Mazda Mazda 3 vs Honda Civic Comparison

    Mazda Mazda 3

    Honda Civic

    2024 Mazda
    Mazda 3
    vs
    2024 Honda
    Civic
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    How they stack...

    CarExpert Score
    CarExpert has rated other vehicles in the small category, between scores of 7.4 and 8.6.
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    7.8
    8.3
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    Based on the Mazda Mazda 3 G20 TOURING VISION
    Based on the Honda Civic e:HEV LX
    Best suitable for...
    City drivingCity driving
    Fuel Efficiency
    51L
    296 to 337 km
    40L - 47L
    168 to 418 km
    ANCAP Safety Rating
    Warranty
    5 year
    warranty
    5 year
    warranty
    MSRP
    $30,320 - $42,320
    $23,790 - $72,600
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    CarExpert's Take

    William Stopford
    News Editor
    William Stopford drove this car and these were their findings:
    Hits
    • Elegant exterior
    • Upscale interior
    • Sporty handling
    Misses
    • Ride could be smoother
    • Cabin could be quieter, roomier
    • Powertrain merely average
    Matt Campbell
    Senior Contributor
    Matt Campbell drove this car and these were their findings:
    Hits
    • Great driving manners
    • Looks great inside and out
    • Clever cabin space
    Misses
    • Price is too high
    • No spare wheel
    • Limited rear headroom

    Standard Features

    Apple CarPlay and Android Auto
    Wireless phone charger
    Powered tailgate
    Rear air vents
    Adaptive cruise control
    Climate control
    Reversing sensors
    Reversing camera
    Autonomous emergency braking

    Optional Features

    • Metallic Paint Premium (+$595)
    NA

    Colours Available

    The Mazda 3 is available in the following finishes:

    • Platinum Quartz Metallic
    • Sonic Silver Metallic
    • Deep Crystal Blue Mica
    • Jet Black Mica
    • Snowflake White Pearl Mica

    The following finishes cost an additional $495:

    • Polymetal Grey Metallic
    • Soul Red Crystal Metallic
    • Machine Grey Metallic

    The Civic VTi-LX and e:HEV LX are available in the following finishes:

    • Platinum White pearlescent
    • Crystal Black pearlescent (excludes e:HEV LX)
    • Premium Crystal Red metallic
    • Premium Crystal Blue metallic

    The Type R is available in the following finishes:

    • Championship White
    • Sonic Grey
    • Crystal Black
    • Rally Red

    Specs

    Type
    ELECT DIRECT INJ, DIRECT FUEL INJMULTI POINT F/INJ, TURBO DIRECT F/INJ, DIRECT FUEL INJ
    Size (cc)
    1998 - 24881498 - 1996
    Size (L)
    2.5L, 2.0L1.8L, 1.5L, 2.0L
    Induction
    INLINE 4INLINE 4, TURBO 4
    Camshaft
    VARIABLE DOUBLE OVERHEAD CAMSINGLE OVERHEAD CAM, VARIABLE DOUBLE OVERHEAD CAM, DUAL OVERHEAD CAM
    Valves/Ports per Cylinder
    1616
    Power
    114kW - 139kW104kW - 235kW
    Power RPM
    60005000 - 6500
    Torque
    200Nm - 252Nm174Nm - 420Nm
    Torque RPM
    40001700 - 4300
    Bore Stroke
    --
    Compression Ratio
    139.8 - 13.5

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