Rumors have it that this 2017 Mazdaspeed 3 will be releases soon to satisfy its enthusiasts. When it disappeared some time back, most people was worried that they would not get to see it again. Latest car rumors indicate that the new Mazdaspeed 3 is receiving updates, thus it will drop as a 2017 year model. Initial reports indicated that this car was scheduled for 2018, but its designers managed to push it up one year ahead. This car will come with some juicy details as usual but they are not yet known. However, there are a lot of speculations on what the car will have in store for its users. In case these rumors are executed, Mazda will have produced yet another breath taking auto. This will be another success story for Mazda, a trend which does not seem to be ending any time soon.
Expected Changes on the 2017 Mazdaspeed 3:
Some of the significant changes in the 2017 Mazdaspeed 3 include athletic handling features, strong brakes, refined engines, sharp styling, hatchback utility and high quality materials among others. This sport compact car will receive a number of updates. Its headlights will be refreshed while its wheels will be a bit bigger, roughly 18 inches. Its front and rear fascia will also be updated to make it unique. It will also have an exceptional rear roof spoiler while its bumpers will be one of a kind. Its side sills and front and rear bumpers will also be updated. There will also be unique fog lights in addition to xenon HID headlights with manual leveling. Moreover, its true red color will be carried over to its exterior.
Inside this luxurious car, high quality features will be presented. They include an AM/FM and CD player with 6-CD changer, four speakers with quality sound, BOS audio system, 2 tweeters and a sub-woofer. Also, the designers will update the pedals and footrest by making them out of aluminum. Its center console will also look attractive that in the previous models. The console will have a beautiful finish especially on its centre panel. This new machine will have gorgeous floor mats and a retractable key with keyless entry.
In terms of its engineering, the 2017 Mazdaspeed 3 will have limited slip differential features, a rack and pinion steering with engine rev. power assist, large diameter 4 wheel disc brake and sport tuned suspension. More engineering features are expected to feature in this car since there is still more time to its release.
2017 Mazdaspeed 3 Expected Engine Options:
The all new 2017 Mazdaspeed 3 will be equipped with a 2.5 liter Skyactiv-G turbocharged 4 cylinder engine. The current engine is pegged at 263 horsepower from a 2.3 liter turbocharged four cylinder engine. Its engine will produce more than 300 horsepower. Its designers are likely to equip it with the all wheel drive in order to make it a worthy competitor to other cars of its class like the Subaru WRX STI. A six speed manual transmission will be the standard mode of transmission in the 2017 Mazdaspeed 3. It is not yet known if this sports car will be offered with an optional automatic transmission. Previous Mazda 3 versions have manual transmission modes only. This new car will utilize the electronic fuel injection, otherwise known as EFI. Its displacement is rated at 2260 cc.
2017 Mazdaspeed 3 Release date and Price:
Its price is not yet known, but it will certainly be higher than that of the current model. The new 2017 Mazdaspeed 3 is scheduled to be released in a motor show event later in 2016, but the date is again not known.