2020 Mazda3 Hatchback exterior closeup shot of model and AWD badge with machine gray metallic paint color

What’s New with the 2020 Mazda3 Hatchback and Sedan?

What’s new with the 2020 Mazda3 hatchback and sedan models? Let’s take a look at the new and returning specs and features of the 2020 Mazda3!

2020 Mazda3 – Engine Specs and Performance Features

All 2020 Mazda3 models are equipped with a SKYACTIV®-G 2.5L inline 4 engine that produces up to 186 horsepower and 186 lb-ft of torque. Drivers have the choice between a 6-speed SKYACTIV®-Drive automatic transmission or a 6-speed SKYACTIV®-MT manual transmission. Additional performance features include available G-Vectoring Control Plus and Predictive i-ACTIV AWD®.

2020 Mazda3 – Fuel Economy and Driving Range

With engine specs remaining the same from its 2019 model year, so does the fuel economy and driving range of the Mazda3 model.

City Fuel Economy: 26 MPG

Highway Fuel Economy: 35 MPG

Combined Fuel Economy: 30 MPG

Driving Range: 343.2-462 Miles

2020 Mazda3 – New Features

New to the 2020 Mazda3 since its 2019 model year is Mazda i-ACTIVESENSE® features now being standard on all trim levels. Those driver-assistance and safety features include:

  • Blind Spot Monitoring with Rear Cross-Traffic Alert 
  • Driver Attention Alert 
  • High Beam Control 
  • Lane Departure Warning with Lane-Keep Assist 
  • Mazda Radar Cruise Control with Stop and Go 
  • Smart Brake Support 

2020 Mazda3 – Feature Highlights

  • 7” Digital Display Gauge 
  • 8.8” Large Center Display 
  • Active Driving Display 
  • Adaptive Front-Lighting System 
  • Android Auto™ 
  • Apple CarPlay™ 
  • Automatic On/Off Headlights 
  • Automatic Dual-Zone Climate Control 
  • Bose® 12-Speaker Premium Audio 
  • Electronic Parking Brake 
  • Leather and Leatherette Seating Surfaces and Door Trimming 
  • Leather-Wrapped Steering Wheel and Shift Knob 
  • Matte-Finished Front Grille 
  • Mazda Advanced Keyless Entry System 
  • MAZDA CONNECT™ Infotainment 
  • Push Button Start 
  • Rain-Sensing Windshield Wipers 
  • And More! 

For trim levels, pricing, and release date, please see our previous article linked directly below.


2020 Mazda3 Price and Release Date


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