What Makes the Mazda 3 a Great City Car

By Kijiji Autos
Everything you should know about the Mazda 3

If you are a city dweller, you must have a certain kind of car in mind when you’re choosing a vehicle. That kind of car is a city car and should be made for navigating all of the urban conditions that the city can throw at it. It should be able to handle long trips, too.

Ideally, city cars are compact enough to make it easy to maneuver where there is not a lot of space and easy to handle so you can readily park. One city car to consider is the Mazda 3 with its many practical features. Here’s what you need to know about the Mazda 3.

1. The Mazda 3 offers value

The Mazda 3 is reasonably priced, yet feels luxurious, with a well-designed, elegant interior.

2. The Mazda 3 is comfortable to drive

The easy handling of the Mazda 3 makes it a good city car and a good first car. There are a lot of options to choose from that make driving easier. Like a six-speed manual transmission, or an automatic transmission, and front-wheel drive or all-wheel drive. The infotainment system is easy to use, too.

3. The Mazda 3 is safe

The overall safety rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) for a Mazda 3 is 5 out of 5. Improvements to safety features include stability control that was added in 2011 to prevent skidding and standard rearview cameras on models from 2016 onwards. Side and curtain airbags were added in addition to driver and front passenger airbags after 2009 as well. Some Mazda 3s even offer Driver Attention Alert, which detects changes in driving and alertness that could be caused by fatigue.

4. The Mazda 3 comes in different body types and trims

The Mazda 3 comes in different body types and trims that are sure to fit your needs and lifestyle. There is the Mazda 3 sedan that is a good size, with good fuel economy. The Mazda 3 hatchback is designed to make the most of any available space.

The Mazda 3 Sport is a hatchback. The Mazda 3 Turbo engines are back as an option for the Mazda 3 sedan and hatchback body types in 2021. The 2.5 Turbo engine offers 250 horsepower and 320 pound-feet of torque, and more fun while driving.

The Mazda 3 GT is the top trim level of the Mazda 3s. It comes with a more powerful 2.5 litre engine with 184 horsepower and 185 lb-ft of torque, with a choice between a six-speed manual and an automatic transmission.

There are so many options with the Mazda 3, with a range from luxurious to powerful and sporty. Discover more about the Mazda 3 at Kijiji Autos. Be sure to contact a dealer today on Kijiji Autos to help make the choice that is best for you.

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