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  1. 2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Engine and Performance
    So I know this is an economy car, but what method should I use to achieve optimal off the line acceleration? I got beat by a prius the other day... :frown2: For the record I have a manual 2l.
  2. 2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Engine and Performance
    I have not tested anything beyond fully pressing the accelerator to take off. For the most part I drive in the city and don't push the car often. I am wondering what the optimal method is for the safest and quickest acceleration. I am thinking sport mode, traction control off, brake torque/boost...
  3. 2010-13 Mazdaspeed 3 News & Discussion
    *Preemptive statement about how I obey all the traffic laws and whatnot as well as always being a safe and courteous driver.* Alright guys. let's get down to the guts of a proper launch of the MS3, here is what I have figured out so far: 1. Find a level road that doesn't cause your car to roll...