Mazda Mazda3

The Mazda3 (Mazda 3) was the best-selling car in Canada in 2006. Mazda3 was launched a few years prior in 2003 (2004 Mazda3). The Mazda3 is now in its fourth-generation with sales still booming in Canada. The Mazda3 was the fourth best-selling passenger car in Canada in 2019 (21,000+ Mazda3 vehicles sold). The all-new Mazda3 is available in three trims (GX, GS and GT).

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Mazda recalls 51,147 new Mazda3s over unexpected-braking issue

Software glitch could “see” non-existent obstacle and activate emergency braking Read More

18 reasons to consider a new Mazda3 with AWD

Not content just to release a new Mazda3, Mazda is adding an AWD version Read More

New Cars Automotive Reviews
Mar 23, 2019, 9:00 AM

The 15 most aerodynamic everyday cars

The lower the coefficient of drag, the better a car cuts through the air Read More

Auto Industry Fuel Economy
Sep 26, 2018, 2:30 AM

20 models recalled in Canada in June

Nearly 350,000 vehicles named in recalls to address some 20 problems Read More

Car Safety
Jul 4, 2017, 10:30 PM


Mazda recalls Mazda3, Mazda6 over brake issues

Parking brake may corrode at rear calipers, causing cable to bind Read More

Car Safety
Jun 30, 2017, 10:30 PM

Mazda recalls 2.2M vehicles to fix hatchgates

Gas damper struts that aid opening and keep door up may corrode Read More

Car Safety
Sep 8, 2016, 10:30 PM

Mazda uses engine to enhance handling

G-Vectoring Control is part of Mazda’s new Skyactiv-Vehicle Dynamics Read More

Auto Technology New Cars
Jul 13, 2016, 10:30 PM

Kia, Honda most attractive to families

Asian brands dominate top 10 list, with only one North American entry Read More

Auto Awards
Jun 11, 2016, 10:30 PM


Honda Fit again named top Back To School car offers its list of top 10 Best Back to School cars for 2015 Read More

New Cars Auto Awards
Aug 1, 2015, 1:00 AM

Edmunds, Parent offer Top-10 family car choices

Utility vehicles still hot but hatchbacks popular for budgetary reasons Read More

Car Buying New Cars
Jun 4, 2015, 7:00 PM

Used-car report: 2004-2013 Mazda 3

Zoom-zoom persona trumps fuel frugality in earlier models Read More

Car Buying Used Cars
Apr 20, 2015, 9:20 PM

Ten choice used car buys for under $15,000

Used vehicles outsell new ones by a ratio of almost two to one for good reasons Read More

Used Cars Car Buying
Oct 10, 2014, 7:25 AM


REVIEW: 2014 Mazda3 Sport

The Mazda3 is for people who need reliability and affordability but also enjoy driving Read More

New Cars
Dec 8, 2013, 5:00 PM

FIRST DRIVE: 2014 Mazda3

Third-gen Mazda3 makes solid first impression in both sedan and hatchback forms Read More

New Cars
Sep 29, 2013, 3:00 PM

Mazda Canada holds the line on 2014 Mazda3 pricing

Starting price remains at $15,995 in spite of major redesign and greater content Read More

New Cars
Sep 19, 2013, 12:45 PM

2014 Mazda3 Sedan unveiled

Fastback sedan body style will join new Mazda3 hatchback this fall Read More

New Cars
Jul 16, 2013, 9:00 AM


All-new 2014 Mazda3 revealed

Both hatchback (five-door) and sedan versions will go on sale in Canada this fall. Read More

New Cars
Jun 27, 2013, 5:00 PM

Zipcar coming to YYZ

Toronto's Pearson is one of eight new airports to get car-sharing service Read More

Auto Industry Green Cars
May 6, 2013, 1:00 PM

2011 Mazda 3

Hatchback Mazda3 GT combines sportiness, style and versatility and pulls off all three Read More

New Cars
Dec 9, 2010, 5:00 PM