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2014 Ford Focus 2014 Mazda Mazda3 2014 Honda Civic
4dr Sdn S
  • 4dr Sdn S
  • 4dr Sdn SE
  • 5dr HB SE
  • 4dr Sdn Titanium
  • 5dr HB Titanium
  • 5dr HB ST
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
LX CVT Sedan
  • LX Manual Coupe
  • LX Manual Sedan
  • LX CVT Coupe
  • LX CVT Sedan
  • HF CVT Sedan
  • EX Manual Coupe
  • EX CVT Sedan
  • EX CVT Coupe
  • EX-L CVT Coupe
  • EX-L CVT Sedan
  • Si Manual Coupe
  • Si Manual Sedan
  • Si Manual Coupe with Summer Tires
  • Si Manual Sedan with Summer Tires
  • EX-L CVT Coupe with Navigation
  • EX-L CVT Sedan with Navigation
  • Si Manual Coupe with Navigation
  • Si Manual Sedan with Navigation
  • Si Manual Coupe with Summer Tires and Navigation
  • Natural Gas Automatic Sedan
  • Natural Gas Automatic Sedan with Navigation

Prices

MSRP $16,810 $17,995 $19,190
Invoice $15,843 $17,495 $17,841
Avg. Paid $17,125 $18,161 $18,810

U.S. News Scores

Overall 8.3 8.9 8.5
Critics' Rating 9.0 9.6 8.4
Performance 8.5 9.3 7.8
Interior 7.7 7.6 7.6
Safety 9.0 9.7 9.3
Reliability 2.5 3.0 4.5

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • Attractive, high-quality interior
  • Superb handling
  • Good fuel economy
  • Nimble handling
  • Excellent fuel economy
  • Long list of available tech features
  • Lots of standard features
  • Refined CVT
Cons
  • Confusing tech features
  • Limited cargo space in sedan 
  • Rivals have more cargo space

General Specs

Transmission Manual Automatic Automatic
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fuel/Engine Regular Unleaded I-4 2.0 L/122 Regular Unleaded I-4 2.0 L/122 Regular Unleaded I-4 1.8 L/110
MPG 26 City / 36 Hwy 30 City / 41 Hwy 30 City / 39 Hwy

Exterior

Body

Body Style Sedan Sedan Sedan

Dimensions

Wheelbase(in) 104.3 106.3 105.1
Length, Overall (in) 178.5 180.3 179.4
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 71.8 70.7 69
Height, Overall (in) 57.7 57.3 56.5

Doors & Windows

Rear Defrost Standard Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard Standard

Exterior Features

Rear Spoiler Optional

Measurements

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2935 2848 2811

Tires & Wheels

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

Interior

Convenience & Comfort

Alarm Standard
Back-Up Camera Standard
Cruise Control Standard
Vehicle Anti-Theft System Standard Standard Standard
Fog Lamps Optional
Auto-Off Headlights Standard Standard
Keyless Start Optional Optional
Luggage Rack Optional
Rear Parking Aid Optional
Remote Engine Start Optional Optional
Adjustable Steering Wheel Standard Standard Standard
Steering Wheel Controls Optional Standard
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
Keyless Entry Standard Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard Standard
Electrochromic rearview mirror 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.) 90.7 96.3 94.6
Front Head Room (in) 38.3 38.6 39
Front Leg Room (in) 41.9 42.2 42
Front Shoulder Room (in) 55.6 57.2 56.6
Front Hip Room (in) 53.9 55.5 50.5
Second Head Room (in) 38 37.6 37.1
Second Leg Room (in) 33.2 35.8 36.2
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.7 54.4 53.3
Second Hip Room (in) 52.7 53.5 51.4
Trunk Volume (cu. ft.) 13.2 12.4 12.5

Entertainment

AM/FM Stereo Standard Standard Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input Standard Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard
MP3 Player Standard Standard Standard

Heating & Cooling

A/C Standard Standard Standard

Navigation & Communication

Navigation System Optional
Wireless Cell Phone Hookup Optional Standard

Seats

Cloth Seats 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 Standard
Side Air Bag Standard Standard Standard

Brakes

4-Wheel ABS Standard Standard Standard
4-Wheel Disc Brakes 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

Mechanical

Engine & Performance

Locking Rear Differential Standard
Front Wheel Drive Standard Standard Standard
4 Cylinder Engine Standard Standard Standard
Engine Type Regular Unleaded I-4 Regular Unleaded I-4 Regular Unleaded I-4
Displacement 2.0 L/122 2.0 L/122 1.8 L/110
Horsepower (Net @ RPM) 160 @ 6500 155 @ 6000 143 @ 6500
Torque (Net @ RPM) 146 @ 4450 150 @ 4000 129 @ 4300
Transmission Manual w/OD Automatic w/OD CVT w/OD
Turning diameter 36 34.8 35.4

Fuel

Flexible Fuel Capability Standard
Gasoline Fuel Standard Standard
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 26 (Est) 30 30
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 36 (Est) 41 39
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 12.4 13.2 13.2

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front Strut Strut Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Short And Long Arm Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Strut Strut Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Short And Long Arm Multi-Link Multi-Link

Transmission

Automatic Optional Standard Standard
Automatic Transmission w/Manual Mode Optional Standard
6-Speed Automatic Optional Standard
Continuously Variable Trans Standard
Manual Standard
5-Speed Manual Standard