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How To Travel With Food Over The Holidays

You love to cook, but you are scared to bring your fresh soup in your car. What if it spills while you're driving? A huge container full of soup can be a disaster for your vehicle if it is spilled. Follow these tips if you want to make sure your soup and other food doesn't spill.

Only use containers that have a strong and sturdy lid. After the lid is applied, tape the lid down or tie it down with some string or rope. This will ensure that your food doesn't come out of the container. Strap…
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Tips for Having Fun While Traveling with Your Pet

The fall and winter holiday season is rapidly approaching. Are you prepared for all the events and cross-country family adventures right around the corner? Here at Fox Mazda, we know that many Grand Rapids drivers have pets, and pets quickly become an essential member of the family. It’s no surprise that you’re considering traveling with your pet to holiday destinations.

Fox Mazda offers you an opportunity to drive comfortably by purchasing the right vehicle. Check out our new Mazda SUV models for extra space and cargo carrying ability this season!
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Dread the Tread

Do you dread the tread of your tires? The tread depth might be indicative of a bad tire, and could signal that it’s time to buy new tires. Wear and tear eventually causes tires to lose tread. You may have to find new tires pronto. That's because your vehicle needs solid tires for stops, especially during the winter months as you require greater tread.

 

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Neglecting Seasonal Maintenance is a Costly Mistake

Your Mazda car or SUV takes you all around the Grand Rapids area in pursuit of adventure. Routine maintenance, including a seasonal car check-up, can serve as one of the easiest and most inexpensive ways to extend the life of your vehicle.

Seasonal vehicle maintenance during the fall is important as you prepare for the coming winter season.

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Car Lease End Options

When it’s time to consider end-of-lease solutions, many Grand Rapids drivers are lost on what to do. The fear of the cost of damages after the inspection stresses people out, plus you may not have originally leased your vehicle from a dealership that fully explained your options. Our auto finance experts at Fox Mazda have prepared the following simplified guide on what to expect when returning the car.

  • You can return the car and walk away. This is after the typical car inspection and settling all the agreements of the leasing contract.
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Stay Off of Your Phone While Driving

Distracted driving is defined as the practice of driving a motor vehicle while engaged in another activity, and one of the most notorious forms of distracted driving is texting and driving. Taking your eyes off of the road or focusing your attention on something other than driving is a major cause of traffic accidents today. Here's what you can do to avoid using your phone while driving.

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Remove Oil Stain from Your Driveway with These Steps

If you have an oil stain on your driveway it is important that you try to remove it as soon as possible before it becomes permanent. Because asphalt is porous, it easily soaks up oil and spreads it. There are a number of ways you can remove the oil, some you probably even have in your home already. Here is one of the best ways clean up oil from your driveway.

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Celebrating the Quality Craftsmanship of the 2017 Mazda CX-5

Staying true to the automaker's design philosophy, the new 2017 Mazda CX-5 has a premium interior that is sure to delight drivers like you! In fact, we feel that the artful craftsmanship is worth showcasing, which is our topic today is none other than what lies inside this SUV. We creates a short list of some of our favorite features below.

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We're Donating $30 to Kids' Food Basket for Each Vehicle Sold in October


For every vehicle sold in October, we will donate $25 to Kids’ Food Basket and Fox Motors will donate an additional $5.


Where is the $30 going?
$15 | Feeding Our Future

Kids’ Food Basket recently secured the purchase of the largest remaining farmland within Grand Rapids city limits. This 14.25-acre property will be the site of KFB’s new headquarters — a dynamic space to support KFB’s growth.



$15…
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