2019 Mazda 3 is one of the most interesting new hatchbacks on the market, announced for the next year. Even though the first idea of this car, introduced as KAI concept on 2017 Toyota Auto Show, was very attractive and interesting to fans and buyers, it seems that final version that we were able to see is even more attractive. Speaking about the final version, it is tested on test roads in Germany, following legislation in Japan which does not allow driving of concept car on their roads.
2019 Mazda 3 is completely redesigned car, so previous models could only be a clue how this version looks like. It is made to be attractive, modern and futuristic, with the perfectly shaped aerodynamic front end. There is also wide rhomboidal impressive mesh grille in front bumper framed with thin chrome line and with a small logo of the company. The rear end is short and rounded, higher than the front bumper, with metallic protection on the bottom and small rear window.
Although 2019 Mazda 3 is a classic hatchback, it has a comfortable and wide cabin with greatly designed interior and equipment above the class. The seats are made to support the pelvis and low back in long driving, but also to provide enjoyable and comfortable traveling for passengers. The modernly designed dashboard is made of beautifully carved ebony with the retro designed steering wheel. There is slightly lowered roof on the back; with limits the height of the passengers that could sit there, but otherwise the cabin is quite comfortable for taller passengers.
There will be offered two engines in 2019 Mazda 3. Together with base 2.0-liter Skyaktiv-X with 188 horsepower and 170 pound-feet of torque comes a 2.0-liter Skyaktiv-G that produces 155 horsepower and 150 pound-feet of torque, as a smaller but compatible with the size and usage of the car. There are plans to put 2.5-liter four-cylinder petrol engine with 184 horsepower in higher trims. Not only that this engine is stronger, it is also more efficient (according to official information even up to 30% more efficient) than the current engine.
2019 Mazda 3 Release Date and Price
2019 Mazda 3 will be on the market before the fall of the year for the price of $18,000 for the base model. According to our information, next year will be very interesting when it comes to hatchbacks. Among competitors that will try out the forces are Volkswagen Golf GTI, 2018 Ford Focus RS, Kia Stinger, Mercedes AMG A35, and Buick Velite.
May 10, 2018