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  1. 3 and cx30 cross shopping

    2019+ Mazda 3 Discussion
    Will the CX30 cannibalize Mazda 3 sales? Of course, but how much? Still not a lot of detail known about the 30, but we do know; Built off of same new Skyactive platform as 2019 3 Same powertrains offered seems likely. Has a similar upscale interior but with rear air vents. If compared to...
  2. Shopping List Feedback/Suggestions

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    Porpoise Grey 2012 Hatch w/2.5L My plan thus far is to get an axleback exhaust (stock is TOO quiet while revving), wheels, tint, a mild lowering (~1.25" or so), and maaaaybe look at bolt-ons after all that. Wheels: Hyper silver Motegi MR131's. 18x8, +45mm. ADHD Silver or whatever they call...
  3. Shopping for my next car

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    I'm looking for something fun to drive that gives good fuel economy and has decent acceleration and came across the new 2014 Mazda 3. I have a few questions of course... I would be considering the Grand Touring model fully loaded..I am assuming it does not come with the 6 speed? That is a...
  4. Tire shopping on a BUDGET

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    I have about $500 to spend on tires and installation. Its not much but its something. Right now i am leaning on the falken's 912. Must get new tires by the end of this month. So far I found: All these are at tire plus which I found the cheapest for a "good tire" Falken's 912 ( 215/50/17)...
  5. Shopping for a 2012 Mazda 3

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    Hi guys, I went to a dealer today to test drive two automatic Mazda 3 sedans: i Touring (was interested in i Grand Touring but they didn't have any) and a silver s Grand Touring. I wanted one in Sky Blue with the tech package, but this seems like a hard combination to find in the Grand Touring...
  6. Modest upgrade shopping list check

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    First post here. I have a '10 hatch, six spkr non-bose and am looking to upgrade and wanted get some feedback on my list of materials. I'm keeping the stock HU with stock spkr wiring as well as keeping the stock rears. Sub: JL Audio 8W3V3-4 (in an Adiointergration 8" enclosure) Amp: JL Audio...
  7. Back to shopping

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    A few months ago I posted asking a few questions regardin the Mazda3. Well, things came up and I ended up not buying a new car. This time, I'm buying for sure haha. My current car is starting to make funny noises and what not so I'm trying to take advantage of the 0% 60month financing haha. I...