2003 Mazda Protegé Specifications

New Base MSRP
$13,580.00 - $27,595.00
Used Average PriceN/A

Trim

Speed 2003.5
SE
Speed
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LX 1
MazdaSpeed
ES 1
LX
DX
ES
New Base MSRP
$27,595.00
Fuel Consumption
10.0Man. City
7.3Man. Hwy

Suspension and Steering

Power Steering
yes
Turning Circle
10.4 meters
Front Suspension
independent
Rear Suspension
independent
Front Anti-Roll Bar
yes
Rear Anti-Roll Bar
yes
Suspension Category
sport
Special feature
Tokico shock absorbers
Wheel Type
alloy wheels
Tires
P215/45ZR17
Spare Tire
compact

Mechanical

Engine
2.0L Turbo L4 DOHC 16 valves
Transmission
5 speed manual
Number of Speeds
5-speed
Transmission Operation
manual
Axle Ratio
4.105
Drivetrain
front-wheel drive
Differential
limited-slip differential

Comfort and Convenience

Kenwood Kdc-Mp919 Audio System 450 Watt
Kenwood KDC-MP919 audio system
Audio Amfmstereo
yes
Cd And Mp3 Player
yes
7 Speakers (Including 1 8''Subwoofer)
7
Glass-Imprinted Antenna
glass-imprinted antenna
Kenwood Kac-5295 Amplifier
Kenwood KAC-5295 amplifier
Powerlocks
yes
Remotekeylessentry
yes
Powerwindows
yes
Operated Internally
operated internally
Interiorlighting Courtesylight
yes
Interiorlighting Illuminatedentry
yes
Remote Trunk Hatch Release
operated internally
Trunkcargo Trunklight
yes
Lighter And Ashtray
lighter,ashtray
Interiormirrors Drivervanitymirror
yes
Interiormirrors Passengervanitymirror
yes
Day/Night Rear View Mirror
day/night
Tilt Steering Wheel
yes
Air Conditioning
yes
Rear Heater Ducts
heater ducts
Intermittent Wipers
intermittent wipers

Exterior Details

Rear Spoiler
yes
Front Spoiler
yes
Bumper Colour
body-color
Lower Side-Body Extension
side skirts
Door Handles
body-color
Grille
black
Exterior Decoration
Polished exhaust tip
Headlight Type
halogen
Front Fog Lights
yes
Side Turn-signal Lamps
yes
Exterior Mirror Colour
body-color
Power Exterior Mirrors
yes
Tinted Glass
yes
Exterior Decoration
Front air rear deflector

Interior Details

Exterior Colours

Blazing Yellow
Titanium Gray Metallic

Interior Colours

Black Interior

Safety

Brake Type
4-wheel disc
Anti-Lock Brakes
4-wheel ABS
Electronic brake force distribution
yes
Passenger Airbag
yes
Driver Airbag
yes
Child Seat Anchor
yes
Child-proof Locks
yes
Length (mm)
4434
Width (mm)
1704
Height (mm)
1410
Wheelbase (mm)
2611
Front Headroom (mm)
998
Rear Headroom (mm)
949
Front Legroom (mm)
1073
Rear Legroom (mm)
900
Cargo Capacity (L)
364
Fuel Tank Capacity (L)
55
Curb Weight (kg)
1279.5
Anti-Theft Alarm
yes

Warranties

Bumper To Bumper (Months)
36
Bumper To Bumper (in 1,000km)
80
Powertrain (Months)
60
Powertrain (in 1,000km)
100
Anti Corrosion (Months)
60
Anti Corrosion (in 1,000km)
Unlimited
Roadside Assistance (Months)
36
Roadside Assistance (in 1,000km)
Unlimited
New Base MSRP
$15,795.00
Fuel Consumption
9.3Aut. City
6.9Aut. Hwy
8.5Man. City
6.7Man. Hwy

Suspension and Steering

Power Steering
yes
Turning Circle
10.4
Front Suspension
independent
Rear Suspension
independent
Front Anti-Roll Bar
yes
Rear Anti-Roll Bar
yes
Wheel Type
steel wheels with covers
Tires
P185/65R14
Spare Tire
compact

