2019 Mazda 3 Specs, Release Dates, Prices

Debuting in 2003, the Mazda 3 has been the brand’s best-selling vehicle in the world with over six million units sold. The 2019 Mazda 3 made its world premiere at the 2018 Los Angeles Auto Show and was immediately met by widespread appeal. In addition to being the first production model adopting a matured Kodo design language that attempts to embody the essence of Japanese aesthetics, Mazda 3 is leading the way for a bold new era for the brand.

Mazda is a fan-focused brand, on a journey to connect with its customers and become an essential part of their lives. By listening to its customers, Mazda is motivated to provide more premium features that will continue to help guide the elevation of the brand and its vehicles. Mazda vehicles, through the Jinba-Ittai driving philosophy, are known for providing the driver with a feeling of oneness with the car, as if it’s an extension of their body. The goal is to create premium driving experiences that enrich customers’ lives and deliver uplifting feelings.

The 2019 Mazda 3 sets a new milestone as the first production model to lead Mazda into a bold new era. Blending beautiful design and exhilarating driving dynamics, the Mazda 3 was developed to inspire and create an emotional bond with its customers in two very distinct ways. A completely new design approach was taken when styling the sedan and hatchback, each embodying strikingly different personalities.

Quick Specs:

  • 2.5-liter four-cylinder, Skyactiv-G engine

  • 186 horsepower at 6,000 rpm

  • 186 lb-ft of torque at 4,000 rpm

  • Standard G-Vectoring Control Plus

  • Front-wheel drive or available predictive i-ACTIV all-wheel drive

  • Skyactiv-Drive six-speed automatic

  • Skyactiv-MT six-speed manual transmission (Mazda 3 Premium hatchback FWD only)

  • Cylinder-deactivation technology (hatchback, Premium sedan and sedan equipped with i-ACTIV AWD)

New Option Packages:

  • Select (sedan only)

  • Preferred

  • Premium

Standard Feature Highlights:

  • New 8.8-inch wide center display with MAZDA CONNECT infotainment system

  • New 3-way layout 8-speaker sound system

  • New steering wheel design

  • New knee airbags

  • 7-inch TFT reconfigurable gauge cluster display

  • Push-button ignition

  • Rearview camera

  • LED headlights and taillights

Design Highlights:

  • Exterior and interior featuring the latest evolution of Kodo design

  • New commander control

  • New Polymetal Gray exterior color exclusive to Mazda 3 hatchback

  • New Red leather interior color exclusive to Mazda 3 hatchback

  • New Greige leatherette interior color

  • Leather-wrapped steering wheel and shift knob* (standard on hatchback)

  • Leather seats***

  • Power moonroof***

Technology Highlights:

  • Apple CarPlay and Android Auto standard on hatchback

  • Standard Bluetooth phone and audio pairing

  • BOSE premium 12-speaker audio system with aluminum speaker grille**

  • Heated front seats**

  • Windshield-projected Active Driving Display***

I-Activsense Safety Highlights (Standard on Hatchback):

  • New Driver Attention Alert*

  • Lane Departure Warning with Lane-Keep Assist*

  • Blind Spot Monitoring with Rear Cross-Traffic Alert*

  • Smart City Brake Support*

  • Mazda Radar Cruise Control*

EPA Estimated Fuel Economy

(mpg)

SEDAN

city/hwy/combined

HATCHBACK

city/hwy/combined

FWD Manual Transmission

-

25/35/29

FWD Automatic Transmission

26/35/30

27/ 36/30 (Premium package)

26/35/30

AWD Automatic Transmission

25/33/28

24/32/27

* Mazda 3 Select (sedan only)

​​ ** Mazda 3 Preferred and up

​​ *** Mazda 3 Premium

PACKAGING & PRICING

The 2019 Mazda 3 is the first to introduce an all-new 8.8-inch wide center display with Mazda Connect infotainment system to the brand, which comes standard on all models. Also standard is an all-new 3-way layout 8-speaker sound system, new steering wheel design featuring illuminated controls and switches, 7-inch TFT reconfigurable gauge cluster display, LED headlights and taillights, Bluetooth phone and audio pairing, HD radio, remote keyless entry, push-button ignition, electronic parking brake, new knee airbags, rearview camera and two USB audio inputs, amongst a long list of other standard features.

