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Mazda CX-3
2021 Mazda CX-3
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$20,640
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8.0
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2021 Mazda CX-5
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$25,270
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8.8
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Nissan Ariya
2021 Nissan Ariya
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$40,000
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N/A
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Overview

Engine
2.0-liter Inline-4 Gas
Engine
2.5-liter Inline-4 Gas
Engine
Electric
Transmission
6-Speed Automatic
Transmission
6-Speed Automatic
Transmission
Single Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 29 MPG
Hwy: 34 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 25 MPG
Hwy: 31 MPG
Fuel Economy
N/A
Fuel Tank Capacity
12.7 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
14.8 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
N/A
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
N/A

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
2.0-liter Inline-4 Gas
2.5-liter Inline-4 Gas
Electric
Horsepower
148 hp @ 6000 rpm
187 hp @ 6000 rpm
215 hp
Torque
146 lb-ft @ 2800 rpm
186 lb-ft @ 4000 rpm
N/A
Transmission
6-Speed Automatic
6-Speed Automatic
Single Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
N/A
Turning Diameter
34.8 ft
36 ft
N/A

Wheels

Wheels Type
Aluminum Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
N/A
Front Wheel Size
16" x 6.5"
17" x 7"
N/A
Rear Wheel Size
16" x 6.5"
17" x 7"
N/A

Suspension

Front Suspension
Strut
Strut
N/A
Rear Suspension
Torsion Beam
Multi-Link
N/A

Tires

Front Tire
P215/60HR16
P225/65HR17
N/A
Rear Tire
P215/60HR16
P225/65HR17
N/A
Spare Tire
Compact
Compact
N/A

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
31 MPG
28 MPG
N/A
City
29 MPG
25 MPG
N/A
Highway
34 MPG
31 MPG
N/A

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
5.8 Tons/yr
6.3 Tons/yr
N/A

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
12.7 gallons
14.8 gallons
N/A
Cruising Range City
368.3 miles
370 miles
N/A
Cruising Range Highway
431.8 miles
458.8 miles
N/A

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
168.3 in
179.1 in
N/A
Height
60.7 in
65.4 in
N/A
Max Width
69.6 in
72.5 in
N/A
Front Width
60 in
62.8 in
N/A
Rear Width
59.9 in
62.8 in
N/A
Wheelbase
101.2 in
106.2 in
N/A
Ground Clearance
6.1 in
7.5 in
N/A

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
5 seater
N/A
Front Seat Leg Room
41.7 in
41 in
N/A
Front Seat Headroom
38.4 in
39.7 in
N/A
Front Seat Shoulder Room
53.5 in
57.1 in
N/A
Front Seat Hip Room
52.3 in
55.2 in
N/A
Rear Seat Leg Room
35 in
39.6 in
N/A
Rear Seat Headroom
37.2 in
39 in
N/A
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
50.4 in
54.8 in
N/A
Rear Seat Hip Room
49 in
55.3 in
N/A

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
2,851 lbs
3,552 lbs
N/A
Maximum Towing Capacity
N/A
2,000 lbs
N/A

Cargo Space

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
42.7 ft³
59.6 ft³
N/A
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
17.8 ft³
30.9 ft³
N/A
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
17.8 ft³
30.9 ft³
N/A

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • Ceramic Metallic
  • Deep Crystal Blue Mica
  • Eternal Blue Mica
  • Jet Black Mica
  • Machine Gray Metallic
  • Snowflake White Pearl Mica
  • Soul Red Crystal Metallic
  • Eternal Blue Mica
  • Jet Black Mica
  • Snowflake White Pearl Mica
  • Soul Red Crystal Metallic
N/A

Standard Interior Materials

  • Black, Cloth Upholstery
  • Black, Cloth Seat Trim
N/A

Features and Options

Infotainment

HD Radio
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Bluetooth Connection
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Smart Device Integration
Standard
Standard
Not Available
WiFi Hotspot
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Auxiliary Audio Input
Standard
Standard
Not Available
MP3 Player
Standard
Standard
Not Available

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Cloth Seats
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Leather Steering Wheel
Not Available
Standard
Not Available

Comfort

Head-Up Display
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Power Mirror(s)
Standard
Standard
Not Available
A/C
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Adaptive Cruise Control
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Climate Control
Standard
Not Available
Not Available
Cruise Control
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Keyless Entry
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Remote Engine Start
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Remote Trunk Release
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Keyless Start
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Telematics
Standard
Standard
Not Available

Safety

Safety Features

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

Airbags

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

Warranty

Warranty Summary

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