• (4.3) 9 reviews
  • MSRP: $282$4,038
  • Body Style: Sedan
  • Combined MPG: 28-31
  • Engine: 103-hp, 1.6-liter I-4 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
  • Transmission: 4-speed automatic w/OD
1999 Mazda Protege


Our Expert Reviews

I love cars like the new Mazda Protege ES. You look at it and see what appears to be just another small, mild-mannered imported sedan aimed at budget-minded families. But Protege ES is more than that. Our test car was a little road rocket, packing much more muscle and a sportier suspension system ... Read full review for the 1999 Mazda Protege

Read All Expert Reviews

Consumer Reviews


Average based on 9 reviews

Write a Review

In 2 wrecks, and STILL runs great!!!

by Sam-jam 06 from Waco, Texas on April 26, 2007

I was in 2 wrecks (one that smashed up the whole passenger side), and the other wreck was from the other side and hit the tire. I could drive the car after both wreck with no problems at all!!! I only... Read Full Review

3 Trim Levels Available

Wondering which configuration is right for you?
Our 1999 Mazda Protege trim comparison will help you decide.


Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 3 recalls for this car.

Safety defects and recalls are relatively common. Stay informed and know what to do ahead of time.

Safety defects and recalls explained

Similar Models

Select up to three models to compare with the 1999 Mazda Protege