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  1. Holey sidewall!

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    Walking out to the car after work yesterday I noticed what I thought was some crud on the wheel. I bent over to rub it off and realized they were scratches. :frown2: On closer inspection I see a chunk missing out of the sidewall. (Stock Bridgestone Ecopia with 14,000 kms on it). What the...
  2. Bridgestone Ecopia EP442 Plus

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    Just a discussion on this tire :) This is the tire that can be found on the i (2.0L) Mazda3s. I've noticed that tread wear is very good. I have about 26K miles on them and they look like they could easily go for double that. Handling is average but I don't expect anything spectacular out of an...
  3. Which 2014 models has the Bridgestone ECOPIA EP44 PLUS ? Better than Yokohama's ?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    My Sport Hatchback with 6-Speed manual came with Yokohama's. The car has really smooth ride and have no issues at all. No issues at even in the last harsh Indiana winter and they seems to be just fine in summer traction. It seems that some models came with Bridgestone's as well. Which models...