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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan i Automatic
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Trim

Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Automatic i 26 34 $12,795 $13,680
4-Door Sedan Manual i 28 35 $12,795 $13,680
4-Door Sedan Automatic s 24 29 $15,531 $16,615
4-Door Sedan Manual s 25 32 $15,531 $16,615
5-Door Wagon Automatic s 24 29 $15,988 $17,105
5-Door Wagon Manual s 25 32 $15,988 $17,105
5-Door Wagon Std Manual (SE)
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Wagon Manual Std 29 36 $13,568 $14,670
4-Door Wagon Automatic Std 28 33 $14,308 $15,470
4-Door Wagon Manual XR 29 36 $14,641 $16,180
4-Door Wagon Automatic XR 28 33 $15,365 $16,980
4-Door Wagon Automatic AWD Std 26 31 $15,831 $17,115
4-Door Wagon Automatic AWD XR 26 31 $16,691 $18,445
4-Door Wagon 6-Speed Manual XRS 25 32 $16,968 $18,750
Pricing
Invoice Price
$12,795
$13,568
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$13,680
$14,670
Monthly Payment Estimate
$228 / month
$245 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 26 mpg 29 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 34 mpg 36 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Compact Small Station Wagon
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in) 53.9 47.8
Front Shoulder Room (in) 54.9 53.2
Second Head Room (in) 37.4 39.8
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 54.0 52.6
Front Leg Room (in) 41.9 41.8
Front Hip Room (in) 54.9 51.7
Second Leg Room (in) 36.3 36.3
Passenger Volume (ft³) 94.3 96.2
Front Head Room (in) 39.1 40.6
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.7 5.9
Length, Overall (in) 178.3 171.3
Height, Overall (in) 57.7 60.6
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.6 58.9
Wheelbase (in) 103.9 102.4
Liftover Height (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.1 69.9
Track Width, Front (in) 60.2 59.6
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 11.4 -
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³) - 21.8
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³) - 53.2
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Brake ABS System NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.4 x - TBD - NA
Brake Type Pwr Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA 9.0 x - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.9 x - TBD - 10.8 x - TBD -
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 14.5 13.2
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 14.6 19.5
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.1 35.5
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Variable Pwr
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.9 3.36
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P195/65HR15 P205/55R16
Spare Tire Size T115/70D15 - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P195/65HR15 P205/55R16
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A 1500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A 150
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2738 2679
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x - TBD - T135/80R16
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 16 x 6.5
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material - TBD - Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6 16 x 6.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.5 6.9
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 90 - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System MPFI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 135 @ 4500 125 @ 4200
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 2.0L/122 1.8L/110
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 148 @ 6500 130 @ 6000
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 26 29
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 34 36
Transmission
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.65 3.25
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.50 1.90
Trans Order Code AT1 NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.70 3.94
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.73 0.89
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.82 3.17
Clutch Size (in) NA - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.31
Trans Type 4 5
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA 0.73
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) - NA
Summary
Body Style 4 Door Sedan 5 Door Wagon
Vehicle Name Mazda Mazda3 Toyota Matrix
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD - 0.95
Suspension Type - Rear E-type Multi-link Torsion Beam
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Stabilizer Bar
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - 0.79
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs w/Stabilizer Bar
 
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