2015 Mazda 3  2015 Hyundai Elantra
$16,945 MSRP (Base Model) $17,250
2.0-liter I-4 Base Engine 1.8-liter I-4
155 hpr Horsepower 145 hp
29 City/41 Highway MPG 27 City/37 Highway

2015 Mazda 3 vs. 2015 Hyundai Elantra

When shopping for a new car, the process can be very time consuming and difficult if you don’t know where to go to gather all of the necessary information.  The best, and only way, to really get a good sense of what each individual vehicle has to offer is to perform a side-by-side comparison of the vehicle you are interested in driving.  The compact vehicle segment of the auto industry can is one of the most difficult segments to shop for because of the number of vehicles there are to choose from.

This side-by-side comparison between the 2015 Mazda 3 vs. 2015 Hyundai Elantra will help show you the differences between each model so you can make the most informed buying decision when it comes time to shop for a new car.  The 2015 Mazda 3 and 2015 Hyundai Elantra are both excellent vehicle but one of them has more to offer than the other.

2015 Mazda 3 Outperforms 2015 Hyundai Elantra

There are many qualities that new car shoppers search for when looking for a new car.  The importance of the vehicles performance and fuel economy sit at the top of most consumers list of must-haves and both the new Mazda 3 and the new Hyundai Elantra have a lot to offer.  The 2015 Mazda 3 gives you a larger standard engine that produces more horsepower and better fuel economy ratings than the 2015 Hyundai Elantra.

The 2015 Mazda 3 receives a 2.0-liter SKYACTIV four-cylinder engine that puts out 155 horsepower while earning an EPA-estimated fuel economy rating of 29 city/41 highway mpg.  The smaller and less powerful engine under the hood of the 2015 Hyundai Elantra is capable of delivering 145 horsepower.  The new Elantra is also less efficient than the Mazda 3.  The Hyundai Elantra has an EPA-estimated fuel economy rating of 27 city/37 highway mpg.  If you are looking for top-notch performance and excellent fuel efficiency, the 2015 Mazda 3 is the perfect choice for a new car.