Introduced in 2003 as a 2004 model, the Mazda3, a brand of Japan is going through a facelift for 2017 version. The car is already storming in Japanese roads. With minor cosmetic changes, the car will be ready for 2017. The authorities have cleared Mazda3 and Mazda6 will not take part in Paris Motor Show in Paris 2016, as the Japan manufacturer has decided to ignore it. The car carries a sporty look that is both attractive and aggressive and catches the attention on the road easily.
The slight changes that the manufacturer has decided on are thicker grille, new fog lamps, LED lights adaptive, moved logo on the grille. This system allows returning different torque values on each wheel. It will also add the G-Vectoring Control that allows the above said, returning different torque values on each wheel to improve road holding and traction, cornering and on roads. That actually suits the car to deal with different weather condition like the rain or snow.
Mazda3 Key Specifications, Features
The diesel variation is coming with two models SKYACTIV-D 1.5 with 105 hp and 2.2 SKYACTIV-D 150PS. For the gasoline engine, SKYACTIV-G 1.5 100 hp and 2.0 SKYACTIV-G 120 and 165 hp, are the two models the brand is offering. Entering the fourth generation of this model, traction control system, forward collision warning system, stability control system, rear view camera, 5-seat belts and air bags will be the car’s added features. New Mazda3 will have 6-speed manual transmission as standard as well as optional 6-speed automatic transmission.
Till now The Mazda3 has released only three generations of the model, and the third is still running on. Priced between $18,000 – $30,000 based on current exchange rates. The new improved Mazda3 is perfect for people who love long traveling.