Archive for the ‘i-ACTIVSENSE®’ Category

What is the difference between active safety and passive safety?

Monday, November 26th, 2018
right side view of red mazda6 driving by trees

You might often hear or see the term ‘active safety feature’. What does that mean? Why isn’t it just a safety feature? What makes it active? We are here to answer those questions. All new Mazda vehicles come with both active and passive safety features. Both kinds have specific roles to keep the vehicle occupants as safe and secure as possible. Keep reading to learn more.  (more…)

How Does Mazda’s i-ACTIV AWD Work?

Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018
2018 Mazda CX-5 Exterior

What is i-ACTIV AWD? 

Mazda’s i-ACTIV AWD provides drivers and passengers a combination of safety, comfort, and fuel efficiency. This system was designed to provide this combination in any type of road conditions. The i-ACTIV AWD system is a great example of how technology is improving our daily life!  (more…)

How to use Mazda Radar Cruise Control in 2018 Mazda3

Wednesday, February 28th, 2018

As a part of Mazda’s i–ACTIVSENSE® suite of technologies, Mazda Radar Cruise Control (MRCC) is designed to keep a safe, consistent distance behind the traffic ahead of you. It uses a radar sensor to detect the vehicle in front of you while maintaining a preset distance.  (more…)

How does Mazda’s Rear Vehicle Monitoring System work?

Monday, January 29th, 2018

New vehicle technologies are constantly advancing, and although they are extremely beneficial to consumers and drivers, they can be somewhat difficult to understand. We want you to know how all of the advanced safety features in your vehicle work, so we’re breaking down Mazda’s i-ACTIVSENSE® safety innovations one-by-one. Keep reading to learn all about the Rear Vehicle Monitoring System and find out how it works!   (more…)

2018 Mazda CX-5 aims to keep passengers safe with variety of safety features

Thursday, December 14th, 2017

2018 Mazda CX-5 standard and available safety features 

Less than ten months since the release of the 2017 Mazda CX-5, Mazda unleased the 2018 version of its popular CX-5 crossover SUV. New features are added to every trim level in the 2018 CX-5’s lineup, including new standard safety equipment. Keep reading to learn everything you need to know about the 2018 Mazda CX-5’s standard and available safety features!  (more…)

What advanced safety features does the 2018 Mazda CX-9 offer?

Friday, November 3rd, 2017

Three-row crossover SUV shoppers often prioritize standard and advanced safety features over more frivolous aspects of new vehicles, and with good reason. It’s important to keep our families and friends safe while in our car, after all! Those looking for a three-row crossover with a huge variety of advanced safety systems will want to keep a close eye on the 2018 Mazda CX-9, which has plenty of high-tech safety features that come both standard and available. Keep reading to learn more!  (more…)

How safe is the 2017 Mazda CX-5?

Thursday, November 2nd, 2017

Mazda recently announced that the 2017 Mazda CX-5 joined the rest of the automaker’s lineup in earning a “Top Safety Pick +” designation from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, and we can’t say we are surprised. The 2017 CX-5 comes jam-packed with standard and available safety features for all trim levels, making it a clear choice for SUV shoppers in the market for a safe and reliable vehicle. Keep reading to learn all about the 2017 CX-5’s safety features!  (more…)

How does Mazda’s Adaptive Front-Lighting System work?

Tuesday, September 19th, 2017
How does Mazda's Adaptive Front-lighting System work

Driving at night can be stressful as is, but if you are going around corners that aren’t properly lit and you are in an unfamiliar area, it can be downright dangerous. Luckily for us, Mazda has added the Adaptive Front-Lighting System to its i-ACTIVSENSE® suite of advanced vehicle technologies. But what is the Adaptive Front-Lighting System, and more importantly, how does it work? Read on to find out!  (more…)

How does Mazda’s Blind Spot Monitoring work?

Wednesday, July 12th, 2017
How does Mazda's Blind Spot Monitoring work

If you’ve ever been ready to change lanes and realized at the last second that someone is in your blind spot, you know that mini heart attack that occurs from almost hitting someone. Mazda has introduced a new technology to its i-ACTIVSENSE® safety innovations to help drivers in this exact situation called Blind Spot Monitoring. Interested in learning how the advanced safety system works? Keep reading and we’ll fill you in on all of the important details! (more…)

What is Mazda Radar Cruise Control?

Thursday, May 4th, 2017
What is Mazda Radar Cruise Control

Drivers with long commutes, or those who are constantly driving long distances, know how annoying it can be to turn you cruise control on and constantly have to adjust it to fit the ever changing flow of traffic. Luckily for us, Mazda has implemented a safety feature called Mazda Radar Cruise Control to help us out with that exact scenario. Interested in learning more? Keep reading! (more…)