The 2016 Mazda CX-3 is a compact family vehicle that is much awaited because of its performance, above everything else. This is one car that blends the best of both worlds and offers both fuel economy and visuals like that of a Sports car. It has borrowed heavily from Mazda 3 is based on the same platform along with some particular body designs. Ideally made for small families who like to travel a lot, this car has all that it takes to satisfy each and every need.
2016 Mazda CX-3 – Interior and Exterior Design
The most noteworthy changes have happened to the car’s outer body and have become exceptionally beautiful. Front end of the 2016 Mazda CX-3 is characterized by their highly popular grille shape along with slimmer headlights that lend to further its aggressiveness quotient. Moreover, Xenon and LED lamps will be used to illuminate both front and rear lights. Vertical fog lights run by LED have also made an entry this time around. Styling has improved significantly, simply by the use of plastic protection on the car’s exterior. Rear end has muscular looking dual exhausts that compliment the car’s sloping back windows perfectly. Enhanced aerodynamics helps this car to maintain balance as well as handling through the rough type of terrains. Changes will make its way into the interiors of 2016 Mazda CX-3 and lend it a unique look along with comfortable seating arrangements. Just like Mazda 3, this car will have a high on utility centre console alongside a uniquely decorated instrument cluster. Premium trim models will come with leather wrapped seats and will also have extra space in its cabin to seat passengers comfortably. Another feature is added cargo space to suffice all requirements of users. Technology enhancements are characterized by auto climate control, 7-inch centre console, a great stereo system and Satellite navigation. This car boasts the best features of safety and infotainment and brings an attractive package for families on tour.
2016 Mazda CX-3 – Engine and Performance
2016 Mazda CX-3 will be available in two different engines to choose from, but sadly, United States release will have only one. The primary unit will be a 2 L Skyactiv Inline-4 engine that has the capability of producing a maximum of 160 HP and torque of 152 lb-ft. Fuel efficiency rank will rise, much higher thanks to the pairing between the engine and CVT gearbox. This car has recorded a mileage of 30 mpg on combined driving sessions. Rumours say that an even more compact variant of this car may become available later, which will have the same power rating, but better fuel efficiency rates.
2016 Mazda CX-3 – Price and Release Date
Gaining inspiration of Mazda 3, this next generation vehicle will naturally cost higher than its predecessor, owing to its improved features. Mazda CX-5 has been slated for release around the middle portion of 2015. Base model will cost around $22,500, which is about $2500 in excess of its older model. Look out for more information in the near future about this car’s official pricing and release.