2019 Honda CR-V vs. 2019 Mazda CX-3
The Meridian Honda showroom is home to one of the most diverse selections of crossover SUVs in the automotive industry. Among the most popular options is the Honda CR-V with its strong mix of performance, efficiency and interior space, for both passengers and cargo. Even with all of these strengths being demonstrated year-in and year-out, the popular Honda crossover SUV still has a lot of competition in its class. A comparison of the 2019 Honda CR-V vs. 2019 Mazda CX-3 will clearly illustrate the Honda platform’s firm position at, or near the top of this competitive segment of the automotive industry. In short, the 2019 CR-V hold objective advantages over the Mazda CX-3 is most important evaluation metrics. The 2019 Honda CR-V is currently available at Meridian Honda. Customers can schedule a test drive today by calling, 601-693-4651.
When potential buyers are visiting the Meridian Honda showroom, they will be able to consider four trim grades for the 2019 Honda CR-V, LX, EX, EX-L and Touring. While both models offer seating for up to five passengers, owners of the 2019 Honda CR-V will have more flexibility. The 2019 CR-V in the LX, EX and EX-L models will offer 39.2 cubic-feet of cargo volume when there are people sitting in the back seat. Top-of-the-line Touring trims have 37.6 cubic-feet of cargo volume. By comparison, the 2019 Mazda CX-3 only makes 12.4 cubic-feet available with the rear seat in use and 44.5 cubic-feet when it’s properly stowed. Additionally, Honda has equipped EX, EX-L and Touring with its latest connectivity technology, including the Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ suites of applications. Mazda doesn’t use this technology in the CX-3.
2019 CR-V LX, 2WD
2019 Mazda CX-3
|2.4-L, 4-Cyl.||Engine||2.0-L, 4-Cyl.|
|75.8 cu.-ft.||Cargo Volume||44.5 cu.-ft.|
|1,500 lbs.||Max. Towing||N/A|
The level of performance that the 2019 Honda CR-V will produce depends on which of its four trim grades a Meridian Honda chooses to take home. Buyers picking the base LX trim will get a naturally aspirated 2.4-liter, four-cylinder engine that will make 184 horsepower and 180 pound-feet of torque. The EX, EX-L and Touring models of the Honda CR-V will employ a turbocharged 1.5-liter, four-cylinder engine, producing 190 horsepower and 179 pound-feet of torque. Both power plants are mated to a continuously variable transmission. On the other hand, the 2019 Mazda CX-3 uses a naturally aspirated 2.0-liter, four-cylinder engine and a six-speed automatic engine. It tops out at 148 horsepower and 146 pound-feet of torque.