BM5436 SP25 GT Hatchback 5dr Man 6sp 2.5i Mazda's new 3 series doesn't hold back on much. The new, wider, lower and stiffer sedan or hatch has the full suite of SKYACTIV body, chassis, engine and transmission technologies for better performance, improved economy and lower emissions. The line-up comprises Touring, SP25 Astina, SP25 GT, SP25, Maxx and Neo models offering a choice, depending on model, between 114kW/200Nm 2.0-litre and 138kW/250Nm 2.5-litre engines. Transmission choices are both six-speeders, manual or automatic. Needless to say, the new 3 brings higher levels of quality and is bigger inside, quieter and better-handling as well. Pricing begins a mere whisker above the outgoing model.