2018 Mazda CX-3 vs 2018 Kia Sportage

SUVs are sought to be powerful and impressive. An ideal SUV will give its driver a high seat, a powerful engine, superb off-road capabilities, and a spacious amount of seating and cargo capacity. A compact SUV brings all of these features into a more manageable size with practical additions, more precise handling, and improved fuel economy. To narrow down the choices among the best compact SUVs, we've brought forth two of the best new models on the market. Let's take a look at the 2018 Mazda CX-3 and the 2018 Kia Sportage.

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2018 Mazda CX-3  vs
2018 Kia Sportage
6-Speed Automatic  Transmission 6-Speed Automatic
368 – 432 miles Fuel Range 344 – 410 miles
29 City / 34 Highway  Fuel Economy 21 City / 25 Highway
$25,165  MSRP $24,395

2018 Mazda CX-3 Bloomington, IN

Both SUVs are fabulous new additions to their company's catalogue as well as among the SUV market. Still, it's important to give credit where credit is due and the 2018 Mazda CX-3 is the superior vehicle between the two. While the Kia Sportage has a mildly cheaper MSRP for its baseline trim, the Mazda CX-3 is a far more practical choice in every other category. Its compact nature gives it the edge in responsive handling and fuel economy over the Sportage, not to mention the CX-3's array of convenient features. These optional additions include:

  • i-ACTIV® All-Wheel Drive
  • Adaptive Cruise Control
  • Smart Brake Support
  • Keyless Entry and Start Up
  • SKYACTIV® Drive
  • And many more!

We hope this has helped you on your search for a great new compact SUV. The 2018 Mazda CX-3 is available now here at South Royal Mazda and all other reputable Mazda dealers nation-wide. If you'd like to learn more or have any further questions, please feel free to contact us. We can even schedule a test drive so you can test the fantastic Mazda CX-3 for yourself!

2018 Mazda CX-3 Interior
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