The new Mazda3 has achieved the full 5 start NCAP safety rating proving it to be one of the safety passenger cars in the UK and in fact the safest compact passenger car tested so far in 2013..
In all four safety tests the brand new Mazda3 model scored 93% for adults safety and 86% for children, scores which are right up there with some of the safest cars available in the UK. The Mazda4 also achieved 65% for pedestrian protection and 91% for safety assist.
As with the other members of the Mazda family like the new Mazda6 and the new Mazda CX-5 Crossover the all-new Mazda3 takes advantage of Mazda’s SKYACTIV technology with delivers an ultra strong, ultra lightweight, impact resistant body.
The Mazda3 also boasts improved handling and braking thus further reducing potential for an accident. That coupled with a range of state of the art sensor based safety features
The all Mazda3 should be available in the UK from January 2014 and will be available as either a new Mazda3 hatchback model or a Mazda3 saloon fastback.