The full details of the 2012 Mazda3 have been revealed by the manufacturer. This updated model is supposed to be debuted in Canada. Well, we could identify only little changes from the earlier variant. The vehicle has been equipped with new front fascia, a revised grille, round fog lights and restyled wheels. It also sports the headlights, a metallic blue engine cover and the obligatory badging, which are unique to the Skyactiv engine powered vehicles. Moreover, it features a stiffer body structure.
The interior of the auto has been incorporated with a revised instrument cluster, updated trim as well as new upholstery. New Skyactiv-G petrol that develops 155 hp (116 kW / 157 PS) and 148 lb-ft (200 Nm) of torque will be incorporated for the vehicle when it comes to the US.
When it is connected to a six-speed manual transmission, the engine enables the vehicle to return 27 mpg city / 39 mpg highway. The vehicle is also equipped with a retuned suspension and a new Electro-Hydraulic Power Assist Steering (EHPAS) system.