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The Mazda CX-3 is a compact B-segment SUV that offers great driving performance in a refined package. It’s based on the same platform as the Mazda 2 but with a taller ride height and slightly larger dimensions.
Mazda CX-3 Variants
There is only one variant of the Mazda CX-3 in Malaysia which is the Mazda CX-3 2.0L powered by a 2.0L SKYACTIV-G 4-cylinder engine with Variable Valve Timing (VVT).
Mazda CX-3 Pricing
The price of a new Mazda CX-3 in Malaysia starts from RM126,000.
There are five colors available for the Mazda CX-3; Polymetal Gray, Deep Crystal Blue, Machine Gray, Snowflake White Pearl, and Soul Red Crystal.
Like all cars in Mazda’s stable, the CX-3 has plenty of refinement in the cabin. It has a leather steering wheel (tilt and telescopic) with paddle shifters, audio, Bluetooth, and cruise control switches. There is also an engine start/stop button, auto-dimming rearview mirror, reverse camera with distance and width guide lines, and a Sport Mode drive selection switch.
Other features include single-zone auto climate control, auto-dimming rearview mirror, and a 10-way power adjustable driver seat with tilt, lift, lumbar, slide and recline adjustment. The seat also has a 2-position memory function.
In Malaysia, the Mazda CX-3 gets LED lighting all-around. It has LED front headlights with auto on/off and auto-leveling function, LED daytime running lights (DRLs), and LED taillights. It also has rain-sensing variable-intermittent windshield wipers, Mazda advanced keyless entry, a power sunroof with sliding and tilt glass, as well as front and rear parking sensors.
The Mazda CX-3 is a compact SUV that measures 4,275 mm long, 1,765 mm wide, and 1,535 mm tall. It has a boot space of 350 liters which is comparable to its rivals.
Music and navigation can be controlled on a 7-inch Mazda Connect Infotainment System with Voice Command and a Multi-Function Commander Control which is a control knob located below the shift stick. It supports Apple CarPlay and Android Auto for easy access to a connected smartphone’s contacts, music, and more. This system has an AM/FM tuner with an auxiliary audio input jack, CD player, and two USB ports. There is also Mazda’s Full Color Active Driving Display (Heads-Up Display) that displays the speed, navigation, and other information within the driver’s driving view.
The 2.0L SKYACTIV-G engine on the Mazda CX-3 produces a maximum power of 154 PS at 6,000 rpm and a maximum torque of 204 Nm at 2,800 rpm. Power is delivered to the front wheels via a SKYACTIV® DRIVE 6-Speed Automatic Transmission with Manual Shift Mode. The CX-3 holds 48-liters of fuel and has a fuel consumption of 6.3 L/100 km. It has a 0-100 km acceleration of 8.8 seconds.
Mazda CX-3 Safety Features
The Mazda CX-3 in Malaysia features advanced safety technology such as the i-ACTIVSENSE, Mazda i-Stop Idling Technology, and G-Vectoring Control (GVC). i-Stop Idling is a smart technology that turns off the engine when the car stops and restarts it when the car starts moving again. This feature saves fuel, especially in stop-and-go traffic.
GVC is Mazda’s vehicle dynamics control technology that improves the handling of the car for better control on winding and slippery roads, as well as when avoiding obstacles. However, GVC also refines the overall ride quality which provides better comfort for all passengers.
Other standard safety features on the Mazda CX-3 include six SRS airbags (front driver, passenger, side, and curtain airbags), Anti-lock Braking System (ABS), Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD), Emergency Brake Assist (EBA), Dynamic Stability Control (DSC), Traction Control System (TCS), Emergency Stop Signal (ESS), Walk Away Lock, and an Engine Immobilizer Anti-Theft System. Inside, the car has ISOFIX and seat belts with pretensioner, load limiter, and height-adjustable anchorages.
i-ACTIVSENSE is Mazda’s advanced safety suite that has advanced features including High Beam Control (HBC), Blind Spot Monitoring (BSM), Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA), Lane Departure Warning System (LDWS), Lane-Keep Assist System (LAS), Driver Attention Alert (DAA), and Smart Brake Support (SBS).
The Mazda CX-3 offers Mazda’s sporty ride and handling with its SKYACTIV-G platform. Along with plenty of power and torque, this compact SUV makes for an exciting driver’s car. Although its price is on the higher side compared to its rivals, the Mazda CX-3 makes up for it with its overall refinement, safety features, and performance.