1999 Mazda 626

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9 reviews
Available Price Range $253-$5,001 Trims4 Combined MPG 24-29 Seats 5

Our Take on the 1999 Mazda 626

Our Take


Our Expert Reviews

Mazda's best-selling car was redesigned for '98, so '99 is the year for "refinement," meaning the addition of a seat lifter crank, remote keyless entry, power antenna and illuminated vanity mirrors. The 626 is offered in four trim levels, LX, ES, LX V-6 and ES V-6. We tested the LX with the 2.5-liter, 170-h.p. V-6 (a 2-liter, 125-h.p. 4 in the base model) with a 5-speed manual,... Read Full Review

Consumer Reviews

4.1 out of 5

Based on 9 reviews

A workhorse & fun to drive

by TaeKwan from Saint Cloud, MN on October 11, 2011

I bought my '99 626LX (V6, 2.5l engine) when it was five years old and had close to 100,000 mostly highway miles on it. It it a nice looking car and was still very peppy when I bought it. I drove it f... Read Full Review

4 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up. It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.


Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 4 recalls for this car.

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