2018 Mazda Mazda3Change Year or Vehicle
of the 2018 Mazda Mazda3. Base trim shown.
From the Cars.com Vehicle Test Team
- Steering and handling
- Acceleration with 2.5-liter engine
- Well-equipped base model
- Front-seat comfort
- Smooth-shifting manual transmission
- Busy ride
- Small backseat
- Small trunk (sedan)
- No Apple CarPlay, Android Auto
- Gets expensive with options
- So-so gas mileage
- Smart City Brake Support now standard
- 2.0- or 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine
- Manual or automatic transmission
- Offered as a sedan or hatchback
- Standard 7-inch multimedia screen
What it is: The Mazda3 comes as a compact sedan and hatchback with a choice of four-cylinder engines: a 155-horsepower 2.0-liter and a 184-hp 2.5-liter. Both engines are available with a six-speed manual or automatic transmission. Competitors include the Chevrolet Cruze, Ford Focus and Honda Civic.
The base Sport trim level gains Smart City Brake Support automatic emergency braking. LED headlights, taillights and running lights are now included on the Grand Touring trim.
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Great looking, but low quality
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Can't hold a candle to my 2007 Mazda 6
Over rated, terrible ride rough jolting ride quality. Poor mid bad Power with the 2.0. Don't buy this compact junk. Get a decent mid size car. Read full review
36 months / 36,000 miles
60 months / 60,000 miles
36 months / 36,000 miles
At Mazda, everything we do is designed, engineered, tested and retested to make driving better. And our Certified Pre-Owned vehicles are no exception. Each one comes with the confidence to greet every turn, on- ramp and green light with the same driving enthusiasm Mazda owners know so well.
1 year / 12,000 milesEach Mazda Certified Pre-Owned vehicle comes with a 12-Month/12,000- Mile Additional Limited Warranty with no deductible on covered components, which begins when the factory warranty ends. If it's out of warranty, the 12-Month/12,000-Mile Limited Warranty begins on the certified retail date.
Under 6 years / 80,000 milesVehicles receive a Mazda quality inspection and reconditioning.