I would not recommend this model unless you want mediocre performance and reliability. Better looks, better sounds Revisions to the Protegé on the outside are modest but noticeable. We've always admired the taut, European- inspired lines of this Protegé iteration, and the car's new beak continues the theme, possibly with a bit of Ford's New Edge design in the hood's sharp creases and headlights' angrier glower. Almost everything from amazon for this car is awesome. This is typically measured in liters 3.
Increased sheetmetal thickness around the struts and in the front crossmember further stiffens the structure. And, as you can see in the photo, body lean is extremely well controlled; again quoting Mazda's figures, it's just 2 degrees at 0. Failed to get data, please try again. That's was the only downside for me. Well about a year later I hit a deer.
I now own a 2001 mazda mp3 and i love it! Really good condition out and in. SeatingFilter selectedSeatingList, null ; seatingFilter. And in regular driving it rides well, if not plushly. Primary Use: Commuting to work. Great power for what it is. I recently bought a obx forza exhaust system.
This 4 door, 5 passenger sedan provides exceptional value! This is the best car I've ever owned. Data Unavailable Third Hip Room in. As it was before, the Protegé is a delightful car to drive. Owners who do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact Mazda at 1-800-222-5500. Not make a cat delete pipe to marry up the header that I also Bought from obx to the forza exhaust. Summary On certain passenger vehicles, the left side rear brake hoses were damaged during assembly.
The car has been very reliable And fuel eefficient. With a rally-inspired front fascia, yellow foglights, chrome-behind-glass taillights, 16-in. The engine may be happy hooked to the serene automatic, but the five-speed is impressive. Also comes with Kenwood amp and subwoofers. This Car Is Fun To Drive And Romp On — This car handles very well at high speeds and cornering , For a 4cyl 2.
Have had to replace all motor mounts nbd , but nothing other than preventive maintenance. I would recomend this car to anyone. Failed to get data, please try again. SinceLastVisitFilter false, 1557130612599 ; listingsSearchManager. At the rear, anchor points for the struts' lower transverse links have been suitably reinforced, as have two other brackets that tie the subframe to the car's structure.
Tein S-Tech springs, Tokico blue struts. Change Vehicle Change Vehicle Change Vehicle Failed to get data, please try again. DoorsFilter selectedDoorsList, null ; doorsFilter. For a four banger she's really quick. TruckCabinFilter selectedCabinList, null ; truckCabinFilter. DealRatingFilter selectedRatingList, null ; ratingFilter. The star of the interior is a new modular audio system.
The front seats have been redesigned to provide better lumbar and lateral support and to transmit less vibration to the occupants. WheelSystemFilter selectedWheelSystemList, null ; wheelSystemFilter. The dealer told me it was bad. A run through the calculator indicates that each of the 122 horsepower in a 2000 Protegé had 20. The ratios are perfectly chosen with a slight 0.
Data Unavailable Third Leg Room in. More to come 2001 Mazda Protege 5 No big surprise, the Protegé remains one of the elite entry-level sedans. TransmissionFilter selectedTransmissionList, transmissionTemplate ; } listingsSearchManager. I love Mazda and will always own a Mazda. Inside the design theme is cleanliness rather than excitement. Gone is the 122-horsepower, 1.
The question is whether a better Protegé can catch, equal, or better the Focus and Civic. I bought it when it was 4 yrs old. The grille shape is more pronounced with a humongoid Mazda logo overlaying its center and the compound headlamp units are larger. ColorFilter selectedColorList, 'exteriorColorFilter', 'exteriorColorName', 'Color', 'colors', null ; colorFilter. Drove this car like i was mad at it everyday and it never once left me stranded.