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Mazda Mazda3 MPG

Model Year Body/Powertrain MPG  
2015 2015 4dr Hatch 155-hp 2.0L I4 6-sp manual FWD 39.61 See details
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2015 2015 4dr Hatch 155-hp 2.0L I4 6-sp shiftable automatic FWD 40 See details
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2014 2014 4dr Hatch 184-hp 2.5L I4 6-sp shiftable automatic FWD 29.24 See details
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2014 2014 4dr Sedan 155-hp 2.0L I4 6-sp manual FWD 33.47 See details
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2014 2014 4dr Sedan 155-hp 2.0L I4 6-sp shiftable automatic FWD 38.12 See details
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2014 2014 4dr Sedan 184-hp 2.5L I4 6-sp shiftable automatic FWD 25.6 See details
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2013 2013 4dr Hatch turbocharged 263hp 2.3L I4 6-sp manual FWD 22.13 See details
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2013 2013 4dr Hatch 155-hp 2.0L I4 6-sp manual FWD 39.27 See details
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2013 2013 4dr Hatch 155-hp 2.0L I4 6-sp shiftable automatic FWD 28.57 See details
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2013 2013 4dr Sedan 155-hp 2.0L I4 6-sp manual FWD 37.19 See details
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2013 2013 4dr Sedan 155-hp 2.0L I4 6-sp shiftable automatic FWD 36.82 See details
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2012 2012 4dr Hatch turbocharged 263hp 2.3L I4 6-sp manual FWD 21.69 See details
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2012 2012 4dr Hatch 155-hp 2.0L I4 6-sp manual FWD 29.69 See details
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2012 2012 4dr Hatch 155-hp 2.0L I4 6-sp shiftable automatic FWD 36.5 See details
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2012 2012 4dr Sedan 155-hp 2.0L I4 6-sp manual FWD 35.04 See details
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2012 2012 4dr Sedan 155-hp 2.0L I4 6-sp shiftable automatic FWD 31.22 See details
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2012 2012 4dr Sedan 148-hp 2.0L I4 5-sp shiftable automatic FWD 24.98 See details
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2011 2011 4dr Hatch turbocharged 263hp 2.3L I4 6-sp manual FWD 26.78 See details
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2011 2011 4dr Hatch 167-hp 2.5L I4 6-sp manual FWD 29.7 See details
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2011 2011 4dr Hatch 184-hp 2.5L I4 6-sp shiftable automatic FWD 24.08 See details
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2011 2011 4dr Sedan 167-hp 2.5L I4 6-sp manual FWD 30.77 See details
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2011 2011 4dr Sedan 184-hp 2.5L I4 6-sp shiftable automatic FWD 28.92 See details
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2011 2011 4dr Sedan 148-hp 2.0L I4 5-sp manual FWD 34.9 See details
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2011 2011 4dr Sedan 148-hp 2.0L I4 5-sp shiftable automatic FWD 27.31 See details
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2010 2010 4dr Hatch turbocharged 263hp 2.3L I4 6-sp manual FWD 24.18 See details
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2010 2010 4dr Hatch 167-hp 2.5L I4 6-sp manual FWD 27.8 See details
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2010 2010 4dr Hatch 184-hp 2.5L I4 6-sp shiftable automatic FWD 24.23 See details
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2010 2010 4dr Hatch 148-hp 2.0L I4 5-sp shiftable automatic FWD 24.75 See details
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2010 2010 4dr Sedan 167-hp 2.5L I4 6-sp manual FWD 28.83 See details
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2010 2010 4dr Sedan 184-hp 2.5L I4 6-sp shiftable automatic FWD 27.18 See details
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2010 2010 4dr Sedan 148-hp 2.0L I4 5-sp manual FWD 34.91 See details
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2010 2010 4dr Sedan 148-hp 2.0L I4 5-sp shiftable automatic FWD 30.24 See details
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2010.5 2010.5 4dr Sedan 148-hp 2.0L I4 5-sp shiftable automatic FWD 25.6 See details
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2009 2009 4dr Hatch turbocharged 263hp 2.3L I4 6-sp manual FWD 23.72 See details
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2009 2009 4dr Hatch 167-hp 2.5L I4 6-sp manual FWD 30.11 See details
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2009 2009 4dr Hatch 184-hp 2.5L I4 6-sp shiftable automatic FWD 25.63 See details
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2009 2009 4dr Sedan 184-hp 2.5L I4 6-sp shiftable automatic FWD 36.9 See details
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2009 2009 4dr Sedan 148-hp 2.0L I4 5-sp manual FWD 26.02 See details
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2009 2009 4dr Sedan 148-hp 2.0L I4 5-sp shiftable automatic FWD 29.71 See details
