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Top 10 Facts About the 2016 Mazda CX-3

Mazda has been having a couple of successful years as of recent with vehicles like the new Mazda CX-5, Mazda6 and the Mazda3. Well, Mazda is now getting into the subcompact crossover segment with the new CX-3. The 2016 Mazda CX-3 originally made its debut at the 2014 LA Auto Show. Based on the Mazda3, the CX-3 crossover offers a more utilitarian purpose for those living in urban areas. Of course, the all-wheel-drive option adds another benefit for those living in cold-weather states. “We wanted to send a strong statement…

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Which Subcompact Crossover Is the Best for You?

Crossovers, in general, seem to be taking over the world, and the subcompact crossover segment is heating up as well with newcomers like the Honda HR-V and the Jeep Renegade. However, there are many other options to consider. With that in mind, we decided to take a closer look at the segment and help you figure out which subcompact crossover best fits your wants and needs. Let’s take a look. Honda HR-V: The Honda HR-V is one of the latest offerings to the subcompact crossover segment. Offered by one of…

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Head to Head: 2016 Honda CR-V vs. 2016 Toyota RAV4

The small SUV market has been expanding in recent years, yet there are no two vehicles with the longevity of both the Honda CR-V and the Toyota RAV4. Both started in the mid-90s, when small crossovers weren’t really a thing. Now their competition includes vehicles such as the Subaru Crosstrek, Hyundai Santa Fe, Mazda CX-5, Ford Escape, Chevrolet Trax, and other small SUVs. For the 2016 Honda CR-V and 2016 Toyota RAV4, these two similar vehicles start within $1,000 of each other and offer similar technology and options. In an ever-expanding…

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2016 Mazda CX-3 Review Automotive News Test Drive Reviews 

2016 Mazda CX-3 Review

The Mazda brand as a whole has been on a recent winning streak with vehicles like the new Mazda3, Mazda6, and the Mazda CX-5 crossover. Well, Mazda is now taking a shot at the subcompact crossover segment with the new Mazda CX-3 and is hoping it can offer a strong competitor to the likes of the Honda HR-V, Jeep Renegade, and Chevrolet Traxx. With the number ‘3’ in the badging you are most likely to think that the 2016 Mazda CX-3 is based on the Mazda3 we’ve come to know…

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Video: 2016 Mazda CX-3 Review

Mazda’s 2016 CX-3 is an all-new competitor in the red-hot compact crossover market. This good-looking little number features a peppy 146-hp Skyactiv engine attached to a CVT transmission and your choice of either front or all-wheel drive. The Mazda CX-3 starts at just over $20,000. The model we’re testing in this video is a loaded Grand Touring edition that starts around $26,000. Visit to search for a 2016 Mazda CX-3 today!

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