The 2017 Mazda 3 Sedan is the redesigned version of the current model and it is expected to be the best all-around compact sedans in its category. The new sedan combines athletic driving dynamics and fuel efficiency with a contented cabin to beat other vehicles easily in its class. Furthermore, it will also come with a rapid acceleration system, lots of highly developed safety features, accurate handling, a sophisticated interior, and top crash test scores. This 2017 model from Mazda will be an ideal vehicle for those who are seeking abundant features and technologies, reliability, better fuel economy, and sophisticated safety features. The new sedan will be released with 3i Sport, 3i Touring, 3i Grand Touring, 3s Touring, and 3s Grand Touring trims.
2017 Mazda 3 Redesign
Each model of the 2017 Mazda 3 Sedan comes equipped with individual external features. Accordingly,
The 3i Sport trim will be offered with standard outside features, such 16-inch alloy wheels, heated side mirrors, power-folding mirrors, whereas automatic headlamps and windshield wiper will be offered as an option.
The 3i Touring trim gets standard exterior features, such as an automatic back view mirror, a lip spoiler at the back, LED headlights, foglights…
The 3s Touring trim of the new model Mazda 3 Sedan comes outfitted with a set of 18-inch alloy wheels and a polished black grille. Whereas the 3s Grand Touring trim will have: an automatic-dimming back view mirror, LED tail lamps, automatic high-beam headlight control, adaptive xenon headlights, active grille shutters, and , i-Eloop regenerative braking system.
The 2017 model will have eight striking body colors that include:
Deep Crystal Blue Mica.
Blue Reflex Mica
Jet Black Mica.
Meteor Gray Mica.
Liquid Silver Metallic.
Snowflake White Pearl Mica.
Titanium Flash Mica.
Soul Red Metallic.
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All 2017 Mazda 3 Sedan trims come equipped with MacPherson strut suspension system with stabilizer bar in the front and MultiLink suspension system with stabilizer bar at the back. Regarding brakes, Mazda 3 gets 11.02-inch size vented disc brakes in the front and 10.43-inch size solid disc brakes at the back.
All models have the same external dimensions: 180.3″ (L) x 70.7″ (W) x 57.3″ (H) with the length of the wheelbase of 106.3 inches. The ground clearance and the curb weight will be 6.1 inches and 2883 pounds (approx 1310 kg) respectively.
New Mazda 3 Sedan 2017 Interior
Similar to exterior features, the interior features also differ among the models of all-new Mazda 3 Sedan 2017. As a result,
The all-new 2017 Mazda 3 Sedan 3i Sport trim will be offered with standard interior features, such as:
Seven-inch infotainment screen.
Bluetooth acoustic and Smartphone connectivity.
Height-modifiable driver seat.
High Definition radio
Tilt and telescopic steering wheel.
60: 40-split folding back seat.
Power folding mirrors.
Latest sound system with six speakers.
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Some of the optional features include a blind-spot monitor, a rear seat armrest, and rear cross traffic alerts.
On the other hand, the 3i Touring trim comes with standard interior features, such as:
Bose surround sound system.
Leather-covered steering wheel.
Satellite and HD radio.
Dual zone automatic climate control.
Keyless start and entry.
New 2017 Mazda 3 Sedan Interior
When comes to the standard 2017 Mazda 3 Sedan interior features of the 3i Grand Touring trim, it is equipped with features like heated front seats in the front, leather upholstered cabin, a navigation system, manual lumbar adjustment and a six-way power lumbar.
The 3s Touring trim comes with inside features, such as steering wheel-mounted paddle shifters, a heads-up display, a digital speedometer. Whereas the 3s Grand Touring trim will be offered with full leather upholstery, lane departure alert system, and adaptive cruise control.
The cabin comes with the passenger capacity of 96 cubic feet and a cargo volume of 12 cubic feet.
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All 3i trims of the 2017 Mazda3 Sedan will be powered by a four-cylinder, SkyActive-G powertrain with the displacement of 2.0 liters. Through this power unit, these models would get the sufficient power and torque of 155 horsepower at 6000 RPM and 150 lbs per foot at 4000 RPM respectively. And the second engine for Euro market with 118 hp. The new sedan will be offered with a 6-speed manual gearbox system as standard, whereas a 6-speed automatic gearbox system will be offered as an option. Both transmission systems will be used to send power to all the wheels of the new sedan. This powertrain also offers better acceleration to the new model sedan, which makes it attain the speed of 60 mph from the stationary mode within 8.3 seconds with the top speed of 130 mph.
When comes to 2017 Mazda 3 Sedan fuel economy, these models offer different mileage according to the transmission system. When these models are equipped with the manual transmission, each model offers the city, highway and combined mileage of 29 mpg, 41 mpg, and 33 mpg respectively. Whereas with the automatic transmission system, the models offer the city, highway and combined mileage of 30 mpg, 41 mpg, and 34 mpg respectively.
On the other hand, all 3s trims of the 2017 model Mazda 3 Sedan will be powered by a four-cylinder, SkyActive-G powertrain with the displacement of 2.5 liters. Through this power unit, these models would get the sufficient power and torque of 184 horsepower at 5700 RPM and 185 lbs per foot at 3250 RPM respectively.
These models will also be offered with a 6-speed manual gearbox system as standard, whereas a 6-speed automatic gearbox system will be offered as an option. Both transmission systems will be used to send power to all the wheels of the new sedan. This powertrain offers the same acceleration to the new model sedan, which makes it attain the speed of 60 mph from the stationary mode within 8.3 seconds with the top speed of 130 mph.
When comes to fuel economy, the models offer different mileage according to the transmission system. When these models are equipped with the manual transmission, each model offers the city, highway and combined mileage of 25 mpg, 37 mpg, and 29 mpg respectively, whereas with the automatic transmission system, the new sedan offers the city, highway and combined mileage of 28 mpg, 39 mpg, and 32 mpg respectively.
Other 2017 Mazda3 Sedan 2017 engines, mostly for Euro market are SKYACTIV-G 1.5 with 98 hp. PS) and two diesel engine SKYACTIV-D 1.5 liters with 102 hp and another one with 2.2 liters 147 hp. Transmission is manual 6-speed SKYACTIV-MT or automatic transmission SKYACTIV-Drive.
2017 Mazda 3 Sedan prices and the date of release
The release date of the 2017 Mazda 3 Sedan is expected to be available for sale during the first quarter of 2017. When comes to pricing, each model comes with a different price range. As a result,
The base cost of the 3i Sport trim is expected to be $ 17,845.
The base price of the 3i Touring trim is expected to be $ 20,045.
The starting cost of the 3i Grand Touring trim is expected to be $ 22,545.
The starting price of the 3s Touring trim is expected to be $ 24,795.
The preliminary cost of the 3s Grand Touring trim is expected to be $ 24,745.
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