2018 Mazda CX-3 Values

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2018 Mazda CX-3 Ratings
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Consumer Rating

The J.D. Power 100-Point Score is based on hundreds of thousands of independent and unbiased opinions of verified car owners.
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Out of 100

Quality & Reliability

Measures the level of defects, malfunctions, and design flaws experienced by vehicle owners. Covers the entire vehicle from engine to infotainment system. A higher rating means fewer problems.

Driving Experience

Owners' evaluation of the vehicle's design, performance, comfort, functionality, safety, and technology, comprise this rating. Newer and recently-redesigned vehicles tend to score better.


J.D. Power's forecast of depreciation (how much of its current value the vehicle will likely lose) over the next three years. Lower depreciation equals a higher rating.

Dealership Experience

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Owners Like

Measured owner satisfaction with 2018 Mazda CX-3 after 90-days of ownership.
  • Vehicle acceleration
  • Vehicle's handling on curves
  • Coordination of interior colors and textures

Owners Don't Like

The problems experienced by owners of the 2018 Mazda CX-3 during the first 90-days of ownership.
  • Amount of trunk/hatch space
  • Comfort of the 2nd row seats
  • Rear visibility

Performance Specs

MPG City

27 - 29


32 - 34




6 speed, Automatic w/OD


Regular Unleaded I-4


All Wheel Drive, Front Wheel Drive

Available Trims

2018 Mazda CX-3 Review

The Mazda CX-3 is ready for any road any place any time. It mixes unmatched driving dynamics with exceptional fuel economy make it a capable compact crossover while remaining a miser at the pump. Choose from three models: Sport Touring and the top-of-the-line Grand Touring . Sudden weather changes are no cause for concern with Mazda’s available predictive i-ACTIV all-wheel drive system. It continually monitors road conditions adjusting power delivery for ideal traction in changing situations . Mazda's Connect infotainment system brings the internet satellite radio and social media to a touchscreen display. Bluetooth lets you stream all that and more from your compatible smartphone . Feel more confident behind the wheel with standard advanced safety systems like Smart City Brake Support and available driver-assist features like Blind Spot Monitoring and Rear Cross Traffic Alert. Choose from a variety of colors options and Genuine Mazda Accessories and build a Mazda CX-3 that’s all yours. The Mazda CX-3. Where performance and efficiency meet.
The Mazda CX-3 keeps you connected. Mazda Connect lets you entertain communicate navigate and more. Bluetooth connects your compatible mobile device so you can listen to music text with voice control monitor Facebook get directions even find a place to eat. Interface with the touchscreen or the console-mounted multi-function Commander control. SiriusXM Satellite Radio is available and everything sounds great on the available Bose seven-speaker surround-sound audio system. The Mazda CX-3. Because connected driving matters.
Mazda’s i-ActivSense safety features use sophisticated technology to keep you in tune with your surroundings. Every Mazda CX-3 comes with Smart City Brake Support. Other features like Advanced Blind-Spot Monitoring Rear Cross-Traffic Alert and Lane-Departure Warning are available to give you even more confidence. With available adaptive front lighting the headlights pivot up to fifteen degrees so it’s easier to see around corners at night. And when an accident simply can’t be avoided rigid SkyActiv-Body construction helps protect you and your passengers . The Mazda CX-3. Because safety matters.
The Mazda CX-3 lets you enjoy the drive. Powered by a burly SKYACTIV-G dual-overhead-cam engine delivering 146 horsepower the Mazda CX-3 is engineered for performance—and minimizing your carbon footprint. Mazda’s SKYACTIV Technology helps the Mazda CX-3 deliver up to 34 MPG highway. And with Mazda’s available i-ACTIV AWD predictive all-wheel drive system you’re ready to go just about anywhere in any weather. It monitors everything from windshield-wiper usage to steering and braking patterns continually adjusting power delivery. The Mazda CX-3. Enjoy the drive.

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