Sharp handling, high efficiency earnings, and versatile cabin space makes subcompact SUVs a budding vehicle category that's on the rise. Who's scoring at the top of the class though? The 2017 Mazda CX-3.

With seating for five, exceptional fuel economy, and available all-wheel drive, the Mazda CX-3 is a great pick for individuals and small families traveling around East Stroudsburg, Stroudsburg, Easton, Brodheadsville and Saylorsville each day.

Read the following review to find out more about the stylish and sporty Mazda CX-3!

Horsepower and Handling in the Mazda CX-3

A ready engine, wise suspension, and sport mode from an advanced automatic transmission makes the 2017 Mazda CX-3 a master of steering and speed. The 2017 Mazda CX-3 ride is smooth and composed, handling sharp corners and turns with an enthusiasm you wouldn't expect from an SUV, subcompact, or otherwise.

The Mazda CX-3's main SKYACTIV® TECHNOLOGY engine produces a lively 146 horsepower applied standardly to the front wheels. For those after a crossover that can handle all road conditions, the Mazda CX-3 is available with i-ACTIV AWD®. This cutting-edge all-wheel drive system dynamically monitors vehicle performance and the road's surface to generate a pinpointed, custom mix of power delivery for confident control in all weather conditions. 

Fuel Spend and Safety

On top of being spirited and fun to drive, the Mazda CX-3 is efficient and safe. Front-wheel drive versions earn excellent fuel stats from the EPA at 29/34 mpg city/highway, numbers that compete with many smaller sedans.

In terms of safety, the Mazda CX-3 has what it takes to keep everybody onboard protected and earned the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's 5-Star Overall Safety Rating to prove it.

A total airbag system provides you peace of mind, and a complete set of rear row LATCH anchors and upper tethers ensures that kids car seats are properly secured. There's also advanced driver assistance aids such as Lane Departure Warning and Smart Brake Support with Collision Warning available when you select the i-ACTIVSENSE® Package.

The Inner 2017 Mazda CX-3

 Inside, the Mazda CX-3 is calm, cool, and connected. Reviewers applaud the 2017 Mazda CX-3's interior that wears premium materials arranged in a sporty aesthetic.

At the dashboard, a comprehensive suite of technology comes standard, operated from the MAZDA CONNECT™ infotainment system's vibrant 7-inch touch screen. MAZDA CONNECT™ integrates several useful functions, including voice command that makes it easy to adjust settings hands-free, a Bluetooth® connection for on-the-go calling, and audio programming that's in high demand like Pandora® internet radio integration.

Seating is supportive and spacious throughout the Mazda CX-3 cabin, and inner flexibility features like a split-folding rear seat helps you make the most of the space available. When you fold the rear seats down, you have a total cargo hold of 44.5 cubic feet to use. Whether you're headed on a camping trip or hauling home new furniture, this added utility is sure to serve you well.

Is the Mazda CX-3 Right for You?

If you've come this far, there's only one way to find out! East Stroudsburg, Stroudsburg, Easton, Brodheadsville and Saylorsville area crossover seekers who are interested in the 2017 Mazda CX-3 can take it for a test spin at their local Mazda resource, Ray Price Mazda.

View our inventory of 2017 Mazda CX-3s online and head out to 505 Fawn Road in East Stroudsburg to see us soon!

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