The 2016 Mazda 3 come with powerful and fuel-efficient engines, is one of patrolman cars to compact. The Mazda 3 is in 4r-door sedan body styles and hatchback. Both are in 2016 Mazda 3i and 2016 Mazda 3S (2.5-liter four-cylinder) models, which are divided into different fillings.
The 2016 Mazda 3i Sport base comes with 16 inches wheels, folding seats, a tilt and abbreviate steering, cruise control, 7-inches touch display with control based on the Button, folding electric mirrors, Bluetooth phone connectivity and voice and audio controls. On the face of entertainment, there is a six-speaker audio system with USB port, AUX input, HD Radio and Internet Radio enabled smartphone. The Preferred Equipment Package Available adds sixteen-inches alloy wheels, heated mirrors, upholstery premium, an armrest rear seat, automatic headlights, automatic wipers and Blind Spot Monitor with Rear Cross Traffic Alert.
All 2016 Mazda 3 pads are on both sedan and hatchback. The 3i Touring includes all the features of the kit Preferred Equipment 3i Sport and adds fog lights, a sunroof, rear spoiler, key-less start and entry, and a leather steering wheel. The popular optional equipment package adds dual-zone automatic temperature control, an auto-dimming inside mirror, CD player, satellite radio and a Bose surround sound system nine premium speakers.
2016 Mazda 3i Grand Touring extends the famous equipment package, adding a siege of 6-way power driver, heated seats, leatherette upholstery and a navigation system. Touring supports 3s these functions and adds a more powerful engine, 18-inches wheels, a gloss black grille insert, a digital speedometer, a head-mounted display and paddle.
2016 Mazda 3 Interior
The interior of the 2016 Mazda 3 is one of the best in its class. During our long-term test of a 2014 Mazda 3, the cabin was often praised for its intuitive page setting and quality plates, materials and switches. Some functions, such as a head-up display, Adaptive Headlights and adaptive cruise control are simply not in most of the competitors of the Mazda 3.
The front seats are comfortable and supportive, and strengthening the overall well-agile sports car handling capabilities. The rear seats also have a certain edge to them, but in the whole area is pretty average. Competing sedans like the Toyota Corolla and Volkswagen Jetta offer more room for adults to learn or too cumbersome to install child car seats. The 12.4 cubic feet trunk of the sedan is a bit small for the class. The tailgate, now offers 20.2 cubic feet behind the rear seat while folding the seats provides 47.1 cubic feet.
2016 Mazda 3 Engine
2016 Mazda 3i models are powered by a 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine that generates 155 hp and 150 lb-ft of torque. It drives the front wheels via a optional six-speed manual or six-speed automatic. In testing of a Mazda 3i sedan with automatic transmission, we recorded a 8.3-second 0-60-mph, which is faster than average for this class of car.
From the EPA estimated fuel economy is also admirable. The sedan at 34 mpg combined controls (30 city / highway 41) with auto transmission. The sedan with manual earns nearly 33 mpg combined (29/41), and expect same figures for the 3i sedan. On the 116-mile route review, 3i sedan with manual transmission returns 39.4 mpg.
Mazda 3s models get 4-cylinder engine of 2.5 liters, 184 hp and 185 lb-ft of torque. The Mazda 3s Touring comes as standard with 6-speed automatic transmission, while the GT 3s comes with standard manual and has the optional automatic transmission. A Mazda 3s Sedan achieves 0-60 mph time of 7.5 seconds, which puts it near the top of its class. With the 2.5-liter engine and manual transmission, both the sedan and hatchback, the EPA estimated 29 mpg combined (25/37 to 26/35 for sedan and hatch). Paired with the six-speed automatic, Mazda 3s leads about 32 mpg combined (28/39) in the four-door configuration and 31 mpg combined (27/37) as a gasoline engine. Optional for 2016 Mazda 3s, the system is “i-ELOOP”, which captures and distributes the braking energy. Thus equipped, fuel savings of up to 33 mpg combined (29/40) on the sedan and 32 mpg combined (28/39) with the automatic.
2016 Mazda 3 Safety
Standard safety equipment of 2016 Mazda 3 adds stability and traction control, active head restraints, a reversing camera,and air-bags. A monitoring system with rear blind spot Cross Traffic Alert is standard on Touring and Grand Touring models. The technology package for 3 fatty acids available Grand Touring includes a lane departure warning, forward collision warning and Smart City Brake Support Mazda can automatically slow a collision mitigation system before the car to react to a halt at a low speed when the driver n ‘t to a looming collision.
In testing, a Mazda 3i Grand Touring hatchback come to a halt from 60 mph in 120 feet. In crash tests of the government, 2016 Mazda get 3 out of 5 stars for overall crash protection has received, with 5-stars for overall frontal crash protection and 5-stars for overall side crash protection. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) gave the 3 highest possible best rating in its moderate overlap and offset frontal crash test chop, 2016 Mazda 3.