Toyota Corolla vs Mazda Mazda 3 Comparison

    Toyota Corolla

    Mazda Mazda 3

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    2024 Toyota
    Corolla
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    2024 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
    8.5
    8.0
    0.0
    Based on the Toyota Corolla ASCENT SPORT HYBRID
    Based on the Mazda Mazda 3 G20 TOURING
    Best suitable for...
    City drivingCity driving
    Fuel Efficiency
    43L - 50L
    168 to 300 km
    51L
    296 to 337 km
    ANCAP Safety Rating
    Warranty
    5 year
    warranty
    5 year
    warranty
    MSRP
    $29,270 - $40,450
    $30,470 - $42,470
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    CarExpert's Take

    James Wong
    Production Editor
    James Wong drove this car and these were their findings:
    Hits
    • Affordable
    • Efficient
    • Spacious
    Misses
    • Spartan
    • Uninspiring
    • Supply
    Max Davies
    Marketplace Journalist
    Max Davies drove this car and these were their findings:
    Hits
    • Incredibly stylish inside and out
    • Solid, sporty handling
    • Packed full of tech
    Misses
    • Compromised cabin space
    • Overreactive driver monitoring
    • Only adequate performance

    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

    • Crystal Pearl Paint (+$575)
    • Mica Metallic Paint (+$575)
    • Metallic Paint (+$575)
    • Metallic Paint Premium (+$595)

    Colours Available

    Corolla Hatchback models are available in the following finishes:

    • Sunstone Orange
    • Lunar Blue
    • Glacier White
    • Frosted White
    • Silver Pearl
    • Graphite
    • Eclipse Black
    • Jasper Red

    Of these, only Sunstone Orange and Glacier White can’t be had with a black roof in ZR guise.

    Sedan models are available in the following colours:

    • Dark Grey
    • Eclipse Black
    • Glacier White
    • Frosted White
    • Silver Pearl
    • Celestite Grey
    • Atomic Rush
    • Saturn Blue

    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
    PORT & DIRECT F/INJ, MULTI POINT F/INJELECT DIRECT INJ, DIRECT FUEL INJ
    Size (cc)
    1798 - 19871998 - 2488
    Size (L)
    2.0L, 1.8L2.5L, 2.0L
    Induction
    INLINE 4INLINE 4
    Camshaft
    VARIABLE DOUBLE OVERHEAD CAMVARIABLE DOUBLE OVERHEAD CAM
    Valves/Ports per Cylinder
    1616
    Power
    72kW - 126kW114kW - 139kW
    Power RPM
    60006000
    Torque
    142Nm - 203Nm200Nm - 252Nm
    Torque RPM
    3600 - 46004000
    Bore Stroke
    --
    Compression Ratio
    13 - 13.0513

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