I agree that this car is great for some
and not so great for others. It's very
comfortable, stylish, but too flat. It
was the best out there for my money at
My 1997 has a manual transmission, I
used to have a 1992 protege with Auto
transmission, although I never had any
problem with the transmission, I
decided get a manual.
It's a bit noisy, maybe because of
exhuast link, but not annoying.
I feel that either the body is too
heavy (which is) or the engine is not
powerful enough or both. I love to
drive fast, but I have to change my
habit with this one, which is good!!
In overal, I love my car and I'll keep
buying Mazdas, if they intend to improve
Interior is a real A+++, price, safty
More power.. Transmission quality
depends on your luck, mine was ok. my
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