2016 Mazda CX-3 in Orlando, FL
Affordability and style in a nice crossover package starting at $19,960 MSRP
Now in stock at Sport Mazda, the 2016 Mazda CX-3 will revolutionize the compact crossover SUV class. As the fifth Mazda vehicle designed around the KODO – Soul of Motion design language, the CX-3 will be an affordable option that fits in the creative and adventurous lifestyles that many Orlando drivers demand.
If you’re looking for a vehicle that was created to give drivers and passengers versatility, style, and technological superiority, the 2016 Mazda CX-3 is for you!
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2016 Mazda CX-3 brings the zoom zoom spirit into the small crossover SUV segment
The 2016 Mazda CX-3 comes equipped with a 2.0-liter SKYACTIV-G engine that delivers a punchy 146-horsepower and 146 lb-ft of torque. Front-wheel drive (FWD) comes standard in the CX-3, but all trim levels have the option of coming equipped with Mazda’s all new predictive i-ACTIV All-wheel drive (AWD). The i-ACTIV AWD system predicts which wheels to route power to in order to react BEFORE the vehicle slips, not react AFTER like most AWD systems do.
All 2016 CX-3s will come with the SKYACTIV-Drive six speed automatic transmission with manual-shift Sport mode that preserves the “zoom zoom” spirit you’re used to experiencing in a Mazda.
While the EPA-estimated fuel economy is not yet certified in the CX-3, Mazda engineers are anticipating that they will be able to achieve the estimated fuel economy listed below:
2016 Mazda CX-3 performance specs at a glance:
- SKYACTIV-G 2.0L 4-cylinder engine
- 4-2-1 exhaust manifold
- 13:1 Compression ratio
- 146 horsepower @ 6000 rpm
- 146 lb. ft. of torque @ 2800 rpm
- Tire Pressure Monitoring System
- 6 speed SKYACTIV-Drive automatic transmission with manual shift and Sport mode
- ABS with Electronic Brakeforce Distribution (EBD) and Brake Assist
- Dynamic Stability Control
- Hill Launch Assist
All the features you would ever need in a technologically advanced crossover SUV
One of the first things you will notice when you sit behind the wheel of the 2016 Mazda CX-3 is that there are plenty of technological features right at your fingertips. In fact, Car and Driver praised the “solid ergonomics” of the CX-3 due to its driver-centered technology that offers a distraction-free drive.
The 7-inch full color touchscreen MAZDA CONNECT™ Infotainment System allows drivers to connect their Bluetooth® enabled mobile devices to stream music or make calls with the hands-free calling feature. It also allows for SMS text message audio delivery and reply capabilities, voice command, and even Aha, Stitcher, and Pandora Internet Radio streaming giving drivers and passengers plenty of entertainment options on the road.
The MAZDA CONNECT™ Infotainment System gives drivers plenty of options for on-the-road entertainment, such as Bluetooth® audio streaming, HD Radio, SiriusXM Satellite Radio, Aha, Stitcher, and Pandora Internet Radio.
Mazda’s Active Driving Display comes with Grand Touring trim level Mazda CX-3s and helps drivers keep focused on the road while still being able to watch their speed and follow GPS directions.
2016 Mazda CX-3 tech features at a glance:
- MAZDA CONNECT™ Infotainment System
- 7″ full-color touchscreen display
- Multifunction Commander Control Switch
- Rear Backup Camera
- Mazda Advanced Keyless Entry (Touring and Grand Touring trims)
- Push Button Start
- AM/FM/CD with 6-speakers and USB port (Sport and Touring trims)
- Bose® Surround Sound System with 7-speakers(Grand Touring trim)
- HD and SiriusXM Satellite Radio (Grand Touring trim)
- Navigation System (Grand Touring trim)
Designed with your safety in mind
The CX-3 comes with Blind Spot Monitoring and a rearview backup camera standard in all trim levels. But if you want to have Mazda’s full suite of safety features equipped in your CX-3, you’ll need to get the Grand Touring i-Activesense safety package. This package adds unparalleled safety equipment that you won’t find in any other compact crossover SUV on the market.
2016 Mazda CX-3 SKYACTIV safety features at a glance:
- Advanced Blind Spot Monitoring System with Rear Cross Traffic Alert
- Adaptive Front Lighting System
- Smart City Brake Support**
- Lane Departure Warning**
- Mazda Radar Cruise Control with Smart Brake Support**
- High Beam Control**
- Auto On/Off Headlights**
- Rain Sensing Wipers**
** Feature is available as part of the Grand Touring i-Activesense Package
The 2016 Mazda CX-3 breathes new style into the small crossover SUV class
The CX-3 is shorter and lower to the ground than its bigger sibling, the CX-5, but still looks stylish with its long hood, short overhangs, and slim cabin. Mazda captured the essence of strength, agility, and vitality in the exterior design of the CX-3.
From the 7-point grille, across the sharp surfaces, and down to the 18-inch wheels (Grand Touring only), the CX-3 is one of the sharpest looking compact crossover SUVs we’ve ever seen.
It gets better on the inside where Mazda stepped up its game by delivering a high-quality and sophisticated interior. Mazda’s use of soft touch materials, available stitching, and red accenting throughout the upholstery helps create an intimate design that feels timeless and personalized just for you and your passengers. Whether your CX-3 comes with cloth, leatherette, or leather with lux suede seats, you’ll feel comfortable in this driver-oriented cockpit.
The 2016 Mazda CX-3 comes in these colors and upholstery options:
2016 Mazda CX-3 styling at a glance:
- 16″ Alloy Wheels (Sport and Touring trims)
- 18″ Alloy Wheels (Grand Touring trim)
- Rear Spoiler
- Cloth Seats (Sport trim)
- Leatherette Seats with Cloth Inserts (Touring trim)
- Leather Shift Knob (Touring and Grand Touring trims)
- Leather Steering Wheel (Touring and Grand Touring trims)
- Leather Seats with Lux Suede Inserts (Grand Touring trim)
The 2016 Mazda CX-3 is now available at Don Mealey’s Sport Mazda
The new 2016 Mazda CX-3 is now available here at Sport Mazda in Orlando, FL. If you’re still wondering if the CX-3 is right for you, we encourage you to continue researching the CX-3 and read what other publications are saying about it, like Consumer Reports outstanding first impression which praised “it’s the first vehicle in this segment [compact crossover SUV] that feels cooked all the way to completion.”
If you’re interested in a Mazda SUV, we recommend taking a look at the 2015 Mazda CX-9 or the CX-3’s bigger sibling, the 2016 Mazda CX-5 which we invite you to come experience for yourself on a VIP test drive experience, here at Sport Mazda in Orlando.