Design: inheriting the Mazda 3's established identity while making it more expressive

The design concept for the new Mazda 3 was "remaining faithful to an inherited identity while evolving the design to make it more expressive." While retaining some of the original model's dynamic lines, richer expression was sought to create a more emotional design. As a result, we achieved a powerful design that enhances recognition of Mazda's unique value.

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    Front
    Hood. 1 Windshield wiper blades. 2 Convertible top (Power retractable hardtop). 3 Convertible top (Soft top). 4 Fuel-filler lid. 5 Light bulbs. ...

    Rear
    1 Trunk lid. 2 Antenna. 3 Doors and keys. 4 Outside mirror. 5 Tires. 6 Light bulbs. ...

    Safety
    Standard safety features include side-impact airbags for the front seats and side curtain airbags for all three rows of seats. Second-row seats have Latch child-safety seat anchors and top tethers ...