Columbia, MD - Oct 11, 2013 - The all-new 2014 Mazda3 is the first Mazda vehicle to launch integrated audio and free traffic-flow images using Clear Channel's Total Traffic HD Network (TTN) and HD Radio. The 2014 Mazda3 is available in dealerships now. Mazda joins Toyota, Lexus and Mitsubishi on the expanding list of automakers that integrate digital traffic and data services with the audio entertainment features offered by HD Radio.
The redesigned Mazda3 features a new display audio system (Mazda Connect) that incorporates the latest HD Radio audio and data features including Artist Experience, allowing listeners to view images such as album art on their information screens, and it includes free traffic maps, showing drivers green, yellow and red flow patterns, all delivered by HD Radio stations across the country.
33 automakers have now publicly announced plans to incorporate HD Radio in 170+ models by year-end with more than 80 models featuring HD Radio receivers as standard equipment.