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2017 Mazda Mazda3 sedan

At a Glance

Pricing $17,845 - $24,195
Drive Types FWD
Engines 2.0l I4, 2.5l I4
Transmissions A6, M6
Fuel Economy 25-28 (city), 34-37 (highway)

Our Ratings

Velocity Index 65
Style 3 stars out of 5
Utility 2 stars out of 5
Livability 5 stars out of 5
Value 5 stars out of 5
Fun 3 stars out of 5

Overview Information

The Mazda3 is one of the better examples of the compact segment. To succeed in this segment, it takes a combination of style, value and fuel economy. While the Mazda3 delivers on style and fuel economy, it is no longer the value that it once was. Offered in both 4-door sedan and 5-door wagon body styles the Mazda3 has models ranging from the basic to fully-loaded. Engine choices include a 2.0l four-cylinder engine and a large-displacement 2.5l four cylinder.

What Changed:

2017 Mazda3 models have a revised front bumper design, revised mirrors, and new wheels. A new center console has more storage spaces.

Official Word:

Mazda Motor Corporation has released an updated Mazda3, which goes on sale in Japan today. Mazda's new-generation lineup, which is designed to offer Jinba Ittai driving performance and an ideal driving position, got its start with the launch of Mazda CX-5 in 2012. These products have been developed based on a human-centered development philosophy supported with research into human traits and sensations in order to ensure a pleasing driving feel. The new Mazda3 features G-Vectoring Control...Read.

Model/Trim/Package EL Engine MPG VjI Base Price
Mazda3 sedan Sport 1 2.0l I4 (155-bhp) M6 FWD 27/37/32 61 $17,845
Mazda3 sedan Sport 1 2.0l I4 (155-bhp) A6 FWD 28/37/32 58 $18,895
Mazda3 sedan Touring 2 2.0l I4 (155-bhp) M6 FWD 27/37/32 61 $20,445
Mazda3 sedan Touring 2 2.0l I4 (155-bhp) A6 FWD 28/37/32 58 $21,495
Mazda3 sedan Grand Touring 3 2.5l I4 (184-bhp) M6 FWD 25/34/29 65 $23,145
Mazda3 sedan Grand Touring 3 2.5l I4 (184-bhp) A6 FWD 27/36/31 65 $24,195

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