by bluberrymica on Sep 22, 2006 Vehicle: 1995 Mazda Protege ES 4dr Sedan
This is my first car. I inherited it from my dad. I absolutely love this car. If you take care of it, it will take care of you! I have an ES trim, with the bigger engine and alloys. The ES trim is a must. My car currently has 192,000 miles on it, and It will not die anytime soon.
by Mazda Lover on Apr 28, 2005 Vehicle: 1995 Mazda Protege ES 4dr Sedan
I bought it new and still have it. Do not plan to sell it, i shall paint it and keep it forever. Great little car, mine is a stickshift, a little close the gear ratios, but is is fun driving on twisty roads. Extremely comfy, very good abs brakes, discs all around. No complaints whatsoever.
by Mazdas Rock on Mar 10, 2004 Vehicle: 1995 Mazda Protege ES 4dr Sedan
I loved this car! Bought it from my
cousin at 60,000 miles. Drove it for 8
months and crashed it (great testement
to the power in this little engine). I
was devastated. A little weak on low-
end power coming out of dead stops.
But driving and passing in the fast
lane is a breeze. Plenty of trunk
space. No weird noises, smells or
vibrations coming from under the hood
or anywhere else. I had a 5sp manual
and loved it. Totally solid piece of
machinery. Looked for another Protege
to replace it.
Totally redesigned, the Protege grows substantially in interior volume and offers 10 more cubic feet inside than the Honda Civic. Dual airbags are finally added. ABS is standard on ES trim level; optional on LX.
I was driving two days ago went to the gas station to buy gas. Almost immediately after driving with the new gas my car shut off and I had it towed to back home because it wouldnt start back up. I ch?...