Browse over 9,000 car reviews

Sorry, there are no cars that match your search

You are here

Mazda 3 SP25 2018 review: snapshot

EXPERT RATING
7.5
The SP25 marks the entry-level 2.5-litre model, with bigger wheels, more power and a spec based on the 2.0-litre Maxx Sport.

The SP25 marks the entry-level 2.5-litre model, with bigger wheels, more power and a spec based on the 2.0-litre Maxx Sport. The bigger engine brings a reasonable bump in power, with 138kW and 250Nm, and can be had with a six-speed auto ($27,990) or manual ($25,990).

For your money you get 18-inch alloy wheels, keyless entry and start, dual-zone climate control, auto wipers and headlights, six-speaker stereo with DAB and Bluetooth and USB, rear parking sensors, remote central locking, keyless start, cruise control, gear-shift paddles (auto), sat nav, leather steering wheel, reversing camera and a space-saver spare.

Mazda's 'MZD Connect' looks after the entertainment and sat nav with a 7.0-inch touchscreen and rotary-dial controlled system, but it's still missing Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.

The safety package includes six airbags, ABS, stability and traction controls, forward and reverse AEB, blind-spot monitoring and rear cross traffic alert.

Pricing Guides

$23,999
Based on 543 cars listed for sale in the last 6 months
Lowest Price
$17,990
Highest Price
$35,490

Researching the Mazda 3?

We can help with any questions you have

Range and Specs

VehicleSpecsPrice*
Maxx 2.0L, ULP, 6 SP AUTO $17,050 – 21,890 2018 MAZDA 3 2018 Maxx Pricing and Specs
Maxx Sport 2.0L, ULP, 6 SP AUTO $18,998 – 25,906 2018 MAZDA 3 2018 Maxx Sport Pricing and Specs
MAXX SPORT (5YR) 2.0L, ULP, 6 SP AUTO $22,888 – 25,990 2018 MAZDA 3 2018 MAXX SPORT (5YR) Pricing and Specs
Neo 2.0L, ULP, 6 SP AUTO $15,400 – 19,800 2018 MAZDA 3 2018 Neo Pricing and Specs
EXPERT RATING
7.5
Peter Anderson
Contributing journalist

Share

Pricing Guide

$17,930

Lowest price, based on third party pricing data

Looking for a good price? We can help.

View cars for sale