(Posted on Apr 17, 2019 at 02:52PM by Darby Riales)
If you are in the market for a budget-friendly compact car that doesn’t feel cheap, consider the 2017 Mazda 3 Touring. Fun to drive and loaded with easy-to-use electronics, this petite sedan has exceptional crash test scores. It earned a five-star rating for overall protection and includes antilock disc brakes and traction/stability control.
Under the hood rests a 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine that generates 155 horsepower and 150 pound-feet of torque. Equipped with a 6-speed automatic transmission and FWD, the Mazda 3 has a fuel economy set at 32 mpg combined (28 city/37 highway).
The Touring trim level includes 18-inch alloy wheels and keyless ignition/entry for quick access. The cabin is covered in premium vinyl upholstery and has heated seats for comfort during the colder months. Added safety features like forward collision warning/mitigation, blind-spot monitoring, cross-traffic alert, and a rearview camera all work in unison to help prevent accidents on the roads. Rain-sensing wipers also come in quite handy in Seattle.
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(Posted on Feb 9, 2019 at 07:00PM by Darby Riales)
Ranked as the #3 Affordable Compact SUV by U.S. News & World Report, 2016 Mazda CX-5 Grand Touring adds flavor to the somewhat bland crossover category. Its unique design and styling elements make it stand out in a crowd. Able to carry five passengers, it offers 34.1 cubic feet of space. This cargo area can be expanded up to 64.8 cubes by simply folding down the back row.
Under the hood rests a 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine that produces 184 hp and 185 lb-ft of torque. Equipped with a six-speed automatic transmission and AWD, the Mazda CX-5 has a fuel economy set at 26 mpg combined (24 city/30 highway). According to Edmunds, this petite vehicle even earned a solid 5-star rating for side-impact protection in government-conducted crash tests.
The top-of-the-line Grand Touring trim level includes 19-inch wheels, LED headlights, high beam control, and rain-sensing wipers. The cabin features heated leather seats and dual-zone climate control for the comfort of everyone. Safety features like blind-spot monitoring, rear cross-traffic alert, and lane departure warning help to prevent accidents on the road.
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(Posted on Dec 11, 2018 at 07:00PM by Darby Riales)
Ranked as the #3 Affordable Compact SUV by U.S. News & World Report, the 2016 Mazda CX-9 Grand Touring adds a little spice to the world of crossovers. Boasting a high fuel economy and a dynamic experience on the streets, this five-passenger transport is ideal for small families on a budget.
Under the hood rests a 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine that produces 184 hp and 185 lb-ft of torque. Equipped with a six-speed automatic transmission and all-wheel drive, the CX-5 gets an impressive 26 mpg combined (24 city/30 highway). In track tests conducted by experts at Edmunds, it went from zero to 60 mph in 8.0 seconds flat. That’s quite respectable for its class.
The top-of-the-line Grand Touring trim level includes 19-inch wheels and rain-sensing wipers that come in handy during inclement weather. The cabin is draped in leather upholstery and has heated seats that will keep you warm and toasty during the winter. If you are planning a holiday road trip, you can utilize the navigation system to find the fastest route.
Want to try one out for yourself? Contact Sound Ford in Renton, WA to schedule a test drive in a pre-owned Mazda CX-5 today!
(Posted on Dec 7, 2018 at 06:00PM by Darby Riales)
If you are looking for a family-friendly SUV that has all of the upgraded features without the high price tag, consider a used 2018 Mazda CX-9 Touring. Buying a pre-owned model from this year gives you all the benefits of new options at a more economical cost. Able to carry seven passengers, this large crossover offers a maximum cargo capacity of 72 cubes when you fold down the seats.
Under the hood rests a 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine that produces 250 horsepower and 310 pound-feet of torque. Equipped with a six-speed automatic transmission and front-wheel drive, the Mazda CX-9 has a fuel economy set at 25 mpg combined (22 city/28 highway). With the proper towing package, it can haul 3,500 lbs.
