2012 Mazda 3 made its U.S. debut in 2011 at New York International Auto Show. Face-lift with a more refined exterior and interior, the 2012 Mazda 3 is also the first application in North America Mazda SKYACTIV fuel performance and innovative technology-driven, achieving 40 mpg on the highway. The Mazda 3 models of Mazda’s best-selling worldwide and accounted for nearly half of all Mazda sales in the U.S., which makes the vehicle a prime candidate for introducing SKYACTIV consumers seeking dynamic performance combined with high fuel efficiency.
Redesigned for model year 2010, updating the 2012 Mazda Mazda 3 is the first application SKYACTIV technology in North America, receiving SKYACTIV machine-G brand new gas and transmission SKYACTIV-Drive all-new six-speed automatic transmission all-new transmission-MT SKYACTIV six-speed manual. It also increases the sporty driving dynamics, handling and a comfortable cabin space. The exterior design has been refined to express the attitude bolder, more new appointments inside to create additional functionality without sacrificing touch-and-feel quality. Additional safety features complete the package.