Mechanical

Engine
1.6L L4 DOHC 16 valves
Transmission
5 speed manual
Number of Speeds
5-speed
Transmission Operation
manual
Axle Ratio
3.85
Drivetrain
front-wheel drive
Transmission (Optional)
4 speed automatic
Number of Speeds (Optional)
4-speed
Transmission Operation (Optional)
automatic
Overdrive (Optional)
yes
Computer Controlled (Optional)
yes

Comfort and Convenience

Audio Amfmstereo
yes
Audio Singlecd
yes
Audio Speakers
4
Fixed
fixed
Operated Internally
operated internally
Interiorlighting Courtesylight
yes
Interiorlighting Illuminatedentry
yes
Front
front
Manual Tilt
manual tilt
Intermittent Wipers
intermittent wipers
Operated Internally
operated internally
Trunkcargo Trunklight
yes
Lighter,Ashtray
lighter,ashtray
Interiormirrors Passengervanitymirror
yes
Day/Night
day/night
Heater Ducts
heater ducts
Air Conditioning (Optional)
manual A/C

Exterior Details

Left Exterior Mirror
remote manual adjust
Right Exterior Mirror
remote manual adjust
Exterior Mirror Colour
black
Bumper Colour
body-color
Side-Body Trim
black moulding
Door Handles
black
Headlight Type
halogen
Side Turn-signal Lamps
yes
Tinted Glass
yes

Interior Details

Exterior Colours

Grenat Red Mica
Pure White
Black Mica,
Emerald Mica
Sunlight Silver Metallic
Light Sandalwood Metallic
Laser Blue Mica
Sand Mica

Interior Colours

Grey Interior
Beige Interior

Safety

Passenger Airbag
yes
Driver Airbag
yes
Child Seat Anchor
yes
Child-proof Locks
yes
Front Seat Belts
height adjustable, pre-tensioner
Rear Seat Belts
center 3-point
Brake Type
front disc/rear drum
Length (mm)
4450
Width (mm)
1705
Height (mm)
1410
Wheelbase (mm)
2610
Front Headroom (mm)
998
Rear Headroom (mm)
949
Front Legroom (mm)
1073
Rear Legroom (mm)
900
Cargo Capacity (L)
365.3
Fuel Tank Capacity (L)
50
Curb Weight (kg)
1131

Warranties

Bumper To Bumper (Months)
36
Bumper To Bumper (in 1,000km)
80
Powertrain (Months)
60
Powertrain (in 1,000km)
100
Anti Corrosion (Months)
60
Anti Corrosion (in 1,000km)
Unlimited
Roadside Assistance (Months)
36
Roadside Assistance (in 1,000km)
Unlimited
New Base MSRP
$26,995.00
Fuel Consumption
10.0Man. City
7.3Man. Hwy

Suspension and Steering

Power Steering
yes
Turning Circle
10.4 meters
Front Suspension
independent
Rear Suspension
independent
Front Anti-Roll Bar
yes
Rear Anti-Roll Bar
yes
Suspension Category
sport
Special feature
Tokico shock absorbers
Wheel Type
alloy wheels
Tires
P215/45ZR17
Spare Tire
compact

Mechanical

Engine
2.0L Turbo L4 DOHC 16 valves
Transmission
5 speed manual
Number of Speeds
5-speed
Transmission Operation
manual
Axle Ratio
4.105
Drivetrain
front-wheel drive
Differential
limited-slip differential

Comfort and Convenience

Kenwood Kdc-Mp919 Audio System 450 Watt
Kenwood KDC-MP919 audio system
Audio Amfmstereo
yes
Cd And Mp3 Player
yes
Kenwood Kac-5295 Amplifier
Kenwood KAC-5295 amplifier
7 Speakers (Including 1 8''Subwoofer)
7
Glass-Imprinted Antenna
glass-imprinted antenna
Powerlocks
yes
Remotekeylessentry
yes
Powerwindows
yes
Operated Internally
operated internally
Interiorlighting Courtesylight
yes
Interiorlighting Illuminatedentry
yes
Remote Trunk Hatch Release
operated internally
Trunkcargo Trunklight
yes
Lighter And Ashtray
lighter,ashtray
Interiormirrors Drivervanitymirror
yes
Interiormirrors Passengervanitymirror
yes
Day/Night Rear View Mirror
day/night
Tilt Steering Wheel
yes
Air Conditioning
yes
Rear Heater Ducts
heater ducts
Intermittent Wipers
intermittent wipers

