2016 Mazda3 Comparison vs 2016 Honda Civic Durham NC

2016 Mazda3 vs 2016 Honda Civic

Traditionally, compact car buyers have gravitated towards vehicles that were safe and fuel efficient. While that's still true, the newest generation of compact cars are packed with technology, powerful engines, and lots of fun-to-drive characteristics. Let's compare the 2016 Mazda3 vs 2016 Honda Civic, and see if this newest generation of Civic can take down the upstart Mazda3.

Get behind the wheel of a variety of trim levels of the Mazda3 at Sport Durst Mazda. We carry a large inventory of Mazda vehicles for you to take out and test drive. Our sales professionals can give you an up close and personal look into the Mazda3, or you can just browse in peace and quiet!

2016 Mazda3 vs 2016 Honda Civic
SKYACTIV-G 2.0-liter 4-cylinder Base Engine 2.0-liter VTEC four-cylinder
41 mpg MPG Highway Expected 40 mpg
6-speed manual/automatic Available Transmissions 6-speed manual/automatic
Two Engines Choices Two

In terms of interior style, the 2016 Mazda3 is still one of the best in its class. Its simple, modern interior layout is a welcome change to cluttered interiors of the past. It fits in nicely with the Mazda KODO Soul of Motion design principles, that make the Mazda3 stand out from the rest the field. The Mazda3's 2.5-liter engine also stands out from the rest of the segment, offering a smooth, quite, and fun-filled drive.

Features that come standard in the 2016 Mazda3

  • Mazda Connect infotainment system
  • Push-button start
  • Bluetooth phone and audio connectivity
  • 6-speaker AM/FM/HD Radio with USB input
  • Cruise control
  • 7-inch touch screen display
  • Rearview camera
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