The Mazda CX-3 is an interesting vehicle. Mazda scaled back the CX-3 to a single trim after they debuted the CX-30. For potential customers looking get a fully-loaded crossover at a bargain price, the 2021 Mazda CX-3 might be the best value in the entire automotive market. Let us show you why the CX-3 should be on radar.
Here’s our examination of the 2021 Mazda CX-3. Offered in just one trim, the Sport, we’ll walk you through all of its many standard features, from infotainment to connectivity, as well as the powertrain. Take a look below to see if it’s the right vehicle for you.
The 2021 CX-3 comes standard with a lot features, way more than most of its rivals. Android Auto and Apple CarPlay are standard, as are Bluetooth, a 7-inch touchscreen, a USB port, and voice recognition tech. Automatic climate control, remote keyless entry, and push-button start are also standard. Though there aren’t any other trims, a few features are available as single add-ons: a universal garage door opener, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, and interior ambient lighting.
Despite starting at $20,640, the 2021 CX-3 has more standard safety features than any other vehicle in the segment. Included on every 2021 CX-3 are forward collision warning with automatic emergency braking and day/night pedestrian detection, blind spot monitoring with rear cross traffic alert, lane departure warning, adaptive LED headlights with automatic high beams, stop-and-go adaptive cruise control, a heads-up display, rain-sensing windshield wipers, and a rearview camera. One additional feature is available as a single add-on: rear parking sensors.
The 2021 Mazda CX-3 features the same 2.0-liter Skyactiv-G four-cylinder engine found in the Miata and Mazda3 2.0. It puts out 148 horsepower and 146 lb-ft of torque. The engine is mated to a six-speed automatic transmission. The Sport comes standard with FWD, but AWD can be added for an extra $1,400. FWD models get 29-city/34-highway mpg and AWD ones get 27-city/32-highway mpg.
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