2020 Mazda3 vs 2020 Honda Civic  

2020 Mazda3 vs 2020 Honda Civic

Claiming luxury-grade amenities and brilliant handling, the 2020 Mazda3 has become a highly competitive option in the compact car category. Still, the Honda Civic has received much praise for its own value-oriented offerings. See which model packs the most thrills for your investment with our comparison of the 2020 Mazda3 vs 2020 Honda Civic.

Priced just south of the Honda Civic, the 2020 Mazda3 compact car manages to return higher-quality equipment in just about every aspect. Looking at the base engine, the Mazda3 packs the most horses for your investment, producing up to 186 horsepower with the respected 2.5L SKYACTIV®-G. The Civic and its standard 1.5-liter inline 4-cylinder engine max out at just 158 horsepower.

Check out the comparison table below for more key model details.

2020 Mazda3 


2020 Honda Civic 

$21,500  Starting MSRP  $21,650 
SKYACTIV®-G 2.5-liter 4-cylinder  Base Engine  1.5-liter inline 4-cylinder 
186 hp, 186 lb-ft  Horsepower / Torque  158 hp, 138 lb-ft 
Available  All-Wheel Drive  Not Available 

Advantages of the 2020 Mazda3 Compact Car  

The 2020 Mazda3 proves itself the premier choice for driver-assistive technology with a full roster of standard features, including automatic emergency braking, adaptive cruise control, lane-departure warning with assist, automatic high beams and blind-spot monitoring.

Drivers that choose the 2020 Mazda3 also enjoy a degree of comfort and convenience generally found only on entries from luxury brands. Standard and available feature highlights of the Mazda3 compact car include:

  • 8.8” MAZDA CONNECT™ touchscreen
  • Android Auto™ and Apple CarPlay™
  • 12-Speaker Bose® premium audio
  • Dual-zone automatic climate control
  • Power moonroof
  • Adaptive Front-lighting System
  • Rain-sensing windshield wipers
  • Windshield-projected Active Driving Display
  • And much more!

Looking for a value-laden car in the Memphis area? The new Mazda lineup has just what you need. Reach out to a Gwatney Mazda representative for personalized assistance using the form below.

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