Mazda’s popular CX-3 small-SUV range continues to sell in mainstream numbers, but with a somewhat premium premise. To find out just how aspirational the compact soft-roader is, we put the range-topping Akari model to the test.
Mazda's 2019 upgrade for the CX-3 sTouring sprinkles some classy garnish on an already attractive package, though its compromises still remain.
You could be forgiven for missing the changes to Mazda’s CX-3 at a glance, but Mazda knows its recipe for success pretty well and has stuck to it for the small SUV’s most recent update.
The Mazda CX-3 Maxx offers a good all-round package for not a huge amount of coin. Is it the pick of the range? James Wong finds out...
Does the Mazda CX-3's recent update keep it at the top of the small SUV class? In flagship Akari spec, possibly not.
The top-selling 2017 Mazda CX-3 has been updated, gaining safety equipment and improving key dynamic shortcomings. In reality it's a minor mid-cycle tweak, but a worthy one all the same.
For those prepared to venture out of the major cities, there abounds a feast of holidaying options within a stone's throw of many major metropolitan centres. For me, on this occasion, it's Gerroa on the south coast of NSW. A short two-hour drive from Sydney sees industrial parks and housing estates slowly give way to large green fields and fresh country air...
The Mazda CX-3 range is extensive, with a model grade for seemingly everyone. Here, we've tested the sTouring grade to weigh up whether the higher price makes sense.
After multiple itineraries featuring weekend getaways, we put the Mazda CX-3 Maxx to the test in its most likely natural environment, the urban jungle. So how did it stack up?
Our intrepid Mazda CX-3 long-termer takes a road trip to New South Wales' Hunter Valley wine country, with a special guest involved...
Our long-term Mazda CX-3 gets put to work on the land at Australia's home of country music.