2019 Mazda3 vs 2019 Honda Civic

2019 Mazda3 next to a 2019 Honda Civic

Shopping for a new compact sedan can be a time-consuming task, even for the savvy shopper. With so many vehicles to choose from in the highly competitive automotive segment, it can be difficult to find one that fits your specific needs and budget. Both Mazda and Honda help make shopping for a new car much easier by offering you all the qualities you’re looking for and so much more. The Mazda3 and Honda Civic have been battling it out for the top spot in the compact sedan segment for years and one of them has established itself as a better option. This side-by-side comparison of the 2019 Mazda3 vs 2019 Honda Civic will help you determine which new car has all the features and options you want and the power, fuel efficiency and performance you desire.

2019 Mazda3 


2019 Honda Civic 

$21,000  MSRP $19,450 
2.5-liter SKYACTIV®-G 4-Cyl  Engine 2.0-liter 4-Cyl 
186 hp/186 lb-ft  Horsepower/Torque  158 hp/138 lb-ft 
Available  Apple CarPlay™/Android Auto™  Available 

2019 Mazda3 and 2019 Honda Civic Comparison

After evaluating both the 2019 Mazda3 and 2019 Honda Civic, there is a clear winner in this detailed comparison. When it comes to performance, the 2019 Mazda3 has an incredible advantage over the 2019 Honda Civic. Underneath the hood of the new 2019 Mazda3 is a standard 2.5-liter SKYACTIV®-G four-cylinder engine that puts out 186 horsepower and 186 lb-ft of torque. The standard engine given to the 2019 Honda Civic sedan is a smaller and less powerful 2.0-liter four-cylinder that can only manage to deliver 158 horsepower and 138 lb-ft of torque. If it’s power and performance you’re looking for in your new car, the 2019 Mazda3 is the better vehicle, and it also offers the traction control of available all-wheel-drive. The new 2019 Mazda3 also has an incredible list of technology features and comfort options to choose from that will help keep you and your passengers entertained, connected and safe while on the road.

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