Riled-up fans of hatchbacks and sedans have been in limbo, eagerly waiting for updates about economical driving options. Everyone now finds solace in manufacturers of premium-quality vehicles at affordable prices. Owing to the rise in fuel prices, Mazda and Hyundai have been in great demand compared to the luxury cars in production. Mazda returns to the territory of hatchbacks and sedans with the 2022 Mazda3 and impresses critics and fans alike. Although the 2022 Hyundai Elantra also fares spectacularly in the same niche, Mazda3 has the upper hand when they are pitted against each other. Performance features to design aspects fall into a range of comparison material, and Mazda3 delivers on the higher spectrum with ease. If the Mazda3 catches your attention for its upgraded technologies and safety features, check out its availability at Royal South Mazda in Bloomington, IN.
||VS||2022 Hyundai Elantra
155 hp/150 lb-ft.
||147 hp/132 lb-ft.
28 city/36 hwy
||33 city/43 hwy
|Six-speed manual/auto||Transmission||Six-speed manual|
Changes to the 2021 edition are only a few, and they include the Carbon Edition’s luxurious additions such as red leather seats, black wheels, and a 12-speaker Bose stereo system. The 2022 model also comes with a new Platinum Quartz Metallic paint option. Reasons to buy the all-new Mazda3 could be glaringly general, but they prove to satiate personal cravings. An all-wheel-drive system is available on the higher trim levels of the Mazda3 sedan and hatchback with a 185-hp 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine. At a reasonable price, you can now steer your way through the city traffic in style on the base model of the 2022 Mazda3. Retaining the fun elements in this model also lends it tight body control and spacious seating. Furthermore, the safety features elevate the reliability of Mazda3 by protecting the passengers even during collisions on rough roads. Head to Royal South Mazda in Bloomington, IN, to check out the latest entries and schedule a test drive on your favorite Mazda vehicle right away!