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Check Out Some of the Mazda CX-3 Technology Features

Looking for a subcompact crossover that changes the overall driving experience? The new Mazda CX-3 is here at Frank Boucher Mazda of Racine, and these are a few technology features motorists are raving about.

Once you get behind the wheel of the new Mazda CX-3 and turn on the sound system, you'll be instantly surprised at the power behind this system. This vehicle makes use of the BOSE 7-speaker surround sound system, and all your favorite music will sound better than you imagined. Each time behind the wheel will be like traveling in your very own concert hall on…
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Mazda3 Design Features You Can Rely On


You want a vehicle that you know that you can rely on through thick and thin. That is a perfectly reasonable desire to have when the question is what kind of motor vehicle are you going to drive? Mazda3 can offer you all of that.

The Mazda3 is one of those vehicles that is just a pleasure to drive. You get all of the cool factor of its being sporty and something that you definitely want to be seen driving around town in. At the same time, you don't have to sacrifice on things like fuel efficiency either.
 

 

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Popular Mazda3 Sedan Safety Features in This Year’s Model


When we took possession of this year’s new Mazda3 at Frank Boucher Mazda of Racine, we knew this popular compact car would not be here long. Here are a few of the features making this car one to own this year.

When traveling on busy highways, you can rest assured that the Blind Spot Information System is carefully watching behind to make certain there is no one in any of your blind spots. If a vehicle gets too close, your side mirror on that side of the car flashes so you know to maintain your lane until that vehicle…
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Get to Know the Elegant Mazda6

The 2018 Mazda6 is a near-perfect car. There's a reason this is one of the most popular mid-sized sedans on the road today. From its powerful engine to sleek design, this car has it all. The elegant exterior of the 2018 Mazda6 brings classic cars to mind. The wheel arches on the front-end recall vehicles from the 30s and 40s. The honeycomb-style grille is a great design statement, too. Combined with the sloping hood and angled headlights, this is a unique and powerful look.

Of course, design isn't just about looks. The exterior of the Mazda6 is very…

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Color Your Ride With the 2018 Mazda3

One factor that can have an effect on the design of the vehicle is the color. Fortunately, the Mazda3 has a great design that is complemented by any color. Each different color that the vehicle comes in gives it a good feel. This is why we at Frank Boucher Mazda of Racine were so impressed by it.

One of the notable colors that this vehicle comes in is Soul Red Metallic. This gives it a bold, aggressive and passionate feel. There are other colors such as Snowflake White Pearl Mica, Sonic Silver Metallic, and Deep Crystal Blue Mica among a…

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Check the New Mazda CX-5 and its Safety Features

If you haven't driven the Mazda CX-5 crossover SUV, you're missing out on impressive safety features.

The Cross-Traffic Alert feature in your Mazda CX-5 helps to make driving in reverse a breeze. Place the vehicle in reverse, the system will scan far ahead of both sides and alert you to proceed with caution if a vehicle or pedestrian are going to be moving into your path so you can take action.

If the Mazda CX-5 is on the highway and another vehicle moves into one of the many blind spots around the back of your car, the Blind…
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Mazda3 is Designed For Attention and Recognition

If you want to sell, then you have to stand out. The Mazda manufacturers have understood and appreciated this principle. We at Frank Boucher Mazda of Racine look for vehicles that stand out for our lot. We are not looking for vehicles that are identical to the other brand. After all, people are not going to see what is so special about a copy. Fortunately, the 2018 Mazda3 stands out in that way.

The one stand out element in the design of the vehicle is what is known as the KODO design. This design gives off a sense of motion…

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How do Extreme Temperatures Affect Car Batteries?

Knowledge is power, especially when it comes to your car's battery. One of the factors that can have a negative effect on its life and operation is the temperature outside. If you live in an area that is prone to extreme heat in the summer and/or extreme cold in the summer, then that can affect your car battery differently.

Unlike extreme cold temperatures that can lower your car battery's capacity from anywhere between 20 and 50 percent, extreme heat has the opposite effect on battery capacity.  

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Cars and Bicycles - They Can Co-exist on the Road

The high cost of driving and the emphasis on exercise has more people using bicycles for their daily commute to work, school or just to play. This increase in bicyclists has also resulted in more bike-related traffic accidents. We want to make sure that everyone is safe on the road and have some great safety tips on how cars and bikes can co-exist on the road. Come to our dealership and let us help.

While there are many safety tips, the best one is to be respectful of each other and acknowledge that bikes and cars both have rights on…

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Mazda6: Popular, Powerful, and Safe

A popular midsize sedan is the Mazda6. It is stylish and packed with safety features. There is no shortage of technology worked into this Mazda. The braking systems are impressive. It comes with anti-lock brakes, electronic brake force distribution, brake assist, and Smart City Brake Support or SCBS. SCBS assists the driver by monitoring the objects ahead with sensors placed throughout the front frame. When the system senses a collision, it brakes, and it will brake hard and fast if the situation calls for it. 

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