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The Mazda MX-5 Miata: A Stylish Roadster

If you are looking for a popular roadster, the Mazda MX-5 Miata is for you. It has exterior features that give it its stylish appearance. Two of those exterior features are the soft top and the round tail lights.

The soft top on the MX-5 Miata gives it its modern appearance. You can easily put down this top via a one-handed step, so you can enjoy the open air while you are driving. It comes in two colors: Classic Black and Dark Cherry.

The other exterior feature that gives the MX-5 Miata a stylistic appearance is its round LED tail…
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Car Shopping? Here's What You Need to Know About the Mazda CX-3

Whether you've purchased a car before or this is your first time buying a vehicle, make sure you take a look at the safety features of the car you're considering. It's vital that you choose a car designed to keep you safe as you drive. You'll be spending a lot of time in your vehicle, so choose something with your comfort and safety in mind.

The Mazda CX-3 offers a number of important safety features, including a Smart City brake support system, child safety locks, rear cross traffic alert, and advanced blind spot monitoring. You won…

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Come In For Test Drive Today To Explore The 2018 Mazda CX-9 Exterior Design

Have you ever played private investigator or secret spy as a kid? Well, you can play it for real in your adult years by visiting Thompson Mazda today for a test drive to investigate the 2018 Mazda CX-9 design features. Make your choice between the Signature, Grand Touring, Touring, or Sport models with robust engines revving 250 horsepower and 310 cubic pounds of torque.

Aside from the glossy paint jobs, the 2018 Mazda CX-9 has a tapered roofline with a retractable automated moonroof wind deflector for redirecting the air out of the vehicle. Moreover, there are aluminum roof rails for…
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Experience the Technology of the 2018 Mazda CX-5

Mazda's 2018 CX-5 is a crossover that deploys technological innovations to achieve greater performance and handling. With features like the i-ACTIV AWD system and SKYACTIV technology, this vehicle is on the cutting-edge of automotive design.

The CX-5 takes AWD handling to the next level with the i-ACTIV system that dynamically adjusts the torque delivered to each wheel based on environmental factors and driving patterns. Mazda's SKYACTIV technology takes automotive design to new levels of performance with innovative engineering of the frame and a clean-running, fuel-efficient

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Indulge in Luxury With the Mazda CX-9

Room for everyone is a key design feature of the Mazda CX-9, one of the most popular three-row SUVs in Baltimore. Equipped with predictive i-ACTIV all-wheel drive that adjusts power delivery to adapt to a variety of road conditions, the CX-9 gives you more driving confidence no matter what the weather.

Not only do you get numerous safety features, the difference in the details is also evident in the CX-9 Signature Trim. Indulge in luxury with an interior that features Nappa leather, genuine Rosewood and sculpted aluminum accents. Not only do you get luxury...

 

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The Mazda CX-5 Has Stunning Japanese Design Concepts

The Mazda CX-5 is a mid-size crossover SUV that comes in three editions. Sleek and stylish, this family vehicle has a design that epitomizes contemporary and classic Japanese ideas.

Soul Red Crystal is a hot exterior paint option that's available for the Mazda CX-5. You can also customize the body with Eternal Deep Mica or Deep Crystal Blue. These nature-inspire colors blend in nicely with picturesque settings that you might explore on road trips. The interior design of this Mazda crossover SUV is inspired by the Takumi craftsmanship, which blends in elements of modern and traditional 

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Here is Your Roadside Emergency Kit Essentials


Here are just a few of the important items that should be packed inside the road emergency kit you keep in your car.

A bag with a handful of assorted tools can go a long way in making small repairs and getting your vehicle to be able to limp to the nearest service station.

Triangles or road flares are very important because they can alert speeding drivers to slow down as they get near your vehicle so they don't cause an accident.

Tire fix-a-flat will help you get enough air into the tires so that you can get the…
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Motor Oil Misconceptions

Motor oil and routine changing are necessary to ensure that your engine works properly to give you years of service. However, along the course of owning a vehicle, you may receive information that is not accurate or true. Resist the urge to take all information as fact. When in doubt, talk to one of our Thompson Mazda service technicians who has the training and experience you need to get the right answers.

You may have been advised that your vehicle must have the oil changed at least every 3,000 miles or engine damage occurs. This advice is only partially…

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The Beginner's Guide To Changing A Tire

Learning to change a tire is one of the tasks that almost everyone must learn as a young adult. However, many people don't take the time to learn until it is too late. Eventually, they will end up stuck on the side of the road with a flat tire and no clue what to do about it. Don't be one of those people.

With this simple 13 step guide, you should be back on the road in no time:

1) Move your car to a safe location
2) Turn on your hazard lights and apply the parking brake…
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Motor Oil Myths: Fact & Fiction

An informed car owner knows fact from fiction. That is why we here at Thompson Mazda in Baltimore want to debunk some common motor oil myths.

The first motor oil myth that is absolutely false is that as soon as your motor oil appears to be black, it should be changed immediately. This is simply not true. Instead, consult your owner's manual to see how often you should change the oil. This can end up saving you a ton of money in the long run on oil changes. The second is that your oil filter does not need to…

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