2017 Mazda3, Mazda6 fine-tuned to deliver smoother drive, handlingAug. 16, 2016
Mazda is updating the Mazda3 and Mazda6 with the company's G-Vectoring Control as standard equipment for 2017. GVC controls engine drive torque to generate deceleration G forces when the driver begins turning the steering wheel, thereby shifting load to the front wheels. The system also increases front wheel tire grip.
G-Vectoring system is simple, effective, free and hard to marketJuly 2, 2016
Mazda's latest feature is a software-based system that boosts handling and agility while reducing driver fatigue. But selling the benefits of features that are invisible until the driver gets on the road is a marketing challenge.
Dealers want to help luring customers to the Mazda3April 11, 2016
Mazda issues stop-sale for nearly 15,000 Mazda3 compactsOct. 6, 2015
Mazda3 repackaged for 2016 with more features, new base priceJuly 7, 2015
The Mazda3 sedan and hatchback are getting more standard features for 2016 and a new base price. Mazda has discontinued the old base model and made the Mazda3 i Sport the new standard model, with a starting price of $18,665, including an $820 destination charge.