2017 Chevrolet Cruze vs 2017 Mazda3

Compact sedans are a great choice for a variety of car-buyers. Thanks to impressive power and fuel efficiency, combined with adequate space and all the safety, technology, comfort and convenience features you could want, it’s no wonder the compact sedan class is so popular. But with so many models available, it can be hard to know which is the perfect match for you and your needs.

That’s why we offer these model comparison pages. Here at Jack Burford Chevy near Lexington, KY, we want you to find your perfect car. And we know there’s no better way to do that than to see two models in a head-to-head competition. In this case, we’re comparing the 2017 Chevrolet Cruze to the 2017 Mazda3. Both are staples of the compact sedan segment, but only one has everything you need. So let’s take a closer look at each to see which is right for you.

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2017 Chevrolet Cruze VS 2017 Mazda3
30 MPG City Fuel Efficiency 27 MPG
40 MPG Highway Fuel Efficiency 37 MPG
153 HP Horsepower 155 HP
177 lb-ft. Torque 150 lb-ft.

2017 Chevy Cruze: Better Gas Mileage with More Torque

The 2017 Chevrolet Cruze takes a quick lead thanks to its superior fuel economy, offering up to 30 miles per gallon in the city and 40 miles per gallon on the highway compared to up to 27 miles per gallon in the city and 37 miles per gallon on the highway from the 2017 Mazda3.

The 2017 Mazda3 does offer more horsepower, providing 155 horsepower compared to the 153 horsepower provided by the 2017 Cruze. But the new Chevy Cruze offers a whole lot more in terms of torque. While the new Mazda3 can only offer 150 pound-feet of torque, the 2017 Chevy Cruze can offer 177 pound-feet of torque.

So you’re not only feeling the difference in your wallet thanks to the 2017 Chevrolet Cruze’s superior fuel efficiency, you’re going to be feeling the difference out on the road thanks to all that additional torque. What all of this means is that the 2017 Chevy Cruze the obvious choice. If you’d like to know more about everything the new Cruze brings to the table, just let us know and we’ll get you all the information you need.

2017 Chevrolet Cruze front interior driver dash and display audio
2017 Chevrolet Cruze interior passenger space
2017 Chevrolet Cruze front exterior
2017 Chevrolet Cruze front interior instrument cluster

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