2020 Mazda 3
Mazda has recently released its fourth generation of Mazda 3 in end 2019 which is the demanding sedan of 2020 and it has been renewed with many upgraded features including the emergency braking system, adaptive cruise control, blind spot detection and lane keeping assistance system. 2020 Mazda 3 has been ranked 6.7 stars out of 10 among other sedans because of its stylish looks, powerful engine, sporty handling and availability of all-wheel driving option. A full package of driver’s assistance program is provided as standard in all type of trims.
It offers four trims in 2020 model that includes Base variant, select trim, Premium trim and preferred trim. Powertrain of all trims are similar but they differ in terms of different features they add up in higher level trims.
Base trim features 8.8 inches infotainment screen, eight speakers, adaptive cruise control and emergency telematics.
Select trim is upgraded with leather covered seats and steering wheel, smartphone infotainment connectivity, keyless entry and rear cross traffic alert system.
Preferred trim features twelve speakers audio system along with heated seats at front and power control driver’s seat.
Premium trim is the high level trim that is equipped with head up display system, panoramic sunroof, leather upholstery and adaptive automatic adjustable headlights. While comparing all the trims, select trim is most loved by the customers because offers many latest features in a less purchasing value as compared to top of the line trims.
Engine, transmission and performance:
It comes with a 2.5 liters DOHC sixteen valve four inline engine provided with variable valve timing that generates a horsepower of 186 hp and torque of 186 NM. It offers six speed automatic transmission which comes with a sport driving mode that delivers wonderful driving performance.
Fuel Efficiency: It has the capability to drive twenty six miles per gallon in city and thirty five miles per gallon on highways.
Handling & Driving:
Steering wheel of Mazda 3 is well weighted with high accuracy that it makes the handling of the car very confidently while suspension of Mazda 3 is improved a lot to gobble up bumps and jerks and maintains a balance between comfort and full sporty performance. You can also upgrade your car with all-wheel driving facility that adds more confidence in your driving even in cold weathers and unfavorable conditions. It can accelerate to sixty miles per hour in just 8.3 seconds and the non turbo charged engine delivers more power to make the acceleration fast as compared to previous models.
Exterior design and features:
The proportions of Mazda 3 are smart with 4660 millimeters of length, 1795 millimeters of width and 1435 millimeters of height having a typical hatchback design. Front design of Mazda 3 is highlighted with a wide grille which has Mazda logo encrypted on it and narrow headlights sweeps on sideways displaying a glamorous look.
Roofline of all-new Mazda 3 is longer than before with soft and gentle contours and the rear end is sleeker with the roof diving into the tail gate and LED tail lights are eye catching while sixteen inches alloy wheels are bold enough to give it a real sporty look. LED headlights are provided with daytime running lights and windshield wipers comes with rain sensors that work automatically when rain falls.
Interior design and features:
Mazda 3 cabin gives us the harmonious feel with a low beltline and giving spacious enough seating to give you a relaxing journey with leather covered seats providing seating capacity for 5 passengers. It also offers 20.1 cubic feet cargo area to carry enough amount of luggage which can be increased while folding rear seats.
It provides you infotainment by an 8.8 inches display screen that is compatible with Android Auto and Apple Car play interface. Higher trims are also equipped with head up display, leather upholstery, dual zone climate control, adaptive cruise control, keyless entry and upgraded driver’s assistance programs. IIHS has rated 2020 Mazda 3 with GOOD scores and marked it safe car as it provides you with airbags, automatic emergency braking system, rear cross traffic alert, lane keeping assistance, blind spot detection system, smart braking support system, frontal collision mitigation, driver drowsy monitor, stability control system and pedestrian detection system.
Price range of 2020 Mazda 3 ranges from 21,500 US dollars to 27,900 US dollars coming with a warranty of three years.