Compare Mazda 3 Hatchback 2.5 S vs Preferred

$22,650 - $33,900
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Mazda 3 Hatchback For Sale
26/34 mpg
City/Hwy
186 hp
Horsepower
8.8
Mazda 3 Hatchback Review and Specs
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Mazda 3 Hatchback 2.5 S
$22,650
Starting Price (MSRP)
Mazda 3 Hatchback 2.5 S For Sale
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Mazda 3 Hatchback Preferred
$25,500
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What are the differences between the Mazda 3 Hatchback 2.5 S and Preferred?

Overview

Engine
2.5L Inline-4 Gas
Engine
2.5L Inline-4 Gas
Transmission
6-Speed Automatic
Transmission
6-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 26 MPG
Hwy: 34 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 26 MPG
Hwy: 34 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
13.2 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
13.2 gallons
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down
47.1 ft³
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down
47.1 ft³

Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
2.5L Inline-4 Gas
2.5L Inline-4 Gas
Horsepower
186 hp @ 6000 rpm
186 hp @ 6000 rpm
Torque
186 lb-ft @ 4000 rpm
186 lb-ft @ 4000 rpm
Transmission
6-Speed Automatic
6-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
3,082 lbs
3,082 lbs

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
29 MPG
29 MPG
City
26 MPG
26 MPG
Highway
34 MPG
34 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
6.1 Tons/yr
6.1 Tons/yr

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
13.2 gallons
13.2 gallons
Cruising Range City
343.2 miles
343.2 miles
Cruising Range Highway
448.8 miles
448.8 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
175.6 in
175.6 in
Height
56.7 in
56.7 in
Max Width
70.7 in
70.7 in
Front Width
61.7 in
61.7 in
Rear Width
62.2 in
62.2 in
Wheelbase
107.3 in
107.3 in
Ground Clearance
5.5 in
5.5 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
42.3 in
42.3 in
Front Seat Headroom
38 in
38 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
55.7 in
55.7 in
Front Seat Hip Room
54.6 in
54.6 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
35.1 in
35.1 in
Rear Seat Headroom
37.2 in
37.2 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
53.4 in
53.4 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
50.9 in
50.9 in

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up
20.1 ft³
20.1 ft³
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down
47.1 ft³
47.1 ft³

Wheels and Suspension

Steering

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

Wheels

Wheels Type
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
Front Wheel Size
16" x 6.5"
18" x 7"
Rear Wheel Size
16" x 6.5"
18" x 7"

Suspension

Front Suspension
Strut
Strut
Rear Suspension
Torsion Beam
Torsion Beam

Tires

Front Tire
P205/60HR16
P215/45VR18
Rear Tire
P205/60HR16
P215/45VR18
Spare Tire
Compact
Compact

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • Deep Crystal Blue Mica
  • Jet Black Mica
  • Snowflake White Pearl Mica
  • Deep Crystal Blue Mica
  • Jet Black Mica
  • Machine Gray Metallic
  • Snowflake White Pearl Mica
  • Soul Red Crystal Metallic

Standard Interior Materials

  • Black, Cloth Seat Trim
  • Black, Leatherette Seat Trim
  • Greige, Leatherette Seat Trim

Features and Options

Infotainment

HD Radio
Standard
Standard
Bluetooth Connection
Standard
Standard
Smart Device Integration
Standard
Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input
Standard
Standard
MP3 Player
Standard
Standard

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Standard
Standard
Cloth Seats
Standard
Standard
Leather Seats
Not Available
Standard
Leather Steering Wheel
Not Available
Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats
Not Available
Standard
Vinyl Seats
Not Available
Standard
Sun/Moonroof
Not Available
Standard

Comfort

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

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Standard
Standard
Cross-Traffic Alert
Not Available
Standard
Blind Spot Monitor
Not Available
Standard
Lane Departure Warning
Standard
Standard
Lane Keeping Assist
Standard
Standard
ABS
Standard
Standard
Tire Pressure Monitor
Standard
Standard
Brake Assist
Standard
Standard
Stability Control
Standard
Standard
Traction Control
Standard
Standard

US NHTSA crash test result

Overall Rating
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
Side Crash Rating
Rollover Rating

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Front Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Front Side Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Knee Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Passenger Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Rear Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard

Warranty

Warranty Summary

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