The Mazda3 is offered in three trim levels: Sport, Touring, and Grand Touring. The two powertrain choices are a 2.0-liter 155-hp, direct injection, SKYACTIV four-cylinder engine, or a 2.5-liter 184-hp, direct injection, SKYACTIV four-cylinder engine. Both are offered with a six-speed manual or automatic transmission. Available features, depending on trim level, include 18-inch wheels, HD radio, a nine-speaker Bose audio system, blind spot monitoring system, an intelligent key system, a power moonroof, bi-xenon adaptive headlights, LED taillights, power heated leather seats, automatic climate control, and the convenience of Bluetooth. Standard safety features include active front head restraints, four-wheel anti-lock disc brakes with brake assist, electronic stability and traction control, and tire pressure monitoring.
For 2016, the Mazda3 adds a new Sport Preferred Equipment Package.