Mazda Mazda 3 vs Mercedes-AMG A45 Comparison

    Mazda Mazda 3

    Mercedes-AMG A45

    2024 Mazda
    Mazda 3
    vs
    2024 Mercedes-AMG
    A45
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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.
    0.0
    7.8
    8.5
    0.0
    Based on the Mazda Mazda 3 G20 TOURING VISION
    Based on the Mercedes-AMG A45 S 4MATIC+ EDITION 1
    Best suitable for...
    City drivingCity driving
    LuxuryLuxury
    FunFun
    Fuel Efficiency
    51L
    296 to 337 km
    51L
    454 km
    Warranty
    5 year
    warranty
    5 year
    warranty
    MSRP
    $30,470 - $42,470
    $106,900 - $119,900
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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
    Paul Maric
    Founder
    Paul Maric drove this car and these were their findings:
    Hits
    • Stupidly quick in a straight line and through corners
    • Interior presentation is second to none in this segment
    • Now with a five year warranty
    Misses
    • Big step up in price over the outgoing AMG A45
    • High levels of road noise transmitted into the cabin
    • Idle noise could be more AMG

    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)
    • Metallic Paint Premium (+$900)

    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

    Specs

    Type
    ELECT DIRECT INJ, DIRECT FUEL INJTURBO MPFI, TURBO DIRECT F/INJ
    Size (cc)
    1998 - 24881991
    Size (L)
    2.5L, 2.0L2.0L
    Induction
    INLINE 4TURBO 4
    Camshaft
    VARIABLE DOUBLE OVERHEAD CAMVARIABLE DOUBLE OVERHEAD CAM
    Valves/Ports per Cylinder
    1616
    Power
    114kW - 139kW310kW
    Power RPM
    60006750
    Torque
    200Nm - 252Nm500Nm
    Torque RPM
    40005000
    Bore Stroke
    --
    Compression Ratio
    139 - 10.5

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