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2dr Man 2.5L
  • 2dr Man 2.5L
  • 2dr Auto 2.5L
  • 2dr Man 2.5L w/Sun
  • 2dr Man 2.0T Turbo *Ltd Avail*
  • 2dr Man 2.0L TDI
  • 2dr Auto 2.5L w/Sun
  • 2dr Man 2.0T Turbo
  • 2dr Man 2.5L w/Sun/Sound/Nav
  • 2dr Man 2.5L Fender Edition
  • 2dr DSG 2.0T Turbo *Ltd Avail*
  • 2dr DSG 2.0L TDI
  • 2dr Auto 2.5L
  • 2dr Man 2.0L TDI w/Sun
  • 2dr DSG 2.0T Turbo
  • 2dr Auto 2.5L w/Sun/Sound/Nav
  • 2dr Auto 2.5L Fender Edition
  • 2dr DSG 2.0L TDI w/Sun
  • 2dr Man 2.0T Turbo w/Sun/Sound *Ltd Avail*
  • 2dr Man 2.0L TDI w/Sun/Sound/Nav
  • 2dr Auto 2.5L w/Tech
  • 2dr Man 2.0T Turbo w/Sun/Sound
  • 2dr DSG 2.0T Turbo w/Sun/Sound *Ltd Avail*
  • 2dr DSG 2.0L TDI w/Sun/Sound/Nav
  • 2dr Man 2.0T *Ltd Avail*
  • 2dr Man 2.0L TDI
  • 2dr Man 2.0T Turbo Fender Edition *Ltd Avail*
  • 2dr DSG 2.0T Turbo w/Sun/Sound
  • 2dr Man 2.0T Turbo Fender Edition
  • 2dr Man 2.0T
  • 2dr Auto 2.5L w/Sound/Nav
  • 2dr DSG 2.0T *Ltd Avail*
  • 2dr Man 2.0T Turbo w/Sun/Sound/Nav *Ltd Avail*
  • 2dr DSG 2.0L TDI
  • 2dr Man 2.0T w/Sound *Ltd Avail*
  • 2dr Man 2.0L TDI w/Sound/Nav
  • 2dr DSG 2.0T Turbo Fender Edition *Ltd Avail*
  • 2dr DSG 2.0T Turbo Fender Edition
  • 2dr DSG 2.0T
  • 2dr Man 2.0T w/Sound
  • 2dr DSG 2.0T Turbo w/Sun/Sound/Nav *Ltd Avail*
  • 2dr Man 2.0T Turbo R-Line
  • 2dr DSG 2.0T w/Sound *Ltd Avail*
  • 2dr DSG 2.0L TDI w/Sound/Nav
  • 2dr DSG 2.0T w/Sound
  • 2dr Man 2.0T w/Sound/Nav *Ltd Avail*
  • 2dr DSG 2.0T Turbo R-Line
  • 2dr Man 2.0T w/Sound/Nav
  • 2dr DSG 2.0T w/Sound/Nav *Ltd Avail*
  • 2dr DSG 2.0T w/Sound/Nav
4dr Sdn Man i SV
  • 4dr Sdn Man i SV
  • 4dr Sdn Auto i SV
  • 4dr Sdn Man i Sport
  • 4dr Sdn Auto i Sport
  • 4dr Sdn Man i Touring
  • 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
  • 5dr HB Man Mazdaspeed3 Touring
  • 4dr Sdn Man s Grand Touring
  • 5dr HB Man s Grand 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 $19,995 $16,700 $16,225
Invoice $19,195 $16,229 $15,798
Avg. Paid $15,629 $14,255 $14,145

U.S. News Scores

Overall 7.4 8.4 8.2
Critics' Rating 7.4 9.0 9.1
Performance 7.3 8.8 8.1
Interior 7.0 7.5 8.7
Operating Cost 8.0 8.2 8.4
Safety 8.8 9.2 8.3
Reliability 3.0 3.5 3.0

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • Numerous standard features
  • Peppy Turbo model
  • TDI’s great fuel economy
  • Athletic handling
  • Composed ride
  • Great fuel economy with Skyactiv engine
  • Large, versatile cargo hold
  • Ample rear legroom
  • Fun to drive
Cons
  • Noisy base engine
  • Limited cargo space
  • Less cargo space than rivals
  • Firm ride
  • Limited feature availability

General Specs

Transmission Manual Manual Automatic
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fuel/Engine Gas I5 2.5L/151 Gas I4 2.0L/122 Gas I4 1.5L/91
MPG 22 City / 31 Hwy 25 City / 33 Hwy 28 City / 35 Hwy

Exterior

Body

Body Style Coupe Sedan Hatchback

Dimensions

Wheelbase(in) 99.9 103.9 98.4
Length, Overall (in) 168.4 180.9 161.6
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 71.2 69.1 66.7
Height, Overall (in) 58.5 57.9 60.0

Doors & Windows

Rear Defrost Standard Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard Standard

Exterior Features

Rear Spoiler Optional

Measurements

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2939 2866 2577

Tires & Wheels

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

Interior

Convenience & Comfort

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

Dimensions

Passenger Capacity 4 5 5
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 85.1 94.1 90.8
Front Head Room (in) 39.4 38.9 40.4
Front Leg Room (in) 41.3 42.0 41.3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.3 54.9 52.7
Front Hip Room (in) - TBD - 53.7 51.5
Second Head Room (in) 37.1 37.5 39.0
Second Leg Room (in) 31.4 36.2 34.5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 49.0 54.0 51.3
Second Hip Room (in) - TBD - 52.2 51.3
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (cu. ft.) 57.3
Trunk Volume (cu. ft.) 12.0 11.8

Entertainment

AM/FM Stereo Standard Standard Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input Standard Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard Standard
MP3 Player Standard Standard Standard
Satellite Radio Optional

Heating & Cooling

A/C Standard Standard Standard

Navigation & Communication

Wireless Cell Phone Hookup Standard

Seats

Cloth Seats Standard Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats Standard
Heated Driver Seat Standard
Driver Lumbar Standard
Pass-Through Rear Seat Standard Standard Standard
2nd Row Bench Seat Standard Standard 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
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
Electronic Stability Control Standard Standard Standard
Daytime Running Lights Standard Standard
Child Safety Locks Standard Standard
Integrated Turn Signal Mirrors Standard
Traction Control Standard Standard Standard
Emergency Trunk Release Standard

Mechanical

Engine & Performance

Front Wheel Drive Standard Standard Standard
4 Cylinder Engine Standard Standard
5 Cylinder Engine Standard
Engine Type Gas I5 Gas I4 Gas I4
Displacement 2.5L/151 2.0L/122 1.5L/91
Horsepower (Net @ RPM) 170 @ 5700 148 @ 6500 117 @ 6600
Torque (Net @ RPM) 177 @ 4250 135 @ 4500 106 @ 4800
Transmission Manual Manual Automatic
Turning diameter 35.4 34.2 34.4

Fuel

Gasoline Fuel Standard Standard Standard
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 22 25 28
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 31 33 35
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 14.5 14.5 10.6

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front - TBD - MacPherson Strut Macpherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear - TBD - Multi-link Torsion Beam
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs

Transmission

Automatic Standard
5-Speed Automatic Standard
Manual Standard Standard
5-Speed Manual Standard Standard