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Mazda CX-3
2020 Mazda CX-3
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$20,640
Starting Price (MSRP)
N/A
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Mazda 3 Sedan
2020 Mazda 3 Sedan
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$21,500
Starting Price (MSRP)
8.8
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Nissan Sentra
2020 Nissan Sentra
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$19,000
Starting Price (MSRP)
8.6
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Overview

Engine
2.0-liter Inline-4 Gas
Engine
2.5-liter Inline-4 Gas
Engine
2.0-liter 4 Cylinder Gas
Transmission
6-Speed Automatic
Transmission
6-Speed Automatic
Transmission
N/A
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 29 MPG
Hwy: 34 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 26 MPG
Hwy: 35 MPG
Fuel Economy
N/A
Fuel Tank Capacity
12.7 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
13.2 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
N/A
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Trunk Volume
N/A
Trunk Volume
13.2 ft³
Trunk Volume
N/A

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

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

Steering

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

Wheels

Front Wheel Size
16" x 6.5"
16" x 6.5"
N/A
Rear Wheel Size
16" x 6.5"
16" x 6.5"
N/A

Suspension

Front Suspension
Strut
Strut
N/A
Rear Suspension
Torsion Beam
Torsion Beam
N/A

Tires

Front Tire
P215/60HR16
P205/60HR16
N/A
Rear Tire
P215/60HR16
P205/60HR16
N/A
Spare Tire
Compact
Compact
N/A

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
31 MPG
30 MPG
N/A
City
29 MPG
26 MPG
N/A
Highway
34 MPG
35 MPG
N/A

Emissions

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

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
12.7 gallons
13.2 gallons
N/A
Cruising Range City
368.3 miles
343.2 miles
N/A
Cruising Range Highway
431.8 miles
462 miles
N/A

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
168.3 in
183.5 in
N/A
Height
60.7 in
56.9 in
N/A
Max Width
69.6 in
70.7 in
N/A
Front Width
60 in
61.7 in
N/A
Rear Width
59.9 in
62.2 in
N/A
Wheelbase
101.2 in
107.3 in
N/A
Ground Clearance
6.1 in
5.5 in
N/A

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
5 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
41.7 in
42.3 in
N/A
Front Seat Headroom
38.4 in
38 in
N/A
Front Seat Shoulder Room
53.5 in
55.7 in
N/A
Front Seat Hip Room
52.3 in
54.6 in
N/A
Rear Seat Leg Room
35 in
35.1 in
N/A
Rear Seat Headroom
37.2 in
37.3 in
N/A
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
50.4 in
53.5 in
N/A
Rear Seat Hip Room
49 in
50.9 in
N/A

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
2,851 lbs
3,071 lbs
N/A

Cargo Space

Trunk Volume
N/A
13.2 ft³
N/A
Cargo Volume to Seat 1
42.7 ft³
N/A
N/A
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
17.8 ft³
N/A
N/A
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
17.8 ft³
N/A
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
  • Titanium Flash Mica
  • Deep Crystal Blue Mica
  • Jet Black Mica
  • Snowflake White Pearl Mica
  • Sonic Silver 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
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

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 Trunk Release
Standard
Not Available
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
Not Available
Not Available
Blind Spot Monitor
Standard
Not Available
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

US NHTSA crash test result

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

Airbags

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