• (4.3) 19 reviews
  • MSRP: $768$5,828
  • 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
2000 Mazda Protege

Our Take on the 2000 Mazda Protege

Our Take

Side-impact airbags are a new option for the LX and ES versions of the Protegé, Mazda's front-drive compact sedan. The new side-impact airbags are part of option packages that include anti-lock brakes. Protegé was redesigned last year, but it has a short future in its present form... Read Full Report


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Incredible Vehicle

by az boy from Phoenix, AZ on April 13, 2010

i have had this car for 5 years and this car has been the most reliable vehicle. it has not had any repairs besides the usual wear and tear. mps is great i drive from school to work and everywhere in ... Read Full Review

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There are currently 3 recalls for this car.

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Service & Repair

Estimated Service & Repair cost: $5,000 per year.

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