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2008 Mazda MAZDASPEED3 Comparisons

Sport Hatchback

General Pricing

Resale Value $22,440.00 $21,200.00 $25,700.00
Destination $670.00 $650.00 $745.00

Engines & Power

Standard Engine 2.3L I4 1.6L I4 2.5L I5
Horsepower 263 @ 5500 RPM 172 @ 5500 RPM 227 @ 5000 RPM
Torque 280 @ 3000 RPM 177 @ 1600 RPM 236 @ 1500 RPM
Valves 4 4 4
Displacement (cc) 2260 1598 2521
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.4 X 3.7 3.0 X 3.4 3.3 X 3.7
Compression Ratio 9.5:1 10.5:1 9.0:1

Fuel Economy

City (mpg) 18 26 19
Highway (mpg) 26 34 28

Exterior Dimensions & Weight

Curb Weight - Automatic (lb.) 3152.6 2667.6 3201.1
Wheelbase (in.) 103.9 97.1 103.9
Length (in.) 176.8 146.2 167.4
Width (in.) 69.5 66.3 70.2
Height (in.) 57.7 55.4 57.0
Track Front (in.) 60.4 57.2 60.4
Track Rear (in.) 60.0 57.5 60.3
Ground Clearance (in.) N/A N/A N/A

Interior Dimensions

Standard Seating 5 4 4
Front Headroom (in.) 39.1 38.8 38.9
Rear Headroom (in.) 38.4 37.6 37.8
Front Legroom (in.) 41.1 41.4 41.6
Rear Legroom (in.) 36.3 29.9 34.2
Front Shoulder Room (in.) 54.9 50.3 54.7
Rear Shoulder Room (in.) 54.0 44.7 51.3
Front Hip Room (in.) 53.8 N/A 54.3
Rear Hip Room (in.) 52.5 N/A 45.1

Payload & Towing

Passenger Volumn (cu. ft.) 95.3 N/A N/A

Steering, Suspension & Brakes

Front Suspension strut strut strut
Rear Suspension multi-link multi-link multi-link
Tires 215/45R18 195/55R16 215/45R18

Anti-Theft & Locks

Power Door Locks Std. Std. Std.

Braking & Traction

4 Wheel Drive / All Wheel Drive front wheel drive front wheel drive front wheel drive
ABS Brakes (2 or 4 Wheel) N/A N/A Std.
Limited Slip Differential or Axle Std. N/A N/A
Vehicle Stability Control System Std. N/A Std.

Entertainment, Communication & Navigation

Radio AM/FM AM/FM satellite
Cassette Player N/A N/A N/A
CD Player Yes Yes Yes
CD Changer N/A N/A N/A
DVD Player N/A N/A N/A
Navigation Aid N/A N/A N/A

Interior

Cruise Control Std. N/A N/A
Tilt Steering N/A Yes Yes
Telescopic Steering Column N/A Yes Yes

Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning

Air Conditioning Std. Std. Std.

Safety

Driver Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Front Side Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Passenger Side Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Rear Side Airbag N/A N/A N/A

Seats

Driver Multi-Adjustable Power Seat N/A N/A N/A

Roof

Sunroof / Moonroof N/A N/A N/A

Windows, Mirrors & Wipers

Power Windows Std. Std. Std.

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