The New Mazda CX-3 2019 is its compact crossover that sits below the CX-5. Mazda is gradually but steadily becoming one of the favourite car manufacturers and it’s put the focus on the compact crossover and SUV models. The subcompact crossover becomes upgraded for 2019. While the exterior layout is almost the same, it’s the technological changes and new security features which make it a more enticing in this segment. On launch, the 2019 Mazda CX-3 will fight it out with competitions such as Honda HR-V, Nissan Juke and Jeep Renegade.
2019 Mazda CX-3 Overview
The exterior styling of this approaching 2019 Mazda Cx-3 is not different from the existing version. The sleek and aerodynamic exterior design is that there but the grille and bumper get subtle alterations. The vehicle is sold in three trims- Sport, Touring, and elite Grand Touring. Exterior colour choices comprise Eternal Blue Mica, Jet Black Mica, Titanium Flash Mica plus a few hues like Soul reddish metallic and Machine grey metallic come at extra cost.
The cottage looks refined and practically designed. You will find four upholstery choices- based on which trim you choose. It’s a five-passenger vehicle, but three tall adults will jostle for space in a rear row. Mazda has employed top-notch sound insulation characteristics in the cottage and they work well. All trims receive a 7-inch infotainment display but attribute accessibility changes. This time there is a head-up display. Default cargo space is only 12.4 cubic feet and this is really where most rivals outshine the CX-3.
Interior and Exterior Features
The 2019 CX-3 comes outfitted with enough features and safety technologies to outshine most segment contenders. The Sports trim 16-inch metal wheels, Back roofline spoiler, Variable-intermittent windshield wipers, Daytime Running Lights. From the cabin, there are features like pollen filter, 12-volt power socket, Bluetooth. Safety wise it has airbags, Smart City Brake Support Method and a rearview camera.
Touring trim adds Auto on/off headlights, 18-inch metal wheels, Automatic climate control, Leatherette-trimmed chairs, Advanced Keyless Entry System, Heated front seats, Leather-wrapped steering wheel. It gets safety features such as Blind-spot monitoring. Top Grand Touring trim gets LED exterior lighting, Rear Tonneau cover, sunroof, leather-trimmed chairs, navigation, satellite radio and a Bose audio system with seven speakers. There are some packages like preferred Equipment package and Premium Package.
The final is intended for Grand Touring and it adds top safety features like forwarding collision warning, lane departure warning, and heated steering wheel together with traffic-sign recognition system. The Touring trim can be laden with Bose stereo setup and sunroof through the Preferred Equipment package.
The trims are equipped with all the newest edition of MAZDA CONNECT Infotainment System. It supports voice control and you will not face hardships in learning how to operate it. Speed and ease of use are good enough. The star safety feature of 2019 CX3 is the low-speed emergency braking which works as long as the vehicle rate is within 19 km/hour. It helps avoid accidents with pedestrians and pets on town roads. Read also: 2019 Mazda CX-9 Overview, Price, Interior
2019 Mazda CX-3 Engine
All trims of 2019 Mazda CX-3 feature 2.0 litre SKYACTIV4-cylinder engine that gets clubbed with a 6-speed automated gearbox. It creates 146 HP. However, the car will not feel underpowered, even with full load. The FWD is standard, but buyers may opt for AWD. The CX-3 is peppy to drive, more so on metropolitan roads. Fuel economy is pretty good. It includes EPA city/highway fuel market of 29/34 mpg (FWD), 27/32 mpg (AWD).
Price and Release Date
The expected base trim price of 2019 Mazda CX-3 is $22.000 approx. It will reach showrooms available in overdue 2018.