2019 Mazda3 vs 2019 Honda Civic Sedan

Front driver side exterior view of a gray 2019 Mazda3 on the left "vs" rear driver side exterior view of a red 2019 Honda Civic Sedan on the right

Finding the right fit sedan for you is the differences between enjoying the daily drive and simply tolerating it. With the amount of time we spend in our car it is important to find a new one that not only meets our expectations but surpasses them. The 2019 Mazda3 and the 2019 Honda Civic Sedan offer excellent fuel efficiency as well as interior amenities that will improve your morning commute as well as weekend getaways. Learn all about the similarities and differences between the 2019 Mazda3 and the 2019 Honda Civic Sedan below with our side-by-side comparison.

2019 Mazda3


2019 Honda Civic Sedan

2.5L SKYACTIV®-G 4-Cylinder Standard Engine 2.0L Inline 4-Cylinder
186 HP/ 186 LB-FT Horsepower/ Torque 158 HP/ 138 LB-FT
SKYACTIV®-Drive 6-Speed Automatic Standard Transmission 6-Speed Manual
26 MPG City/ 35 MPG HWY Fuel Economy 25 MPG City/ 36 MPG HWY

What’s the Difference Between the 2019 Mazda3 & the 2019 Honda Civic Sedan?

The 2019 Mazda3 does not offer an alternative engine or transmission from its standard SKYACTIV® drivetrain but the 2019 Mazda3 does make available All-Wheel Drive which is something the 2019 Honda Civic does not offer.

There is standard seating for five people in both the 2019 Mazda3 and the 2019 Honda Civic Sedan but the 2019 Mazda3 provides passengers with more rear seat headroom and hip room than the 2019 Civic does. You will find split-folding rear seats in both the 2019 Mazda3 as well as the 2019 Honda Civic Sedan for cargo and passenger versatility that will improve your everyday driving.

Both the 2019 Mazda3 and the 2019 Honda Civic Sedan get loaded with standard touchscreen displays but the Mazda3 receives an 8.8” screen while the standard screen in the Civic is only 5” and only grows to 7” on its upper trim levels. All but the base trim level of the 2019 Mazda3 and 2019 Honda Civic Sedan get equipped with Apple CarPlay™ & Android Auto™ and all trim levels of the Mazda3 get the MAZDA CONNECT™ infotainment system. The MAZDA CONNECT™ system adds HD Radio™ and internet radio integration to supply you with many music options while the 2019 Honda Civic Sedan only gets Bluetooth® connectivity on its base trim level.

Thanks to its more powerful and fuel-efficient standard drivetrain as well as all of its technology features the 2019 Mazda3 is the easy choice over the 2019 Honda Civic Sedan. You can get behind the wheel of the 2019 Mazda3 at Royal South Mazda in Bloomington, IN today to experience all of its exciting specs and features.