2022 Toyota Corolla vs 2023 Mazda Mazda 3 Comparison

    Toyota Corolla

    Mazda Mazda 3

    2022 Toyota
    Corolla
    vs
    2023 Mazda
    Mazda 3
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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
    8.3
    7.9
    0.0
    Based on the Toyota Corolla ASCENT SPORT HYBRID
    Based on the Mazda Mazda 3 G20 PURE
    Best suitable for...
    City drivingCity driving
    Fuel Efficiency
    43L - 50L
    151 to 300 km
    51L
    281 to 337 km
    ANCAP Safety Rating
    Warranty
    5 year
    warranty
    5 year
    warranty
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    CarExpert's Take

    Matt Campbell
    Senior Contributor
    Matt Campbell drove this car and these were their findings:
    Hits
    • Brilliant real-world efficiency
    • So easy to live with
    • Strong ownership potential
    Misses
    • Plastic steering wheel for this spec
    • Optional safety kit on Ascent Sport
    • Prices are way up!
    William Stopford
    News Editor
    William Stopford drove this car and these were their findings:
    Hits
    • Well-appointed interior
    • Plenty of safety equipment
    • Engaging handling
    Misses
    • Pricier servicing than key rivals
    • Rear-seat and boot space could be better
    • Ride could be smoother

    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

    NA
    • Metallic Paint Premium (+$595)

    Colours Available

    Hatch:

    • Glacier White
    • Frosted White ($575 extra)
    • Silver Pearl ($575 extra)
    • Jasper Red ($575 extra)
    • Graphite ($575 extra)
    • Eclectic Blue ($575 extra)
    • Peacock Black ($575 extra)
    • Eclipse Black ($575 extra)

    Sedan:

    • Glacier White
    • Frosted White ($575 extra)
    • Silver Pearl ($575 extra)
    • Atomic Rush red ($575 extra)
    • Lunar Blue ($575 extra)
    • Saturn Blue ($575 extra)
    • Celestite Grey ($575 extra)
    • Ink ($575 extra)

    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
    MULTI POINT F/INJ, DIRECT FUEL INJ, PORT & DIRECT F/INJELECT DIRECT INJ, DIRECT FUEL INJ
    Size (cc)
    1798 - 19871998 - 2488
    Size (L)
    1.8L, 2.0L2.5L, 2.0L
    Induction
    INLINE 4INLINE 4
    Camshaft
    VARIABLE DOUBLE OVERHEAD CAM, DUAL OVERHEAD CAMVARIABLE DOUBLE OVERHEAD CAM
    Valves/Ports per Cylinder
    1616
    Power
    72kW - 126kW114kW - 139kW
    Power RPM
    5200 - 66006000
    Torque
    142Nm - 203Nm200Nm - 252Nm
    Torque RPM
    3600 - 46003000 - 4000
    Bore Stroke
    --
    Compression Ratio
    13 - 13.0513 - 16.3

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