1995 Mazda B-2300
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1995 Mazda B-2300 Review
A fuel efficient work truck.
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The 1995 Mazda B-2300 is a pickup truck that is available in six different models. It is a reliable little truck that comes with a good amount of standard features and options.
Engines: 2.3-liter four-cylinder, 3.0-liter V-6, 4.0-liter V-6
Transmissions: five-speed manual, four-speed automatic
Models: Mazda B-2300 2WD short bed, Mazda B-2300 2WD long bed, Mazda B-2300 4WD, Mazda B-2300 extended cab, Mazda B-2300 SE short bed, Mazda B-2300 extended cab
The 1995 Mazda B-2300's dashboard is redesigned, and it now contains a driver’s side airbag.
All 1995 Mazda B-2300 models come with a rear step bumper and steel wheels. A pickup bed liner is optional for all models. The 2WD base models and 4WD base come with a manual passenger mirror; the base extended cab and SE short bed come with dual manual mirrors; the SE extended cab comes with dual power mirrors. A sliding rear window is an available option for all models except for the 4WD. Alloy wheels are another available option for all models styles except for the base extended cab. Styled steel wheels are optional for all models except for the 4WD and silver alloy wheels are available as an option for the SE models.
The 1995 Mazda B-2300 comes with a standard lighted glove box. The base models all come with bench front seats, while the SE models come with split-bench front seats. The short bed, long bed, and 4WD base all come with vinyl upholstery; the extended cabs come with premium cloth upholstery, and the SE short bed comes with cloth upholstery. The SE also comes with a passenger vanity mirror as standard equipment. A partial console is standard on the base extended cab and SE short bed. This feature is available as an option for the other base models. Unfortunately, air-conditioning is optional on all models. The SE also comes with power front windows, power rear windows, and a tilt steering wheel as available options.
Performance & Handling
All models of the 1995 Mazda B-2300, except the 4WD, are rear drive and come with a front anti-roll bar. Cruise control, heavy duty front and rear shocks, and a rear anti-roll bar are available as options for the SE models. The base two-wheel-drive (2WD) short bed and base extended cab only come with the 2.3-liter, four-cylinder engine, which is capable of producing 112 horsepower and 135 lb-ft of torque. The SE comes with the 2.3-liter, four-cylinder engine standard. The SE short bed has the option of the 3.0-liter, V-6 engine, which is capable of producing 145 horsepower and 160 lb-ft of torque. The SE extended cab has the option of the 4.0-liter V-6 engine, which is capable of producing 160 horsepower and 220 lb-ft of torque.
The 1995 Mazda B-2300 comes with front disc/rear drum brakes and variable intermittent windshield wipers. Anti-lock brakes are rear wheel in all models except the 4WD, which comes with four-wheel anti-lock brakes. All models except for the SE extended cab come with dual side front impact airbags. The SE also comes with illuminated entry, remote keyless entry, and power door locks.
EPA Fuel Economy
- Engine choices
- Anti-lock brakes
- Extra features in SE trims
You Won't Like
- Air conditioning is optional
- No air bags in SE extended cab
- No available V-8 engine
A fuel efficient work truck.
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