Compare 2019 Mazda MAZDA3 vs 2019 Hyundai Elantra

2019 Mazda MAZDA3
2019 Hyundai Elantra
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2019 Mazda MAZDA3
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2.0L Manual SE
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2.0L Manual SE 26 36 $16,668 $17,200
2.0L Automatic SE 29 38 $17,613 $18,200
2.0L Automatic SULEV SE 29 38 $17,613 $18,200
2.0L Automatic SEL 28 37 $18,842 $19,500
2.0L Automatic SULEV SEL 28 37 $18,842 $19,500
Automatic 25 32 $19,637 $20,450
2.0L Automatic SULEV Value Edition 28 37 $19,787 $20,500
2.0L Automatic Value Edition 28 37 $19,787 $20,500
1.4T DCT ECO 32 40 $20,307 $21,050
1.6T Manual Sport 22 30 $21,658 $22,600
2.0L Automatic Limited 28 37 $21,639 $22,700
2.0L Automatic SULEV Limited 28 37 $21,639 $22,700
Manual N Line 23 30 $22,316 $23,300
1.6T Automatic Sport 26 33 $22,692 $23,700
Automatic N Line 25 32 $23,350 $24,400
Pricing
Invoice Price
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$16,668
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
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$17,200
Monthly Payment Estimate
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$287 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
6.8
5.7
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2019 Mazda 3 keeps the zoom, but all-wheel-drive practicality and a vastly upgraded interior make it much more than that. The 2019 Hyundai Elantra delivers good handling and a lot of value for the money.
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Fuel Economy
City
- 26 mpg
Highway
- 36 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
- Mid-Size Cars
Interior Dimensions
Front Leg Room (in)
- 42.2
Front Hip Room (in)
- 53.4
Second Leg Room (in)
- 35.7
Front Head Room (in)
- 40.3
Passenger Volume (ft³)
- 95.8
Second Hip Room (in)
- 51.9
Front Shoulder Room (in)
- 56.2
Second Head Room (in)
- 37.3
Passenger Capacity
- 5
Second Shoulder Room (in)
- 55.3
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in)
- 61.9
Wheelbase (in)
- 106.3
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
- 70.9
Track Width, Front (in)
- 61.5
Min Ground Clearance (in)
- 5.3
Length, Overall (in)
- 181.9
Height, Overall (in)
- 56.5
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
- 14.4
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
- 8
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
- 8
Brake ABS System
- 4-Wheel
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
- 11
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
- Yes
Brake Type
- Front Disc/Rear Drum
Disc - Front (Yes or )
- Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
- 14
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
- 34.8
Steering Type
- Rack-Pinion
Tires
Front Tire Size
- P195/65TR15
Spare Tire Size
- Compact
Front Tire Order Code
- NA
Spare Tire Order Code
- NA
Rear Tire Size
- P195/65TR15
Rear Tire Order Code
- NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
- 2822
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in)
- Compact
Rear Wheel Material
- Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in)
- 15 X 6
Front Wheel Material
- Steel
Spare Wheel Material
- Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
- 15 X 6
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- 550
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
- 120
Engine
Engine Type
- Regular Unleaded I-4
Fuel System
- Sequential MPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
- 132 @ 4500
Engine Order Code
- NA
Displacement
- 2.0 L/122
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
- 147 @ 6200
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
- 26
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
- 29
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
- 36
Transmission
Reverse Ratio (:1)
- 3.58
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
- 1.96
Trans Order Code
- NA
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
- 0.98
Trans Description Cont.
- Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
- 0.63
First Gear Ratio (:1)
- 3.31
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
- 4.33
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
- 1.26
Trans Type
- 6
Drivetrain
- Front Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
- 0.78
Trans Description Cont. Again
- NA
Summary
Body Style
- Sedan
Vehicle Name
- Hyundai Elantra
Suspension
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
- Strut
Suspension Type - Rear
- Torsion Beam
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
- Torsion Beam
Suspension Type - Front
- Strut
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
- 6.1
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating
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Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
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Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver
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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
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Combined Side Rating Rear Seat
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Rollover Rating
-
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2019 Mazda MAZDA3
  • 2019 Mazda3 arriving; 2018s still on sale
  • Rebate up to $3,000 on 2018s + likely dealer discounting
  • Lease a 2019 from $235 for 36 months
  • APR as low as 1.9% for 60 months
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      • Rebates: Up to $3,250 bonus cash
      • Finance: 1.9% APR + $500 cash
      • Lease: From $189 for 36 months (SE)
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