Mazdaspeed 3 is launched in Japan. It has been a Mazda week for us in Malaysia, suprisingly this year, the Japanese decided to launch their new Mazda 3 Models or what they like to call Mazda Axela later than us.Well, since it’s Japan, they always get something special which is the Mazdaspeed 3 or rather known as Mazdaspeed Axela.
Mazdaspeed 3 / Mazdaspeed Axela – 2.3-liter turbocharged
Mazda 3 in Japan is available in hatchback or sedan. With 1.5-liter and 2.0-liter four cylinder gasoline engines paired with a CVT or 4/5-speed automatic transmissions (depending on the model). The Japanese buyers also has an option of all-wheel drive system.While the top of the range MazdaSpeed Axela – that has a 2.3-liter turbocharged under the hood delivers 264ps to the front-wheels through a six-speed manual gearbox.
Mazdaspeed 3 / Mazdaspeed Axela Interior
Following up the Japanese Mazda Axela series – new this year is the i-stop system. Mazda’s advance fuel-saving start-stop system
Mazda Axela Models in priced betwen 1,660,000 to 2,678,000 yen and that’s about RM59,324.08 to RM95,728.37 in Japan.
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