The 2019 Mazda 3 sedan comes standard with 16-inch alloy wheels, cloth seating surfaces and door trims, power windows with one-touch down/up feature. The Mazda 3 hatchback is standard with a rear roof spoiler, 18- inch alloy wheels, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto infotainment technologies, leatherette seating surfaces and door trims, leather-wrapped steering wheel and shift knob, automatic dual-zone climate control, power windows with one-touch driver down/up feature, rain-sensing windshield wipers and Mazda Advanced Keyless Entry. Standard i-Activsense safety features in the Mazda 3 hatchback includes an all-new, Driver Attention Alert, along with Smart City Brake Support, Smart Brake Support, Blind Spot Monitoring with Rear Cross-Traffic Alert, Lane Departure Warning with Lane-Keep Assist, High Beam Control and Mazda Radar Cruise Control.

The 2019 Mazda 3 will be introducing new package options meant to appeal to a wide range of customers. In addition to the standard models, Mazda 3 sedan will be available in Select, Preferred and Premium packages, while Mazda 3 hatchback will be offered in Preferred and Premium packages.

The Mazda 3 Select package, exclusively for sedan models, will be available with i-ACTIV AWD. This package incorporates features such as Apple CarPlay and Android Auto infotainment technologies, leatherette seating surfaces and door trims, leather-wrapped steering wheel and shift knob, automatic dual-zone climate control, 18-inch wheels, automatic on/off headlights, rain-sensing windshield wipers and Mazda Advanced Keyless Entry. Mazda 3 Select package i-Activsense safety features include new Driver Attention Alert, Smart City Brake Support, Smart Brake Support, Blind Spot Monitoring with Rear Cross-Traffic Alert, Lane Departure Warning with Lane-Keep Assist, High Beam Control and Mazda Radar Cruise Control with Stop & Go function.

Building upon the features found in standard models and Mazda 3 Select package, the 2019 Mazda 3 Preferred package is highlighted by a BOSE premium 12-speaker audio system with custom tuning to provide more powerful bass and higher audio quality. Other upgrades to the audio are an aluminum speaker grille, shark fin antenna and SiriusXM satellite radio with a three month trial subscription. The driver is comforted with 8-way power driver’s seat, power lumbar support and 2-position driver memory system, while also including heated front seats. This package also features new memory position door mirrors.

The lineup is topped with the 2019 Mazda 3 Premium package, which is also available with i-ACTIV AWD and features windshield-projected Active Driving Display, leather seats, power moonroof, signature front and rear LED lighting and Adaptive Front-lighting System. Mazda 3 Premium package sedan includes paddle shifters while Mazda 3 Premium hatchback offers 18-inch black finish alloy wheels and paddle shifters when equipped with Skyactiv-Drive six-speed automatic transmission.

As a brand that keeps purist drivers in mind, Mazda continues to champion the manual transmission, offering Mazda 3 Premium package front-wheel drive hatchbacks with an available Skyactiv-MT six-speed manual transmission.

All 2019 Mazda 3 come equipped with a Skyactiv-G 2.5-liter engine that is rated to deliver 186 horsepower at 6,000 rpm and 186 lb-ft of torque at 4,000 rpm. While front-wheel drive is standard, Mazda’s predictive i-ACTIV AWD is available on the Mazda 3 hatchback and Mazda 3 sedan option packages. To build upon the fuel efficiency Mazda’s Skyactiv engines are known for, cylinder-deactivation technology is standard on all Mazda 3 hatchbacks, Mazda 3 Premium package sedans and Mazda 3 sedans equipped with i-ACTIV AWD. Along with G-Vectoring Control Plus vehicle dynamic enhancements standard on all 2019 Mazda 3 models, various improvements, such as redesigned seats, retuned body structure and an all-new suspension, absorb road vibrations to help provide a smoother and more enjoyable driving experience.

MSRP for all 2019 Mazda 3 models is as follow

TRIM

HATCHBACK

SEDAN

Mazda 3 FWD 6AT

$23,600

$21,000

Mazda 3 Select package FWD 6AT

$22,600

Mazda 3 Preferred package FWD 6AT

$25,200

$24,200

Mazda 3 Premium package FWD 6MT

$27,500

Mazda 3 Premium package FWD 6AT

$27,500

$26,500

Mazda 3 AWD 6AT

$25,000

Mazda 3 Select package AWD 6AT

$24,000

Mazda 3 Preferred package AWD 6AT

$26,600

$25,600

Mazda 3 Premium package AWD 6AT

$28,900

$27,900

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PREMIUM PAINT COLORS

PRICE

Soul Red Crystal

$595

Machine Gray Metallic

$300

Snowflake White Pearl Mica

$200

 

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