Mazda 3 DISI Turbo MPS
Model Year 2003, C - Segment (Small family car)

drivers'

3.0

rating

Badges:
hatchback
hatchback
x 5
x 5
Front
Front
2.3 L4 16v
Turbo
Turbo
Petrol
Petrol

Basic info on Mazda 3 DISI Turbo MPS

The Japanese car first seen in 2003 and powered by a 4 - cylinder turbo petrol unit, produced by Mazda. The engine offers a displacement of 2.3 litre matched to a front wheel drive system and a manual gearbox with 6 gears. Vehicle in question is a small family car with the top speed of 250km/h, reaching the 100km/h (62mph) mark in 6.1s and consumping around 9.7 liters of fuel every 100 kilometers.

Data

Engine info ( issues & breakdowns )
Mazda

2.3 L3-VDT

displacement:
2261
cc
configuration:
4 - Inline
 
valves:
16, 4 p/ cylinder
 
aspiration:
Turbo
 
fuel type:
Petrol
 
power:
260
hp
torque:
380
Nm
Vehicle information - Mazda 3
~70% score
produced:
2003. - 2009.
 
body style:
hatchback
5 door
length:
4415
mm
width:
1755
mm
height:
1465
mm
boot:
346 - 1285
l
fuel tank:
55
l

Performance

Manual gearbox performance

emission

F

category

manual gearbox

6 gears

average

9.7

l/100km

weight:
1385
kg
acc. 0-100 km/h:
6.1
s
top speed:
250
km/h
cons. (urban):
13.5
l/100km
cons. (highway):
7.5
l/100km
cons. (average):
9.7
l/100km
CO2 emissions:
231
g/km

Pros & Cons compared to direct rivals

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Safety results for Mazda 3

EuroNCAP: ~70% occupant safety

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