Exterior Details

Front Spoiler
yes
Bumper Colour
body-color
Lower Side-Body Extension
side skirts
Door Handles
body-color
Grille
black
Rear Spoiler
yes
Exterior Decoration
Polished exhaust tip
Headlight Type
halogen
Front Fog Lights
yes
Side Turn-signal Lamps
yes
Exterior Mirror Colour
body-color
Power Exterior Mirrors
yes
Tinted Glass
yes

Interior Details

Exterior Colours

Spicy Orange

Interior Colours

Black Interior

Safety

Length (mm)
4434
Width (mm)
1704
Height (mm)
1410
Wheelbase (mm)
2611
Front Headroom (mm)
998
Rear Headroom (mm)
949
Front Legroom (mm)
1073
Rear Legroom (mm)
900
Cargo Capacity (L)
364
Fuel Tank Capacity (L)
55
Curb Weight (kg)
1279.5
Passenger Airbag
yes
Driver Airbag
yes
Brake Type
4-wheel disc
Anti-Lock Brakes
4-wheel ABS
Electronic brake force distribution
yes
Child Seat Anchor
yes
Child-proof Locks
yes

Warranties

Bumper To Bumper (Months)
36
Bumper To Bumper (in 1,000km)
80
Powertrain (Months)
60
Powertrain (in 1,000km)
100
Anti Corrosion (Months)
60
Anti Corrosion (in 1,000km)
Unlimited
Roadside Assistance (Months)
36
Roadside Assistance (in 1,000km)
Unlimited
New Base MSRP
$15,315.00
Fuel Consumption
25Aut. City
30Aut. Hwy
25Man. City
31Man. Hwy

Suspension and Steering

Power Steering
yes
Front Suspension
independent
Rear Suspension
independent
Wheel Type
alloy wheels
Tires
P195/55R15

Mechanical

Engine
2.0L L4 DOHC 16 valves
Transmission
5 speed manual
Number of Speeds
5-speed
Transmission Operation
manual
Drivetrain
front-wheel drive
Transmission (Optional)
4 speed automatic
Number of Speeds (Optional)
4-speed
Transmission Operation (Optional)
automatic
Overdrive (Optional)
yes
Computer Controlled (Optional)
yes

Comfort and Convenience

Audio Amfmstereo
yes
Audio Singlecd
yes
Steeringwheeladjust
yes
Powerlocks
yes
Powerwindows
yes
Cruisecontrol
yes
Airconditioning
yes
Remotekeylessentry
yes

Exterior Details

Power Exterior Mirrors
yes
Sunroof (Optional)
power, glass

Interior Details

Exterior Colours

Interior Colours

Safety

Brake Type
Front disc/rear drum
Passenger Airbag
yes
Driver Airbag
yes
Child-proof Locks
yes
Length (mm)
175.3
Width (mm)
67.1
Height (mm)
55.5
Wheelbase (mm)
102.8
Cargo Capacity (L)
12.9
Fuel Tank Capacity (L)
14.5
Curb Weight (kg)
2634
Anti-Lock Brakes (Optional)
ABS
Side Airbag (Optional)
yes

Warranties

Bumper To Bumper (Months)
48
Bumper To Bumper (in 1,000km)
50
Powertrain (Months)
48
Powertrain (in 1,000km)
50
Anti Corrosion (Months)
60
Anti Corrosion (in 1,000km)
Unlimited
Roadside Assistance (Months)
48
Roadside Assistance (in 1,000km)
50
New Base MSRP
$19,980.00
Fuel Consumption
24Man. City
30Man. Hwy

