Updated Mazda 3 2018-2019 – photos, the first news, price and specifications, the technical characteristics of the Japanese sedan and hatchback Mazda 3, survived the planned restyling. June 14, 2016 in Japan started selling a new Mazda3, offered in the local market under the original name of Mazda Axela. The price of the novelty starts from 1760400 yen (about 1050 thousand rubles). In Europe, the updated “troika” from Mazda will be on sale before the end of 2016 after the official presentation at the Paris auto show, but the Russian motorists restyling Mazda 3 versions will be available in the summer of 2016 at a price of 1,249 thousand rubles. By the way, the older model of the Japanese manufacturer Mazda 6 will be updated in a similar vein.
It should immediately be noted that the five-door hatchback and the four-door sedan of the Mazda 3 family survived the restyling barely perceptibly changed outside and inside thanks to the light cosmetic interventions of the designers in the design of the body and interior. But at the same time the novelty got a lot of high-tech and even exotic systems, which provide more comfortable and safe driving. So what about all the changes and innovations in order. And we’ll start with a new, slightly corrected appearance of the Japanese Mazda 3 2018-2019 model year.
The updated model has got new LED headlights with adaptive control, which does not dazzle the drivers of the oncoming vehicles (four LED units are responsible for the main beam, the dipped beam is also LED), a larger falshradiator grille with the Mazda logo, a modified bumper with miniature LED fog lamps, As well as rear-view mirrors that received LED strokes of repeaters of turn indicators.
The rear part of the body of the updated Mazda3 differs from the pre-reform model with another bumper with compact horizontal fog lamps and a more elegant insert of unpainted plastic simulating the diffuser.
In the interior of the changes and even less: there is a new more ergonomic steering wheel, a modified front panel and a center console, a more powerful central tunnel. Also, pay attention to the appeared key of the electric parking brake, the upgraded projection display (full-color with increased brightness, contrast and clarity), with the driver’s seat with the electric drive adjustments and the memory of the settings, the display can also be adjusted and adjusted (angle, brightness, set of output On the information screen).
Advanced Smart City Brake Support, capable of automatically stopping the car in urban conditions in case of unforeseen situations, received a camera capable of recognizing not only pedestrians, but also road signs at the speed of 10 to 80 kmh.
Of the unusual chips found in the updated Mazda 3 is to provide a new assistance system for the correct and safe driving of the G-Vectoring Control. Exotic system GVC, analyzing the angle of rotation of the steering wheel and the characteristics of the road surface, is able to correct the work of the engine (give the optimal torque to ensure maximum contact of the driving wheels with the road). This new system opens the way for Mazda’s Skyactiv-Vehicle Dynamics, which will be installed as standard on Japanese innovations and will provide more natural and natural car management.
For diesel engines, a Natural Sound Frequency Control system with Natural Sound Smoother technology was developed (reduces noise and provides a pleasant sound for the diesel).
Technical characteristics of Mazda 3 2018-2019: the updated Mazda 3, like the pre-reform model, is equipped with three SKYACTIV-G gasoline engines and a pair of SKYACTIV-D diesel engines, 6 gearbox transmissions and 6 automatic transmissions, front-wheel drive. But for the SKYACTIV-D 2.2 diesel engine, the i-Activ AWD all-wheel drive system is available.
Petrol versions of Mazda 3:
The 1.5-liter SKYACTIV-G (100 HP 150 Nm).
2.0 liter SKYACTIV-G (120 HP 210 Nm).
The 2.0-liter SKYACTIV-G (165 HP 210 Nm).
Mazda 3 diesel versions:
1.5-liter SKYACTIV-D (105 HP 250 Nm).
2.2-liter SKYACTIV-D (150 HP 380 Nm).