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Engines & Power

3-Series 318ti

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Mazda3 i SV MT 4-Door

Standard Engine 1.9L 138 hp I4 3.0L 225 hp I6 2.0L 155 hp I4
Horsepower 138 @ 6000 RPM 225 @ 5900 RPM 155 @ 6000 RPM
Torque (lb-ft) 133 @ 4300 RPM 214 @ 3500 RPM 150 @ 4000 RPM
Valves/Valve Configuration 16/DOHC 24/DOHC 16/DOHC
Displacement (cc) 1895 2979 1997
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.35 X 3.29 3.31 X 3.53 3.29 X 3.59
Compression Ratio 10.0:1 10.2:1 13.0:1
Fuel Type/System Gasoline/SEFI Gasoline/SEFI Gasoline/DI
Turbocharger No No No
Supercharger No No No

Transmissions

3-Series 318ti

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Mazda3 i SV MT 4-Door

Standard Transmission 5-Speed Manual 5-Speed Manual Overdrive 6-Speed Manual Overdrive

Payload & Towing

3-Series 318ti

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Mazda3 i SV MT 4-Door

Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 87.00 75.40 96.30
Cargo Volume (cu. ft.) 15.00 9.30 12.40
Standard Towing (lb.) No data 2000 No data
Max Towing (lb.) No data 2000 No data
Standard Payload (lb.) No data No data No data
Max Payload (lb.) No data No data No data
Standard GVWR (lb.) No data No data No data
Max GVWR (lb.) No data No data No data

Braking & Traction

3-Series 318ti

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Mazda3 i SV MT 4-Door

4 Wheel Drive/All Wheel Drive N/A N/A N/A
ABS Brakes (2 or 4 Wheel) Std. Std. Std.
Automatic Load-Leveling N/A N/A N/A
Electronic Brake Assistance N/A N/A Std.
Limited Slip Differential or Axle N/A N/A N/A
Locking Differential N/A N/A N/A
Traction Control N/A N/A Std.
Vehicle Stability Control System N/A N/A Std.
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