2016 Mazda3 GS

Innovative technology defines the 2016 Mazda3 GS. With features designed to assist you with driving, provide exciting entertainment and comfort, and offer exceptional efficiency, this four-door sedan builds anticipation with the first glance. The GS is the mid-trim which offers appealing amenities for your everyday driving experience.

Bold and Beautiful

Vibrant colours create a powerful first impression for the 2016 Mazda3 GS with shades such as Soul Red Metallic and Meteor Grey Mica. Sharp angles and strong curves enhance the image of this sedan as a thrilling ride. Through Kodo, the Soul of Motion, the car always appears to be ready for action with a low profile and sloped roof and hood. Artistic wheel designs complement the model while adding a touch of sophistication to this fun car. Power heated mirrors include side turn signals for a functional aspect to the design. Enhancing the sporty styling is a bright finish window trim and dual sport exhaust. Light up the night with automatic on and off halogen headlights. Part of the practical focus for this car are rain-sensing intermittent windshield wipers and a rear window defroster.

Relax inside the 2016 Mazda3 GS with heated front seats for those cold Canadian winter mornings. A manually adjustable driver's seat ensures you always have the optimal position for comfort. Premium cloth upholstery and a leather-wrapped steering wheel, shift knob and parking brake handle create a touch of refinement for the space. At the same time, you have ample cargo space for luggage, groceries and other items with split folding rear seats. Sophistication is also found in the Piano Black decorative panel and custom-fitted floor mats. Steering wheel-mounted controls offer convenience while the tilt and telescopic design ensure comfortable positioning of your arms for those longer drives. Remote keyless entry ensures easy access while the push button start enables you to be on your way without hunting for your keys.

In Touch and Informed

Advanced technology continues to improve the driving experience on the 2016 Mazda3 GS. MAZDA CONNECT provides what you need to stay in touch and informed with a 7" full-colour touchscreen and access to the internet, social media and navigation. Connect portable devices or make phone calls with Bluetooth connectivity. You can also share your latest news via Facebook and Twitter. Listen to your favourite music on Aha Internet radio along with HD Radio and SiriusXM satellite radio. Two USB ports as well as an auxiliary audio input gives you more options for your entertainment. Everything is easily controlled by the HMI Commander Switch for navigation, infotainment and more with a one-touch rotary button.

2016 Mazda3 GS Parts and Accessories

Enhance the look and performance of the 2016 Mazda3 GS with genuine Mazda accessories. For instance, the Brilliant Black Aero Kit includes a rear spoiler and rear diffuser, along with front air dam and side sills for a more aerodynamic stance. Rear bumper guards protect the exterior while all-weather floor mats help protect the interior. Add the cargo tray to keep your stuff organized or choose Mazda mobile start to ensure the engine is started and warmed up or locked from your smartphone. Select from multiple wheel designs for a look that is uniquely yours.

Performance with No Compromise

Driving the 2016 Mazda3 GS means you don't have to compromise power for efficiency. Thanks to SKYACTIV technology, you can have both. The 2.0L engine provides impressive performance in the low- to mid-range torque while featuring a high compression ratio that enhances fuel economy and reduces emissions. Reduced friction in the pistons and rods along with the crank shaft improves efficiency in the oil and water pumps, which enables these components to work better and last longer. Paired with a six-speed manual transmission, this front-wheel drive offers precise handling and a smooth ride. You also have the option of a six-speed automatic transmission with SPORT mode. An anti-lock brake system features electronic brake force distribution for faster stopping. Providing the security you need on the highway in all kinds of weather are features like dynamic stability control and the traction control system. Notice the impressive stability with independent suspension systems with the MacPherson strut and coil springs in the front and a multi-link in the rear. Both front and rear have stabilizer bars for more control.

2016 Mazda3 GS Engine

2.0L DOHC 16-valve 4-cylinder 155 horsepower with 150 lb-ft of torque

2016 Mazda3 GS Fuel Economy

Fuel Economy L/100 km City Highway
2.0L DOHC 16-valve 4-cylinder MT Up to: 8.0 Up to: 5.8
2.0L DOHC 16-valve 4-cylinder AT Up to: 7.9 Up to: 5.7

Your actual fuel consumption will vary based on driving habits and other factors.


Safety and value make the 2016 Mazda3 GS an exceptional buy.

  1. 2015 Top Safety Pick + - IIHS
  2. 10Best Cars of 2015 - Car and Driver
  3. 2015 Best Buy Compact Cars - The Car Guide
  4. 2015 5-Star Safety Rating - safercar.gov


No matter where you're going, you'll feel safer in the 2016 Mazda3 GS with its numerous safety features.

  • Dual front airbags, dual front side airbags and dual side air curtains
  • Whiplash-reducing front seat headrests
  • Rear seat headrests
  • Three-point safety belts
  • Driver's and front passenger's safety-belt pretensioners with force limiters
  • Integrated child-seat anchors
  • Dynamic stability control
  • Traction control system


An unbeatable Mazda warranty goes with you in the 2016 Mazda3 GS.

  • Basic coverage: 3 years/unlimited km
  • Roadside Assistance: 3 years/unlimited km
  • Powertrain: 5 years/unlimited km
  • Anti-Perforation: 7 years/unlimited km

Some conditions may apply. See West Coast Mazda for full details in Pitt Meadows, British Columbia, Canada.

2016 Mazda3 GS for sale in Greater Vancouver, BC

Sporty and fun, the 2016 Mazda3 GS also offers incredible stability, efficiency and safety for your driving pleasure. This sedan proves you can have it all with no compromise. Demand only the best when you drive a Mazda that fits your style.

Get to know the 2016 Mazda3 GS in person when you visit your local Greater Vancouver Mazda Dealer - West Coast Mazda. Check out our showroom and see all of the latest Mazda models. Choose the Mazda vehicle which best meets your needs and discover how much fun driving can be at West Coast Mazda.

Disclaimer: Price subject to change without notice. See dealer for details.