2020 Mazda 3
Looking to upgrade your sedan or hatchback game? Look no further than the 2020 Mazda 3. The Mazda 3 is a top-selling vehicle because it has a lot of amazing things going for it. This vehicle has an incredible performance as well as the latest technology and safety features. In the Mazda 3, you can also find the enviable style that you are looking for.
Below, you can learn more about the performance, exterior, interior, technology, and safety of the 2020 Mazda 3. This will help show you all that this vehicle has to offer you.
Performance and Engine Options
The Mazda 3 is one of the most impressive sedans that you can get. This vehicle offers you a great driving experience with a fun engine, great handling, and plenty of performance features and technologies. Learn more about how this vehicle can perform for you right here.
- Skyactiv-G 2.5-liter engine – Under the hood of the 2020 Mazda 3, you will find a 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine. This engine produces 186-horsepower and 186 pound-feet of torque. It is paired with a six-speed automatic transmission, but a six-speed manual transmission is available with the hatchback model. This engine also gives you good fuel economy. You can expect to get about 27 city miles per gallon and 36 highway miles per gallon with this vehicle.
When it comes to performance, Mazda pays attention to the small details to give you the type of performance you crave. The 2020 Mazda 3 has impressive handling and responsive acceleration. There are also some great features designed to improve your performance even more. For example, the Skyactiv-Vehicle Dynamics with G-Vectoring Control Plus work to adjust the delivery of the power of this vehicle so that you get smoother cornering. You also have the option of upgrading to give your vehicle available i-Activ AWD to give an even better performance.
Right now, the 2020 Mazda 3 is only available with one engine, but you may eventually have the option of another engine in the Mazda 3. This engine is the all-new Skyactiv-X engine. This Skyactiv-X engine blends the combustion methods of diesel and gasoline engines. This technique is called Spark Controlled Compression Ignition, and it helps to increase fuel economy as well as torque in the engine. The 2.0-liter Skyactiv-X is not currently available in the United States, but it is available some places in Europe, so it could be heading to the US soon. It will be something to look out for in terms of the Mazda 3 performance.
Mazda vehicles are known for their great performance as well as their great style. The 2020 Mazda 3 follows the Japanese design philosophy of KODO or Soul of Motion. This means that the Mazda 3 has contours that capture movement even if this vehicle is parked. This vehicle was also designed with the idea that less is more; the designers focused on what was truly important and eliminated the unessential for a better overall design. There are a lot of great features on the exterior of the 2020 Mazda 3 like the signature LED headlights, daytime running lights, and LED combination tail lights that were designed specifically for this vehicle.
The 2020 Mazda 3 is available in both the sedan and hatchback versions. The hatchback version can be a good choice for those that are looking for a little added cargo space, but the sedan model is also a great option. If you have any questions about whether you should choose the sedan or hatchback versions of the 2020 Mazda 3, you can reach out to us at Seacoast Mazda; our expert staff would be happy to help you. Also, you can learn more about what the 2020 Mazda 3 has to offer you on the inside in terms of features, technology, and more below.
The 2020 Mazda 3 seats five people on standard cloth upholstery. However, this vehicle offers some great interior upgrades and customizations so that you can make it your own. There is available synthetic leather upholstery, genuine leather upholstery, and a leather-wrapped steering wheel. You also have available heated front seats, and an available 8-way power-adjustable driver’s seat.
When it comes to cargo space, the Mazda 3 sedan gives you 13.2 cubic feet of cargo space. The hatchback version of the Mazda 3 offers you 20.1 cubic feet of cargo space. There are also a few different trim level options for you to check out in the 2020 Mazda 3. Each trim level offers you different standard features and technologies. The four trim levels include base, Select, Preferred, and Premium.
The base trim offers you plenty of standard technology and safety features including a rearview camera, a 7-inch driver information display, an 8.8-inch display screen, the i-Activsense safety features, and more. The Select trim adds synthetic leather upholstery, a leather-wrapped steering wheel, Apple CarPlay, and Android Auto. Your Preferred trim adds a 12-speaker premium Bose audio system and heated front seats. Finally, the Premium trim gives you leather seats, a moonroof, a head-up display, and the choice of the manual transmission.
There are also a lot of great technology features to be found on the inside of the 2020 Mazda 3. This vehicle is home to a 7-inch driver information display, a push-button start, a rearview camera, Bluetooth, two USB ports, and an infotainment system with an 8.8-inch display.
You can also find some optional technology features if you want to upgrade your vehicle even further. Some of these available systems include Apple CarPlay and Android Auto to connect you to your smartphone, a premium 12-speaker Bose sound system, and more. You can also add on features like proximity keyless entry and satellite radio. There are also some great safety technology features that are standard and available in the 2020 Mazda 3. Learn more about those in the next section.
There have been some great updates to the Mazda 3 for the 2020 model year. One of these updates deals with the safety technology that can be found on this vehicle. For 2020, the Mazda 3 is making the i-Activsense driver-assist technologies standard on all sedan models. The i-Activsense safety features use radars and cameras to help alert you to potential hazards or collisions while you are driving. In previous years, these features were only standard on the highest trim level options.
For 2020, safety is now standard on the Mazda 3 sedan, and these standard safety technologies include lane departure warning, blind spot monitoring, lane keep assist, adaptive cruise control, and automatic emergency braking. Learn more about a few of these below.
- Blind Spot Monitoring – This safety feature helps to alert you if there is a vehicle in your blind spot. If you do try to change lanes with a vehicle in your blind spot, this feature will provide an audible signal and a warning light in the Active Driving Display and the side mirror.
- Smart Brake Support – This feature detects if there are vehicles, people, or bicyclists in your path. If there is someone in your way where a collision is predicted, the system will warn the driver and apply the brakes if the driver does not.
- Lane Keep Assist – This feature works along with the lane departure warning system, but this safety features takes things further. With the lane keep assist, the safety system will perform minor steering corrections if it detects an unintentional lane drift.
In addition to this great active safety technology, the Mazda 3 was also built to be safer for you. This vehicle was built with the rigid Skyactiv-body. This body was designed to better absorb impact and protect you in the event of a collision. Other features built into the 2020 Mazda 3 include the seat belt with pretensioner and load limiter, the SRS Airbag System, and the anti-intrusion brake pedal.
The 2020 Mazda 3 is an impressive vehicle. This vehicle has more standard safety technology for the 2020 model year, impressive interior features and technology, and a great performance. You can get the 2020 Mazda 3 in the sedan or hatchback version, and you can choose the trim option that works best for you and your life. If you have any questions about the 2020 Mazda 3, or you would like to check out this vehicle for yourself, you can reach out to us at Seacoast Mazda.