2019 Mazda3 vs 2019 Honda Civic

Are you on the hunt for a compact car that offers excellent value? The all-new 2019 Mazda3 is an excellent choice, with its sporty styling, state-of-the-art engine options, fun-to-drive nature, high-level safety, and many premium features — all at an affordable price. In this 2019 Mazda3 vs 2019 Honda Civic comparison, we show how the all-new Mazda3 favorably stacks up against the compact car competition.

A major advantage of the 2019 Mazda3 is its plethora of advanced engine options. This includes the industry-first Skyactiv®-X engine, which uniquely utilizes compression ignition technology for an impressive balance of performance and efficiency. The Mazda3 also offers two variants of the Skyactiv®-G engine (2.0L and 2.5L liter), as well as the Skyactiv®-D 1.8 diesel engine. The 2019 Civic only offers a 2.0L 4-cylinder engine and a 1.5L turbocharged 4-cylinder engine. Performance for the Mazda3 is also aided by the new G-Vectoring Control Plus system, which provides excellent handling, especially when driving through curves and around corners. Also, unlike the Honda Civic, the Mazda3 offers an available all-wheel drive system.

2019 Mazda3 VS 2019 Honda Civic
Available Compression Ignition Engine No
Available All-Wheel Drive No
Standard Smart City Brake Support No
Standard Digital Owner’s Manual No

Compare the 2019 Mazda3 and 2019 Honda Civic

Another advantage of the 2019 Mazda3 is its high-level safety. Unlike the Honda Civic, it comes standard with a Smart City Brake Support feature, which automatically applies the brakes when a potential collision is detected in low-speed driving situations. Additional safety-enhancing driving assistance technologies offered for the Mazda3 include the all-new Cruising & Traffic Support system, Front Cross Traffic Alert, and the Driver Monitoring System.

Inside the cabin, the 2019 Mazda3 offers a wealth of advanced technologies, including the Mazda Connect™ infotainment system and the 12-speaker Bose® sound system. Also, the Mazda3 features an all-new Digital Owner’s Manual, which enables you to quickly access vehicle information, including instructions on how to respond to dashboard warning indicators.

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Side view of grey 2019 Mazda3
Rear view of grey 2019 Mazda3
Dashboard and dark grey front seats in 2019 Mazda3
A person using the Commander Control Knob in a 2019 Mazda3