2015 Mazda CX-9 Test Drive

By Barbara & Bill Schaffer With a heritage leading back to a platform and drivetrain derived from the Ford Edge (that was when Mazda and Ford were still dating) the CX-9 is the odd fellow in the Mazda lineup which is comprised smaller agile cars. Nevertheless, the 2015 Mazda CX-9 remains relatively fresh and vibrant…

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2014 Mazda CX-9 Test Drive

By Barbara & Bill Schaffer The 2014 Mazda CX-9 is something of an anomaly for a company that excels at building small agile cars with their innovative Skyactiv technology. While the Skyactiv technology is more minimalist in nature, the CX-9 leans more toward the other side of the spectrum ? elegant and refined. More of…

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Test Drive: Mazda CX-9

  By Barbara & Bill Schaffer There have been some interesting changes made to the Mazda crossover/SUV lineup during the last year, and even though our previous favorite, the CX-7 is gone, the we think the new two-vehicle roster is award winning. Over the years, we have enjoyed the CX-7 because it was a nice…

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He said/She said: Mazda CX-9

She ? Since Mazda pulled the wraps of its CX-9 crossover in 2007, it?s received top ratings including the prestigious North American Truck of the Year for 2008, a Consumer Reports ?Recommended? rating, five-star government safety ratings for front and side crash safety along with critical acclaim from the automotive press. Even with the proliferation…

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