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2013 Honda Civic 2013 Mazda Mazda3 2013 Subaru Impreza
     
LX Automatic Sedan
  • LX Manual Coupe
  • LX Manual Sedan
  • LX Automatic Coupe
  • LX Automatic Sedan
  • HF Automatic Sedan
  • EX Manual Coupe
  • EX Automatic Coupe
  • EX Automatic Sedan
  • EX-L Automatic Coupe
  • EX-L Automatic Sedan
  • EX Automatic Coupe with Navigation
  • EX Automatic Sedan with Navigation
  • Si Manual Coupe
  • Si Manual Coupe with Summer Tires
  • Si Manual Sedan
  • Si Manual Sedan with Summer Tires
  • EX-L Automatic Coupe with Navigation
  • EX-L Automatic Sedan with Navigation
  • Si Manual Coupe with Navigation
  • Si Manual Coupe with Summer Tires and Navigation
  • Si Manual Sedan with Navigation
  • Natural Gas Automatic Sedan
  • Natural Gas Automatic Sedan with Navigation
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
4dr Man 2.0i
  • 4dr Man 2.0i
  • 5dr Man 2.0i
  • 4dr Auto 2.0i
  • 5dr Auto 2.0i
  • 4dr Man 2.0i Premium
  • 4dr Auto 2.0i Premium
  • 5dr Man 2.0i Premium
  • 5dr Auto 2.0i Premium
  • 5dr Man 2.0i Sport Premium
  • 5dr Auto 2.0i Sport Premium
  • 4dr Auto 2.0i Limited
  • 5dr Auto 2.0i Limited
  • 5dr Auto 2.0i Sport Limited
  • 4dr Man WRX
  • 5-door Manual Wagon
  • 4dr Man WRX Premium
  • Premium 5-door Manual Wagon
  • 4dr Man WRX Limited
  • Limited 5-door Manual Wagon
  • 4dr Man WRX STI
  • STI 5-door Manual Wagon
  • 4dr Man WRX STI Limited

Prices

MSRP $18,965 $16,700 $17,895
Invoice $17,633 $16,229 $17,104
Avg. Paid N/A N/A N/A

U.S. News Scores

Overall 8.2 8.6 8.0
Critics' Rating 8.3 9.0 8.6
Performance 7.4 8.8 8.1
Interior 7.3 7.5 8.3
Safety 9.3 9.0 9.6
Reliability 4.0 3.5 2.0

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • Good gas mileage
  • Plenty of standard interior features
  • Balanced steering
  • Nimble handling
  • Great fuel economy and performance from Skyactiv engine
  • Responsive manual and automatic transmissions
  • Spacious interior
  • Good fuel economy
  • Standard all-wheel drive 
Cons
  • Competitors have more cargo space
  • Tiny navigation screen
  • Less cargo space than competitors
  • Cramped second-row seats
  • Lackluster acceleration
  • Some cheap interior plastics

General Specs

Transmission Automatic Manual Manual
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Fuel/Engine Gas I4 1.8L/110 Gas I4 2.0L/122 Gas Flat 4 2.0L/122
MPG 28 City / 39 Hwy 25 City / 33 Hwy 25 City / 34 Hwy

Exterior

Body

Body Style Sedan Sedan Sedan

Dimensions

Wheelbase(in) 105.1 103.9 104.1
Length, Overall (in) 179.4 180.9 180.3
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.0 69.1 68.5
Height, Overall (in) 56.5 57.9 57.7

Doors & Windows

Rear Defrost Standard Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard Standard

Exterior Features

Rear Spoiler Optional Optional Optional

Measurements

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2815 2866 2911

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
Full Size Spare Tire Standard Standard Standard
Tire Pressure Monitoring System Standard Standard Standard
Aluminum Wheels Optional
Chrome Wheels Optional
Wheel Locks Optional Optional
Steel Wheels Standard Standard Standard
Wheel Covers Standard Standard Standard

Interior

Convenience & Comfort

Alarm Standard Optional
Auxiliary Pwr Outlet Standard Standard Standard
Back-Up Camera Standard
Cruise Control Standard
Vehicle Anti-Theft System Standard Standard Standard
Fog Lamps Optional Optional Optional
Auto-Off Headlights Standard
Front Reading Lamps Standard Standard Standard
Remote Engine Start Optional
Adjustable Steering Wheel Standard Standard Standard
Steering Wheel Controls Standard Standard Standard
Trip Computer Standard Standard
Remote Trunk Release Standard Standard
Universal Garage Door Opener Optional Optional
Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard Standard
Variable Speed Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard Standard
Front Floor Mats Standard Standard Standard
Keyless Entry Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Electrochromic rearview mirror Optional Optional Optional
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 5 5 5
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 94.6 94.1 96.9
Front Head Room (in) 39.0 38.9 39.8
Front Leg Room (in) 42.0 42.0 43.5
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.6 54.9 55.6
Front Hip Room (in) 50.5 53.7 52.2
Second Head Room (in) 37.1 37.5 37.1
Second Leg Room (in) 36.2 36.2 35.4
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.3 54.0 54.2
Second Hip Room (in) 51.4 52.2 53.1
Trunk Volume (cu. ft.) 12.5 11.8 12.0

Entertainment

AM/FM Stereo Standard Standard Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input Standard Standard Standard
Cassette Standard
CD Player Standard Standard Standard
MP3 Player Standard Standard Standard
Satellite Radio Optional Optional
Premium Sound System Optional

Heating & Cooling

A/C Standard Standard Standard

Navigation & Communication

Wireless Cell Phone Hookup Standard Standard

Seats

Cloth Seats Standard Standard Standard
Leather Seats Standard Standard Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats Standard Standard Standard
Vinyl Seats Standard Standard Standard
Pass-Through Rear Seat Standard Standard Standard
2nd Row Bench Seat Standard Standard Standard
Fixed Bench Seat Standard Standard
Split Bench Seat 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 Standard
Side Air Bag Standard Standard Standard

Brakes

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

Safety Features

Brake Assist Standard Standard Standard
Electronic Stability Control Standard Standard Standard
Daytime Running Lights Standard Standard
Child Safety Locks Standard Standard Standard
Traction Control Standard Standard Standard
Emergency Trunk Release Standard Standard Standard

Mechanical

Engine & Performance

All Wheel Drive Standard
Front Wheel Drive Standard Standard
4 Cylinder Engine Standard Standard Standard
Engine Type Gas I4 Gas I4 Gas Flat 4
Displacement 1.8L/110 2.0L/122 2.0L/122
Horsepower (Net @ RPM) 140 @ 6500 148 @ 6500 148 @ 6200
Torque (Net @ RPM) 128 @ 4300 135 @ 4500 145 @ 4200
Transmission Automatic Manual Manual
Turning diameter 35.4 34.2 34.8

Fuel

Gasoline Fuel Standard Standard Standard
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 28 25 25
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 39 33 34
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 13.2 14.5 14.5

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front MacPherson strut MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-link Multi-link Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs

Transmission

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