Intensely attractive, playful and sophisticated, the 2018 Mazda3 is a fuel-efficient compact that’s universally considered to be one of the most refined and fun-to-drive cars in its class. Available as a stylish 4-door sedan or a versatile 5-door hatchback, the new Mazda3 offers an impressive list of standard features, many tech-based active safety systems and a bewitchingly finished interior.
New Features and Revisions
For 2018 the Mazda3 receives minor but significant updates. The 2.0-liter engine is no longer available in the Touring trim level. Touring models are now powered by the 2.5-liter also used in the Grand Touring. Also, Mazda’s Smart City Brake Support system is now standard on the Sport model.