Mazda 3: Sophisticated Car You Can Afford

Best price as well as fuel economic car

Mazda 3is also popularly called as Mazda Axela particularly in Trinidad and Japan. It is also a compacted car that manufactures in Japan. Mazda Motor group is the one responsible for the manufacture of these cars. First was introduced in the year 2004 replacing Prot?g?.

Another performance oriented model of Mazda 3is well marketed as Mazdaspeed3 and Mazda3 MPS in North America and Europe respectively.Mazda3 of second generation for 2010 was unveiled in the year 2008. The sedan model was premiered at an Auto show at Los Angeles and hatchback at Bologna.

In the year, 2012 Mazda offered new SkyActiv tech including rigid body, straight injection engine as well as speed transmission. The car Mazda 3 has better equipment; better safety with EPS on most models. The car is greatly refined. There are 2 airbags in front.

Different versions of Mazda and their features

European Mazda3performance hits 1.4s. Lowest models give 0-100 km/h in about 14.3 seconds, a max speed of 106 mph. For Australian model2.0 it was reported 8.7 seconds in 0 to 100 km/h of time.

The Mazda specification says 1.6 CiTD with a Diesel capacity of 80 KW giving 100 km/h in 11.6 sec. It also has top 113 mph. According to the results of Mazda 3 Maxx sport car of 2012, it is of five door holds 2 litre engines with acceleration time being 9.2 sec for 0 to 100 km/h with top speed recorded as 190 km/h.

The results for Mazda3 2004 gives 2.3 litres of engine with 0-60 mph and acceleration time being 7.4 seconds. These models have fuel consumptions to an average of 10 L/100 km with 2 litre. Automatic transmission model scores 10L per 100 km.

Mazda 3 is worth a drive and most importantly it is best among compact cars giving excellent driving excitement that stays forever.

Photo Gallery of Mazda 3

Technical Characteristics of Mazda 3

Technical Characteristics of 2011 Mazda 3 1.6 MZ-CD produced by Mazda (JP).

Body Type Hatchback 5 doors / 5 seats
Weight 1330 Kg
Length 4460 mm
Height 1470 mm
Wheelbase 2640 mm
Front Track 1535 mm
Rear Track 1520 mm
Ground Clearance n/a
Fuel Capacity 55 liters
Engine location front
Engine alignment transverse
Drive Wheels Front wheel drive
Steering rack & pinion PAS
Fuel Supply System common rail direct diesel injection
Max Power 115HP (85 kW) @ 3600 rpm
Max Torque 270Nm @ 1750 rpm
CO2 Emissions 117 g/Km
Engine Coolant water
Displacement 1560 cc
Bore 75 mm
Stroke 88 mm
Cam Design DOHC - Double Overhead Camshaft (per bank)
Cylinders 4 INLINE
Valves per cylinder 4
Total Valves 16
Compression Ratio 16:1
Aspiration Turbo D.
Front Brakes VeDi
Rear Brakes Di-S-ABS
Standard Wheels 6.0J x 15 / 6.0J x 15
Standard Tyres 195/65 R 15 91V / 195/65 R 15 91V
Suspension Front n/a
Suspension Rear n/a
Transmission 6 speed manual
Number of gears 6
Acceleration 0-100 Km/h 11 seconds
Acceleration 80-120 Km/h n/a
Top Speed n/a
City 5.3 l/100km
Road 3.9 l/100km
Mixt 4.4 l/100km