mazda on the road

Mazda Boasts Highest Safety Ratings

IIHS Safety Ratings for 2021 Mazda Models 

If you’re new to the auto industry, the acronym IIHS may be foreign to you. But, those who’ve been in the industry for a while definitely will know what IIHS stands for. For those who don’t, it stands for the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, and it’s the source for one of the most respected (if not THE most respected) safety ratings in the entire industry. 

Read the rest of this entry >>
mazda on the racetrack

Check Out Mazda Performance in Daytona

Mazda’s Results in the 24 Hours of Daytona Race 

After just a couple hours of driving, most drivers are probably going to be ready to get out of the vehicle. What if that drive was extended to 24 hours, and you were racing other cars. Well, that’s what happens at the 24 Hours of Daytona race. Granted, there are driver changes for obvious reasons, but between the pit crew and drivers, it’s a grueling race that requires everyone to push their mind, body and spirit to the limit. See how Mazda fared in this recap video down below, and don’t forget to check back to our website blog in the future. 

Read the rest of this entry >>
mazda steering wheel and dashboard

Connect Your Phone to Your Car Better Than Ever Before

Android Auto and Apple CarPlay Installation in Thousand Oaks, CA 

Automotive infotainment technology has come a long way over the last several years. In the past, it always seemed as though the infotainment system in your car was always at odds with your phone’s operating system. Thanks to Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, however, those days are no more.  

Read the rest of this entry >>
The top view of a gray 2021 Mazda3 Sedan through the trees.

2021 Mazda3 Sedan Fuel Economy Estimates

An Overview of the 2021 Mazda3 Sedan and Its Fuel Economy

For those looking for fuel economy inside their ride, many look towards sedans. In particular, the Mazda brand offers efficiency in each of their models, which includes the 2021 Mazda3 Sedan. With several engine additions, the vehicle receives a wide range of fuel economy. At Neftin Westlake Mazda, we look into the model’s fuel economy below:

Read the rest of this entry >>
The top and side view of a red 2021 Mazda CX-5.

How Much Cargo Space is Inside the 2021 Mazda CX-5?

Interior Cargo Space for the 2021 Mazda CX-5

One of the most important aspects for people wanting to upgrade from a sedan to a crossover is cargo space. While not as expansive as larger models, small crossovers bridge the gap from sedans to SUVs. In particular, the 2021 Mazda CX-5 boasts the cargo space you need for a trip or delivery. Check out how much cargo space is available in the model below, courtesy of Neftin Westlake Mazda:

Read the rest of this entry >>
A young couple with a beagle walking into a forested area in a dog park.

Dog Parks near Thousand Oaks, CA

A Look into A Handful of Dog Parks in the Thousand Oaks, CA area

In a span of just four days, national holidays on February 20th (Love Your Pet Day), 22nd (Walking Your Dog Day), and 23rd (Dog Biscuit Day) are all around our lovable pets. At Neftin Westlake Mazda, we wanted to give you some spaces to help celebrate with your dogs if you don’t have a fenced-in area near you. Check out these local dog parks in our area!

Read the rest of this entry >>