The Mazda 3 model series has received some important updates, solely for the year 2021. The 2021 model year edition, now could parallel with many luxury family sedans, even though Mazda never claimed it to be one of them.
The 2021 Mazda 3 are compact cars that have now become all the more desirable, as well as impressive especially to the family car buyers who are turned off with the practical looking, overhyped crossovers. The 2021 Mazda 3 models on the contrary have a gorgeous outfit that cage in equally useful cabins with an impressive amount of features at each of its wings, boasted the Riverside Mazda dealership.
Modifications Done Under the Hood
The 2021 model year version of Mazda 3 model series has attributed heavily to the automotive industry with its ever increasing value. Among them, the most significant changes observed are the under the hood modifications that heighten up the performance level.
For the year 2021 Mazda has specially upgraded its 3 series models with some up market powertrain components. A new turbo 2.5 L power plant is introduced to the existing year lineup but with an increased capacity.
Powertrains Made Available for the Year 2021
The most prominent changes that are done to the 2021 model year edition of Mazda 3 models were on the power train side. The automaker this time has developed a new level of performer in the garb of a compact car, that they named as the 2021 3 series.
To be specific the 2021 model year edition models of the Mazda 3 series that come in both sedan and hatchback guises are now newly equipped, with a handful of performance boosting components. The current year power train options now include the newly introduced 2.5L SkyActiv engine, which is produced in the in-house factory shade of Mazda. It is a product of Mazda that has given the 3 series models an extra edge over its competitors, since they are now able to maneuver the uneven road surfaces better.
This new powertrain of the 2021 Mazda 3 models can raise 186 horsepower and 186 lb-ft of torque which is enough to handle any task that you can assign.
The 2021 Mazda 3 model series is powered with new Skyactiv-G 2.0L engine, which is added to the existing Skyactiv-G 2.5T. This new engine is naturally aspirated, that comes with 2.0L capacity and is focused on enhancing the fuel efficiency of the vehicle. This engine delivers 155 hp and 150 lb-ft of torque when configured with the front-wheel-drive setup.
But irrespective of the powertrain, all the models of the 2021 Mazda 3 show the efficacy of Mazda’s own G-Vectoring Control Plus feature which is set as a standard equipment on all trim levels. We got to know from the same Mazda dealer Riverside, that there is also a new gearbox introduced to the 2021 model year lineup of Mazda 3 that is specially known for its capabilities in off-road conditions.