• (4.4) 23 reviews
  • MSRP: $633$6,433
  • Body Style: Sedan
  • Combined MPG: 28
  • Engine: 130-hp, 2.0-liter I-4 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
  • Transmission: 4-speed automatic w/OD
2002 Mazda Protege

Our Take on the 2002 Mazda Protege

The Proteg� sedan received a front-end face-lift for 2001. Now, Mazda is helping to revive the small hatchback body style with its new Proteg�5 sport wagon, launched as an early 2002 model.During the 2001 model year, Mazda introduced another variant of the Proteg�, dubbed MP3 to denote its Kenwo... Read Full Report

2002 Mazda Protege Reviews

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best car i have ever owned

by jeremy from verona, ny on December 15, 2011

i got this car in spetember, it has been the best car i have ever owned, i have a stick shift. it is fun to drive, sips gas. just an all around great car. for me. i am a college student adn it fulfill... Read Full Review

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There are currently 4 recalls for this car.

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