Suspension and Steering

Power Steering
yes
Front Suspension
independent
Rear Suspension
independent
Wheel Type
alloy wheels
Tires
P215/45R17

Mechanical

Engine
2.0L L4 Turbo DOHC 16 valves
Transmission
5 speed manual
Number of Speeds
5-speed
Transmission Operation
manual
Drivetrain
front-wheel drive

Comfort and Convenience

Audio Amfmstereo
yes
Audio Singlecd
yes
Powerlocks
yes
Powerwindows
yes
Cruisecontrol
yes
Steeringwheeladjust
yes
Airconditioning
yes
Remotekeylessentry
yes

Exterior Details

Power Exterior Mirrors
yes

Interior Details

Exterior Colours

Interior Colours

Safety

Brake Type
4 wheel disc
Passenger Airbag
yes
Driver Airbag
yes
Child-proof Locks
yes
Length (mm)
174.6
Width (mm)
67.1
Height (mm)
55.5
Wheelbase (mm)
102.8
Cargo Capacity (L)
12.9
Fuel Tank Capacity (L)
14.5
Curb Weight (kg)
2832
Anti-Lock Brakes
Std
Anti-Theft Alarm
yes

Warranties

Bumper To Bumper (Months)
48
Bumper To Bumper (in 1,000km)
50
Powertrain (Months)
48
Powertrain (in 1,000km)
50
Anti Corrosion (Months)
60
Anti Corrosion (in 1,000km)
Unlimited
Roadside Assistance (Months)
48
Roadside Assistance (in 1,000km)
50
New Base MSRP
$16,040.00
Fuel Consumption
25Aut. City
30Aut. Hwy
25Man. City
31Man. Hwy

Suspension and Steering

Power Steering
yes
Front Suspension
independent
Rear Suspension
independent
Wheel Type
alloy wheels
Tires
P195/50R16

Mechanical

Engine
2.0L L4 DOHC 16 valves
Transmission
5 speed manual
Number of Speeds
5-speed
Transmission Operation
manual
Drivetrain
front-wheel drive
Transmission (Optional)
4 speed automatic
Number of Speeds (Optional)
4-speed
Transmission Operation (Optional)
automatic
Overdrive (Optional)
yes
Computer Controlled (Optional)
yes

Comfort and Convenience

Audio Amfmstereo
yes
Audio Singlecd
yes
Powerlocks
yes
Powerwindows
yes
Cruisecontrol
yes
Steeringwheeladjust
yes
Airconditioning
yes
Remotekeylessentry
yes

Exterior Details

Power Exterior Mirrors
yes
Sunroof (Optional)
power, glass

Interior Details

Exterior Colours

Interior Colours

Safety

Brake Type
4 wheel disc
Passenger Airbag
yes
Driver Airbag
yes
Child-proof Locks
yes
Length (mm)
175.3
Width (mm)
67.1
Height (mm)
55.5
Wheelbase (mm)
102.8
Cargo Capacity (L)
12.9
Fuel Tank Capacity (L)
14.5
Curb Weight (kg)
2634
Anti-Lock Brakes (Optional)
ABS
Side Airbag (Optional)
yes

Warranties

Bumper To Bumper (Months)
48
Bumper To Bumper (in 1,000km)
50
Powertrain (Months)
48
Powertrain (in 1,000km)
50
Anti Corrosion (Months)
60
Anti Corrosion (in 1,000km)
Unlimited
Roadside Assistance (Months)
48
Roadside Assistance (in 1,000km)
50
New Base MSRP
$16,750.00
Fuel Consumption
9.9Aut. City
7.4Aut. Hwy
9.6Man. City
7.3Man. Hwy

Suspension and Steering

Power Steering
yes
Turning Circle
10.4
Front Suspension
independent
Rear Suspension
independent
Front Anti-Roll Bar
yes
Rear Anti-Roll Bar
yes
Wheel Type
steel wheels with covers
Tires
P195/55R15
Spare Tire
compact
Wheel Type (Optional)
alloy wheels

