Mazda Mazda3 restyling 2016, sedan, 3rd generation, BM (08.2016.05.2019). technical characteristics and configuration

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The basic Active package includes halogen headlights, side mirrors, door handles in body color, fabric seat upholstery, leather-braided steering wheel and gearshift knob, power windows for front and rear doors, climate control for two zones, remote central locking. In addition, the car is standardly present: heated front seats, lumbar support for the driver’s seat, electric and heated side mirrors, 7 “color TFT display, HMI commander, on-board computer. The audio system includes Bluetooth, AUX ports, USB, six speakers. The Exclusive version includes: LED headlights, keyless entry system, heated steering wheel, automatic folding of the side mirrors when the doors are locked, CD-player with MP3 function.

The 1.5 liter SkyActiv 1.5 liter direct injection engine produces 120 hp. (maximum torque 150 Nm) and is equipped with a 6-speed automatic transmission. In this version, the car accelerates to a maximum speed of 194 km / h, and “hundred” is gaining in 11.8 seconds. The declared fuel consumption is 5.8 l / 100 km in the combined cycle and 7.4 l / 100 km in the urban cycle. Another modification of the Mazda3 sedan is a version with a 1.6 liter engine and distributed injection (only in the basic Active configuration). It delivers 104 horsepower. (torque 144 Nm) and is equipped with a 4-speed “automatic”. The maximum speed is 177 km / h. Acceleration DO 100 km / h. in 13.5 sec. Fuel consumption. 6.3 l / 100 km on the combined cycle and 8.7 l / 100 km in the city.

Mazda3 has fully independent suspension with McPherson type front and multi-link rear; disc brakes front and rear (front ventilated). The main technical innovation of the restyled version is the G-Vectoring Control system. This is a software package that adjusts engine thrust depending on the intensity and angle of the steering wheel. The novelty allows you to adjust the load on the drive axle, which improves the performance of the car when cornering. This system is available for the Exclusive sedan.

The safety systems of the updated Mazda3 sedan are also standardly included: anti-lock braking system, electronic brake force distribution system, dynamic stabilization system, tire pressure monitoring. Front and side airbags, side curtain airbags provide protection for the driver and passengers. In addition, the standard equipment includes an auto-dimming rear-view mirror, rain and light sensors, headlight washers, LED fog lights. In a more expensive version, in addition to the already mentioned G-Vectoring Control system, there are rear parking sensors, cruise control, a rear view camera.

The updated Mazda3 sedan continues to be one of the leaders in the compact class. The car is distinguished by refined handling, good dynamics, economy. Restyling made it possible to slightly improve the advantages already declared by the third generation, including also safety. The trunk of the sedan is far from the largest in the class (408 liters), but it is convenient to load, and the useful volume can be easily increased due to the folding backs of the rear seats.


The exterior of the 2019 Volkswagen Polo sedan is still characterized by its small dimensions and elegant appearance. It was not planned to add relief to the bonnet. It is known for certain that it will be located at a slight slope in relation to the road surface.

Under the bonnet, there will be an updated radiator grille, which will be a narrow strip, adorned with a narrow decorative chrome line. The air intake system for ventilation of the engine compartment on both sides is neatly complemented by updated head optics. It will become more aggressive due to chrome elements. It can be filled with both halogen and LED lamps, depending on the configuration.

The front bumper body kit also received changes. It houses an additional air intake system for ventilation of the front brake system of the car. It is made of plastic, with rectangular fog lights at the ends.

The side part of the 2019 Volkswagen Polo sedan is harmoniously complemented by a slight relief and modified rear-view mirrors, which can be black or painted in body color, depending on the selected configuration. The wheel arches have been widened. The wheels that are installed on the car have also undergone changes.

The rear bumper also changes its appearance depending on the modification that the buyer chooses for himself. The sedan is equipped with a trunk, which, after restyling, is located quite high. It is decorated with square-shaped optics. There is almost nothing on the body kit, except for the brake lights.

