Compare 2015 Chevrolet Trax vs 2016 Mazda CX-3

2015 Chevrolet Trax
2016 Mazda CX-3
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FWD 4-Door LS
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
FWD 4-Door LS 26 34 $19,315 $20,120
AWD 4-Door LS 24 31 $20,755 $21,620
FWD 4-Door LT 26 34 $21,547 $22,445
AWD 4-Door LT 24 31 $22,987 $23,945
FWD 4-Door LTZ 26 34 $24,028 $25,030
AWD 4-Door LTZ 24 31 $25,468 $26,530
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FWD 4-Door Sport
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
FWD 4-Door Sport 29 35 $19,401 $19,960
AWD 4-Door Sport 27 32 $20,614 $21,210
FWD 4-Door Touring 29 35 $21,342 $21,960
AWD 4-Door Touring 27 32 $22,555 $23,210
FWD 4-Door Grand Touring 29 35 $24,283 $24,990
AWD 4-Door Grand Touring 27 32 $25,496 $26,240
Pricing
Invoice Price
$19,315
$19,401
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$20,120
$19,960
Monthly Payment Estimate
$335 / month
$333 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
7.6
8.0
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2015 Chevrolet Trax offers a useful hatchback shape in a smart package that's more practical than it is stylish. The 2016 Mazda CX-3 is stylish, well-equipped, and one of the most fun-to-drive vehicles in its segment.
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Fuel Economy
City
26 mpg 29 mpg
Highway
34 mpg 35 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Special Purpose Small Sport Utility Vehicles 2WD
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Second Hip Room (in)
50.20 49
Front Shoulder Room (in)
54.10 53.5
Second Head Room (in)
38.80 37.2
Second Shoulder Room (in)
52.80 50.4
Front Leg Room (in)
40.80 41.7
Passenger Volume (ft³)
92.8 87.6
Front Hip Room (in)
51.70 52.3
Second Leg Room (in)
35.70 35
Front Head Room (in)
39.60 38.4
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in)
60.6 60
Min Ground Clearance (in)
6.2 6.1
Length, Overall (in)
168.5 -
Rear Door Opening Width (in)
- TBD - -
Height, Overall (in)
65.2 60.7
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - -
Track Width, Rear (in)
60.6 59.9
Wheelbase (in)
100.6 101.2
Rear Door Opening Height (in)
- TBD - -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
69.90 69.6
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
31.80 -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in)
57.00 56.7
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
48.40 44.5
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
NA -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
NA 12.4
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)
- TBD - -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)
29.30 30.9
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
18.70 12.4
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in)
- TBD - 39.4
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11.8 x 1.0 11
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Yes NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
NA Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
NA 11.1
Brake Type
Pwr 4-Wheel Disc
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
9.0 x - TBD - NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
No Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
14 12.7
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
16.1 -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
35.5 34.8
Steering Type
Pwr Rack-Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
- TBD - -
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code
RAJ NA
Front Tire Size
P205/70R16 P215/60HR16
Spare Tire Size
Compact Compact
Front Tire Order Code
RAJ NA
Spare Tire Order Code
- TBD - NA
Rear Tire Size
P205/70R16 P215/60HR16
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3048 2809
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
16 x 6.5 16 X 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
16 x - TBD - Compact
Rear Wheel Material
Steel Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
16 x 6.5 16 X 6
Front Wheel Material
Steel Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
6.9 -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
- TBD - 100
Engine
Displacement
1.4L/83 2.0 L/122
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
138 @ 4900 146 @ 6000
Engine Type
Turbocharged Gas 4-Cyl Regular Unleaded I-4
Fuel System
Electronic Fuel Injection Gasoline Direct Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
148 @ 1850 146 @ 2800
Engine Order Code
LUV NA
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
26 29
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
29 31
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
34 35
Transmission
Clutch Size (in)
NA -
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.91 1.45
Trans Type
6 6
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
NA -
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 0.71
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.94 3.89
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.96 2.02
Trans Order Code
MH8 NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.53 4.33
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.45 1.00
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic Automatic w/OD
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
NA -
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.75 0.60
First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.58 3.55
Summary
Body Style
Sport Utility Vehicle Sport Utility
Vehicle Name
Chevrolet Trax Mazda CX-3
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
- TBD - -
Suspension Type - Rear
Torsion Beam Torsion Beam
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
NA Torsion Beam
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - -
Suspension Type - Front
MacPherson Strut Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
- TBD - -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
NA Strut
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
6.2 5.7
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating
-
Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
-
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver
-
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger
-
Overall Side Crash Rating
-
Side Barrier Rating
-
Side Barrier Rating Driver
-
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat
-
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat
-
Combined Side Rating Front Seat
-
Combined Side Rating Rear Seat
-
Rollover Rating
-

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