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2018 Mazda Mazda3 review

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Mazda Mazda3 highlights

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Mileage (EPA estimate)

25 city, 34 highway, 29 combined

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What is new for the 2018 Mazda Mazda3?

  • Mazda3 trims have been upgraded with Lane Departure Warning, Automated Cruise Control, and Navigation System as standard equipment this year.
  • The Touring trim now comes with BOSE Sound System and Satellite Radio Ready as standard equipment.

2018 Mazda Mazda3 trims

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Sport:

  • 155-hp, 150-lb-ft of torque 2.0L
  • Smart Key
  • Cloth Seats
  • Cruise Control
  • Overhead Airbags
  • Power Mirrors
  • Rear Defroster
  • Rear View Camera
  • Side Airbags

Touring:

  • Includes all features available on the Sport
  • 184-hp, 185-lb-ft of torque 2.5L
  • Blind Spot Monitor
  • Front Seat Heaters
  • Leatherette Seats
  • Power Seats
  • Sunroofs
  • BOSE Sound System
  • Satellite Radio Ready

Grand Touring:

  • Includes all features available on the Touring
  • Head Up Display
  • Leather Seats
  • Lane Departure Warning
  • Automated Cruise Control
  • Navigation System

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Ratings & reliability

Customer ratings

The 2018 Mazda Mazda3 is a sporty and fun car. It is great for families and it has a smooth ride and good gas mileage. It has a back up camera and lane change indicators.
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RepairPal gave the Mazda Mazda3 an overall reliability rating of 4 out of 5 stars, which RepairPal describes as Excellent. This rating ranks Mazda Mazda3 15th out of 46 among Compact Cars.

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Mazda Mazda3 features and specs

Touring 2WD 4D Hatchback

Standard Features

  • ABS Brakes
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alloy Wheels
  • AM/FM Stereo
  • Automatic Transmission
  • Auxiliary Audio Input
  • Blind Spot Monitor
  • Bluetooth Technology
  • Cruise Control
  • Front Seat Heaters
  • Leatherette Seats
  • Overhead Airbags
  • Power Locks
  • Power Mirrors
  • Power Seat(s)
  • Power Windows
  • Rear Defroster
  • Rear View Camera
  • Side Airbags
  • Smart Key
  • Traction Control
  • BOSE Sound System
  • Navigation System
  • Rear Spoiler
  • Satellite Radio Ready
  • Sunroof(s)

Drive Wheels

Front Wheel Drive (2WD)

Engine size

2.5L

Horsepower

184

Torque (ft-lbs)

185

Engine type

Gas

Fuel capacity

13.2

Wheelbase

106.3"

Overall length

175.6"

Width

70.7"

Height

57.3"

Leg room

F 42.2"/R 35.8"

Head room

F 38.6"/R 37.6"

Front tires

P215/45WR18

Rear tires

P215/45WR18

Seating capacity

5

Transmission

Automatic

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