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Old 11-25-2008, 06:04 AM   #1
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Since I'm up, ladies and gentlemen, the new mazda 3 hatch!

Here ya go. I like it. It's much better than the sedan, just like the last gen was.
http://www.autoblog.com/2008/11/25/m...but-next-week/


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Old 11-25-2008, 07:32 AM   #2
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They effed this one up in the looks department.
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I actually kinda like that. Smooth curves ending in some sharp-cut lines. One of the reasons I love the first gen Focus so much.
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Slick, looks good. Just waiting for the MkIII Focus hatch to hit our shores. Mazda who? lol.
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Here ya go. I like it. It's much better than the sedan, just like the last gen was.

I like it much better than the sedan (which isn't saying much), but I disagree about the last generation (where I immediately loved the sedan, but had to wait a year or so to grow to like the hatch).
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Old 11-25-2008, 11:22 AM   #7
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after you put an aftermarket front bumper on that thing will look hella better
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Much better than the sedan......
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Outside is ugly.

Inside, I like it all up until that hump thingy where the Nav screen is.
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hmmm

i'm kind of twisted on this one....part of me likes it but than the other part of me dislikes it....

i think it's one of those things like you will just have to get use to it...when the redesigned focus came out, i didn't like it at all. but now i would gladly trade my 2005 for one
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