2018 Mazda3: Bringing Fun to Your Commute

If the thought of a compact car doesn't exactly inspire excitement, that may be because you haven't yet experienced the . Far from the compact-car stereotype that they're practical, efficient, and not much else (which, in many cases, proves to be accurate), the Mazda3 has a legitimate fun factor that sets it apart from others in its class.

From exterior style to interior class and driving dynamics that are the envy of its compact-car competitors, the Mazda3 is one of a kind. It's available in both sedan and hatchback versions, and their sporty design only hints at the fun to be had behind the wheel. The smooth and responsive handling and a performance more powerful than you might expect from a compact car make the Mazda3 an excellent choice for people who need a practical car but want to infuse their drives with a little something extra-enjoyment.

There are three trims available in the 2018 Mazda3's sedan lineup-the Sport, the Touring, and the Grand Touring. All are affordably priced, and even the base model includes an impressive array of standard features-and of course, it just gets better from there.

There's no wrong choice here; the trim level you select is based entirely on your own individual needs and wants. To see the full lineup of Mazda3 models in person and get a better idea of which one works best for you, visit . We'll be happy to walk you through your options and help you choose your perfect car. Even better? Our prices are low and our whole team is here to make the car-buying process quick, easy, and rewarding.

Explore the 2018 Mazda3 Interior

The cabin of the Mazda3 is stylish and comfortable, accommodating five and offering a respectable amount of passenger and cargo space considering its compact designation. High-quality materials and a range of premium technology and safety features round out the interior offerings and make this one of the best compact-car cabins you'll find today.

Standard features include a rearview camera, push-button start, an easy-to-use Mazda Connect infotainment system, and Bluetooth, while optional equipment can add a navigation system, a moonroof, upgraded audio features, enhanced safety systems, and dual-zone automatic climate control.

Split-folding rear seats allow for more versatile storage space for cargo.

A Quick Look at the 2018 Mazda3's Exterior

Mazda embraces a design philosophy that uses flowing lines and natural forms to give each vehicle a sense of motion. The Mazda3 fully embodies this design, ensuring a head-turning presence on the highway.

A palette of bold and standout exterior paint color options adds eye-catching allure. Exterior color options in the 2018 Mazda3 lineup are: Soul Red Metallic, Snowflake White Pearl Mica, Machine Gray Metallic, Jet Black Mica, Eternal Blue Mica, Deep Crystal Blue Mica, Sonic Silver Metallic, and Titanium Flash Mica.

2018 Mazda3 Performance Details

The Mazda3 Sport trim is powered by a 155-hp 2.0L 4-cylinder engine with 150 lb-ft of torque, mated to a SKYACTIVE-Drive 6-speed automatic transmission with sport mode. The Touring and Grand Touring trims receive a 184-hp 2.5L 4-cylinder with 184 lb-ft of torque, paired with a SKYACTIVE-Drive 6-speed automatic transmission with sport mode. All models get excellent fuel efficiency in city and highway driving.

Available Technology Features

  • Infotainment System Voice Command
  • MAZDA CONNECT Infotainment System
  • 7-Inch Color Touchscreen Display
  • Bluetooth®
  • Steering Wheel-Mounted Audio Controls
  • Pandora® Internet Radio
  • HD® Radio
  • Text Message Delivery/Reply
  • Auxiliary Audio Inputs
  • USB Ports
  • SiriusXM Satellite Radio
  • Bose® Premium Sound System

*Bluetooth® word mark and logos are registered trademarks owned by Bluetooth SIG, Inc. and any use of such marks by Mazda is under license. A compatible Bluetooth®-enabled phone must first be paired. Phone performance depends on software, coverage and carrier.

Available Safety Features

  • Blind Spot Monitoring System
  • Rear Cross Traffic Alert
  • Smart City Brake Support
  • Advanced Airbag System
  • Traction Control System
  • Tire Pressure Monitoring System
  • Rain-Sensing Windshield Wipers

Why Buy or Lease Your 2018 Mazda3 from Berglund Mazda?

Drivers in and around Roanoke, Blacksburg, and Salem, VA, know that Berglund Mazda is committed to helping them find the perfect car from among our extensive selection of and from a variety of manufacturers. And thanks to our incredible special offers and already competitive prices, people are constantly amazed at how much money they can save when they buy or lease from us.

when you're ready to test drive your favorite Mazda3 or other model, and let us walk you through the rest of the process. We think you'll be impressed with your experience at Berglund Mazda. You'll find us standing by at 834 East Main Street in Salem, VA.