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2021 Honda Civic vs 2021 Mazda3

2021 Honda Civic vs. 2021 Mazda3

2021 Honda Civic


2021 Mazda3

Up to 32*

EPA-Estimated City MPG

Up to 28
Up to 42*

EPA-Estimated Highway MPG

Up to 36
97.8 Cubic Feet

Passenger Space

92.8 Cubic Feet
15.1 Cubic Feet

Cargo Space

13.2 Cubic Feet

Multi-Angle Rearview Camera

Not Available

Road Departure Mitigation System (RDM)

Not Available

The Honda Civic has been a long-time favorite in Burlingame, and for good reason. Drivers often compare the 2021 Honda Civic vs. 2021 Mazda3 only to discover that Honda gives them more bang for their buck. The Civic is a well-equipped sedan that goes the distance, thanks to an extra helping of:

  • Interior Dimensions
  • Safety Technology
  • Power and Efficiency

Civic vs. Mazda3: Interior Dimensions

Compact sedans are not known for spacious cabins but Honda puts this theory to the test by adding extra inches throughout, making for a much more comfortable interior when compared to the Mazda3. Pack up and go with these generous interior dimensions: 

  • Passenger Space: Up to 97.8 cubic feet in the Honda vs. 92.8 in the Mazda3.
  • Front Headroom: Up to 39.3 inches in the Honda vs 38.0 in the Mazda3.
  • Front Shoulder Room: Up to 57.0 inches in the Honda vs 55.7 in the Mazda.
  • Cargo Space: Up to 15.1 cubic feet of trunk space in the Honda vs. 13.2 in the Mazda3.

Civic vs. Mazda3: Safety Technology

The Civic holds up the Honda tradition of introducing the latest technology and safety innovations on the road. Enjoy an extra pair of eyes during every journey with these standard features: 

  • Honda LaneWatch™
  • Road Departure Mitigation System (RDM)
  • Multi-Angle Rearview Camera

Civic vs. Mazda3: Power and Efficiency

The Civic and Mazda3 may appear to be similarly matched when it comes to engine options, with both providing two energetic engines to choose from. Honda and Mazda make turbocharged options available as well for extra performance and thrill.

The big difference between the two comes down to fuel efficiency, where the Civic goes the extra mile? 

  • Up to an EPA-estimated 32 mpg in the city and 42 mpg on the highway with the Honda Civic 1.5L CVT**
  • Up to an EPA-estimated 28 mpg in the city and 36 mpg on the highway with the Mazda3 2.0

Get a Great Deal on the Honda Civic 

Ready to drive home your new sedan? The Honda Civic is waiting for you at Ocean Honda of Burlingame! We’re proud to offer an enticing selection of new vehicle specials to help you stay on budget, and our sales team is here to answer your questions. Contact us to schedule a test drive today. 


*Based on 2021 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions and other factors.

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