9 October 2008

Mazda 3 Sedan

New Mazda3 Sedan at 2008 Los Angeles Auto Show

9 October 2008 - Mazda Motor Corporation has confirmed that the sedan version of the all-new Mazda3 (known as Mazda Axela in Japan), fully redesigned for the first time in 5 years, will be revealed at the Los Angeles Auto Show.

Every element of the all-new Mazda3 has been developed for heightened exhilaration, with a more refined sporty ride, fuel economy and quietness. Environmental and safety features, based on Mazda's long-term 'Sustainable Zoom-Zoom' vision, aim to achieve a balance with fun-to-drive.

Mazda 3 Sedan

The brand new version of Mazda's best-selling sports compact carries forward the heritage of Mazda and the pedigree of the current Mazda3. Since its launch in 2003, the current Mazda3 has sold approx. 1.8 million vehicles Currently Mazda's top selling model globally, with one of the highest production volumes of any single model in Japan. in over 100 countries and has won more than 90 global motoring awards

Awards include: Car of the Year in Russia, Canada, Spain, Israel, Thailand, Hong Kong, Indonesia, etc., and European Car of the Year second place. to date. The Mazda3 accounts for almost one in three Mazdas sold every year.

Following the world debut of the North American specification sedan with 2.0- and 2.5-liter engines at the show, the five-door hatchback version will be revealed in line with Mazda's global sales schedule.