Mechanical

Engine
2.0L L4 DOHC 16 valves
Transmission
5 speed manual
Number of Speeds
5-speed
Transmission Operation
manual
Axle Ratio
4.105
Drivetrain
front-wheel drive
Transmission (Optional)
4 speed automatic
Number of Speeds (Optional)
4-speed
Transmission Operation (Optional)
automatic
Overdrive (Optional)
yes
Computer Controlled (Optional)
yes

Comfort and Convenience

Audio Amfmstereo
yes
Audio Singlecd
yes
Audio Speakers
4
Fixed
fixed
Operated Internally
operated internally
Interiorlighting Courtesylight
yes
Interiorlighting Illuminatedentry
yes
Front
front
Operated Internally
operated internally
Trunkcargo Trunklight
yes
Lighter,Ashtray
lighter,ashtray
Interiormirrors Passengervanitymirror
yes
Day/Night
day/night
Manual Tilt
manual tilt
Heater Ducts
heater ducts
Intermittent Wipers
intermittent wipers
Air Conditioning (Optional)
manual A/C
Powerlocks
yes
Remotekeylessentry
yes
Cruise Control (Optional)
yes
Power Windows (Optional)
yes

Exterior Details

Bumper Colour
body-color
Side-Body Trim
body-color moulding
Door Handles
body-color
Headlight Type
halogen
Side Turn-signal Lamps
yes
Left Exterior Mirror
remote manual adjust
Right Exterior Mirror
remote manual adjust
Exterior Mirror Colour
black
Tinted Glass
yes
Exterior Mirror Colour (Optional)
body-color
Sunroof (Optional)
power, glass
Rear Spoiler (Optional)
yes
Front Fog Lights (Optional)
yes

Interior Details

Exterior Colours

Black Mica,
Laser Blue Mica
Emerald Mica
Grenat Red Mica
Light Sandalwood Metallic
Sand Mica
Pure White
Sunlight Silver Metallic

Interior Colours

Grey Interior
Beige Interior

Safety

Brake Type
front disc/rear drum
Passenger Airbag
yes
Driver Airbag
yes
Child Seat Anchor
yes
Child-proof Locks
yes
Front Seat Belts
height adjustable, pre-tensioner
Rear Seat Belts
center 3-point
Length (mm)
4450
Width (mm)
1705
Height (mm)
1410
Wheelbase (mm)
2610
Front Headroom (mm)
998
Rear Headroom (mm)
949
Front Legroom (mm)
1073
Rear Legroom (mm)
900
Cargo Capacity (L)
365.3
Fuel Tank Capacity (L)
55
Curb Weight (kg)
1194
Anti-Lock Brakes (Optional)
4-wheel ABS

Warranties

Bumper To Bumper (Months)
36
Bumper To Bumper (in 1,000km)
80
Powertrain (Months)
60
Powertrain (in 1,000km)
100
Anti Corrosion (Months)
60
Anti Corrosion (in 1,000km)
Unlimited
Roadside Assistance (Months)
36
Roadside Assistance (in 1,000km)
Unlimited
New Base MSRP
$13,580.00
Fuel Consumption
25Aut. City
30Aut. Hwy
25Man. City
31Man. Hwy

Suspension and Steering

Power Steering
yes
Front Suspension
independent
Rear Suspension
independent
Wheel Type
steel wheels with covers
Tires
P195/55R15

Mechanical

Engine
2.0L L4 DOHC 16 valves
Transmission
5 speed manual
Number of Speeds
5-speed
Transmission Operation
manual
Drivetrain
front-wheel drive
Transmission (Optional)
4 speed automatic
Number of Speeds (Optional)
4-speed
Transmission Operation (Optional)
automatic
Overdrive (Optional)
yes
Computer Controlled (Optional)
yes

Comfort and Convenience

Audio Amfmstereo
yes
Audio Singlecd
yes
Steeringwheeladjust
yes
Airconditioning (Optional)
yes

