If you are someone who prefers sedans when purchasing a new vehicle, you’re probably wondering which one is the perfect fit for you. There are two options to consider when you start looking into buying a new vehicle. Today we will be comparing the 2019 Mazda3 Sedan to the 2019 Toyota Corolla. The 2019 Mazda3 Sedan starts out strong with comfortable handling and ride. However, the Toyota Corolla offers a lot of passenger space. Today, we will be comparing the engines, performance and fuel economy for city and highway driving.
Before looking at the differences between these two sedans, we’ll look at what they do share. The Mazda3 and Toyota Corolla both have automatic transmission and use front wheel drive. Some technical features that they share include a back-up camera, traction control, daytime running lights and brake assist. Check out the table below to see how these two sedans compare.
Differences between the 2019 Mazda3 Sedan and 2019 Toyota Corolla
The 2019 Mazda3 Sedan wins in power and performance with it’s I-4 2.5L engine, 186 horsepower and 186 lb-ft of torque. The 2019 Toyota Corolla’s performance of 132 horsepower and 128 lb-ft of torque puts in the average level for cars. However, it beats the Mazda3 by a small amount in fuel economy.
As more people are moving from radio and CD to using their phones for music while driving, they may prefer vehicles that have smart phone connection. The Mazda3 Sedan has Smart Device Integration as a standard feature making it easier for you to connect your phone or tablet. The Toyota Corolla does not come with Smart Device Integration which means you would have to buy an auxiliary audio device separately.
Both sedans have their strengths and weaknesses in different areas. However, as shown above, the Mazda3 is the better choice in both performance and entertainment features. For more information about the 2019 Mazda3 Sedan, contact our team at Fairway Mazda today.