2013 Mazda Mazda3 2013 Toyota Corolla
40 MPG 34
148 lb-ft Torque 128 lb-ft
155 Horsepower 132
42.0 in Front Legroom 41.7 in

2013 Mazda3 vs 2013 Toyota Corolla

With better efficiency and more power, the 2013 Mazda3 is the obvious leader in the competition between the 2013 Mazda3 vs 2013 Toyota Corolla. Both vehicles are strong, trusted auto industry staples, but the Mazda3 comes out ahead.

The Mazda3 is the automaker’s bread and butter and the beloved fuel sipper is about to be upgraded in its 2014 model sometime this fall. The Toyota Corolla has been one of the most trusted vehicles on the road for decades and its performance continues to get even better. So how can a driver differentiate and choose which vehicle best suits their lifestyle? If impressive fuel efficiency, horsepower, torque, technology, space and style are what you’re needing, the 2013 Mazda3, available here at Ingram Park Mazda, is the perfect blend of everything. While the Toyota Corolla still offers an EPA-estimated 34 mpg highway, 132 horsepower, and 128 lb-ft of torque, the Mazda3 shows that more efficiency doesn’t have to mean less power or style.

2013 Mazda3 in San Antonio Continues its Legendary Performance

As we all gear up for the 2014 Mazda3, which is expected to be the best Mazda3 to date, our team at Ingram Park Mazda reflects on just how capable our iconic 2013 Mazda3 is.

When the 2013 Mazda3 stepped onto the scene with SKYACTIV Technology, drivers and enthusiasts knew that Mazda was up to something truly groundbreaking. Never before has there been a lineup of vehicles that offers sleek styling, overwhelming fuel-efficiency, power and strength, and innovative technology simultaneously. The 2013 Mazda3 runs on the ever-efficient SKYACTIV-G 2.0L engine in order to produce up to 155 horsepower, 148 lb-ft of torque, and a jaw-dropping EPA-estimated 40 mpg highway fuel economy. When paired with either the SKYACTIV-MT six-speed manual transmission or the SKYACTIV-Drive six-speed Sport automatic transmission, the Mazda3 becomes even more responsive and agile on the road while supporting technology like Mazda Navigation from TomTom or the available Bose Centerpoint Surround Sound System with AudioPilot noise cancellation. At the end of the day, the Mazda3 is a vehicle drivers have a difficult time parking in their garages at night. What makes a truly impressive vehicle is one that passengers look forward to taking all of their adventures in. The 2013 Mazda3 has proven to be just that.