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2018 Honda Civic Hatchback vs 2018 Mazda3 5-Door

2018 Honda Civic Hatchback vs 2018 Mazda3 5-Door

Hatchbacks are increasingly popular vehicles that drivers enjoy for the versatility. But do you know which hatchback you want? To make the decision process easier, we compared the 2018 Honda Civic Hatchback and the 2018 Mazda3 5-Door. Both cars feature sleek and aerodynamic bodies, so you'll know that you will always look good in it. Plus, both hatchbacks have intelligent safety and driver-assistive technologies that help drivers monitor the road.

However, there are some notable differences in convenient features. Just looking at the chart below, you can see that the Civic Hatchback is able to offer more space and better fuel efficiency than the Mazda3. But that is not it, the Civic Hatchback also offers standard features that add more versatility to the car. Though, both hatchbacks are able to offer the option of automatic or manual transmission based on driver preference.

2018 Honda Civic Hatchback LX Manual


2018 Mazda3 5-Door Sport Manual

29 / 38 MPG Fuel Economy (CTY/HWY)* 27 / 37 MPG
97.2 cubic feet Passenger Volume 96.4 cubic feet
25.7 cubic feet Cargo Volume 20.2 cubic feet
Standard Remote Tailgate Release Not Available

*Based on 2018 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on driving conditions, how you drive and maintain your vehicle, battery-package/condition, and other factors.

2018 Honda Civic Hatchback available in Indianapolis, IN

Now, there are still similarities between the two hatchbacks. For instance, they both offer Bluetooth® connectivity, 12-volt DC power outlets, cargo organizers and voice recognition technologies. But despite what both cars have in common, the different features and functionality changes how convenient and capable the hatchbacks are. In fact, the 2018 Civic Hatchback is equipped for more efficiency and versatility compared to the 2018 Mazda3 5-Door. Plus, the Civic offers:

  • Automatic Climate Control System
  • Rear-Seat Heater Ducts
  • Reversible Side-Pull Cargo Cover
  • 60/40 Split Fold-Down Rear Seatback
  • And much more

Overall, the 2018 Honda Civic Hatchback is able to offer more to drivers than the 2018 Mazda3 5-Door can.

If you are interested in the 2018 Civic Hatchback and would like to learn more, you can stop by Indy Honda to talk with one of our expert staff members. You can also contact us online or by calling 855-902-6415. Plus, you can schedule a test drive online!