The introduction of the Skyactiv-G 2.5T turbocharged engine is the Mazda3’s fundamental replace for the 2021 mannequin 12 months however not the one one.
In addition to the brand new 250 HP range-topping powertrain, Mazda has introduced a number of updates for its compact hatchback and sedan in the US, highlighted by one other new engine. Kicking off the vary is a Skyactiv-G 2.0-liter naturally aspirated gasoline unit rated at 155 HP and 150 lb-ft (203 Nm) of torque.
Supplied solely on the 2021 Mazda3 sedan, this engine comes with front-wheel drive and commonplace G-Vectoring Management Plus.
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The Skyactiv-G 2.5 engine carries over on each the 2021 Mazda3 hatchback and sedan in S grade, providing 186 HP and 186 lb-ft (252 Nm) of torque with commonplace front-wheel drive and elective all-wheel drive.
In addition to the brand new powertrains, the 2021 Mazda3 presents a typical three-year trial of Mazda Linked Providers, which brings in-car Wi-Fi scorching spot with six-months or 2GB trial in addition to the power to observe or management sure options of the automotive by the MyMazda app. Commonplace exterior options embody LED DRLs, computerized on/off LED headlights, LED taillights, 16-inch aluminum alloy wheels, matte end entrance grille, rearview digicam and rain-sensing windshield wipers.
Inside, all 2021 Mazda3 fashions are geared up with an 8.8-inch heart show, Bluetooth hands-free cellphone and audio, two USB inputs, AM/FM eight-speaker sound system with HD RadioTM, push button begin, digital parking brake and black fabric seats. Along with all of the options on the bottom Mazda3 2.0, the two.5S provides commonplace Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.
The i-Activsense security suite comes commonplace too and consists of Mazda Radar Cruise Management with cease and go operate, Good Brake Help, Lane Departure Warning with Lane-Preserve Help, Driver Consideration Alert and Excessive Beam Management.
Additionally new for 2021 is the Mazda3 2.5S with Choose Package deal which turns into obtainable for the hatchback for the primary time, whereas persevering with to be supplied on the sedan. The Mazda3 2.5S with Most popular Package deal now provides an influence moonroof, whereas the Premium Package deal positive factors navigation, Bose 12-speaker premium audio with aluminum speaker grilles, SiriusXM that features a three-month trial subscription, and a shark fin antenna.
Extra importantly, the front-wheel-drive Mazda3 2.5 hatchback with the Premium Package deal would be the just one providing the Skyactiv-MT six-speed guide transmission. The 2021 Mazda3 will go on sale within the fall of 2020, with pricing to be introduced nearer to launch.
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