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Tips For Sharing the Road With Bicyclists

Cycling is becoming more and more common in Delray Beach. It is a cost-effective way of getting around town and it is a good form of exercise. No matter why people are cycling, we should give them the respect they deserve and share the road. Our team at Grieco Mazda of Delray Beach strives to make the roads in Delray Beach a safer place for everyone.

One thing you can do when you see a cyclist on the road is just slow down. This will give them more time to react to you and you more time to react to…
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Keeping Safe When Motoring with the Mazda MX-5 Miata RF

An overarching concern when motoring is keeping safe when on the road. The Mazda MX-5 Miata RF safety features offer an array of high-tech solutions designed to optimize your safety when you are on the road.

Among the new MX-5 Miata RF safety features is blind spot monitoring. Accidents frequently occur as the result of a collision with a car in a driver's blind spot. This system reduces that risk. Another of the Mazda MX-5 Miata RF safety features is rear cross traffic alert.  

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The Mazda3 is More Appealing than Ever

The Mazda3 remains a popular choice among compact vehicle owners who delight in the fuel efficiency and power of the sedan. The newest models underwent some aesthetic improvements to make them even more attractive. See the European-influenced Mazda3 in our new Mazda inventory. Dare to take a test drive.

The exterior boasts subtle contours that emulate movement, whether parked or venturing down the road. The overall design exudes a dignified elegance by following the philosophy that less is more.  

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How to Know if Your Exhaust is Leaking

We all know what the exhaust pipe looks like but some don't know what exactly it does. Simply put, the exhaust pipe's main job is to remove toxic gasses and vapors that the engine creates from the car and expel them to the surrounding area where it can be severely diluted by surrounding air.

How do you know if your exhaust system has a leak in it? That's why our team of maintenance experts at Grieco Mazda of Delray Beach are excited to give you some insider knowledge about ways to spot potential leaks. 

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Watch for Water on the Road

After rain begins falling while you're driving, try to drive in the tracks that are left by other vehicles. This can sometimes help to keep water from ponding on the road, which can then decrease your risk of hydroplaning. You also want to avoid driving on the sides of the road, as this is where most of the water tends to run off.

Check your windshield wipers occasionally to ensure that they work as they should. Grieco Mazda of Delray Beach can install new wipers if you see that they aren't keeping water off of your windshield or…

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Explore the Dynamic Mazda CX-9 Safety Features

There are many wonderful reasons why the Mazda CX-9 remains an immensely popular 3-row SUV. It looks like luxury and handles like a lava-smooth, sporty ride. It's also got some of the most noteworthy safety features available among vehicles in its class. Here are two safety features that have us talking.

Imagine your vehicle reads traffic signs for you. You don't have to imagine; the Mazda CX-9 already does. Its Traffic Sign Recognition System uses cameras to interpret traffic signs and display the info in the Active Driving Display.  

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See and Drive Carefully With the New Mazda CX-5

The new Mazda CX-5 is one of the more popular vehicles at Grieco Mazda of Delray Beach for many different reasons. Among the features that make this vehicle stand out the most is the safety features of this vehicle. You will have an easier time keeping safe on the road with the features of the Mazda CX-5.

One of the features for keeping safe on the road is the blind spot monitoring. Often times, when people are driving, they are going to have something enter their blind spot. This is one of the reasons that the new CX-5 Blind Spot…

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Improve Vehicle Fuel Economy

Even the most economical vehicles may perform inefficiently if drivers do not drive conservatively. A few tips might help save money along the way. If needing to make multiple trips about town, plan to complete all of the errands during the same trip. The more frequently that drivers get behind the wheel, the more gas a vehicle uses.

In extreme warm or cold temperatures, vehicles typically require more fuel due to the need for running the heating and cooling systems. Avoid idling the vehicle for more than 30 seconds during winter. The engine warms faster when driving.  

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Tips for Reducing Glare

Driving while you're heading straight into bright sunshine is not just annoying but can also be dangerous. Dust on your windshield acts to diffuse light, creating a haze that makes it almost impossible to see the road ahead. It can also happen quite quickly, leaving drivers unsure of road conditions ahead.

In addition to using your sun visor to best effect, it's a good idea to keep a pair of sunglasses in your car for times like these. Keeping adequate levels of windshield fluid at all times is a good habit to make so you're never caught…

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Mazda Certified Pre-Owned Program Benefits Worth Mentioning

When we here at Grieco Mazda of Delray Beach discuss the Mazda CPO program, we often spend lots of time discussing the program's benefits. There are so many to discuss, but here our are favorite two.

7-Year/100,000-Mile CPO Limited Powertrain Warranty

Just because your Mazda is a CPO vehicle doesn't mean you don't enjoy major coverage of parts and repair. The 7-Year powertrain warranty covers every component of the engine, transmission and drivetrain, including constant velocity joints, cylinder block, turbocharge and flywheel, to name a few.
 

 

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