2020 Mazda3 vs 2020 Elantra

2020 Mazda3 next to a 2020 Hyundai Elantra

Shopping for a new vehicle can be a time-consuming task. The first step is to conclude which vehicle you want to drive, which vehicle would best suit your needs, and which one will fit your budget. If you are looking for a new car in their compact sedan segment, you’ll find that you have many vehicles to choose from. Two of the top choices this year are the 2020 Mazda3 and 2020 Hyundai Elantra. This side-by-side comparison of the 2020 Mazda3 vs 2020 Hyundai Elantra will help you decide which vehicle is the right choice for you by offering you a closer and more detailed look at both sedans.

While both the 2020 Mazda3 and 2020 Hyundai Elantra have many similarities, they also have many differences so, knowing more about them will help you make the most informed buying decision.

2020 Mazda3 


2020 Hyundai Elantra 

2.5-liter 4-Cylinder  Engine 2.0-liter 4-Cylinder 
186 HP  Horsepower 147 HP 
5  Passenger Seats  5 
Available  All-Wheel Drive  Not Available 

2020 Mazda3 and 2020 Hyundai Elantra Comparison

Right from the start of this comparison, the 2020 Mazda3 takes an early lead over the 2020 Hyundai Elantra by giving drivers a more exciting driving experience thanks to a more powerful standard engine that pushes out 186 horsepower compared to the weaker 147 horsepower available in the Elantra. If it’s performance you’re looking for on the road and sporty good looks, the 2020 Mazda3 is the easy choice.

The 2020 Mazda3 also beats the new 2020 Hyundai Elantra in many other categories, including technology, comfort, and safety. The new Mazda3 offers an extensive list of features and options that include driver favorites like Apple CarPlay®, Android Auto™, an 8.8-inch widescreen infotainment system, MAZDA CONNECT™, a Bose® 12-speaker audio system, and much more. If you’re looking for a new compact car that has it all, the 2020 Mazda3 is it.

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