2019 Honda Civic Sedan vs. 2019 Mazda3 Sedan
The Honda Civic and Mazda3 have been fierce competitors in the compact sedan class of the global automotive industry for a long time. For the new current model year, the sedan version of the Honda Civic has a lot to contend with from one of its toughest competitors. However, a comparison between the 2019 Honda Civic Sedan vs. 2019 Mazda3 Sedan will clearly show that the Honda model can still make a strong case for customers to visit the Meridian Honda showroom and take a closer look. The 2019 Honda Civic Sedan is available in five trim grades, LX, Sport, EX, EX-L and Touring which makes for plenty choices for the dealership’s customers to find exactly what they’re looking for. Meridian Honda customers can schedule a test drive with the 2019 Honda Civic Sedan today by calling, 601-693-4651.
At the most basic level, there are a few similarities between the 2019 Civic Sedan and the 2019 Mazda3 Sedan. Both have space for five passengers. However, the passengers in the 2019 Honda Civic Sedan will likely be more comfortable – especially in the backseat. Riders in the rear seat of the 2019 Civic Sedan can have up to 37.4 inches of legroom, depending on how far back the driver and front passenger set their seats. Rear passengers in the 2019 Mazda3 will only have 35.1 inches to stretch their legs. The other area where the 2019 Honda Civic Sedan can outshine the Mazda3 is trunk volume. Honda makes up to 15.1 cubic-feet available in the 2019 Civic Sedan. Mazda3 owners will have about two cubic-feet fewer to work with. The difference might not sound like much, but it can really make a big difference.
|2019 Civic Sedan LX, 2WD||Vs.||2019 Mazda3 Sedan|
|2.0-L, 4-Cyl.||Engine||2.5-L, 4-Cyl.|
|Six-speed manual||Transmission||Six-speed automatic|
|15.1 cu.-ft.||Trunk Volume||13.2 cu.-ft.|
|Yes||Avail. Engine Upgrade||No|
The 2019 Honda Civic Sedan offers a pair of powertrain options to Meridian Honda customers. Buyers choosing the LX and Sport trims will get a naturally aspirated 2.0-liter, four-cylinder engine that will be attached to a six-speed manual transmission. A continuously variable transmission is an available option. Both gear-changers will allow the engine to make 158 horsepower and 138 pound-feet of torque. Potential 2019 Civic Sedan owners can also get a turbocharged, 1.5-liter, four-cylinder engine attached to a different CVT and it will make 174 horsepower and 162 pound-feet of torque. The upgraded powertrain is equipped on the EX, EX-L and Touring models.