2020 Mazda3 vs 2020 Subaru Impreza 

2020 Mazda3 vs 2020 Subaru Impreza

In the world of compact cars, models like the Mazda3 and the Subaru Impreza stand out for their distinct athletic qualities. But which provides the best fit for you? In this comparison, we’ll explore the differences that set the 2020 Mazda3 and 2020 Subaru Impreza apart.

For starters, the 2020 Mazda3 has a more powerful engine and provides a more compelling feel behind the wheel than the rivaling 2020 Impreza sedan. That’s thanks largely to Mazda’s suite of performance specialized SKYACTIV® technologies. Check out the comparison table provided for a quick peek into some key qualities.

2020 Mazda3 


2020 Subaru Impreza 

$24,000  Starting MSRP  $18,695 
2.5-liter SKYACTIV®-G 4-cylinder  Base Engine  2.0-liter flat 4-cylinder 
186 horsepower  Horsepower  152 horsepower 

13.2 cubic feet (sedan)
20.1 cubic feet (hatchback)

Cargo Space 

12.3 cubic feet (sedan)
20.8 cubic feet (hatchback)

Key Highlights of the 2020 Mazda3

Research shows the 2020 Mazda3 holds the advantage in engine power and handling, offering an athletic feel that’s rare for small cars like it. And though the 2020 Impreza has a lower starting price, those that choose to go the Subaru route will have far less to show for in value.

Mazda went above and beyond for the Mazda3 by stuffing a lot of features into its trim options. All 2020 Mazda3 models have a carefully crafted interior loaded with standard driver assists like automatic high beams, rain-sensing windshield wipers, lane departure warning, lane keep assist, a rearview camera, automatic emergency braking, forward collision warning, pedestrian detection, driver condition monitor and stop-and-go adaptive cruise control.

Interested in learning more about the numerous highlights of the 2020 Mazda3 compact car? Shoppers in Memphis and the surrounding area can find this model and more just like it here at Gwatney Mazda in Germantown, TN. Give us a call or message us online to arrange a private consultation a brand expert today!

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