Used Mazda Mazda3 Ratings

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    2010 Mazda MAZDA3

    Performance Bang for Buck

    Pros: Engine

    Cons: Standard radio not great.

    I needed a hatchback to transport my drums but did not want to move into one of the larger SUV's. I also wanted good accel. (8 sec 0-60). The 2.5 liter MAZDA 3 gave me that without a TUrbo and the need for premium gas. As a side benefit, very stable handling and a quick, sportyo the car ( I also wanted a proper gearbox, which is available in this model). I love the styling -very distinctive. I can now tell my car apart in a dark parking lot (The car is unique, so I would think it will be a love/hate thing). The seats feel wonderful! Excellent side support and they remind me of my old Alfa. Very good interior quality.

    • Recommend this vehicle to a friend? Yes
    • How long have you owned this vehicle? 1 year
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    2010 Mazda MAZDA3

    Zoom-Zoom #2

    Pros: Bluetooth and Bose

    Cons: A lil noisy inside while driving.

    Can't stay away from Mazda! I truly enjoy driving my 2010 M3 GT and haven't been disappointed yet. I will say the interior is a lil noisy while driving but it's not a big issue for me. Recommend test driving along with Civic and Corolla for comparison.

    • Recommend this vehicle to a friend? Yes
    • How long have you owned this vehicle? 1 year
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    2010 Mazda MAZDA3

    A great choice for the small sedan market

    Pros: smooth ride

    Cons: side view blocked by door pillar

    If you want something other than a Nissan, Toyota or Honda then be sure to check out the Mazda 3. Had one as a loaner for a week. And I really liked it. The interior is pleasant, the powertrain is great, and it looks good from the outside also.

    • Recommend this vehicle to a friend? Yes
    • How long have you owned this vehicle? 1 year
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    2007 Mazda MAZDA3

    Decent vehicle

    Pros: stability control

    I loved it, served me well, had a few problems with service and the brakes but other than that, car was overall a great little car.

    • Recommend this vehicle to a friend? Yes
    • How long have you owned this vehicle? 2 years
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    2004 Mazda Mazda3

    3 5door

    Pros: Steering wheel controls for for radio unit

    Cons: Only issue is excessive road noise and low AC output

    This has been a great car for me. 57K on it and no real repairs other than oil & filter etc...Thank goodness it does not have the ugly face the new 2011 style has. Shame to ruin a great car with such an ugly look!

    • Recommend this vehicle to a friend? Yes
    • How long have you owned this vehicle? 5 years
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    2009 Mazda MAZDA3

    Just right for a commuter car.

    • Recommend this vehicle to a friend? Yes
    • How long have you owned this vehicle? 2 years
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    2005 Mazda MAZDA3

    Pros: wonderful steering

    Cons: tires wore out fast

    This is the most drivable fun car I have ever had. Pervious cars were Fords and Hondas. I use a stick and love to drive I am a young 73. Alas, the 2010 is ugly in front and a bit bigger. Am waiting for a remake.

    • Recommend this vehicle to a friend? Yes
    • How long have you owned this vehicle? 5 years