Compare 2014 Hyundai Accent vs 2014 Mazda MAZDA3

2014 Hyundai Accent
2014 Mazda MAZDA3
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4-Door Sedan Manual GLS
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual GLS 27 38 $14,248 $14,645
5-Door HB Manual GS 27 38 $14,487 $14,895
4-Door Sedan Automatic GLS 27 37 $15,204 $15,645
5-Door HB Automatic GS 27 37 $15,634 $16,095
5-Door HB Manual SE 27 38 $15,919 $16,395
5-Door HB Automatic SE 27 37 $16,874 $17,395
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4-Door Sedan Manual i SV
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual i SV 29 41 $16,474 $16,945
4-Door Sedan Automatic i SV 30 41 $17,495 $17,995
4-Door Sedan Manual i Sport 29 41 $17,655 $18,445
5-Door HB Manual i Sport 29 40 $18,131 $18,945
4-Door Sedan Automatic i Sport 30 41 $18,657 $19,495
4-Door Sedan Manual i Touring 29 41 $18,753 $19,595
5-Door HB Automatic i Sport 30 40 $19,136 $19,995
5-Door HB Manual i Touring 29 40 $19,231 $20,095
4-Door Sedan Automatic i Touring 30 41 $19,756 $20,645
5-Door HB Automatic i Touring 30 40 $20,234 $21,145
4-Door Sedan Manual i Grand Touring 29 41 $21,761 $22,745
5-Door HB Manual i Grand Touring 29 40 $22,241 $23,245
4-Door Sedan Automatic i Grand Touring 30 41 $22,766 $23,795
5-Door HB Automatic i Grand Touring 30 40 $23,243 $24,295
4-Door Sedan Automatic s Touring 28 39 $23,530 $24,595
5-Door HB Automatic s Touring 27 37 $24,008 $25,095
4-Door Sedan Automatic s Grand Touring 28 39 $24,869 $25,995
5-Door HB Automatic s Grand Touring 27 37 $25,345 $26,495
Pricing
Invoice Price
$14,248
$16,474
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$14,645
$16,945
Monthly Payment Estimate
$244 / month
$282 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
7.2
8.4
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2014 Hyundai Accent isn't exciting to drive, but it's one of the most comfortable, well-equipped cars its size--and still a great value. The 2014 Mazda 3 stands out from the small-car crowd, with its sport-car-influenced proportions and sporty driving experience; but its tight, noisy cabin means that it’s not at all the best pick for pragmatists.
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Fuel Economy
City
27 mpg 29 mpg
Highway
38 mpg 41 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Compact Cars Compact Cars
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Second Head Room (in)
37.2 37.6
Second Shoulder Room (in)
53.4 54.4
Front Leg Room (in)
41.8 42.2
Front Hip Room (in)
51.3 55.5
Passenger Volume (ft³)
89.7 96.3
Second Leg Room (in)
33.3 35.8
Front Head Room (in)
39.9 38.6
Second Hip Room (in)
47.2 53.5
Front Shoulder Room (in)
53.7 57.2
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in)
5.5 6.1
Length, Overall (in)
172 180.3
Height, Overall (in)
57.1 57.3
Track Width, Rear (in)
59.5 61.4
Wheelbase (in)
101.2 106.3
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
66.9 70.7
Track Width, Front (in)
59.3 61.2
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
13.7 12.4
Brakes
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Yes NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
10.1 11
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
- Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
- 10.4
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
- NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
11.4 13.2
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
34.1 34.8
Steering Type
Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P175/70TR14 P205/60HR16
Spare Tire Size
NA Compact
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P175/70TR14 P205/60HR16
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
2480 2781
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in)
NA Compact
Rear Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in)
14 X 5 16 X 6.5
Front Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material
NA Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
14 X 5 16 X 6.5
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
410 -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
90 100
Engine
Engine Type
Regular Unleaded I-4 Regular Unleaded I-4
Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection Gasoline Direct Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
123 @ 4850 150 @ 4000
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Displacement
1.6 L/97 2.0 L/122
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
138 @ 6300 155 @ 6000
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
27 29
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
31 33
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
38 41
Transmission
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.54 3.38
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.04 1.95
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.04 1.03
Trans Description Cont.
Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.77 0.68
First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.77 3.36
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.65 3.85
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.29 1.30
Trans Type
6 6
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.89 0.84
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Summary
Body Style
Sedan Sedan
Vehicle Name
Hyundai Accent Mazda Mazda3
Suspension
Suspension Type - Front
Strut Strut
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut Strut
Suspension Type - Rear
Torsion Beam Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Torsion Beam Multi-Link
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
5.8 5.5
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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