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Sunday, March 30, 2014

MEGA CLOSE UP: Mazda 3 Skyactiv Sedan

In this blog entry, I'm posting about the newly launched CBU from Japan Mazda 3 2.0 Skyactiv Sedan.  We get the Higher output engine with Dual continuous variable valve timing and DIRECT Injection producing 162ps@6000rpm and 210Nm@4000rpm torque mated with 6 speed SKYACTIV Drive automatic.  Price: RM138,900 OTR with insurance.

Highlights of the Specs we are getting:

Mid-spec 2.0 SKYACTIV.

- I-Stop and I-ELOOP
- SKYACTIV-G with 14.0:1 compression ratio mated with SKYACTIV Drive 6-AT
- 6-airbags
- Multi-commander with MZD Connect.  (Mazda's version to BMW I-Drive) with 7" LCD Display and Navigation 
- Elec tilt-slide glass Sunroof
- Fabric seats with Leather seats option
- piano black trim
- Bi-Xenon HID with DRL, auto levelling and foglights
- Rear LED lights
- 18" alloy rims and Wheels 215/45R18 DUNLOP SP SPORT MAXX Tyres

- 408 litres boot space with 60:40 split folding 
- Smart keyless entry with push start.
- Multi-info display
- paddle shifters
- ABS, EBD, BA with DSC and TCS
- Burglar alarm with immobiliser
- 6 speakers.
- ISOFIX Child anchor mount
- temporary spare tyre (unlike Mazda 6, no spare tyre)

What's missing from Japan Hi-spec
- No cruise control
- No HUD
- No Digital Speedometer (RX8 style)
- No BOSE Sound system
- NO Auto headlights 
- No DUAL-ZONE Air-Cond with Nanoe-E
- No auto dimming rear view mirror
- no skirtings, boot spoiler
- No bonnet insulation 
- No reverse camera
- No BLIS, Lane departure warning
- No Active City braking system

Color choices:
Snowflake White, Soul Red, Titanium Flash Mica, Meteor Grey Mica

If you want to buy this car, Call Mike Lim - 012-254-6558.  Please mention the Key word:
"Seen/saw the contact no. from Jeff Lim's Blog" OR "Jeff Lim's friend  for better deal (also for me to keep track my blog effectiveness).


A: FREE Leather Seat - Black with Red stitching and SKYACTIV Logo (worth RM2800)

B: Free Synthetic Leather (Worth 1800) and Anti-break security tint (worth 1200)

C: RM2,000 cash rebate.

Rating: 7.5/10.

Well there's a saying, a picture's worth 1000 words.  Here are the photos:

MORE PHOTOS (90 photos):

That's all folks, thanks for having the time and patience to read this blog entry.  

1 comment:

  1. Anonymous4:26 AM

    Beautiful car, great technology, comfortable and excellent aerodynamics, excellent post, thanks for sharing..!! Cars for sale