A few words about the infotainment: While in the Mazda6 system has somewhat laggy screens and a poorly designed menu layout, the system in the Mazda3 is worlds better. Please visit if you need help with clearing cookies in your browser. In fuel efficiency, the Mazda 3 does make a significant leap. If you do not provide us with your personal information, we may not be able to consider any offer made by you. To learn more about Vision Technology click below. In theory, the Mazda 3 is a step ahead in refinement over the old car. Your consent will remain current until you advise us otherwise.
The cabin is set further to the rear, making the profile dramatically different than the previous version, and other compact cars. All of our vehicles come with a full Road Worthy Certificate, Great Service History, and we have a Great understanding of the vehicle history to give you peace of mind. In terms of overall sales, the reigning champion is the Toyota Corolla, which stole the crown from the previous-generation Mazda3 that topped the tables in both 2011 and 2012. Mazda groups all of the new safety systems together under the name i-ActivSense. Sporty curves elicit a sense of excitement and freedom in the Hatch. I would do the same choice if I had to. If you do not want us to do so, please let us know by contacting us.
Comfortable seats that are heated, along with the Bose system. Real world fuel consumption is influenced by many additional factors such as individual driving style, load, traffic and vehicle condition. Most aspects of the driving experience are very satisfying—we'd call it far more athletic than your typical compact car. New for this model year are several systems that use a combination of camera and radar-based sensing to assist and alert the driver in potentially hazardous situations. Mazda has enlarged the cushion of the driver's seat and completely redesigned its front seat backs, to provide a more natural sitting position and increase lateral support. The engine and six-speed automatic are a great match. If you do not provide us with your personal information, we may not be able to consider any offer made by you.
From time to time, Toowong Mazda would like to contact you and to let you know about our products and services, including special offers. The third-generation Mazda 3 rides on a wheelbase that's 2. The Estimated Range is a guide only and not a valuation for credit purposes. Its software can also be updated, meaning features can be added in future without having to swap out physical hardware. Our team of highly trained and passionate staff are here to provide you with the ultimate Mazda Experience. It says the Mazda 3's stopping distances are among the best of all compact cars all models get four-wheel discs ; meanwhile, electric power steering replaces the former electrohydraulic system.
Our biggest complaint with some of the infotainment system is that it doesn't remember where we are… For instance if were listening to music and seeking through stations, a restart or just answering a call would lose our place and we'd have to go back in from the home screen. Regrettably, Mazda has succumbed to the use of glossy piano black trim pieces for the center console and door accents, set off by satin chrome highlights. The declared fuel consumption figure should only be used for the purpose of comparison amongst vehicles. The Dealer and its providers of data have been diligent in providing accurate and complete information. You might call it ideal, but only if you've driven on smooth-surfaced Southern California roads. The powertrain is never caught flat-footed, and the accelerator pedal is confident and linear, not just tuned for jumpy response on the test drive. If you do not provide us with your personal information, we may not be able to consider any offer made by you.
I love that the shift gears appear in the gauges, so you'll always know what gear you're in. I would do the same. More Info We are located 5hrs north of Sydney in the country Music capital, and have been serving North West New South Wales for 80 years. The top corners of the characteristic five-point grille lead into thin, slanted, swept-back headlamps. The design, and the proportions in general, definitely work better for the sedan than the hatch; although at the same time, more than one of our editors thought that the hatchback 3 nods to some classic fastback designs.
In a first for a production car, the system charges a capacitor—which can absorb a great deal of energy quickly—to recapture maximum energy during braking. At its best, this combination of the aggressive front grile, crisp edges, and gentle curves, and hunkered-back cabin altogether makes the car look taut and sports-car influenced. The headliner itself is another area of disheartening cheapness; in both top-of-the-line Grand Touring we spent time with, it felt like flimsy cardboard covered by a felt-like material, with the entire section a bit loose over the moonroof mechanism. Through its so-called Skyactiv initiative, Mazda has gone and engineered, from scratch, a new engine here in two different sizes , plus an all-new six-speed automatic transmission and a new six-speed manual gearbox. In general drivability, the Mazda 3 also excels.