Introducing the new Mazda3, available as an exhilarating and sporty hatchback, or family friendly fastback saloon. With sculpted design, superb handling and impressive fuel efficiency - the Mazda3 offers a great deal in an eye-catching package that's just as exhilarating when you get behind the wheel.
KODO: Soul of Motion Design
2017 Mazda3 is a perfect expression of Mazda’s ‘KODO: Soul of Motion’ design language. Its powerful lines convey dynamic movement, and are functional as well as beautiful. Mazda3 boasts impressive aerodynamics, improving fuel efficiency while helping to deliver a more enjoyable driving experience.
Mazda3 features Machine Grey metallic paint, Mazda’s new premium colour, which compliments the Mazda3’s image of stylised sophistication; while Soul Red encapsulates the emotional energy of the ‘KODO: Soul of Motion’ lines. The front grille has been redesigned with subtle changes to the signature wing, while auto power-folding door mirrors make parking simple and prevent any potential scrapes. These door mirrors are also heated, ideal for those chilly early morning starts.
The contoured, muscular body of the Sport Nav grade is beautifully accentuated by 18-inch alloy wheels and distinctive LED signature rear lights and daytime running lights
The sweeping curves of 2017 Mazda3’s dynamic exterior hide a wonderfully spacious interior with a focus on precision, human-centric design. Upgraded with premium cloth seats as standard across the range, Mazda3 focuses on comfort, quality design and enhanced storage, while ensuring you have all of the latest technology at your fingertips.
Explore the cabin and experience these premium features for yourself at Saltmarine Mazda – including the wider door pockets and the new sliding cover that turns the central cup-holders into a nifty storage compartment. And to make long journeys a more relaxing experience there’s improved noise reduction within the cabin that ensures a quiet and calm drive.
Mazda’s MZD Connect in-car infotainment and mobile connectivity system connects you to the outside world, and with Sport Nav models you can enjoy the added benefit of a nine-speaker Bose® surround sound system.
Take control of DAB digital radio, CD and MP3 player via the integrated 7” colour touchscreen display or handily located multimedia commander. Or use the same controls to plan a route on the navigation system, while Bluetooth connectivity with hands-free helps you to stay in touch while driving. On selected models you can now stay in touch with friends on social media through new technology that reads your latest messages out to you.
Mazda has always done things a little differently! Mazda’s SKYACTIV Technology focuses on reducing weight and improving performance to achieve truly remarkable efficiency.
And then there’s the SKYACTIV engines, 2017 Mazda3 has two SKYACTIV-G petrol engines and two SKYACTIV-D diesel engines to choose from. Both petrol engines are 2.0-litre, with either 120ps or 165ps. Diesel drivers can choose a 105ps 1.5-litre unit or a punchy 150ps 2.2-litre.
CO2 emissions are as low as 99g/km, and fuel consumption is an impressive 74.3mpg meaning lower running costs for you, and smaller Benefit in Kind bills if you’re considering the 2017 Mazda3 as a company car.
Your safety is paramount, so the 2017 Mazda3 is loaded with intelligent safety features to protect you and your fellow passengers. From SE-L Nav grade upwards this includes Advanced Smart City Brake Support, which now uses cameras as well as sensors to detect obstacles and automatically apply the brakes.
Traffic Sign Recognition uses the same forward-sensing camera to detect speed limits on the road during driving, notifying you via the Colour head up display which is conveniently located within the driver’s line of sight and is available on Sport Nav models.
The reversing camera on Sport Nav models will help you park at the end of every journey, while cruise control takes the hard work out of long-distance drives so you arrive at your destination.