Mazda 3 MPS
Besides offering a sporty hatchback and sedan, the Mazda3 facelift will also offer the Mazda3 MPS for true sports car fans. It is one of the world’s most powerful – and affordable – front wheel-drive compacts and is Zoom-Zoom at its most exciting. The flagship model differs from the standard hatchback with sporty features. Under the hood is a high-performance MZR 2.3L DISI turbo petrol with 260 PS, 380 Nm torque and especially high performance (max. speed: 250 km/h, Acceleration 0-100 km/h in 6.1 sec.). Comes with a limited slip differential and torque control system, six-speed manual transmission, special body reinforcements, larger diameter stabilizers, modified coil spring rates and special dampers and a special bonnet with air-intake and specific front fenders and bumpers. New LED tail lamps and 18-inch aluminum alloy wheels (18 x 7.55) with three-dimensional design are featured on the MPS. There are also four body colors available ranging from Velocity Red, Aluminum Metallic, Black Mica and Crystal White Pearl. The interior consists of a special MPS black interior with red graphic design. Lastly the MPS features an LCD turbo-boost gauge between the driver meters, special sport front seats and a sporty red gradation for meters.
Source: Mazda press