Compare 2022 Mazda MAZDA3 vs 2022 Mercedes-Benz CLA Class

2022 Mazda MAZDA3
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2022 Mazda MAZDA3
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AMG CLA 35 4MATIC Coupe
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
CLA AMG CLA 35 4MATIC Coupe 21 29 $45,266 $47,900
CLA AMG CLA 45 4MATIC Coupe 20 29 $52,826 $55,900
CLA CLA 250 4MATIC Coupe 24 33 $37,989 $40,200
CLA CLA 250 Coupe 25 36 $36,099 $38,200
Pricing
Invoice Price
$19,894
$45,266
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$20,800
$47,900
Monthly Payment Estimate
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$798 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
5.8
6.6
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2022 Mazda 3 makes a play for upscale compact-car buyers with a rich interior and cut-above handling. The 2022 Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class prioritizes style above rationality, and that’s just fine with us.
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Fuel Economy
City
23 mpg 21 mpg
Highway
36 mpg 29 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
- Compact Cars
Interior Dimensions
Second Leg Room (in)
- 33.9
Front Leg Room (in)
- 41.8
Passenger Capacity
- 5
Second Head Room (in)
- 35.7
Second Shoulder Room (in)
- 54
Front Head Room (in)
- 38.5
Front Shoulder Room (in)
- 55.1
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in)
- 55.3
Track Width, Rear (in)
- 63.3
Wheelbase (in)
- 107.4
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
- 72.2
Track Width, Front (in)
- 63.4
Length, Overall (in)
- 184.8
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
- 11.6
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
- NA
Brake ABS System
- 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
- Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
- 13
Brake Type
- 4-Wheel Disc
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
- NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
- Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
- 13.8
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
- 13.5
Steering
Steering Type
- Rack-Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size
- P235/40HR18
Rear Tire Order Code
- R02
Front Tire Size
- P235/40HR18
Spare Tire Size
- NA
Front Tire Order Code
- R02
Spare Tire Order Code
- NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
- 3505
Wheels
Front Wheel Material
- Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
- NA
Front Wheel Size (in)
- 18 X 8
Spare Wheel Size (in)
- NA
Rear Wheel Material
- Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
- 18 X 8
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
- 115
Engine
Engine Type
- Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4
Fuel System
- Gasoline Direct Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
- 295 @ 3000
Engine Order Code
- NA
Displacement
- 2.0 L/121
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
- 302 @ 5800
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
- 21
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
- 24
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
- 29
Transmission
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
- 10.04
Trans Order Code
- 426
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
- 4.92
Trans Description Cont.
- Auto-Shift Manual w/OD
Drivetrain
- All Wheel Drive
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
- 2.77
First Gear Ratio (:1)
- 15.93
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
- 2.23
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
- 3.46
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
- 6.93
Trans Type
- 7
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
- 3.61
Trans Description Cont. Again
- NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
- 12.81
Summary
Vehicle Name
- Mercedes-Benz CLA
Body Style
- 4MATIC
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
- Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front
- Strut
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
- Strut
Suspension Type - Rear
- Multi-Link
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
- 7.4
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating
-
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
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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
-
Rollover Rating
-
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2022 Mazda MAZDA3
  • 2021 Mazda3 still on sale; 2022s available for order
  • Lease: From $239/mo (2022)
  • Rebates: Up to $500 off
  • Finance: From 0.9% APR
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2022 Mercedes-Benz CLA Class
  • 2022 CLA-Class is here
  • Lease: From $439/month
  • Rebates: No cash rebates
  • Finance: No financing offers
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