The Touring trim level includes 18-inch alloy wheels, LED headlights, and rain-sensing wipers that come in handy during inclement weather days. The cabin boasts heated, leather seats for comfort in the upcoming winter months. Dual USB ports are also provided to keep your mobile devices charged.
Want to take one out for a spin? Contact Sound Ford in Renton, Washington to schedule a test drive in a used 2018 Mazda CX-9 today!
(Posted on Jul 12, 2018 at 08:00PM by Darby Riales)
If you are in the market for a compact minivan that can carry a family of six with ease, consider the 2015 Mazda 5 Sport. Ranked as the #3 Minivan by U.S. News & World Report, its petite size gives it maneuverability that larger models can’t compete with. It also gets great gas mileage, which is plus for any household on a budget.
Powered by a 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine, the Mazda 5 produces 157 hp and 163 pound-feet of torque. Equipped with a five-speed automatic transmission and front-wheel drive, it has a fuel economy of 24 mpg combined (21 city/28 highway). By folding down the back row, you can expand the cargo area to 44.4 cubic ft.
The Sport trim level includes 16-inch alloy wheels and keyless entry for quick access. The cabin features cruise control and rear air vents for comfort. The tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel and driver’s seat are both adjustable to suit your height. There are multiple options for listening to music. You can pop in a CD or hook up your smartphone via the USB port or auxiliary jack. The six-speaker sound system delivers premium audio.
Contact Sound Ford in Seattle, Washington to schedule a test drive in a pre-owned Mazda 5 today!
(Posted on Jun 14, 2018 at 06:00PM by Darby Riales)
Precise handling, exceptional safety scores, and great gas mileage are all major factors when considering a car purchase. Fortunately, the 2015 Mazda 3s Grand Touring has all of these and more. Loaded with the high-tech electronics, this sedan doesn’t skimp on anything. It’s sophisticated styling and smooth ride make it a top choice among compact vehicles.
Powered by a 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine, this model generates 184 hp and 185 lb-ft of torque. Equipped with a six-speed automatic transmission, this four-door configuration gets an impressive 32 mpg combined (28 city/39 highway). According to Edmunds, it also received a five-star rating for overall protection in government-conducted crash tests.
The top-of-the-line Grand Touring trim level includes all the bells and whistles. Bi-xenon headlights give the exterior an aggressive look, and rain-sensing wipers are handy during inclement weather. The cabin is draped in premium leather upholstery, and sporty paddle shifters are mounted on the steering wheel. To prevent accidents, forward collision mitigation and lane-departure warning systems are in place with i-ELOOP regenerative braking.
Contact Sound Ford in Seattle, Washington to schedule a test drive in a pre-owned Mazda 3 today!
(Posted on Jan 25, 2018 at 06:08PM by Laurel Steele)
Consider a pre-owned 2014 Mazda6 i Grand Touring, if you want a midsize sedan that delivers an unparalleled performance both in the city and on the highway.
This set of wheels runs on a 2.5-liter direct-injected 16-valve aluminum four-cylinder, cranking out 184 hp and 185 lb-ft of torque. According to Car and Driver, the Mazda6 comes with the i-ELOOP system, which uses regenerative braking a capacitors to cut down on alternator drag, resulting in a better fuel economy. Speaking of which, the EPA gave this mid-size sedan an exemplary rating of 26 mpg in the city and 38 mpg on the highway.
This Mazda is eager to please and happiest when it’s on the open road. In fact, in can zoom from zero to 60 mph in a startling 7.4 seconds. Quite the show off, it excels on serpentine roads thanks to a recently retuned suspension.The electric rack-and-pinion steering is equally at home making hairpin turns.
The 2014 model is also a pleasure to drive around town. It performs well in the Seattle stop-and-go traffic, traversing uneven pavement with ease. The chassis is firm and balanced, so no one gets jostled about in competitive parking lots.
