2016 Mazda 3 vs 2016 Toyota Corolla

The compact vehicle segment is one of the most competitive in the entire auto industry because of their ability to offer outstanding fuel economy ratings, stylish looks and the latest features and options at an affordable price. Two of the top choices in this popular segment include the 2016 Mazda 3 and the 2016 Toyota Corolla. Both have plenty to offer new car shoppers, but one of them is a better choice than the other. This comparison of the 2016 Mazda 3 vs 2016 Toyota Corolla will help you decide which new car will be the best choice for your specific driving needs.

One of the main reasons why the Mazda 3 and the Corolla are such popular picks for a new car is for their extremely high fuel economy ratings. When comparing the fuel efficiency between the Mazda 3 and the Toyota Corolla you’ll see that the 2016 Mazda 3 offers a much higher EPA-estimated fuel economy rating than the 2016 Toyota Corolla. The new Mazda 3 can deliver up to 41 mpg on the highway whereas the new Corolla can only offer a mere 37 miles to the gallon.

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2016 Mazda 3 VS 2016 Toyota Corolla
$17,845 MSRP $17,300
2.0-liter 4-cyl Engine 1.8-liter 4-cyl
155 hp Horsepower 132 hp
29 city/41 hwy/33 combined Fuel Economy 28 city/37 hwy/31 combined

2016 Mazda 3 and 2016 Toyota Corolla Comparison

While both the 2016 Mazda 3 and 2016 Toyota Corolla are both highly sought after cars, the new Mazda has much more to offer drivers in terms of performance, power and fuel efficiency. There are however even more difference between these two popular vehicles than just performance. The Mazda 3 also offers some incredible new technology and comfort options that just don’t quite compare to those available in the new 2016 Toyota Corolla.

The best way to really get a feel for each of these vehicles is to schedule a test drive and get behind the wheel of both of them. To learn more about the 2016 Mazda 3 or to schedule a test drive in it, stop into or contact Matt Castrucci Mazda in Dayton, OH.

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