February 14, 2005

Chicago auto show

Mazda introduces Mazda3 SP23

2005 Mazda3 SP23
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Chicago, Illinois – Mazda has beefed up its popular compact car with the SP23 Special Edition, unveiled at the Chicago Auto Show.

Available in both 4- and 5-door models, the SP23 features a 2.3-litre 160 hp MRZ engine, leather interior, exclusive Carbon Gray Mica paint, and 17-inch alloy wheels.

A 7-speaker Bose stereo system, standard heated seats, rain-sensing wipers and automatic headlights are also included, along with xenon high-intensity-discharge illumination, a tire pressure monitoring system and an advanced ABS system. Options include a 4-speed automatic transmission, sunroof and DVD-based navigation system. Prices have yet to be announced.

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