Mazda CX-3

Price $19,995 – $29,995
Fuel consumption 6.9 – 9.0 L/100km
The Car Guide rating 80%(view ratings)
The CX-3’s traditional GX, GS and GT trims inherit the SKYACTIV 2.0L four-cylinder engine and G-Vectoring Control system. All versions offer optional i-ACTIV all-wheel drive. In some versions, you can also add the i-ACTIVESENSE and Technology packages, that latter being the only one incorporating the Traffic Sign Recognition System. And as with all Mazda vehicles, the CX-3 comes with an unlimited mileage warranty.

Detailed ratings

The Car Guide rating 80%
Fuel economy 6/10
Reliability 6/10
Safety 9/10
Infotainment 8/10
Driving 9/10
Overall 7/10

What's new in 2018



  • Superb suspension
  • Rigid chassis
  • Impeccable handling
  • Interesting look
  • Lovely cabin design


  • Low cargo volume
  • Prices climb quickly
  • Barely enough power
  • Infotainment system needs improvement