The main advantage of the interior decoration of the German sedan is that it offers the buyer a wide range of functions for a low cost. The interior is complemented by good quality plastic, metal and artificial leather, which are used in interior decoration.

The steering wheel of the 2019 Volkswagen Polo sedan closely resembles that of the leading sports cars. It is small in size, very thin, with small spokes. At the same time, on a small surface, the developers managed to take out as many useful functions as not seen in higher-class cars. The buttons on the spokes make it easy to work with the multimedia system, configure individual functions in the car and manage conversations without being distracted from the situation on the road.

The instrument panel is made in the tradition of the Swedish concern Volvo. It is a large virtual panel on which the driver can display one or another information about the state of the car at will. The navigation system can also be displayed on this display.

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The center console is presented in the form of a huge monitor of the multimedia system, surrounded by air ducts. There are not many analog buttons here, and they are useless: most of the functions can be configured from the steering wheel. Slightly lower is the control unit for the air conditioning or climate control system.

The 2019 Volkswagen Polo sedan console flows smoothly into the tunnel between the front seats. It is equipped with the usual set of elements:

  • gear selector;
  • parking brake handle;
  • a huge compartment where even a tablet can fit;
  • keys for setting the operating mode of the chassis;
  • high-quality armrest, which in more expensive configurations can acquire a cooling system.

The chairs are still of high quality and very comfortable. They are covered with fabric, have good lateral support and are very comfortable. The front row is complemented by a heating system for the cold season. The back row is also comfortable, it can accommodate three adult passengers. The luggage compartment of the sedan is about 460 liters, it can be significantly increased by folding the second row of seats.

The new Duster is changing again: not only the body has undergone modernization, but also the interior. They ask for a large surcharge for this.


The Drive modification contains everything that was indicated in relation to the first two versions as options. It will cost from 774 900 rubles.


The next Comfortline trim level will be offered for 789,900 rubles. It includes heated windshield washer nozzles. For an additional fee, you can add parking sensors, fog lights.

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In the domestic market, a potential buyer will be offered only two options for the power plant to choose from:

  • classic gasoline “aspirated”, which is equipped with a volume of 1.6 liters and a capacity of only 90 horsepower. It accelerates to the first hundred kilometers per hour in 11.2 seconds. The top speed that he can reach is 178 km / h. Consumption of a car with such an engine in the combined cycle is about 5.7 liters per hundred kilometers. Feedback from owners of previous versions has been rather controversial. Someone noted the advantages of such an engine, someone cons, but many believed that this car would be better suited for short trips within the city. Owners of previous versions with such an engine did not use them for long distance trips, for example, between cities;
  • the second engine, also a turbocharged gasoline engine, received a volume of 1.4 liters and an output of 125 horsepower. It accelerates the car to 100 km / h in nine seconds. This installation consumes about 5.7 liters per 100 kilometers. The maximum acceleration on it will turn out to be 198 km / h. Volkswagen Polo sedan 2019 according to the photo has become newer, and the configurations and have remained approximately in the usual range.

Both engines are supplied on the basis of both a six-speed manual and an automatic seven-speed transmission.

The test drives carried out prove that the car performs well both in urban conditions and in active movements on a suburban road, and feels confident when overtaking.

After the implemented upgrades of the Volkswagen Polo, the 2019 sedan has changed significantly in size. Today its dimensions are:

  • in length is 4.5 meters, which is 9 cm more than the previous generation,
  • in height, it became 1 mm higher. Total. 1.5 meters,
  • the width has increased by 5.2 cm. Today it is. 1.8 meters.

Options and prices


The minimum Conceptline includes the minimum required options:


The Trendline version costs a little more. 734,900 rubles. It contains additional options:

  • wireless communication system;
  • Bluetooth system;
  • heated front seats;
  • heated mirrors.