Mazdas for Less in Grand Rapids, Michigan

J.D. Power Study: Mazda Brings Quality

June 29th, 2012

Mazda North America ranks third among non-premium automotive brands, according to the recently announced J.D. Power and Associates 2012 U.S. Initial Quality Study. At 97 problems per 100 vehicles, MNAO improved three PP100 in the annual study and ranked 10th overall.

“To build a great vehicle, you must focus on more than one aspect of the car,” said Jim O’Sullivan, president and CEO. “Everything requires absolute attention – every bolt, every wire, every stitch. And when all the pieces come together, the final product performs on-point every day for the customer, just as it did the first day the vehicle was driven off the dealership lot.”

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2012 Mazda MX-5 Miata One of 10 Best Road Trip Cars

June 20th, 2012

The 2012 Mazda MX-5 Miata was named among the 10 Best Road Trip Cars in this year’s Kelley Blue Book list. Also, earlier in the year, MX-5 was the recipient of another Kelley Blue Book distinction – the inaugural Total Cost of Ownership Award in the Sports Car category.

According Kelley Blue Book’s, MX-5 earned its spot because “whether tracing sinuous back roads or circling simple freeway on-ramps, few cars can better transform those arcs into pure joy than the Mazda MX-5 Miata.” This is MX-5’s second appearance on the 10 Best list, previously being named in 2007.

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Skyactiv-D Coming to 2013 Grand Am

June 20th, 2012

Mazda Motorsports announced that it will supply racing versions of its new SKYACTIV-D clean diesel engines to customer teams competing in GRAND-AM’s new GX Class for advanced/clean technologies, beginning with the 2013 season.

“This opens a new chapter in racing for us,” said Jay Amestoy, Vice President of Mazda Motorsports, Mazda North American Operations (MNAO). “We’ve won with rotary technology, and now we’re looking to again put our customers in the winner’s circle with what we believe will be the most advanced and cleanest production-based powerplant the sport has ever seen.”

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0.9% Financing on Used Mazda6!

June 15th, 2012

We’re having our Summer Certified Sale! If you are looking for a used 2009, 2010, or 2011 Mazda6, Borgman Ford Mazda is the place to be. Come take advantage of 0.9% OAC Financing with Mazda6s starting as low as $14,395!

Each model comes with a 150-point Inspection, 7-year/100,000 Warranty, and Extended Service Care. There are only 10 left, though, so hurry!

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Supercharged MX-5 Miata Debuts in Leipzig

June 8th, 2012

Mazda has unveiled a pair of special MX-5 Miata models just for the 2012 Leipzig Motor Show, including a supercharged version of everyone’s favorite roadster. For the latter showcar, dubbed “Yusho,” Mazda has added a supercharger kit to boost the machine’s grunt to around 241 horsepower.

Mazda also threw in a new engine management system paired with a set of new fuel injectors and a free-flowing exhaust. This powerhouse also benefits from beefier Cosworth pistons and connecting rods, while a sport clutch handles dumping all that power onto the six-speed manual gearbox.

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2012 Mazda5 Named “Best Family Car”

June 8th, 2012

The 2012 Mazda5 was named to the “Best Family Cars of 2012” list by the editors of and Parents magazine.

This is the fifth consecutive year that automotive experts from, a leading online resource for car buyers, and Parents, America’s #1 family magazine, have collaborated on the 15-vehicle list. Vehicles were chosen based on performance, interior and exterior styling, and family features, with the most scrutinized attributes being safety and reliability.

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