With crisp handling, distinct style and a quick, very fuel-efficient engine, the 2013 Mazda 3 is a favorite among the compact car class.
- Precise handling
- Skyactiv 2.0-liter engine's exceptional fuel economy
- Well-equipped interior
- Four-door hatchback utility.
- Ride is firmer than some competitors
- Unremarkable base and upgraded 2.5 engines
- Small cabin and trunk.