Mazda CX-3 SKYACTIV-D 105 AT featured here is the first generation of the model, manufactured in Hiroshima, Japan, based on the B platform used by Mazda2. The engine of the car is a 1.5-litre turbo diesel downsized from the well-known Mazda 2.2-litre turbo diesel engine. You can also watch the Mazda CX-3 SKYACTIV-G 120 (or Mazda CX-3 G120) in our encyclopedia and digital museum. Mazda CX-3 competes on the market with cars like Nissan Juke.
Model: Mazda CX-3 / Mazda CX-3 SKYACTIV-D 105 Revolution Top
Body type: SUV, 5-door, 5 seats
Price without VAT: 23,000 Euros
Engine: 1.5-litre (1,499 cc) transverse in-line four-cylinder turbo diesel engine with Start/Stop technology. The compression ratio is 14:8 and the maximum output is 77 kW / 105 PS/hp at 4,000 rpm and peak torque is 270 Nm (approx. 199 ft-lbs) available between 1,600-2,500 rpm.
Transmission: 6-speed automatic gearbox and All Wheel Drive (AWD)
Tyres: Toyo Proxes R40 215/50 R18 92V
Acceleration 0-100 km/h (0-62 mph): 11.8 seconds
Top speed: 172 km/h
Declared average fuel consumption: 5.2 liters of diesel per 100 km
Emissions: EU6, 136 g CO2/km
Fuel tank (l): 48
Dimensions (mm): L 4,275 / w 1,765 / h 1,535
Luggage compartment capacity (l): 350/1,260
Wheelbase (mm): 2,570
Weight (DIN/EU): 1,295 kg/1,370 kg
Front suspension: Independent McPherson struts, coil springs, sway bar, ventilated disc brakes.
Rear suspension: Torsion beam axle, coil springs, solid disc brakes.
Main standard equipment
Front airbag for driver and front passenger, side airbag for driver and front passenger, curtain airbag for front and rear seats; ABS; ESC/ESP; Start/Stop; Hill Launch Assist System (HLAS); City Emergency Brake Assistance (SCBS); Tyre Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS); Blind Spot Monitoring System (RVM); Lane Departure Warning System (LDWS); Adaptive Cruise Control (MRCC) and speed limiter; rear parking sensors; rain sensor; light sensor; cruise control; speed limiter; automatic climate control; heated front seats; 4 electric windows; electrically adjustable, foldable and heated side mirrors; trip computer; height and depth adjustable steering column; multifunction steering wheel; head-up display; leather steering wheel and gear shifter; white leather and black alcantara interior upholstery; LED DRL; LED headlights; HCBS (High Beam Control System); LED taillights; LED fog lights; high beam control system (HBCS); black tinted rear windows; 18-inch alloy wheels; exhaust system with dual-chromed mufflers; keyless entry and start; MZD Connect infotainment system with 7-inch touchscreen; BOSE sound system with 7 speakers; MP3; CD player; 2xUSB; Bluetooth connectivity with audio streaming.
Main optional equipment (price in euro, without VAT)
Red Soul metallic paint (427).
+ easy to drive
+ useful driving assistance technology
+ great technology pack
+ good dynamics
+ good soundproofing
+ nice engine sound
+ good engine performance
+ well balanced steering system
+ floor mounted acceleration pedal
+ very good headlights
– touch screen active only when standstill
– no lights for courtesy mirrors integrated in sun blinds
Driven by Adrian M. for 212 km, 7.1 l/100 km average fuel consumption, 9,180 km total mileage of the car.
Filmed at AFI Palace Cotroceni