2019 Mazda3 Hatchback vs. 2019 Honda Civic Hatchback
When hatchbacks were first introduced to buyers, they were built to be efficient and affordable, if not basic, modes of transportation. The iteration of the Mazda3 Hatchback that is being introduced for the current model year has been redesigned from the ground up to be so much more than just a way for people to get to work. A comparison of the 2019 Mazda3 Hatchback vs. 2019 Honda Civic Hatchback will illustrate a very clear picture of just how far the Mazda3 Hatchback as come over the years. A high-altitude view of the two popular models will reveal that the Mazda platform offers more standard performance as well as available all-wheel-drive. The latter of which is not found on any version of the Honda Civic.
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There are a few similarities found between the 2019 Mazda3 Hatchback and its 2019 Honda Civic Hatchback competitor. Both models have seating for up to five passengers and offer an adaptable interior that will take advantage of each vehicle’s unique geometry with each model having fairly equal cargo dimensions with the rear seats in place. On the technology front, Mazda has jumped into the connectivity pool by adding smartphone compatibility to its infotainment system. Every trim of the 2019 Mazda3 Hatchback available at Bert Ogden Mazda in Edinburg will support applications for the Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ suites. Honda Civic Hatchback customers will have to move into higher trims to match this capability. Early comments from independent online reviews have praised the 2019 Mazda3 Hatchback for its refined interior options at the top-end of the trim ladder.
2019 Mazda3 Hatchback
2019 Civic Hatchback
|2.5-L, 4-Cyl.||Engine||Turbo., 1.5-L, 4-Cyl.|
|Six-speed automatic||Transmission||Six-speed manual|
All three available trim grades of the 2019 Mazda3 Hatchback use the same powertrain to outperform the very competitive Honda Civic Hatchback. Under the hood of Mazda’s latest entry to the segment is a naturally aspirated 2.5-liter, four-cylinder engine attached to a six-speed automatic transmission. This means that the 2019 Mazda3 Hatchback will produce 186 horsepower and 186 pound-feet of torque. The 2019 Honda Civic Hatchback employs a turbocharged 1.5-liter, four-cylinder engine which will be mated to a six-speed manual transmission or a continuously variable transmission depending on which trim a customer chooses. Most Civic Hatchback trims will produce less than 175 horsepower.
Finally, of the two vehicles, only the 2019 Mazda3 Hatchback can be equipped with all-wheel-drive.