking for the performance of a sports car, the efficiency of a sedan, or the versatility of an SUV the 2018 Mazda vehicle lineup has what you want.  All 2018 Mazda’s get loaded with advanced technology and safety equipment that is sure to enhance the journey no matter how long the drive is.  Another specific feature that comes as an available option on certain 2018 Mazda models is a power moonroof which instantly takes an ordinary drive to extraordinary in no time flat.  Find out which 2018 Mazda Models can be equipped with a sunroof or moonroof below. Read the rest of this entry >>

Front driver side exterior view of a gray 2019 Mazda CX-9

When Does the 2019 Mazda CX-9 Get Released to Dealerships?

2019 Mazda CX-9 Release Date

It is already time to get excited about the arrival of the 2019 Mazda CX-9 at Royal South Mazda in Bloomington, IN because it will be here before you know it.  With an anticipated release date of early September 2018, the 2019 Mazda CX-9 sees significant upgrades to its standard and optional equipment.  The 2019 Mazda CX-9 will once again employ the SKYACTIV®-G 2.5T Turbocharged engine along with the SKYACTIV®-Drive 6-Speed Transmission for precise performance and excellent fuel efficiency.  Take a look at everything new that’s offered in the 2019 Mazda CX-9 below and the 2019 Mazda CX-9 will be arriving soon at Royal South Mazda for your driving enjoyment. Read the rest of this entry >>

Passenger side exterior view of a black 2018 Mazda CX-9

What are the Differences Between the 2018 Mazda CX-9’s Trim Levels?

2018 Mazda CX-9 Trim Comparison

The 2018 Mazda CX-9 is blessed with the bold and beautiful KODO: Soul of Motion exterior styling that provides it with an athletic and aerodynamic allure.  Flowing body lines run from front to rear and forge the feeling of motion even when the 2018 Mazda CX-9 is at a standstill.  Under the hood the 2018 Mazda CX-9 gets equipped with a responsive and economical SKYACTIV®-G engine that delivers precision performance.  The 2018 Mazda CX-9 is a seductress waiting to lure you in with its exterior appeal and interior amenities.  You can climb into the 2018 Mazda CX-9 at Royal South Mazda in Bloomington, IN today and you can learn about the Mazda CX-9’s trim level differences and similarities below. Read the rest of this entry >>

Driver side exterior views of the 2018 Mazda CX-3, CX-5, and CX-9

Compare the 2018 Mazda CX-3, CX-5, and CX-9 SUVs?

There is no wonder why you are drawn to the stylish 2018 Mazda SUV lineup thanks to its KODO: Soul of Motion design and efficient and powerful SKYACTIV® engine and transmission.  When trying to decide between the three available SUV options that Mazda offers, the CX-3, CX-5, and CX-9, you need to know what each of their standard drivetrains, cabin comforts, and interior dimensions are.  You can find out all of the important similarities and differences between the 2018 Mazda CX-3, CX-5, and CX-9 below to help you determine which one fits your personal needs best. Read the rest of this entry >>

Front exterior view of five stylish Mazda models

What is the Best Performance & Car Styling Brand of 2018?

Kelley Blue Book (KBB) has recently named Mazda the recipient of its 2018 Brand Image Award for “Best Performance Brand” as well as “Best Car Styling Brand.  The entire 2018 Mazda lineup gets adorned with the KODO: Soul of Motion design that instantly sets it apart from every other car and SUV that it competed against for the coveted prize of KBB’s “Best Car Styling Brand”, but its high-end interior details and comforts is what really set it apart from its competition.  The powerful and responsive SKYACTIC® engine and transmission platform provide an exhilarating driving experience to Mazda’s entire model lineup from the Mazda MX-5 Miata sports car all the way to the three-row Mazda CX-9 crossover SUV. Read the rest of this entry >>

2018 Mazda Madness Sweet 16 matchups & First round winners, text on an image of a basketball on a basketball court

2018 Mazda Madness Opening Round Results & Sweet 16 Matchups

We are in the full-swing of 2018 Mazda Madness here at Royal South Mazda in Bloomington, IN and if you missed our Selection Sunday, it’s ok you can catch up quick.  In our version of March Madness, we have our most popular Mazda models face off against their toughest competition to see who comes out victorious.  Here are the opening round winners and the Sweet 16 Matchups of our 2018 Mazda Madness. Read the rest of this entry >>

2018 Mazda Madness Selection Sunday, text on an image of a basketball on a basketball court

2018 Mazda Madness Selection Sunday

With the 2018 NCAA Men’s Basketball tournament beginning Tuesday, March 13, 2018, we here at Royal South Mazda thought it would be fitting to bring you our own version of March Madness.  We are having our finest Mazda models face off against their most serious rival simply for the spirit of competition.  Find out which one of these combatants has the easiest road to take home the crown of 2018 Mazda Madness Champion by checking out our Selection Sunday matchups. Read the rest of this entry >>

Driver side exterior view of a gray 2018 Mazda CX-9

What are the Passenger & Cargo Capacities of the 2018 Mazda CX-9?

2018 Mazda CX-9 Passenger & Cargo Capacities

As your eyes flutter open and a new day begins you are already besieged by the kids knocking on your bedroom door asking what is for breakfast.  Preparing a few bowls of cereal for them you briefly reminisce about the weekends when you used to be able to sleep in which feels like forever ago.  As the kids eat quietly you take the time to figure out how you are going to fill the rest of the hours in the day.  The idea of loading them all up into the car and going anywhere sends shivers down your spine while thinking of an entire day at home has you feeling queasy.  Now, if you had the passenger and cargo capacities of the 2018 Mazda CX-9 you wouldn’t have any issues loading up the kids and taking them to the grocery store and everywhere else. Read the rest of this entry >>

2018 Mazda Models earn spots on Car and Driver's 10Best List, text on an image of a trophy being held up into the sunlight

Mazda Earns 2 Spots in Car and Driver’s 10Best Truck & SUV List

Car and Driver Magazine has been an authority on everything automotive since 1961 and has never been bashful about dolling out some hard truths from time to time.  That is why each year it is an honor and quite the accomplishment to make the ranks of Car and Driver’s 10Best list, a feat Mazda accomplished twice for the 2018 model year.  Car and Driver imparts the following stipulations on the entrants to the competition: only the previous year’s winner and vehicles that have made significant updates are eligible, vehicles must be on sale by January 31st, 2018 and have a base price of less than $80,000.  They then have their entire editorial staff test drive each vehicle for a week and rank them on the following criteria: Value, Driving Enjoyment, and Overall Mission Fulfillment. Read the rest of this entry >>

Passenger side view of the 2018 Mazda CX-9

Take a look at the Specs & Features of the 2018 Mazda CX-9

2018 Mazda CX-9 Specs & Features

The long flowing body lines of the 2018 Mazda CX-9 accentuates the exciting KODO: “Soul of Motion” design.  The exterior lines and overall design portray constant motion, even when the 2018 Mazda CX-9 is in park.  Every single design element, both outside and on the interior, has been thoroughly thought out and executed to deliver a refined sportiness to the 2018 Mazda CX-9.  It is easy to see the painstaking effort that went into the 2018 Mazda CX-9’s exterior design, but what’s under the hood and on the interior is even more impressive.  Take a look at all the specs and features of the 2018 Mazda CXC-9 right here, you won’t be disappointed. Read the rest of this entry >>