2013 Mazda MAZDA3 User Reviews

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2013 Mazda MAZDA3 Review
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vs2005 Honda Civic
2013 Mazda MAZDA3 winning categories:
  • Power
  • Handling
  • Looks/Style
  • Front Seats
  • Back Seats
  • Cargo Capacity
  • Family Car
  • Value
  • Would Buy
Back Seats Ranked 2005 Honda Civic better.
"Car seats fit better for driver and passenger up front"
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2013 Mazda MAZDA3 i SportReview
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Great Car For The Money Probably Nothing Better — i really like the handling of this car and the fuel economy as well, loved the manual transmission as it made the car fun to drive. Only draw back i have come to notice is the car can be a little loud on the highway but that's to be somewhat expected for the price range

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: excellent fuel economy, excellent value, great all around commuter car

Cons: little loud

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2013 Mazda MAZDA3 i Grand Touring HatchbackReview
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Great Small Car With Bigger Car Features And Performance — First of all, the gas mileage is incredible. Having owned a Prius (that felt like a brick compared to this Mazda3), I do drive in a conservative manner that yields 35-36 mpg in my mixed highway/city driving. Two trips of around 200 miles each way gave me 39-40 mpg, depending on the wind.

Primary Use: Family transportation

Pros: This Mazda3i Grand Touring is fun to drive, riding well and handling competently

Cons: Visibility could be better. Tom-Tom GPS is less intuitive than my portable Garmin unit.

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2013 Mazda MAZDA3 i SVReview
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This Car Is Outstanding In Every Way! — I love the gas mileage and handling of this car. I was surprised by the amount of room and the great sound system. It has the convenience package which is nice for keyless entry and locking as well as an alarm mode.

Pros: Great looking Mazda 3.  Excellent gas mileage and lots of room.  Very quick.

Cons: It is very quick and may surprise you when you step on the gas.

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2013 Mazda MAZDA3 i Touring HatchbackReview
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Zoom-zoom — Still have a lot to learn about the new car, but I am pleased with the technology like the screen that shows you current gas mileage and integrated bluetooth. Love the keyless entry buttons on the doors and push to start without use of the key.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: Nice upgrade from the 1998 Ford I used to have, still learning about the new Mazda, but I love the technology. Bluetooth integrated into the car is a must! Love the grill that smiles :)

Cons: Not as much "pick up and go" as my V6 :/

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2013 Mazda MAZDA3 i SVReview
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Nice — this is an nice car sporty feel, but No power Locks geez 2013 haha but pwr Windows. the price is alright but seriously you gotta pay more for better stuff, iSV- pwr windows,mirrors steering and control volume, radio,(from steering wheel) nice,and aux jack, outside temp, and great display!

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: Like it!

Cons: No power Locks geez 2013! so pay a little more haha or install aftermarket ones.

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2013 Mazda MAZDA3 i Touring Hatchback Review
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vs2013 Hyundai Elantra GT FWD
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Family Car Ranked 2013 Hyundai Elantra GT FWD better.
"Has better leg room do you can fit more back there."
Would Buy Ranked 2013 Hyundai Elantra GT FWD better.
"Because its a overall more beautiful car."

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Reviews From Other Years

2015 Mazda MAZDA3 Reviews

Outstanding Value And Quality, And Tons Of Fun To Drive. By rmichaels

There is nothing to dislike about this car. It comes with everything and has standard features you'll find as extras on more expensive cars. The car looks great and is a blast to drive. Be sure and ge... Read More

A Great Little Car By Lester

The car drives great, looks great, is put together great, gets great mileage, and we like it. We would have bought the 6 but it doesn't fit in our garage. It is a safe car too. Everyone likes the b... Read More

2014 Mazda MAZDA3 Reviews

Great Car, Fun To Drive, Excellent Fuel Economy By Tftignor

I wish I had gotten the next model up with rear view camera and fog lights. The light colored seat fabric shows stains easily. Wishing for leather too. All wheel drive would be nice but it would be mo... Read More

Great Car To Drive, But Terrible Communication/gps System By parleybee

This car is so much fun to drive! It's peppy, takes curves great and is very responsive. It feels like a heavy car (in a good way). The front cloth interior seats are handsome and pretty comfortable ... Read More

2012 Mazda MAZDA3 Reviews

Woohoo! By mazdaamanda

I love all the extras! It's completely loaded! Low miles, 2.5L Motor, great gas mileage. Handles great too! The blind spot detection is saving my skin too. I'm also loving the Bluetooth and Navigation... Read More

Better Than Basic Honda/toyotas By Sega2010

i like great fuel economy and sporty look i just want more room in the back seats for my growing family. other thank that you cant beat this car style with fuel economy and handling. you wont find oth... Read More

2011 Mazda MAZDA3 Reviews

All Around Great Car By Jdays

Love the look of the car. Sporty. It performs that way as well. Super fun to drive. It's nimble and responsive in traffic. Easy to park, has held up really well with my two sons. The leather is nice ... Read More

Great For Those Looking For A Compact Car With An Edge By LeastCreative

After researching and test driving many different compact cars I narrowed the search down to a few Asian brands: Toyota, Honda, Hyundai, and Mazda. While all of the brands provided reliable vehicles w... Read More

2010 Mazda MAZDA3 Reviews

Economical, Fun-to-drive, Good Value, Reliable By pwilkins

I drive 120 miles daily to and from work in Boston, MA. Most is at highway speeds though there is city driving as well. I could scarcely ask for a better car for my purposes. Winter tires make it u... Read More

Great Car To Drive By matthewendo

Really like the car as it's fun to drive with it maneuverability. Its also easy to drive as well and girls like it too. So it's a good babe magnet. Also it's got sleek lines and is absolutely gorgeous... Read More

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