Review: 2019 Mazda Model Awards

Not only has Mazda been awarded the 2019 Car Brand of the Year by U.S. News*, and 2019 Best Performance Brand by Kelley Blue Book**, but individual Mazda models have also been showered with recognition and awards. Premier Mazda of Kansas City has a broad inventory to better serve the Overland Park, Grandview, Olathe, Shawnee, and Lee’s Summit drivers. Visit us today to test drive your favorite Mazda models.

Sedans and Hatchbacks

If you are in the market for a sedan or hatchback with well-rounded performance and loaded with technology, it's a smart move to explore the Mazda3 and Mazda6 models. The 2019 Mazda3 is offered in both sedan and hatchback body styles and was awarded #1 in Compact Cars, #1 in Small Cars, and #1 in Hatchbacks by U.S. News*. Additionally, the Insurance Institute of Highway Safety awarded both styles of the 2019 Mazda3 as Top Safety Picks†.

The 2019 Mazda6 mid-size sedan earned an IIHS Top Safety Pick+†† recognition as well as a 5-Star Overall Safety Rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration††††. Also, the 2019 Mazda6 was acknowledged for its lively performance and desirable features with a Car and Driver EC editors’ choice award***.

Crossovers and SUVs

All three Mazda SUV models, the 2019 Mazda CX-3, 2019 Mazda CX-5, and 2019 Mazda CX-9 have earned 5-Star Overall Safety Ratings from the NHTSA††††. Also, the 2019 Mazda CX-3 was awarded a Top Safety Pick from the IIHS. The 2019 Mazda CX-5 received the highest Top Safety Pick+†† rating, and the 2019 Mazda CX-9 received the highest Top Safety Pick+ rating†††.

The 2019 Mazda CX-5 has been ranked as the #1 Compact SUV as well as the Best SUV with 2 Rows by U.S. News*. This impressive 2019 Mazda CX-5 crossover was also recognized as one of Edmunds' 2019 Best Family SUVs and Best Small SUVs. The impressive 2019 Mazda CX-9 received the 2019 Best Mid-Size SUV by Car and Driver*** and was recognized with three separate awards from Edmunds. The 2019 Mazda CX-9 was awarded One of Edmunds' Best Family SUVs, Best Midsize SUVs, and Best Gas Mileage SUVs.

Sports Cars

The 2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata roadster gets to boast about being chosen as the 2019 #1 in Sports Cars by U.S. News*, a 10 Best Road Trip Car of 2019 by Kelley Blue Book**, and a 2019 10Best Cars by Car and Driver***. The Mazda MX-5 Miata delivers an outstanding performance, with lively acceleration and excellent fuel economy.

* View U.S. News Best Cars at cars.usnews.com

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***Car and Driver, January 2019

†Ratings from the Insurance Institute of Highway Safety when equipped with optional front crash prevention

††Ratings from the Insurance Institute of Highway Safety when equipped with specific headlights

††† Ratings from the Insurance Institute of Highway Safety with optional front crash prevention and specific headlights

††††Government 5-Star Safety Ratings are part of the U.S. Department of Transportation’s New Car Assessment Program (www.safercar.gov). Model tested with standard side airbags (SAB).

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