Statesman.com reviews the 2007 Mazdaspeed 3 and made a note that all the fun will cost you some greenbacks- ‘I’m glad you brought up the iPhone and flat screen TVs. They are popular and newsy but expensive, like the Mazdaspeed 3. Drivers looking at this car should know most fast little cars can really stress your budget beyond their initial cost. The Mazdaspeed 3 requires premium gas on every fill up, and you can bet the low-profile 18-inch tires wear out much faster than on a family car. Other maintenance costs might also be higher than for a regular Mazda3. Ultimately, you’ll pay for the fun.’
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