Mazda3 Review in Springfield

28/37  CITY/HWY
EPA-Estimated MPG
7.9  Sec.
0-60 MPH
12  cu ft
Cargo Space

What's New for the 2018 Mazda3?

The Mazda3 2018 is very similar to other models with only little changes in option packages and features. The Touring 2.5 trim has been discontinued now that the 2.5-liter engine of the 2018 Mazda3 model is standard with the Touring trim along with the overhead console and a rear spoiler. Other additional features include an automatic braking and warning system and a standard led headlights.

2018 Mazda3 Interior

Trims & Features

A six-speed automatic transmission is offered as an option with a six-speed manual, standard for all Mazda3s. The sedan's standard sport trim features include double USB ports, a six-speaker stereo, emergency telematics, automatic emergency braking, low speed forward collision warning, a rearview camera, touchscreen, wireless connectivity, a 60/40-split folding seat, keyless ignition, remote keyless entry and a 16-inch steel wheel. The hatchback includes a rear spoiler and the upgrades of alloy wheels. The sedan is designed for the optional preferred equipment package that includes rear-seat cup-holders with armrest, upgraded upholstery, blind-spot monitoring with rear cross-traffic alert, heated mirrors, automatic wipers, automatic headlights and alloy wheels. Apart from the touring trim features mentioned above, others include heated front seats, a six-way power driver seat, simulated leather upholstery, dual-zone automatic climate control, and keyless entry along with 18-inch alloy wheels.

The grand touring model has LED exterior tail lights, fog, and headlights at the top of the range. Other notable features include a satellite radio, a nine-speaker Bose surround-sound system, leather upholstery, an upgraded display in the instrument panel, a digital speedometer and a sunroof. Along with these, the premium equipment package includes a traffic sign reader, forward collision braking and warning for higher speeds, adaptive cruise control, lane departure intervention and warning, a navigation system, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, paddle shifters for the automatic transmission, a heated steering wheel, automatic high beams and adaptive headlights.

2018 Mazda3 Front


A six-speed manual transmission and a 155-horsepower four-cylinder 2.0-liter engine power the Mazda3 2018 model. This engine has a lot of tolerance for all driving situations and will fuel your daily commute and weekend adventures. A six-speed transmission and a 184-horsepower four-cylinder 2.5-liter engine are also available. The larger engine is notably more powerful than the base engine and it offers a quick and smooth acceleration. With an automatic transmission and a base engine, the 2018 Mazda3 model offers an EPA-estimated 37 mpg* on the highway and 28 mpg* in the city which are excellent ratings for the category. The larger engine is close as efficient. It offers 36 mpg* on the highway and 27 mpg* in the city.


2018 Mazda3 SideMazda3 2018 models is equipped with a forward collision warning and an emergency braking system. Further driver assistance features include high beam assist, lane keeping assist, lane departure warning, adaptive cruise control and blind spot warning for a confident and safe drive. The exterior matches the interior in terms of purpose and expressiveness starting with the driver-oriented cockpit, where all the driving controls such as the shifter as well as the arrangement of knobs and switches are located to improve the entire driving experience. Also for better comfort and precision, the pedals are symmetrically placed out to the right and left of the centerline of the driver. While decreasing the natural fatigue associated with constant pedal pressure, a hinged organ-type accelerator is a typical equipment for added safety.

The 2018 Mazda3 is an energetic, sporty car. It has an upscale interior and it is more enjoyable to drive than most of its counterparts. If you desire a sporty car you can conveniently drive daily, it's difficult to find another like it.

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