2018 Mazda CX-3

The 2018 Mazda CX-3 is a subcompact mainstream crossover that slots below the compact Mazda CX-5 and midsize Mazda CX-9 in brand’s SUV lineup. The CX-3 offers nimble handling and a cozy, thoughtfully arranged  interior. Prices start at an MSRP of $20,110. Pros: Nimble, Nice Design Inside & Out, Efficient Cons: Small Interior, Road Noise & Isolation Looks Best In: Soul Red exterior/Black/Parchment interior   Competition: Hyundai Kona, Ford EcoSport, Honda H-RV, Toyota C-HR, Subaru CrossTrek Safety Score: The 2018 Mazda CX-3 was awarded the Insurance…

2018 Mazda CX-5

The 2018 Mazda CX-5 is a mainstream compact SUV, slotted above the subcompact Mazda CX-3 and below the midsize Mazda CX-9 in the brand’s crossover lineup. Available with a variety of trim levels, it can be optioned out with the latest technology and creature comfort. Mazda is known for adding a bit more driving dynamics and styling flair relative to the competitors, and that is no different with the CX-5. It’s a more interesting alternative to segment stalwarts like the Toyota RAV4 and Honda CR-V. Pricing for the 2018 Mazda CX-5 starts at an MSRP of $24,150.

2018 Mazda CX-9

The 2018 Mazda CX-9 is the brand’s midsize SUV, slotting above the compact Mazda CX-5 and subcompact Mazda CX-3. With three rows of seats, it competes with a number of mainstream and luxury family haulers. It’s packed with safety and convenience features, plus has a sporty driving demeanor. Pricing starts at an MSRP of $32,130. Pros: Interior Craftsmanship, Exterior Styling, Dynamic Handling Cons: Tight Third Row, Less Interior Volume Overall Than Competitors, Limited Towing Capacity Looks Best In: Titanium Flash exterior/Auburn…