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How to pack for a road trip

It’s road trip season. Now is the time of year when most places around the country are finally heating up and losing snow. That doesn’t mean a lot to us in SoCal, but it means our road trip destination list can be expanded a bit. Whether you want to go cross-country and visit New York or just go upstate to Sacramento, you can do so in your Mazda but you should know how to pack properly! Keep reading to get a few tips.  Read the rest of this entry >>

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How many people can sit inside the 2018 Mazda CX-9?

We rely on SUVs and crossovers to provide us with more size and space than any sedans or hatchbacks. That added size is a big selling point for most crossovers and that includes the Mazda CX-9. As the automaker’s largest vehicle, some lofty expectations come attached to the CX-9. That includes maximum interior space and seating capacities. Well, the CX-9 is the only Mazda vehicle to feature three rows of seating, good for an occupant capacity of seven. Keep reading to learn more about some of the CX-9’s interior features. Read the rest of this entry >>

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2019 Mazda CX-3 release date

Mazda unveiled the 2019 CX-3 last month at the New York International Auto Show. The compact crossover is the smallest SUV in the lineup and it has received numerous updates. The CX-3 has always been known as an efficient, high performing, stylish crossover. The 2019 model is building on those predispositions. The exact launch date has not been announced, but eager drivers won’t have to wait long. The CX-3 is expected to hit lots around the country sometime this spring.  Read the rest of this entry >>

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Parks in Irvine CA

There isn’t ever a bad time to enjoy some of the best parks in Orange County, but right now might be one of the best times to do so. Irvine is home to some of the best parks in all of southern California. Whether you’re looking for a spot to play ball, have a picnic, or go for a hike, Irvine has it all. Keep reading to learn about a few of the area’s best parks. Read the rest of this entry >>

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Golf courses in Irvine CA 

What better time to get out to the links than now? The Masters are all wrapped up, which means the season is underway, the weather is beautiful, what else could you ask for? Golf is as beautiful as it is frustrating. That shouldn’t deter you from getting some fresh air and trying to take a couple strokes off your game. Irvine is home to some of the best golf courses in California. Continue reading to learn more about where to go.  Read the rest of this entry >>

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2018 Mazda6 design features 

The 2018 Mazda6 is here after a long wait. We knew it was coming with many changes, but we didn’t fully appreciate them until we saw them with our own eyes. The most obvious changes to the Mazda6 are to its exterior. It also comes with a refurbished interior that pushes the car into a whole new luxurious realm. Keep reading to learn more about the new Mazda6’s design.  Read the rest of this entry >>