2005 Mazda 323Review
Mazda 3 Sp — Performance- so so, lacks power because the car is heavy. Build quality - quite luxurious for a 1.6 sedan. ride comfort is really good. Appearance - solid, nice, great, eye-candy Cost of ownership - expensive to maintain due to high fuel consumption Fun - not very fun, but definitely comfortable.
Pros: Ride comfort is good, handling and steering is heavy & gives a very safe & steady feeling
Cons: High fuel consumption
Looking for a Used 323 in your area?
CarGurus has 5 nationwide 323 listings and the tools to find you a great deal.
Reviews From Other Years
Mazda 323 Sp20 (sports Edition)
Very good all round car, well built, nice looking car from factory. Only downside was the bench like front and rear seats, which in mine were replaced by race seats. The performance is a little lackin... Read More
it accelerates quickly, has really sensitive brakes and handles well.its very zippy. ive never needed a repair, its really well built. it doesnt cost a lot to run as the fuel consumption is really qui... Read More
Reliable. Absolutely solid. Plenty of poke from the 110hp engine and reasonably economical. Well equipped, bar the tape player in mine! Air con was freezing! Nice looking, spacious in every department... Read More
Mr.mazda On Mazda 323
I think this si one of the most under rated cars and people should actually drive one. I can guaratee that with a little work these cars can make 0 - 100 km in about 7 secs. I do 10 sec. I love drivin... Read More
Good Looks, Good Handling Not That Much Poke
Own a Yellow SP20 version of he car. It's okay but it is a pain that it uses 95RON fuel. Great grip and brakes but there is a few reliability issues with the mini coils and the we've had the gearbox... Read More
Cheap, Reliable, A Bit Different But Needs More Power
I bought this car because my last car (Audi A3) was costing too much to run so I needed a smaller engine. Unfortunately the engine is too small and I miss the power of the Audi. It is however nice t... Read More
Lovely Motor That, Not Being Built In This Country, Are Mostly Fully Loaded With Toys ;)
Performance - Pulls well, tops out at about 130 (not that i'd know) brakes are fabulous and she sticks to the road very well thanks to the spec2's Build Quality - Its Japanese, need I say more! Appear... Read More