Update 11/11/06 to the Maybe Not post from October.
Road and Track review of the Mazda Speed 3.
Automobile Mag had a short segment on the Speed 3 and how they got it up to 162mph.
Motor Trend's comparison of the Mazda Speed to the WRX.
Car and Drivers' Second place result given to the Mazda 3.
And finally here is the complete spec sheet from Road and Track about the MazdaSpeed 3.
Here is the Automobile article. It wasn't on their site so I had to scan it.