Exterior Details

Interior Details

Exterior Colours

Interior Colours

Safety

Length (mm)
175.3
Width (mm)
67.1
Height (mm)
55.5
Wheelbase (mm)
102.8
Cargo Capacity (L)
12.9
Fuel Tank Capacity (L)
14.5
Curb Weight (kg)
2634
Brake Type
Front disc/rear drum
Passenger Airbag
yes
Driver Airbag
yes
Child-proof Locks
yes

Warranties

Bumper To Bumper (Months)
48
Bumper To Bumper (in 1,000km)
50
Powertrain (Months)
48
Powertrain (in 1,000km)
50
Anti Corrosion (Months)
60
Anti Corrosion (in 1,000km)
Unlimited
Roadside Assistance (Months)
48
Roadside Assistance (in 1,000km)
50
New Base MSRP
$18,995.00
Fuel Consumption
9.9Aut. City
7.4Aut. Hwy
9.6Man. City
7.3Man. Hwy

Suspension and Steering

Power Steering
yes
Turning Circle
10.4
Front Suspension
independent
Rear Suspension
independent
Front Anti-Roll Bar
yes
Rear Anti-Roll Bar
yes
Wheel Type
alloy wheels
Tires
P195/50R16
Spare Tire
compact

Mechanical

Engine
2.0L L4 DOHC 16 valves
Transmission
5 speed manual
Number of Speeds
5-speed
Transmission Operation
manual
Axle Ratio
4.105
Drivetrain
front-wheel drive
Transmission (Optional)
4 speed automatic
Number of Speeds (Optional)
4-speed
Transmission Operation (Optional)
automatic with manual mode
Overdrive (Optional)
yes
Computer Controlled (Optional)
yes

Comfort and Convenience

Audio Amfmstereo
yes
Audio Singlecd
yes
Audio Speakers
6
Fixed
fixed
Powerlocks
yes
Remotekeylessentry
yes
Operated Internally
operated internally
Interiorlighting Courtesylight
yes
Interiorlighting Illuminatedentry
yes
Front
front
Operated Internally
operated internally
Trunkcargo Trunklight
yes
Lighter,Ashtray
lighter,ashtray
Interiormirrors Passengervanitymirror
yes
Day/Night
day/night
Manual Tilt
manual tilt
Heater Ducts
heater ducts
Intermittent Wipers
intermittent wipers
Air Conditioning (Optional)
manual A/C
Powerwindows
yes
Cruisecontrol
yes

Exterior Details

Bumper Colour
body-color
Side-Body Trim
body-color moulding
Door Handles
body-color
Headlight Type
halogen
Side Turn-signal Lamps
yes
Exterior Mirror Colour
body-color
Tinted Glass
yes
Rear Spoiler (Optional)
yes
Sunroof (Optional)
power, glass
Exterior Decoration
Front mud guards
Power Exterior Mirrors
yes
Front Fog Lights
yes

Interior Details

Exterior Colours

Emerald Mica
Pure White
Sunlight Silver Metallic
Sand Mica
Light Sandalwood Metallic
Laser Blue Mica
Black Mica,
Grenat Red Mica

Interior Colours

Black Interior

Safety

Brake Type
4-wheel disc
Passenger Airbag
yes
Driver Airbag
yes
Child Seat Anchor
yes
Child-proof Locks
yes
Front Seat Belts
height adjustable, pre-tensioner
Rear Seat Belts
center 3-point
Length (mm)
4450
Width (mm)
1705
Height (mm)
1410
Wheelbase (mm)
2610
Front Headroom (mm)
998
Rear Headroom (mm)
949
Front Legroom (mm)
1073
Rear Legroom (mm)
900
Cargo Capacity (L)
365.3
Fuel Tank Capacity (L)
55
Curb Weight (kg)
1194
Anti-Lock Brakes
4-wheel ABS

Warranties

Bumper To Bumper (Months)
36
Bumper To Bumper (in 1,000km)
80
Powertrain (Months)
60
Powertrain (in 1,000km)
100
Anti Corrosion (Months)
60
Anti Corrosion (in 1,000km)
Unlimited
Roadside Assistance (Months)
36
Roadside Assistance (in 1,000km)
Unlimited

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