Mazda 3. 2020 Mazda 3 Review, Pricing, and Specs 2019-12-03

Used Mazda Mazda3 for Sale

Mazda 3

In fact, few rivals can match its overall performance. . Mazda3 Safety Features The 2019 Mazda3 sedan comes standard with a rearview camera. When given a quick rack and a reactive front end, many drivers end up dialing in too much steering and then correcting through the corner, so Mazda tuned the 3 to offer a more natural steering progression. The and Mazda3 are comparable in most aspects, and either is a great choice in this class.

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2019 Mazda 3 — Thoughtfully Refined Compact Car

Mazda 3

Those figures are about average for the class. Compare Cars Select cars that interest you and see a side-by-side comparison. All-wheel drive is now available. Not like the over-designed new Focus. Brad Fick Car and Driver While the 10-speaker Bose system is a tempting option, the stock six-speaker setup is remarkably clear and powerful. Making city driving just as wonderfully engaging as the open road.

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2019 Mazda 3 Review

Mazda 3

Large analog gauges flank a digital speedometer that mimics an analog gauge. Forward collision warning and automatic emergency braking are standard on all versions except the base trim sedan. Introduced for 2004 to replace the Protege, it features strong and refined four-cylinder engines, along with precise, responsive handling and a firm, but comfortable ride. The cabin is relatively quiet and nicely finished. The Mazda3 Select trim is only available for the sedan and brings it in line with the base hatchback model in terms of standard features.

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2019 Mazda 3 Sedan

Mazda 3

At the test track, the 3 sedan produced skidpad grip on the order of 0. An optional head-up display projects clear info onto the windshield, replacing the lame gunsight reflective display on the outgoing 3 that folded out of the top of the instrument binnacle and showed your speed in fuzzy numbers. It's now rated at 186 horsepower, compared to 184 in the 2018 model. Vehicle detection operates at speeds above 2 mph. Should I Buy the Mazda3? The earns top-notch performance scores among.

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2019 Mazda 3 Sedan

Mazda 3

Really a fun car but it is also great on gas. Hiding those speakers ensures that the door won't rattle in response to high volumes, and it removes the hole from the door itself, reducing outside noise. Now, it's out of reach and entirely operated by the larger console-mounted knob. Whoever did the transmission calibration clearly understands how to pick a gear. The 3 first appeared in 2003, and since then, six million have been sold globally. Handles really well in rain and snowy conditions. Factors including movement and shape of the object in front of the vehicle, weather and road conditions can all impact automatic brake control and collision warning.

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Mazda 3

Mazda 3

The Final Call The redesigned 2019 Mazda3 boasts thrilling performance and a modern, comfortable interior. Really a fun car but it is also great on gas. The lowest gas mileage numbers the Mazda3 earns are 24 mpg city and 32 mpg highway. Dynamic Tuning Although we were sold on the merits of the audio system, we didn't fully buy into Mazda's newfound obsession with the pelvis. Unmistakably vivid, it makes every other shade of red, blush. Interior cubby storage is adequate but those who want the most cargo-carrying ability should choose the sedan, which held an extra carry-on bag in the trunk than the five we fit behind the hatchback's rear seat—both held 16 bags with the back seat folded.

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2020 Mazda 3 Review, Pricing, and Specs

Mazda 3

Ultra-responsive and super-efficient, it delivers 148 hp, and impressive torque even at low speeds. That upper limit will be breached when the Skyactiv-X likely to have around 180bhp lands this autumn, accompanied by a 200mm longer saloon version — although expect the latter to be a niche seller. The infotainment's menu structure is logical, responses are quick, and each individual function gets an explanation and a graphic that, for example, patiently explains that the Bose Centerpoint feature is how you adjust the surround sound. It's zippy, easy to drive, comfortable for a road trip, and just as comfortable and at ease all dressed up and headed out in the city. Too much outside noise is distracting. The 2019 Mazda3 is available in sedan and hatchback body styles, and in four trim levels: base, Select, Preferred, and Premium. Previously, the base model wasn't privy to any of the advanced safety equipment that was offered on higher trim levels and similar rivals.

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2019 Mazda 3 Hatchback

Mazda 3

We tested a sedan with the automatic transmission and all-wheel drive on our 200-mile highway fuel-economy test route, and it posted an outstanding 41 mpg—8 more than its estimate. About the only thing you can't get in the Civic is all-wheel drive, which is available in the Mazda3. Also, check out our to learn about savings and discounts you can find on used cars. A volume knob sits next to the Commander interface; pushing it to the left or right lets you skip to the next song or station, another touch shared with Audi. You can also find excellent manufacturer incentives on our. Okay, that sounded a little weird. The Mazda3 is fully redesigned for 2019 and has a marginally longer body that should expand rear-seat and cargo space.

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