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  1. 2019 Mazda 3 Earns IIHS Top Safety Pick

    2019+ Mazda 3 Discussion
    https://insidemazda.mazdausa.com/press-release/2019-mazda3-earned-iihs-top-safety-pick-award/ Found this today regarding the Mazda 3 sedan and hatchback earning IIHS top safety pick awards. Maybe that's why our insurance was much lower than I expected for this vehicle.
  2. Autoguide.com's Budget Friendly Torque Wrench Pick is On Sale

    Vendor Deals
    We just spotted an Autoguide.com favorite 1/2" drive torque wrench on sale via Amazon.com. The Tekton 1/2" drive torque wrench is rated for 10/150 ft.-lb. and features sturdy all metal construction. With the current 29% discount, it's priced at only $28.50! Read More About The Torque...

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    In my daily job as a delivery driver, I dropped off a guitar that needed a signature from the homeowner. The homeowner was pleased to see his new guitar. I told him how I recently bought a new Mazda which has the tagline Zoom Zoom. Well one thing led to another and ......
  4. Help Me Pick A Wheel Color!

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Until I pick up some new wheels, I figured I'd paint the stock 17" ones because I can't stand the bright silver color they come in from the factory. My buddy has gold ones on his Speed3 and I think they look awesome - but I also like the look of a darker gray color and can't make my mind up! So...
  5. What STB and RSB pick?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    Hi. I recently bought Eibach's springs, but I have not installed it yet. I looking a STB and RSB. Is for daily use and one autocross date per month. STB: Tanabe, CS, Ultra Racing and more. What about this: Mazda3 Tower Strut Bar Engine Bay Fits 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 Mazda 3 Axela | eBay...
  6. 38 Earn 2017 Top Safety Pick+ award from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    38 VEHICLES EARN TOP SAFETY PICK+ AWARD AMID STRICTER CRITERIA -Motor Trend 12/07/16 Small Cars: -Mazda3 -Toyota Corolla -Toyota Prius (built after August 2016) -Chevrolet Volt -Hyundai Elantra (sedan only/built after March 2016) Midsize Cars: -Mazda6 --Volkswagen Jetta -Toyota Camry -Toyota...
  7. Trying to pick the right wheels...

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    Have had my 2012 Skyactiv for a few months and have had the windows tinted and added the "Evil Mazda M" for the back. Trying to choose between 3 different Konig Flow Formed wheel styles that I like. The Integram is available in Matte Black or Matte Graphite finishes. I also really like the...
  8. We go and pick up our new Mazda 3 Friday.

    New Member Introduction & Forum News/Guide
    We go and pick up our new Mazda 3 Friday. We are getting a 2015 Mazda Mazda3 s grand touring 4dr sdn auto with soul red metallic. This will be my wife's car but I am excited for her. She is very excited. :laugh2::smile2: Actually we picked it up on April 11, 2015 which was on Saturday :smile2...
  9. Pick up my 3 tomorrow

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    What do I need to make sure is done before I leave?
  10. Help me pick which tires

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    It's between two tires, the bfgoodrich g-force sport comp2 and the bridgestone potenza s-04 pole positions. The BFGs are cheap at 125 a tire plus a $70 rebate right now and they are available in town, but I think the sidewalls are a little too plain for my taste. The bridgestones are more...
  11. Help me pick my look!!

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    So whether or not you've seen my car, it looks like this: And it's plasti dip that looks like crap... So I'm getting it wrapped in gloss black vinyl :banana 1: My plan at first was do the exact same thing but then I thought: wrap less = more parts! So I decided to make some concepts but I...
  12. Help me pick new tires!

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    I need new tires pretty soon. Narrowed it down to 3 choices. Tire size would be the stock 205/50R17 Bridgestone Turanza Serenity Plus Continental ExtremeContact DWS Cooper Zeon RS3-A I do mostly highway commutes with a few tires to nyc here and there. Sometimes like to do a little spirited...
  13. Hey guys help me pick out some Eye Lids for my SEXY LADY!

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    so I came across the idea of putting some eye lid on! the top part of my headlight is starting to fade out and i want to cover them up with some Eye lid. yeah I got the car like this the previous owner(my sister) never took care of it so im taking that SHIT up my AXX. Imma start putting UV...
  14. Pick me out a clutch

    2004-2009 Mazda3 Discussion
    So this mazda I bought has the stutter and I'm thinking clutch related. Someone recommend me a good budget clutch. PG has a exedy clutch for $349 however these are sub $200 on ebay. ACT clutchs are around $350 Seeming some SACHS for $169 online but never heard of them. Looking for something...
  15. looking to pick up a cobb ap

    Buy / Sell / Trade
    lookin for a good deal on a cobb ap possibly from someone who has sold there ms3 .
  16. Help me pick! 2008 or 2012 ?!?!

    New Member Introduction & Forum News/Guide
    New here, but hopefully with some guidance I'll become a full time contributor :thumbup1 1: I'm a buy and hold guy and was looking for a USED car as a daily driver. The used car market in los angeles sucks (average 2008, 50k miles @ $14k), so I went to a dealer. Here are my 2 best options...
  17. 2011 Mazda 3 Earns IIHS Top Safety Pick

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    Drum roll please! The 2011 Mazda 3 is the latest vehicle to make it as a Top Safety Pick, after earning the top rating of good for roof strength in rollover crashes, as well as for front, side, and rear crash protection. The sedan/hatchback drove away with a Top Safety Pick in the small cars...
  18. 2011 Mazda 3 Scores Top Pick In Safety From IIHS

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    The Insurance Institute For Highway Safety awarded the Mazda 3 with its Top Pick honor in the small car category. The Mazda3 met the criteria by scoring a "Good" rating in all crash test categories (front, side, rear and rollover) and has electronic stability control. The Mazda3 is the first...
  19. I'm going to pick up my car saturday (8-7-10)...

    2010-13 Mazdaspeed 3 News & Discussion
    I took it for a test drive tonight after handling everything over email (definitely the way to go) and pretty much instantly said I'll take it. Probably one of the easier sells they've seen since most questions I had I looked up myself online. Will be the first manual I own (total time with...
  20. help me pick

    New Member Introduction & Forum News/Guide
    i'm going to need to tell the dealer what color i want in the 4door 2010 m3 GT in the next few days. I'm stuck between Celestial blue and pearl white!!!! PLEASE HELP yes i've seen all the pics i just cant make up my mind!!1