The 2014 Mazda3 is just one of many in the auto business that has been upgraded to be more efficient in its fuel and create more interior room. It gets 30 miles per gallon in the city and 41 on the highway. The exterior is available in a wide variety of colors from Blue Reflex Mica to Liquid Silver Metallic. The interior is available in either black or a gray. The gray color is referred to as sand and all the seats are made of cloth material.
According to U.S. News, the 2014 Mazda3 currently ranks as number one out of 40 affordable cars. On average, it sells from over $17,000 to over $26,000. It has won two awards with U.S. News, the 2014 Best Compact Car for Money as well as the 2014 Best Compact Car and Best Hatchback for families.
Its upscale-like and sleek interior design gives a luxurious feeling. Another aspect that has made the 2014 Mazda3 the winner is, is its wide leg- and headroom with both its front- (head: 38.6 in, leg: 42.2 in.) and backseats (head: 37.5 in., leg: 35.8 in.). The driver’s seat can be adjusted to comfortably meet height needs and the rear seats can be folded down. The back also has the vehicle’s ventilation ducts. The front instrumentation includes a clock, a trip computer, a low fuel alert and a tachometer. The steering wheel also contains audio controls. It contains a smooth six-speed transmission with both auto and manual transmission. Both the front and the rear doors contain pockets. Cup holders are also located in the front and opening the trunk is controlled by remote.
For entertainment purposes, it contains four speakers, a USB connection, an AM/FM stereo system, an antenna and an MP3 auxiliary connection. It also comes with the option of a Bluetooth phone, a CD player, a head-up display, a rearview camera, keyless entry, a 7-inch touchscreen and many more.
Those who have test-driven the 2014 Mazda3 report that it’s “fun to drive”. It contains a very vigorous four-cylinder with a 2.0 L engine. Its averages at 155hp (horsepower) at 6,000rpm (revolution per minute). It has a fuel tank capacity of 13.2 gallons and is considered to be a front wheel drive. Its fuel capacity has been approved by the EPA and it is known for its smooth handling and sharp steering.
It also comes with a collision warning, blind spot monitoring and a very adaptive cruise control.
If you are looking for an affordable family car or something affordable that you will be able to simultaneously haul a lot of stuff around in, or commute to work with, the 2014 Mazda3 may be the one for you.
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