Mazda has been widely known in building vibrant and entertaining small cars, something that is clearly evident in the Mazda 3, which is known for its sharp handling and its appealing nature. And the 2018 Mazda 3 continues to provide high fuel economy and practicality. That’s all because even the Mazda 3 bases come standard with smooth engine and highly sophisticated interiors, while the higher trim offers more power and lots of conveniences and fancy features.
There are already three generations of the Mazda 3. Whether you are shopping for a new small sedan or hatchback, the 2018 Mazda 3 is a highly recommended car.
The 2018 Mazda 3 is a five-passenger available in sedan or four-door hatchback. Both offered in Sport, Touring or Grand Touring trims.
Two engines are available in the 2018 Mazda 3. Standard on the Sport trim is a 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine makes 155 horsepower and 150 pound-feet of torque. Standard on the Touring and Grand Touring models is a 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine generates 184 hp and 185 lb-ft of torque. A six-speed manual transmission is standard across models, with a six-speed automatic available as an option.
EPA fuel economy for 2.0-cylinder with automatic at 32 mpg combined (28 city/37 highway) and (31/28/38) for the manual. The 2.5 engine rated at (30/27/36) for automatic and (30/26/35) for the manual.