2016 Mazda CX-3 Pricing and Release Date
If you’ve been waiting upon more news about the highly anticipated CX-3 subcompact crossover, then you’re in luck today. In addition to a range of features and specs, Mazda has provided new details about the 2016 Mazda CX-3 pricing and release date.
Under the hood, the CX-3 will come equipped with the SKYACTIV 2.0-liter engine, a 6-speed automatic transmission with manual-shift Sport mode and front-wheel drive, delivering 146 horsepower and 146 lb.-ft. of torque. The model is also available with the innovative i-ACTIV all-wheel drive system that brings impressive traction capabilities.
Inside, the CX-3 is designed with Mazda’s Head-Up Cockpit concept in mind, featuring the available Active Driving Display that shows important vehicle information on a transparent screen in front of the driver, as well as the Mazda Connect infotainment system on a 7-inch touchscreen display perched atop the dashboard.
Now, it is being said that the model will start with the Sport trim at an MSRP of $19,960 with a scheduled release in mid-August this year. The CX-3 Touring has an MSRP of just $21,960, while the CX-3 Grand Touring is said to start at an MSRP of only $24,990.
The CX-3 is able to achieve impressive fuel efficiency figures, according to the model’s EPA-estimated fuel economy. In 2WD the CX-3 can manage up to 29 city and 35 highway mpg, while the AWD posts figures of 27 city and 32 highway mpg.
Standard features are expected to include 16-inch wheels, keyless entry, Mazda Connect with a 7-inch color touchscreen and Bluetooth connectivity. The Mazda Connect infotainment system comes with a rear camera, multi-function commander control for easy operation, Internet radio, voice command and audio text message delivery. In addition to other colors, the exterior of the CX-3 is available with the new Ceramic Metallic body color.
As more news rolls in about the 2016 Mazda CX-3 pricing and release date, we will be sure to keep you updated. Stay tuned to the Mazda of Lodi blog for future news about the highly anticipated CX-3 subcompact crossover from Mazda, and also check out our inventory with the latest Mazda models available now.