The 2021 Mazda 3 compact sedan and hatchback gets simultaneously cheaper and more expensive with a broader lineup that includes a new entry-level model and a new range-topping turbocharged model.
The 2021 Mazda 3 2.0 sedan with the small 155-horsepower 2.0-liter inline-4 new for 2021 starts at $21,445, while the top 2021 Mazda 3 hatchback starts at $34,695 with all the bells, whistles, and turbochargers, the automaker announced Tuesday. All prices listed include $945 destination ($990 in Alaska).
The middle of the pack gets a modest price bump from 2020 models of $150 on Preferred trims and $350 on Premium trims in both sedan and hatchback styles.
Following the 2.0 sedan is the same 2.5 S as last year, starting at $22,445 for the sedan and $23,445 for the hatchback. It is powered by a 2.5-liter inline-4 that makes 186 hp and 186 lb-ft of torque. It’s paired with a…