The Car Guide – Everything Automotive, 54 Years Running

Technical Specs

Mazda 3

Price

$18,000 – $31,400 (estimated)

Fuel efficiency

6.4 - 9.8 l/100km

The Car Guide rating

83
Payments Compare

Green light

  • Excellent tourer
  • KODO design language
  • Nicely designed passenger compartment

Red light

  • Soundproofing leaves something to be desired
  • Unforgiving suspension
  • Tight rear seats
  • Print

Payment calculator

$
%
$
$
For information purposes only. This amount may vary.

Insurance

For a -year-old
Compare this vehicle

Mazda 3

Price
Base price $18,000 (CAD) (estimated)
Monthly payments $340/month (?)
Engine
Transmission
  • 6-speed manual (base)
  • 6-speed automatic
Drivetrain FWD
CO₂ emissions 3,580 kg/year
Type I-4 2.0 litres
Power 155 hp @ 6,000 rpm (116 kW)
Torque 150 lb·ft @ 4,000 rpm (203 N·m)
Induction Atmospheric
Bore 83 mm
Stroke 91 mm
Fuel type Regular
Vehicle type / Category
Vehicle type Sedan
Category Compact Car
Assembly Salamanca, MX
Generation 4
What's new N/A
Fuel efficiency / Autonomy
City 8.7 l/100km
Highway 6.4 l/100km
Autonomy N/A
Infotainment / Connectivity
Apple CarPlay compatible no
Android Auto compatible no
Tires / Suspension / Brakes / Safety
Steering rack and pinion, electrical variable assist
Traction control yes
Stability control yes
Seat belts 5
Airbags 7
Front suspension independent, Macpherson strut
Rear suspension semi-independent, torsion beam
Front brakes disc (ABS)
Rear brakes disc (ABS)
Front tires P215/60R16
Rear tires P215/60R16
Dimensions / Weight
Length 4,662 mm (184″)
Width 1,797 mm (71″)
Height 1,445 mm (57″)
Wheelbase 2,725 mm (107″)
Front track 1,567 mm (62″)
Rear track 1,579 mm (62″)
Weight 1,300 kg (2,866 lbs)
Weight distribution front-rear N/A
Capacities
Passengers 5
Fuel tank N/A
Trunk N/A
Towing not recommended
Box length N/A
Performance
Power to weight ratio 88.0 W/kg
0-100 km/h N/A
80-120 km/h N/A
Top speed N/A
Braking distance N/A
Warranty
Base warranty 3 years / unlimited
Powetrain warranty 5 years / unlimited
Insurance
Insurability rating
3.0/5
Insurance
For a -year-old
The Car Guide rating
Fuel economy
7.0/10
Reliability
8.0/10
Safety
10.0/10
Infotainment
7.0/10
Driving
9.0/10
Overall
7.0/10
Average 83%
FacebookShare on Facebook

Comments

Email to a friend

Other visitors also liked