Archive for the ‘AWD’ Category

Is it safe to drive a FWD car in the snow?

Thursday, November 26th, 2020
car driving in deep snow

Drivetrains and Snowy Roads: What’s Safe and What to Avoid

There’s no two ways about it: AWD is the best drivetrain for driving in the snow. However, there’s a idea floating around online that anything other than AWD is completely useless in the snow. Is that true?

Is it safe to drive a FWD car in the snow? How about a RWD one?


Is the 2021 Mazda CX-30 FWD or AWD?

Saturday, October 31st, 2020
2021 CX-30 driving through desert

2021 Mazda CX-30 Standard Drivetrain Details

Here in Milwaukee, snow is as inventible as it is inconvenient. That’s why AWD is so popular here, obviously. So then, whether a vehicle has AWD is usually a big factor in purchasing it.

Is the 2021 Mazda CX-30 FWD or AWD?


Should I put premium gas in my 2021 Mazda CX-5?

Tuesday, October 13th, 2020
2021 CX-5 parked on street curb

2021 Mazda CX-5: Which Fuel Should You Use?

When it comes to engine performance, the internet can’t seem to decide if premium fuel or regular fuel is better. And there are so many variables that a blanket recommendation should never be trusted. What should be trusted, though, is the manufacturer recommendation.

Here’s what type fuel Mazda recommends for the 2021 Mazda CX-5.


Is the 2019 Mazda6 AWD?

Thursday, September 5th, 2019
A gray 2019 Mazda6 sits out on a trail in the middle of nature.

The 2019 Mazda6 is the most fun-to-drive vehicle in its segment, as any Mazda-branded machine should be. It boasts a plethora of impressive performance specs and optimizing features. But is the 2019 Mazda6 all-wheel drive? (more…)

Is the 2019 Mazda CX-5 all-wheel drive?

Wednesday, June 19th, 2019
An extremely shiny chrome 2019 Mazda CX-5 parked in a city.

Available and Standard All-Wheel Drive on the 2019 Mazda CX-5

When the going gets tough, the tough get going. And if the tough are smart, they’re equipped with all-wheel drive so that the going isn’t quite so tough after all. Getting through poor weather, off-road terrain, and sloppy roads can all be made easier with the additional traction, power, and handling brought about by a good all-wheel drive system.

We know the 2019 Mazda CX-5 is a tough vehicle. But does the 2019 Mazda CX-5 have all-wheel drive? (more…)

All-Wheel Drive Among the 2019 Mazda Lineup

Thursday, February 21st, 2019
2019 mazda cx-3 driving in snow

Which 2019 Mazda models come with all-wheel drive?

Mazda has a way of low-key delivering luxury features to drivers without sending them running with high price tags. Considered by many to be an entry-level luxury automaker, Mazda has advanced their lineup and now compares favorably against some of the world’s top luxury automakers such as Mercedes-Benz and Lexus. That may seem like a bold statement, but when you compare the top trim levels for Mazda models to their respective luxurious competitors, there are usually few differences if any at all. Performance is one of the top features keeping Mazda ahead of the game. Check out which 2019 Mazda models come with all-wheel drive! (more…)

How do Mazda SUVs handle in the snow?

Tuesday, February 12th, 2019
2017 mazda cx-9 on a snowy road

Mazda SUVs are known for their performance as well as their cargo space. There are so many reasons to own an SUV in 2019, but one of the most notable is the handling and control. Here in Wisconsin, we have to consider the snow that so often buries the streets and makes it hard to travel. If you drive a Mazda SUV, though, you’ll have the option of adding all-wheel drive to it. Find out how Mazda SUVs handle in the snow as we show you a short video here on our blog! (more…)

Explanation of the i-ACTIV AWD® feature

Monday, December 17th, 2018
2017 mazda cx-9 on a snowy road

How does the Mazda i-ACTIV AWD® feature work?

All-wheel drive is common across the automotive industry, as it gives drivers enhanced control and stability in most road conditions. Mazda is one of the many to incorporate this performance feature in their vehicles, but they have stepped it up a notch. Take a look at how the Mazda i-ACTIV AWD® feature works and make sure you check them out in a Mazda here at Hall Mazda in Brookfield! (more…)