Offering just a little more front head- and legroom than the Honda CR-Z, the Mazda MAZDASPEED3 may be a little roomier and more comfortable for the driver and front seat passengers.
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Mazda MAZDASPEED3 as you will with the Honda CR-Z, as they get the same number of miles per tank of gas.
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Mazda MAZDASPEED3 is somewhat more expensive than the Honda CR-Z. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Mazda MAZDASPEED3 and the Honda CR-Z have similar Destination Charges.
The Mazda MAZDASPEED3 is a little wider than the Honda CR-Z, so getting in and out of the car in a crowded parking lot may be a little more of a squeeze. If you go with the Mazda MAZDASPEED3, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Honda CR-Z.
Due to its much higher torque, the engine of the Mazda MAZDASPEED3 does a much better job of transmitting power to the wheels than the Honda CR-Z.
The Mazda MAZDASPEED3 has about the same turning radius as the Honda CR-Z, allowing equal maneuverability in and out of tight spots.
When it comes to horsepower, the Mazda MAZDASPEED3 has a much more powerful engine than the Honda CR-Z. However, something you should consider is that higher horsepower engines often command higher insurance premiums.
People who frequently chauffeur around a lot of people will appreciate the Mazda MAZDASPEED3 more than the Honda CR-Z, due to its significantly greater seating capacity. With its significantly greater cargo capacity, the Mazda MAZDASPEED3 will be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Honda CR-Z.
The Mazda MAZDASPEED3 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Honda CR-Z.
Compare the 2013 Mazda MAZDASPEED3 and the 2014 Honda CR-Z.
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MSRP*: $19,995 - $21,840
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|Seating Capacity:||5 - 5||2 - 2|
|Basic Warranty:||3 years/36,000 miles||3 years/36,000 miles|
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|Invoice*:||$23,143||$19,048 - $20,798|
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