Hatchback compact will be popular in this year because of huge productions by many car manufacturers including Mazda in 2015. Thus, we made this 2015 Mazda 3 Hatchback review for you in order to give some information and specifications before you decided to buy hatchback compact car.
We know that when you are looking for a compact car, some points would be nested on your mind such as fuel efficiency, prices and reliability, right? Until now, there is just a few of compact cars which meet these criteria. That is why we will show you this review because one of them is 2015 Mazda 3 Hatchback.
When we have been searching about 2015 Mazda 3 hatchback review, we found that the 3 placed on the top list of compact hatchback ranks. Then, we searched some beneficial things which sticky up with this car. The most advantages that belong to the 3 are competitively priced and fuel efficient segments. Those strengths are also supported by classy exterior and some features which cannot get on other small cars such as head-up display and collision-mitigation technology. Although 2015 Kia Forte has more stylish designs but you cannot beat its price.
Mazda has offered two versions of body styles. There are four-door sedan and hatchback. They are distinguished from the total door. Sedan is 4-door and hatchback is 5-door. For the trims, it also has two major sub-trims, 3i and 3s. According to the some 2015 Mazda 3 hatchback review, this body style has a 60/40-split folding rear seat and some entertainment connections system such as Bluetooth, 7 inch screen and four-speaker. For the 3i Touring has no CD player but Mazda offers you 16-inch alloy wheels, heated side mirrors, rear spoiler and many more. Leather-wrapped steering wheel will makes you more comfortable while driving this hatchback. Then, the Grand Touring trims of 3 hatchback comes with all those features as its standard plus leatherette or premium vinyl upholstery, six-way power drive seat and heated front seats.
Powertrains and Performance
Last But not least of this 2015 Mazda 3 Hatchback review, there are two available engines which divided into 3i and 3s trims. The 3i trims has a 2.0 liter four-cylinder engine. It pumped out 155 horsepower and 150 pound-feet of torque. This power transferred to front-wheel via six-speed manual transmission and six-speed automatic as optional. The EPA ratings rated 30 mpg in the city and 41 mpg on the highway. While, the 3s models has higher 2.5 liter four-cylinder engine which produces 184 horsepower and 185 pound-feet of torque. The transmissions are same with 3i models. The EPA ratings are 26 mpg in the city and 35 mpg on the highway.