I have the 05 Mazda3s 4 door and I love it. It's nice on the inside and out and fun to drive. I'm 18 and commute to college on Long Island. I get compliments on it all the time and with the JL audio speaker upgrade and the addition of subs and a 2000 watt amp really makes the difference. I have neon under the dash and in the side door panels with lambo doors. 15% tint all around really looks great on the silver. I got new 17" rims and put the stock tires back on because they were fine. For around $22K with $5K in add ons you can't beat it. I will have this car for a while.
I really love the interior design. From the color of the seats to the black on the dash. The navigation system rocks.
An optional V6 and an upgraded audio system. Horn sounds a little weak. Headrests get in the way when looking back. Wrap the whole dash in the carbon fiber, not just the strip down the middle.