2018 Mazda3 | Denver Colorado

The Mazda3 has been one of the best vehicles in its class for years. Stylish, a strong performer, and incredibly efficient, the 2018 Mazda3 near Denver, CO is for the compact car shopper who wants more than the bare minimum from their vehicle. With the Mazda3, not only will one of the most drivable cars in the compact segment, you'll also have one of the visually striking.

While there aren't significant changes for the 2018 Mazda3, there are a few notable updates. First, the more powerful 2.5-liter engine has become the standard engine in the Touring trim, just as it is in the Grand Touring. Additionally, the Smart City Brake Support system makes its way into the Sport model as a standard feature, giving you more for your money.

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Under the hood of the 2018 Mazda3

The 2018 Mazda3 offers two distinct engines that deliver varying levels of power blended with top-tier efficiency. The standard SKYACTIV 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine delivers 155 horsepower and 150 pound-feet of torque. With both the automatic and manual transmission options, the EPA estimates that the Mazda3 will return 37 mpg on the highway, 28 mpg in the city, and 31 mpg combined.

Drivers seeking a little more power can upgrade to the Mazda3 Touring or Grand Touring model, which get their power from a SKYACTIV 2.5-liter engine capable of 184 horsepower and 185 pound-feet of torque. Despite the power gains, you won't have to make much of a sacrifice in efficiency, with automatic-transmission-equipped models earning ratings of 36 mpg on the highway, 27 mpg in the city, and 30 mpg combined.

Why drive the 2018 Mazda3 near Denver, CO

Industry experts and drivers alike rave about the incredible value the Mazda3 has provided over the past few years, and continues to provide in the 2018 model year. In addition to its attractive exterior, the Mazda3 has one of the most pristine interiors in its class. Well-designed and well-equipped, the Mazda3 comes standard with features such as a 6-speaker sound system with a USB port and Bluetooth connectivity, a rearview camera, and the Mazda Connect infotainment system displayed on a 7-inch screen.

Moving up the trimline, you'll find more great features, including a full suite of active safety assets, LED headlights, a heated steering wheel, heated seats, and a Bose sound system.See the 2018 Mazda3 for yourself at Shortline Mazda near Denver, CO and get behind the wheel of one of the perennial class-leaders in the compact segment.