The series of Mazda 3 has always punched at the right things to secure itsplace above its class. Be it its stunning exterior sculpting, an upscale interior, excellent handling, and the option to drive with all-four-wheels, the model has all up on its sleeve. But when the series is stepping into its 2020 model year edition, people as well as the experts expected something new and exciting to be offered from the house of Mazda, and here we are to see, if their expectations are met. Or in other words, what do the experts have to say about the latest 2020 edition of Mazda 3 series.
To get our answers directly from a group of auto experts we visited the San Antonio Mazda dealer showroom, and collected their opinions that we felt worth sharing.
Few small cars could balance so well between frugality and practicality, that the new 2020 Mazda 3 series can. The compact car series of 2020 Mazda 3 that is offered both as sedan and hatchback configurations, are powered by inline-4 engines that you can pair either with automatic or manual transmissions can also be ordered as front- or all-wheel drives.
We found the experts appreciating the 2020 Mazda 3 for all the goodness it has packed, starting from its state-of-the-art exterior sculpting to offering a higher score of utility and performance, that can complete the circle of competence one can expect from a compact car.
Versatile Trim Packages
The 2020 Mazda 3 is available both in the garbs of sedans and hatchbacks, among which the former is lined up as base, Select, Preferred, and Premium trim levels while the latter is offering all the same trim levels except for the Select.
The 2020 year lineup of Mazda 3 series counts a 2.5-liter inline-4 engine under the hoods of the basic trims that is rated at 186 horsepower after being paired t a 6-speed automatic transmission. This power combination came out to be exceptionally powerful for a compact car, that also contains of dynamic handling characteristics while the features it offers are yet to be found on its rival models.
The 6-speed automatic transmission is kept as standard on all other trims except for the range-topping Premium hatchback model, where you get a 6-speed manual to test your driving skills. There the powerline is configured with the front wheels.
Mazda is a name that is also associated for being an expert in creating idealistic driving atmosphere. So, the 2020 Mazda 3 has to prove the point with its uniquely styled interior room, that looks plush with its low-slung dash while the seating is more than just being comfortable. While the driver enjoys all the attention with the perfect driving position and a well-adjusted seat, passengers can enjoy the relaxed rides in the well-bolstered seats. Ample space is allotted for every car occupant, while an 8.8 inch display will keep everyone engaged by playing the entertainment through its Apple CarPlay and Android Auto functionalities.
Overall, the experts at the San Antonio Mazda dealership were all-praise about this compact car series from Mazda that has taken yet another step forward to offer better drive experiences.