2008 Mazda Mazda3 2.0L 4-cyl. 5-speed Manual Consumer Review - Best in show
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2008 Mazda Mazda3 - Consumer Review

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2008 Mazda Mazda3 New i Touring Value 4dr Sedan (2.0L 4cyl 5M)

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I took my time and test-drove almost every Asian or European car in the small-sedan class but the 3i Touring stood out. Now that I've had it for 3 months and taken one long trip (2000 miles), I'm more convinced than ever I made the right choice. The competition's cars are either fun or economical, never both. This car is. I've been getting over 30 in the city and over 40 highway, up to 44 mpg! Not a fast car but zippy and very nimble. Wow. Absolutely get the stick. The worst problem is road noise but every car this size has it so I guess it's just part of the deal.

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Better-than-expected fuel economy.

Suggested Improvements

Better insulation to prevent road noise.
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