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Honda Civic Type R
2021 Honda Civic Type R
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$37,495
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Mazda 3 Hatchback
2021 Mazda 3 Hatchback
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8.8
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Mazda 3 Sedan
2021 Mazda 3 Sedan
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Overview

Engine
2.0-liter Turbo Inline-4 Gas
Engine
2.5-liter Inline-4 Gas
Engine
2.0-liter Inline-4 Gas
Transmission
6-Speed Manual
Transmission
6-Speed Automatic
Transmission
6-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 22 MPG
Hwy: 28 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 26 MPG
Hwy: 34 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 28 MPG
Hwy: 36 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
12.4 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
13.2 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
13.2 gallons
Seating Capacity
4 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Trunk Volume
N/A
Trunk Volume
N/A
Trunk Volume
13.2 ft³
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down
46.2 ft³
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down
47.1 ft³
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down
N/A

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
2.0-liter Turbo Inline-4 Gas
2.5-liter Inline-4 Gas
2.0-liter Inline-4 Gas
Horsepower
306 hp @ 6500 rpm
186 hp @ 6000 rpm
155 hp @ 6000 rpm
Torque
295 lb-ft @ 2500 rpm
186 lb-ft @ 4000 rpm
150 lb-ft @ 4000 rpm
Transmission
6-Speed Manual
6-Speed Automatic
6-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter
39.5 ft
34.8 ft
34.8 ft

Wheels

Wheels Type
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
Front Wheel Size
20" x 8.5"
16" x 6.5"
16" x 6.5"
Rear Wheel Size
20" x 8.5"
16" x 6.5"
16" x 6.5"

Suspension

Front Suspension
Strut
Strut
Strut
Rear Suspension
Multi-Link
Torsion Beam
Torsion Beam

Tires

Front Tire
P245/30YR20
P205/60HR16
P205/60HR16
Rear Tire
P245/30YR20
P205/60HR16
P205/60HR16
Spare Tire
N/A
Compact
Compact

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
25 MPG
29 MPG
31 MPG
City
22 MPG
26 MPG
28 MPG
Highway
28 MPG
34 MPG
36 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.1 (Est) Tons/yr
6.1 Tons/yr
5.7 Tons/yr

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
12.4 gallons
13.2 gallons
13.2 gallons
Cruising Range City
272.8 miles
343.2 miles
369.6 miles
Cruising Range Highway
347.2 miles
448.8 miles
475.2 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
179.4 in
175.6 in
183.5 in
Height
56.5 in
56.7 in
56.9 in
Max Width
73.9 in
70.7 in
70.7 in
Front Width
63 in
61.7 in
61.7 in
Rear Width
62.7 in
62.2 in
62.2 in
Wheelbase
106.3 in
107.3 in
107.3 in
Ground Clearance
N/A
5.5 in
5.5 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
4 seater
5 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
42.3 in
42.3 in
42.3 in
Front Seat Headroom
39.3 in
38 in
38 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
56.9 in
55.7 in
55.7 in
Front Seat Hip Room
53.7 in
54.6 in
54.6 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
35.9 in
35.1 in
35.1 in
Rear Seat Headroom
37.4 in
37.2 in
37.3 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
55 in
53.4 in
53.5 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
48.8 in
50.9 in
50.9 in

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
3,121 lbs
3,082 lbs
3,071 lbs

Cargo Space

Trunk Volume
N/A
N/A
13.2 ft³
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up
25.7 ft³
20.1 ft³
N/A
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down
46.2 ft³
47.1 ft³
N/A

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • Crystal Black Pearl
  • Rallye Red
  • Deep Crystal Blue Mica
  • Jet Black Mica
  • Snowflake White Pearl Mica
  • Jet Black Mica
  • Sonic Silver Metallic

Optional Exterior Colors

  • Boost Blue Pearl
  • Championship White
  • Sonic Gray Pearl
N/A
N/A

Standard Interior Materials

  • Black/Red, Suede-Effect Fabric Seating Surfaces
  • Black, Cloth Seat Trim
  • Black, Cloth Seat Trim

Features and Options

Infotainment

HD Radio
Standard
Standard
Standard
Bluetooth Connection
Standard
Standard
Standard
Premium Sound System
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Satellite Radio
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Smart Device Integration
Standard
Standard
Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input
Not Available
Standard
Standard
MP3 Player
Standard
Standard
Standard

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Cloth Seats
Not Available
Standard
Standard

Comfort

Navigation System
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Standard
Standard
Standard
Power Mirror(s)
Standard
Standard
Standard
A/C
Standard
Standard
Standard
Adaptive Cruise Control
Standard
Standard
Standard
Climate Control
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Cruise Control
Standard
Standard
Standard
Keyless Entry
Standard
Standard
Standard
Multi-Zone A/C
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Remote Engine Start
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Keyless Start
Standard
Standard
Standard
Telematics
Standard
Standard
Standard

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Standard
Standard
Standard
Lane Departure Warning
Standard
Standard
Standard
Lane Keeping Assist
Standard
Standard
Standard
ABS
Standard
Standard
Standard
Tire Pressure Monitor
Standard
Standard
Standard
Brake Assist
Standard
Standard
Standard
Stability Control
Standard
Standard
Standard
Traction Control
Standard
Standard
Standard

US NHTSA crash test result

Side Crash Rating
Rollover Rating
Overall Rating
N/A
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
N/A

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Front Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Front Side Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Knee Air Bag
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Passenger Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Rear Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
Corrosion
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
Drivetrain
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
Roadside Assistance
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles