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1997 B2300

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1997 Mazda B2300

$298 - $5,526  MSRP Range
1997 Mazda B2300

Review Score

3.0 out of 5 stars


1 Reviews
Score Breakdown
5 out of 5 stars Comfort
5 out of 5 stars Value for the Money
3 out of 5 stars Interior Design
3 out of 5 stars Reliability
2 out of 5 stars Performance
4 out of 5 stars Exterior Styling

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3 out of 5 stars

First Truck

by Youngman from Ontario, Canada on Sat Dec 10 2011

This truck is an awesome first vehicle, I'm 17 and enjoy it. Small engine that takes a while to get up to speed and I think it is very bad for fuel. I paid like $30 CAN for 120km on my tank, which my gauge said was half. so I'm getting roughly about 250-300km a tank barely. The Inside looks really nice as well does the body. The looks and features are outstanding but the fuel economy and performance is not that great. I find that Its OK in town, I drove it on the HWY for an hour to go out of town and it did that ok. and that is when i had the best fuel consumption.

5 out of 5 starsComfort
5 out of 5 starsValue for the Money
3 out of 5 starsInterior Design
3 out of 5 starsReliability
2 out of 5 starsPerformance
4 out of 5 starsExterior Styling

Purchased a Used car

Uses car for Just getting around

Does not recommend this car!!

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Our Take on the 1997 Mazda B2300

One of the best things that can be said about Mazda's B-series pickup trucks is that they are built by Ford.

In fact, they are basically Ford Rangers with different grille, trim and equipment packages built at Ford's plant in Edison, New Jersey. For 1998 the visual differences will be greater to create a stronger identity.

The Ranger is a solid, well-built mid-size truck that suffers only from a cab that is a bit confining, and that will be rectified with the redesigned 1998. Mazda's B-series will also profit from the change.

Cooperation between Ford and Mazda is not new. Ford owns a large chunk of Mazda. They have shared car and truck platforms for quite some time, and the cross-pollination... Read More