The 2018 Mazda3 Is One Cool Car

Heads up, Mazda shoppers: we have good news and great news regarding the 2018 Mazda3. The good news is that this sporty automobile recently earned a spot on Kelley Blue Book’s “10 Coolest Cars Under $20,000” for the 16th straight year. Mazda fans will note that this extends all the way back to 2003, the Mazda3 model’s debut. And now the great news: for the fifth year in a row, the Mazda3 is #1 on the list.

One statement from KBB well sums up the 2018 Mazda3: “Widely regarded as the best-looking and most fun-to-drive vehicle in its segment.” Our local Mazda dealers agree, and we have the customer feedback to support this phenomenal car’s reputation. We also have a fantastic selection of 2018 Mazda3 models – more than 35 at the time of this blog’s publication – all awaiting your test drive at our nearby Mazda dealership. Plus, both of this car’s alluring body styles (sedan and hatchback) are well-represented.

So what makes every 2018 Mazda3 near Olympia, WA so special? Aside from the fact that there are two winning body styles to consider, both can be had in three different trims. Each model brings plenty of power: the entry-level 2018 Mazda3 Sport gets a 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine that outputs 155 horsepower and 150 lb-ft of torque, while the midrange 2018 Mazda3 Touring and top-line 2018 Mazda3 Grand Touring use a 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine capable of 184 horsepower and 185 lb-ft of torque.

Whichever trim you choose, you’ll command not just a fantastic engine, but also a car designed to deliver an exceptionally high level of engagement: from acceleration and braking to steering and handling. Visit South Tacoma Mazda today, check out our big inventory of new and used Mazda cars near Lakewood, WA and test drive a 2018 Mazda3!