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2013 Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid 2014 Mazda Mazda3 2013 Honda Fit
   
4dr Auto Hybrid Sedan
  • 4dr Auto Hybrid Sedan
  • 4dr Auto Hybrid SE Sedan
  • 4dr Auto Hybrid SEL Sedan
  • 4dr Auto Hybrid SEL Premium Sedan
4dr Sdn Auto i SV
  • 4dr Sdn Man i SV
  • 4dr Sdn Auto i SV
  • 4dr Sdn Man i Sport
  • 5dr HB Man i Sport
  • 4dr Sdn Auto i Sport
  • 4dr Sdn Man i Touring
  • 5dr HB Auto i Sport
  • 5dr HB Man i Touring
  • 4dr Sdn Auto i Touring
  • 5dr HB Auto i Touring
  • 4dr Sdn Man i Grand Touring
  • 5dr HB Man i Grand Touring
  • 4dr Sdn Auto i Grand Touring
  • 5dr HB Auto i Grand Touring
  • 4dr Sdn Auto s Touring
  • 5dr HB Auto s Touring
  • 4dr Sdn Auto s Grand Touring
  • 5dr HB Auto s Grand Touring
Automatic
  • Manual
  • Automatic
  • Manual Sport
  • Automatic Sport
  • Automatic Sport with Navigation

Prices

MSRP $24,995 $17,995 $16,225
Invoice $23,995 $17,495 $15,798
Avg. Paid N/A $18,340 $14,145

U.S. News Scores

Overall 7.5 8.9 8.2
Critics' Rating 7.7 9.6 9.0
Performance 8.1 9.3 8.1
Interior 7.3 7.6 8.8
Safety 9.3 9.7 8.3
Reliability 2.5 3.0 3.0
Operating Cost N/A N/A 8.4

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • Powerful engine for a hybrid
  • Well-made cabin
  • Nimble handling
  • Excellent fuel economy
  • Long list of available tech features
  • Large, versatile cargo hold
  • Ample rear legroom
  • Fun to drive
Cons
  • Minimal cargo space
  • Confusing navigation system
  • Low reliability rating
  • Limited cargo space in sedan 
  • Firm ride
  • Limited feature availability

General Specs

Transmission Automatic Automatic Automatic
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fuel/Engine Turbocharged Gas/Electric I4 1.4L/85 Regular Unleaded I-4 2.0 L/122 Gas I4 1.5L/91
MPG 42 City / 48 Hwy 30 City / 41 Hwy 28 City / 35 Hwy

Exterior

Body

Body Style 4 Door Sedan Sedan Hatchback

Dimensions

Wheelbase(in) 104.4 106.3 98.4
Length, Overall (in) 182.2 180.3 161.6
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 70.0 70.7 66.7
Height, Overall (in) 57.2 57.3 60.0

Doors & Windows

Rear Defrost Standard Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard Standard

Exterior Features

Rear Spoiler Standard Optional

Measurements

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3311 2848 2577

Tires & Wheels

Tires - Front All-Season Standard Standard
Tires - Front Performance Standard
Tires - Rear All-Season Standard Standard
Tires - Rear Performance Standard
Compact Spare Tire Standard Standard Standard
Tire Pressure Monitoring System Standard Standard Standard
Aluminum Wheels Standard Optional Optional
Wheel Locks Standard Optional Optional
Steel Wheels Standard Standard
Wheel Covers Standard Standard

Interior

Convenience & Comfort

Alarm Optional Standard
Auxiliary Pwr Outlet Standard
Cruise Control Standard Standard
Vehicle Anti-Theft System Standard Standard Standard
Fog Lamps Optional Optional
Auto-Off Headlights Standard
Interior Cargo Shade Optional
Keyless Start Standard Optional
Luggage Rack Optional
Rear Parking Aid Optional
Front Reading Lamps Standard
Remote Engine Start Optional Optional
Adjustable Steering Wheel Standard Standard Standard
Steering Wheel Controls Standard
Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel Standard Optional
Trip Computer Standard Standard Standard
Remote Trunk Release Standard Standard
Universal Garage Door Opener Optional
Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard Standard
Variable Speed Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard Standard
Front Floor Mats Standard Standard Optional
Keyless Entry Standard Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard Standard
Electrochromic rearview mirror Optional
Heated Mirrors Standard
Power Driver Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Driver Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Driver Illuminated Vanity Mirror Standard
Passenger Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Illuminated Visor Mirror Standard
Power Steering Standard Standard Standard

Dimensions

Passenger Capacity 5 5 5
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 94.1 96.3 90.8
Front Head Room (in) 38.2 38.6 40.4
Front Leg Room (in) 41.2 42.2 41.3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.2 57.2 52.7
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - 55.5 51.5
Second Head Room (in) 37.1 37.6 39.0
Second Leg Room (in) 38.1 35.8 34.5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.6 54.4 51.3
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD - 53.5 51.3
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (cu. ft.) 57.3
Trunk Volume (cu. ft.) 15.7 12.4

Entertainment

AM/FM Stereo Standard Standard Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input Standard Standard Standard
CD Changer Standard
CD Player Standard Standard
HD Radio Standard
MP3 Player Standard Standard Standard

Heating & Cooling

Climate Control Standard
Dual Zone A/C Standard
A/C Standard Standard Standard

Navigation & Communication

Navigation System Optional
Wireless Cell Phone Hookup Standard

Seats

Cloth Seats Standard Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats Standard
Driver Lumbar Standard
Passenger Lumbar Standard
Pass-Through Rear Seat Standard Standard
2nd Row Bench Seat Standard Standard Standard
Split Bench Seat Standard
Bucket Seats Standard Standard Standard

Safety

Airbags

Driver Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Side Head Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Rear Head Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Side Air Bag Standard Standard Standard

Brakes

4-Wheel ABS Standard Standard Standard
4-Wheel Disc Brakes Standard Standard
Front Disc/Rear Drum Brakes Standard

Safety Features

Brake Assist Standard Standard
Electronic Stability Control Standard Standard Standard
Daytime Running Lights Standard Standard Standard
Child Safety Locks Standard Standard
Integrated Turn Signal Mirrors Standard
Traction Control Standard Standard Standard

Mechanical

Engine & Performance

Front Wheel Drive Standard Standard Standard
4 Cylinder Engine Standard Standard Standard
Turbocharged Standard
Engine Type Turbocharged Gas/Electric I4 Regular Unleaded I-4 Gas I4
Displacement 1.4L/85 2.0 L/122 1.5L/91
Horsepower (Net @ RPM) 170 @ - TBD - 155 @ 6000 117 @ 6600
Torque (Net @ RPM) 184 @ 1000-4500 150 @ 4000 106 @ 4800
Transmission Automatic w/manual shift Automatic w/OD Automatic
Turning diameter 36.4 34.8 34.4

Fuel

Hybrid Fuel Standard
Gasoline Fuel Standard Standard
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 42 30 28
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 48 41 35
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 11.8 13.2 10.6

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front McPherson Strut Strut Macpherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Torsion Beam Multi-Link Torsion Beam
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs Multi-Link

Transmission

Automatic Standard Standard Standard
Automatic Transmission w/Manual Mode Standard Standard
5-Speed Automatic Standard
6-Speed Automatic Standard
7-Speed Automatic Standard