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2008 2008 4dr Hatch turbocharged 263hp 2.3L I4 6-sp manual FWD 25.03 See details
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2008 2008 4dr Hatch 167-hp 2.5L I4 6-sp manual FWD 25.31 See details
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2008 2008 4dr Hatch 184-hp 2.5L I4 6-sp shiftable automatic FWD 25.76 See details
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2008 2008 4dr Sedan 167-hp 2.5L I4 6-sp manual FWD 35.31 See details
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2008 2008 4dr Sedan 184-hp 2.5L I4 6-sp shiftable automatic FWD 24.7 See details
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2008 2008 4dr Sedan 148-hp 2.0L I4 5-sp manual FWD 30.97 See details
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2008 2008 4dr Sedan 148-hp 2.0L I4 5-sp shiftable automatic FWD 30.91 See details
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2008.5 2008.5 4dr Hatch turbocharged 263hp 2.3L I4 6-sp manual FWD 22.14 See details
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2008.5 2008.5 4dr Hatch 167-hp 2.5L I4 6-sp manual FWD 28.1 See details
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2008.5 2008.5 4dr Hatch 184-hp 2.5L I4 6-sp shiftable automatic FWD 26.85 See details
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2008.5 2008.5 4dr Sedan 167-hp 2.5L I4 6-sp manual FWD 29.13 See details
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2008.5 2008.5 4dr Sedan 148-hp 2.0L I4 5-sp manual FWD 39.38 See details
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2008.5 2008.5 4dr Sedan 148-hp 2.0L I4 5-sp shiftable automatic FWD 27.1 See details
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2007 2007 4dr Hatch turbocharged 263hp 2.3L I4 6-sp manual FWD 24.41 See details
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2007 2007 4dr Hatch 167-hp 2.5L I4 6-sp manual FWD 28.25 See details
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2007 2007 4dr Hatch 184-hp 2.5L I4 6-sp shiftable automatic FWD 25.1 See details
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2007 2007 4dr Sedan 167-hp 2.5L I4 6-sp manual FWD 25.38 See details
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2007 2007 4dr Sedan 184-hp 2.5L I4 6-sp shiftable automatic FWD 22.1 See details
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2007 2007 4dr Sedan 148-hp 2.0L I4 5-sp manual FWD 31.36 See details
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2007 2007 4dr Sedan 148-hp 2.0L I4 5-sp shiftable automatic FWD 28.84 See details
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2006 2006 4dr Hatch 167-hp 2.5L I4 6-sp manual FWD 28.53 See details
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2006 2006 4dr Hatch 184-hp 2.5L I4 6-sp shiftable automatic FWD 26.2 See details
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2006 2006 4dr Sedan 167-hp 2.5L I4 6-sp manual FWD 28.25 See details
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2006 2006 4dr Sedan 184-hp 2.5L I4 6-sp shiftable automatic FWD 26.13 See details
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2006 2006 4dr Sedan 148-hp 2.0L I4 5-sp manual FWD 30.22 See details
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2006 2006 4dr Sedan 148-hp 2.0L I4 5-sp shiftable automatic FWD 28.03 See details
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2006.5 2006.5 4dr Hatch turbocharged 263hp 2.3L I4 6-sp manual FWD 16.4 See details
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2005 2005 4dr Hatch 167-hp 2.5L I4 6-sp manual FWD 28.99 See details
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2005 2005 4dr Hatch 184-hp 2.5L I4 6-sp shiftable automatic FWD 24.32 See details
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2005 2005 4dr Sedan 167-hp 2.5L I4 6-sp manual FWD 30.16 See details
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2005 2005 4dr Sedan 184-hp 2.5L I4 6-sp shiftable automatic FWD 26.59 See details
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2005 2005 4dr Sedan 148-hp 2.0L I4 5-sp shiftable automatic FWD 29.19 See details
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2004 2004 4dr Hatch 167-hp 2.5L I4 6-sp manual FWD 29.53 See details
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2004 2004 4dr Hatch 184-hp 2.5L I4 6-sp shiftable automatic FWD 25.28 See details
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2004 2004 4dr Sedan 167-hp 2.5L I4 6-sp manual FWD 26.73 See details
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2004 2004 4dr Sedan 184-hp 2.5L I4 6-sp shiftable automatic FWD 26.5 See details
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2004 2004 4dr Sedan 148-hp 2.0L I4 5-sp manual FWD 29.23 See details
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2004 2004 4dr Sedan 148-hp 2.0L I4 5-sp shiftable automatic FWD 29.6 See details
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What Our Members Are Saying about the Real Gas Mileage of the Mazda Mazda3

Mazda Mazda3 Real Gas Mileage: Pros
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2015 4dr Hatch 155-horsepower 2.0L I4
6-speed manual FWD
Fuel economy with the 2L engine is amazing.
