2012 Mazda3 sedan

Mazda’s compact 3 gets a new powertrain and a mid-cycle refresh.

Mazda is using the New York auto show to formally introduce a raft of mid-cycle changes for its Mazda 3 sedan and five-door hatchback. We received a few initial details in February, but here now is the full scoop on the mechanical and stylistic changes.

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By Mike Sutton