Review: Mazda Awarded Best Car Brand of the Year


When an automaker can deliver a complete car lineup that provides engaging driving dynamics, beautiful and comfortable cabins, and user-friendly technology, it’s no surprise that Mazda was awarded the 2019 Car Brand of the Year by U.S. News*. Visit Premier Mazda of Kansas City to see our full inventory of spectacular Mazda vehicles.

Mazda Car Awards

Mazda produces sedans to hatchbacks, crossovers and SUVs, and even sports cars, each with something amazing to offer drivers. U.S. News awarded the 2019 Mazda3 model as #1 in Compact Cars while the 2019 Mazda CX-5 earned #1 Compact SUV, #1 Best SUV with 2 Rows, and Best Crossover SUV by U.S. News. Additionally, the 2019 Mazda Miata received #1 in Sports Cars by U.S. News.


Mazda is an innovator. When Mazda creates, they imagine way beyond a typical car ride. It’s about providing balance, confidence, and that special feeling when you get behind the wheel of a Mazda. Mazda SKYACTIV® TECHNOLOGY delivers a superior drive and efficiency by engineering the proper body construction, engine technology, chassis, and transmission. Mazda i-ACTIV AWD® helps give traction and assurance on every type of road surface and in all kinds of weather. The Mazda CONNECT™ interface technology provides a user-friendly system to access information and entertainment by linking with your smartphone through Apple CarPlay®, Android Auto™, and Siri® Eyes Free integration.


The advanced suite of safety technologies, Mazda i-ACTIVSENSE®, alerts you to potential hazards and aids in preventing collisions. It utilizes radar systems and cameras, acting as another set of eyes, bringing you a higher level of comfort. The Insurance Institute of Highway Safety named the Mazda CX-5 a Top Safety Pick+ and the Mazda3, Mazda CX-3, and Mazda CX-9 Top Safety Picks**. Furthermore, The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration gave 5-Star Overall Safety Ratings to 2019 Mazda models, including Mazda6, Mazda CX-3, Mazda CX-5, and Mazda CX-9. (There are currently no results for the 2019 Mazda3.) Mazda continues to engineer cars with a focus on safety.

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**IIHS awarded with specific headlights and optional front crash prevention

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