2014 4dr Hatch 184-horsepower 2.5L I4
6-speed shiftable automatic FWD
Even with the 2.5L 'S' Option, the Mazda SkyActiv tech gives the Mazda3 a very impressive 28/39MPG. The 2.0L standard option gives 31/42. That's pretty standard in most new cars, however the performance for that economy is well above average. Good engines, these are.
2013 4dr Hatch 155-horsepower 2.0L I4
6-speed shiftable automatic FWD
30+mpg avg since new; starting to improve to around 33mpg per tankful, mixed driving, more town than highway
2012 4dr Hatch 155-horsepower 2.0L I4
6-speed manual FWD
Excellent fuel economy with the skyactiv 155hp engine
2012 4dr Sedan 155-horsepower 2.0L I4
6-speed shiftable automatic FWD
This car does very well.. I drive mostly highway during the week, but a lot of rush hour driving means lots of stop and go. Even with that and the around town driving I do on the weekends, I am still averaging 38.1 MPG!
2012 4dr Sedan 155-horsepower 2.0L I4
6-speed shiftable automatic FWD
Hard to beat 40 mpg in a car that drives as well and has the performance of the Mazda3. Most ZOOM ZOOM for the price of any car I test drove.
2012 4dr Sedan 155-horsepower 2.0L I4
6-speed shiftable automatic FWD
While reviews are mixed, the Skyactiv engine delivers as promised for me. With over 70% city/suburb driving, I've yet to average under 30mpg (odo/pump). Set the cruise control at 65-70 and > 40mpg is easy on a flat highway.
2011 4dr Sedan 148-horsepower 2.0L I4
5-speed shiftable automatic FWD
great gas mileage even for a lead-foot like myself.
2010 4dr Hatch 167-horsepower 2.5L I4
6-speed manual FWD
Avg. 27mpg over the past two years.
2010 4dr Sedan 148-horsepower 2.0L I4
5-speed manual FWD
in mixed driving, averages under 7.0L/100km.
Mazda Mazda3 Real Gas Mileage: Cons
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2013 4dr Hatch 155-horsepower 2.0L I4
6-speed shiftable automatic FWD
Fuel economy has been OK. I usually do a 50/50 mix and in good weather, I get in the high 7s/100km or about 30 MPG. In the cold weather, it's been closer to 9L/100km or about 26 MPG. Strangely, it's about the same economy I got with my 99 Civic w/ 4 spd auto.
2011 4dr Sedan 167-horsepower 2.5L I4
5-speed shiftable automatic FWD
I have the Grand Touring model with the upped engine. Fuel economy is very poor compared to other cars in its class.
2011 4dr Hatch 167-horsepower 2.5L I4
5-speed shiftable automatic FWD
22 mpg (city) in a car this small is abysmal. 27 highway is worse.
2010 4dr Hatch 167-horsepower 2.5L I4
5-speed shiftable automatic FWD
Fuel economy in the VW GTI is slightly better than the Mazda 3, but it requires premium fuel. In the end, it's about even.
2010 4dr Sedan 167-horsepower 2.5L I4
5-speed shiftable automatic FWD
It sucks (literally). Slightly better than 25 mpg overall (I am driving one with a bigger engine). The 3 i variant would do better without much sacrafaces. But the rating is still below Civics and Corollas of the world.
2009 4dr Hatch turbocharged 263hp 2.3L I4
6-speed manual FWD
We average aprox 22MPG. Dont buy the Speed version of the Mazda 3 if your looking for fuel economy. Buy it if you have a smile pasted on your face when you drive.
2008 4dr Hatch turbocharged 263hp 2.3L I4
6-speed manual FWD
Runs premium, burns through fuel fairly quickly with a lot of spirited driving.
2008 4dr Hatch 156-horsepower 2.3L I4
5-speed shiftable automatic FWD
only 22 MPG highway - with a lead foot. My RAV4 V6 gets the same MPG
2008 4dr Hatch turbocharged 263hp 2.3L I4
6-speed manual FWD
20mpg average for me, mostly city driving
2008 4dr Hatch turbocharged 263hp 2.3L I4
6-speed manual FWD
needs premium gas
 

Mazda Mazda3 Gas Mileage (MPG)

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