Compare 2003 Mazda Protege5 vs 2003 Toyota Matrix

2003 Mazda Protege5
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5-Door Wagon Manual
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
5-Door Wagon Automatic 25 30 $15,700 $16,795
5-Door Wagon Manual 25 31 $15,700 $16,795
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4-Door Wagon Manual Std
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 30 $16,968 $18,750
4-Door Wagon Automatic XRS 26 30 $17,492 $19,330
Pricing
Invoice Price
$15,700
$13,568
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$16,795
$14,670
Monthly Payment Estimate
$280 / month
$245 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
25 mpg 29 mpg
Highway
31 mpg 36 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Compact Small Station Wagon
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in)
49.1 47.8
Front Shoulder Room (in)
53.9 53.2
Second Head Room (in)
37.4 39.8
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in)
53.4 52.6
Front Leg Room (in)
42.2 41.8
Front Hip Room (in)
51.7 51.7
Second Leg Room (in)
35.4 36.3
Front Head Room (in)
39.3 40.6
Passenger Volume (ft³)
93.0 96.2
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in)
57.7 59.6
Min Ground Clearance (in)
5.5 5.9
Length, Overall (in)
170.5 171.3
Rear Door Opening Width (in)
- TBD - -
Height, Overall (in)
57.8 60.6
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in)
57.9 58.9
Wheelbase (in)
102.8 102.4
Rear Door Opening Height (in)
- TBD - -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
67.1 69.9
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in)
- TBD - -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
38.0 -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
- TBD - -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
NA -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)
- TBD - -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)
- TBD - -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
19.8 -
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in)
- TBD - -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
- TBD - -
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³)
- 53.2
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³)
- 21.8
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)
10.3 x 0.4 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)
10.2 x 0.9 10.8 x - TBD -
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
14.5 13.2
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
15.0 19.5
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
34.1 36.7
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Variable Pwr
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
2.7 3.36
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P195/50VR16 P205/55R16
Spare Tire Size
T115/70D15 Compact
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P195/50VR16 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)
2716 2679
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material
- TBD - - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in)
16 x 6 16 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
15 x 4 Compact
Rear Wheel Material
Alloy Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in)
16 x 6 16 x 6.5
Front Wheel Material
Alloy Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
7.9 6.9
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
80 - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - - TBD -
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
130 @ 6000 130 @ 6000
Engine Type
Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System
MPFI SMPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
135 @ 4000 126 @ 4200
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Displacement
2.0L/121 1.8L/110
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
25 29
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
31 36
Transmission
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.17 3.25
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
1.84 1.90
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
4.11 3.94
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.97 0.89
Trans Description Cont.
Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.31 3.17
Clutch Size (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.31 1.31
Trans Type
5 5
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.76 0.73
Summary
Body Style
5 Door Wagon 5 Door Wagon
Vehicle Name
Mazda Protege5 Toyota Matrix
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
- TBD - 0.95
Suspension Type - Rear
Independent Strut Torsion Beam
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs w/Stabilizer Bar
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
Independent 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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