Earns Best Economy Car at South Florida International Auto Show

PR Newswire

MIAMI, Nov. 8, 2013

MIAMI, Nov. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Mazda North American Operations is pleased
to announce that its all-new 2014 Mazda3 has been selected as the 2013 winner
of the "Ruedas ESPN Best Economy Car" award.

The all-new Mazda3 is built from the ground up with the award-winning
SKYACTIV® technologies; Mazda's engineering approach to achieve increased
overall vehicle efficiency, performance and fuel economy, while reducing CO2

With the full complement of SKYACTIV® technologies combined with the handsome
styling of the KODO design, the 2014 Mazda3 touts best-in-class fuel economy
with 41 highway mpg.

The 2014 Mazda3, available in four-door and five-door models, is offered in
four trim levels – SV (sedan only), Sport, Touring and Grand Touring. On sale
now, pricing starts at less than $17,000 MSRP for sedans and less than $19,000
MSRP for five-door configurations.

The "2013 Ruedas ESPN Awards" ceremony took place on Friday, November 8^th, at
the Miami Beach Convention Center, as part of the 43^rd edition of the South
Florida International Auto Show.

Ruedas ESPN is the leading automotive radio show in Spanish in the United
States, broadcast live on ESPN Deportes Radio, a network of more than 45 radio
stations in the United States and Puerto Rico, as well as SIRIUS and XM
Channel 149. For two hours every Sunday, from 10 AM to 12 PM EST, thousands of
Hispanics all over the country tune their radios on ESPN Deportes Radio, to
listen to Jaime Florez, Niky Pauli, and Sergio Rodriguez and share with them
their common passions: cars, engines, anything on wheels and the latest
information on automotive sports.

Ruedas ESPN executive Committee was responsible for generating the
nominations. The industry experts group of jurors selected the winners of the
twelve basic categories in addition to the top prize, Ruedas ESPN Car of the

Mazda North American Operations is headquartered in Irvine, Calif. and
oversees the sales, marketing, parts and customer service support of Mazda
vehicles in the United States and Mexico through more than 700
dealers.Operations in Mexico are managed byMazdaMotor de Mexico in

For more information on Mazda vehicles, including photography and b-roll,
please visit the online Mazda media center at

SOURCE Mazda North American Operations

Contact: Tamara Mlynarczyk, Mazda North American Operations, 202-467-5092, or
Eric Booth, Mazda North American Operations, 949-727-6144
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