The Award Winning Mazda3
The Mazda3 is available as a sedan or a hatchback, but no matter which version you go with, you’ll get a sporty, efficient vehicle with a peppy engine, advanced technology, and a style that commands attention on the road. Thanks to the automaker’s innovative engineering and exquisite craftsmanship, the Mazda3 has been impressing critics for the past several years. Here’s a look at a few of the awards the Mazda3 has earned.
Kelley Blue Book’s KBB.com continues to be impressed with the Mazda3, awarding it a spot on its 10 Coolest Cars Under $20,000 list The Mazda3 has held a spot on KBB.com’s list 15 times over the years, more than any other economy car.
Despite its small size, the 2018 Mazda3 is one of the safest cars on the road, according to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. When equipped with the available Adaptive Front-lighting system, the Mazda3 becomes a Top Safety Pick for 2018.
The Mazda3 garnered praise from Car and Driver magazine, earning the Editor’s Choice award. Evaluators said, “The responsive steering and great handling will have drivers dreaming of twisty roads.”
As of 2017, Mazda3 has earned a spot in Car and Driver’s widely recognized 10Best awards for four years in a row. That’s not Mazda’s only winning streak: U.S. News & World Report has recognized the automaker as the “Best Car Brand” for four years in a row. With its detail-oriented craftsmanship, driver-focused interface, and budget-friendly pricing, the Mazda3 was a key player in earning those awards.
Edmunds.com and Parents magazine recognized the 2016 Mazda3 as the best hatchback for families on the move, citing its value, safety, comfort, and reliability.
In 2015, when the Environmental Protection Agency named Mazda the “Most Fuel-Efficient Automobile Manufacturer in the U.S.” The Mazda3’s fuel-efficient SKYACTIV® engine played an instrumental part in Mazda winning the prestigious distinction.
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