Find out if a Mazda6 i is right for you at Sound Ford in Seattle, Washington today. You can take a used model for a test drive and explore our comprehensive used sedan inventory.
(Posted on Oct 3, 2017 at 03:08PM by Laurel Steele)
If you want a compact-car that turns your humdrum drive to work into an exciting thrill ride, consider a used 2017 Mazda MAZDA3.
The energetic 2.0-liter four-cylinder delivers a lively 155 hp and 150 lb-ft of torque, along with an enviable EPA rating of 28 mpg city/37 hwy. And, believe us, you’re going to want to take advantage of that great fuel-economy for more than just running errands.
According to Car and Driver, there are a few important numbers which catapult the MAZDA3 to the top of the compact-car class. For starters, an exceptional chassis and 18-inch wheels enable this vehicle to achieve an impressive 0.87 g of skidpad grip. This makes for some fun times when you’re tackling windy roads. And, if you’ve got a need for speed, put the pedal to the metal and you’ll reach 60 mph in a respectable 7.9 seconds. Finally, while it loves to go zoom, this sedan is also quick to slow down and can come to a complete stop from 70 mph in just 171 feet.
In addition to all of these characteristics that make the 2017 model so fun to drive, you also get Mazda’s G-Vectoring Control. Whenever you hit a particularly sharp corner, this electronic system will inconspicuously lower the engine torque, which allows for sharper steering response.
Get behind the wheel of a 2017 MAZDA3 at Sound Ford in Seattle, Washington today. Don’t forget to check out the rest of our pre-owned sedan inventory online before your visit.
(Posted on Aug 6, 2017 at 11:47AM by Laurel Steele)
Great fuel economy and effortless handling are just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to the 2015 Mazda CX-5 Sport. The real magic starts when you step inside this crossover SUV. Read on to see why you should consider a pre-owned model for your next vehicle.
The Car Connection says that the CX-5 offers the best front seat bolstering in the segment, which will be much appreciated by drivers and co-pilots on long rides. The two to three people sitting in the back will also be pleased with the 39 inches of headroom and 39.3-in for lower limbs.
This Mazda is accommodating to cargo as well as passengers, with 34.1 cubic feet of storage behind the rear seats. Simply hit a button and - Abracadabra! - the second row folds down on its own, revealing a total 64.8 cu-ft of space. This no-fuss versatility makes it easy to drop the kids off at school and then set out on an epic shopping adventure as soon as you peel out of the parking lot.
Get inside a Mazda CX-5 Sport at Sound Ford in Seattle, Washington. You can also browse the rest of our used vehicle inventory online now.
(Posted on Jul 22, 2017 at 06:44PM by Laurel Steele)
Looking for a vehicle that delivers safety, comfort, and brag-worthy mileage? Consider a pre-owned 2016 Mazda3 Grand Touring. This compact car even throws in fun driving manners for good measure.
Boasting a stellar EPA rating of 29 mpg city/41 hwy, the Mazda3 is able to achieve an exceptional fuel economy, even in stop and go traffic and aggressive highway driving. According to a C-NET review, it’s one of the best models in its segment, thanks largely to its electric power steering and tight body.
Speaking of highway driving, the Grand Touring trim level adds an abundance of features to relieve stress and keep everyone on board safe. A forward collision mitigation system alerts you if it senses that you are approaching another vehicle too quickly. The lane-departure warning also gives you a heads up if you’re drifting into a possibly dangerous situation.
This version comes with the Popular Equipment package. It includes a premium 9-speaker Bose surround-sound audio system, which is perfect for cranking the satellite radio. Dual-zone automatic climate control ensures that all passengers can enjoy their respective Goldilocks temperatures.
Take a 2016 Used Mazda3 for a spin at Sound Ford in Seattle, Washington today. You can also browse the rest of our used car inventory online now.