2019 Mazda3 Trim Comparison
The 2019 Mazda3 is a gorgeous sedan that offers great styling, reliable performance, and plenty of great features. You’ll find plenty to love in the base model 2019 Mazda3. However, if you want a little more, you have the option to customize your ride by choosing a different trim level or options like all-wheel drive or a hatchback configuration.
With these trim levels and other options, you may become confused by all the choices available to you. We’ve gathered the information and sorted it into easy-to-browse information to help you understand what each trim level offers so you can make the best choice for your needs.
The base model 2019 Mazda3 comes as a front-wheel drive sedan unless you choose to upgrade to all-wheel drive, which is available for the hatchback style only. The base model is equipped with a 2.5-liter Inline4 engine that puts out 186 horsepower and 186 lb-ft of torque. It is paired with a six-speed automatic transmission with overdrive and auto-manual mode. The drive train gets an estimated 26 mpg in the city and 35 mpg on the highway.
The sleek exterior of the base model Mazda3 comes with features like a black grille with chrome accents, body-colored door handles, power remote folding door mirrors, and body-colored front and rear bumpers. Inside, you’ll find features like cloth upholstery, an eight-way adjustable driver seat, metal look door and panel inserts, metal look accents, and a leather dashboard.
The infotainment system on the Mazda3 allows for smart device integration through the Mazda Connect system, and it includes features like an 8.8-inch touchscreen, speed-sensitive volume, wireless phone connectivity, a window grid antenna, and voice-activated radio. The sound system includes eight speakers. Other convenience features include power windows with one-touch up and down, remote release for cargo access, an integrated key/remote, a proximity key, two USB ports, and a valet function. Optional features include a navigation system, an ashtray, remote engine start, and an auto-dimming rearview mirror.
Safety features included on the base model Mazda3 include three-point seatbelts for all passenger positions, seatbelt pre-tensioners, traction control, an immobilizer, brake assistance, a panic alarm, remote keyless entry, and eight airbags.
The 2019 Mazda3 starts at $21,920. Upgrading to the hatchback adds on $1,600, and upgrading to all-wheel drive adds on $1,400.
You may hear Select referred to as a trim level, or you may hear it referred to as a package to add to the base level. The Select trim is only available for the sedan, and it can come with front-wheel drive or all-wheel drive. The engine is the same as the base model, as there is only one engine option for the 2019 Mazda3, regardless of trim or other options. Fuel economy remains the same, as a result.
The exterior on the Select trim gets an upgrade with 18-inch wheels (from 16 inches), turn-signal indicators on the mirrors, power door mirrors, and a black grille. Inside, you get upgrades like leatherette upholstery, a leather- and metal-look shifter knob and steering wheel, leatherette door panel trim, and a leather dashboard.
The entertainment system also gets an upgrade with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. Other convenience features added at this trim level include distance pacing cruise control, an emergency communication system, a day-night rearview mirror, a garage door transmitter, remote keyless entry, automatic temperature control, dual-zone climate control, auto-locking doors, and push-button start.
Finally, you’ll also get safety upgrades like smart brake support for forward collision mitigation, which is powered by the i-Activsense technology that Mazda offers.
The Select trim for the 2019 Mazda3 starts at $23,520.
The Preferred trim level is available for the both the sedan and the hatchback versions of the Mazda3, and you can get it in both front-wheel drive and all-wheel drive for either option.
Exterior and interior design on the Preferred trim level is the same as with the Select trim. You do get more lumbar support on the front seats, as well as heated front seats, but other features remain the same.
The entertainment system on the Preferred trim level gets a big upgrade with a 12-speaker Bose audio system and satellite radio. Other convenience features added at the Preferred trim level include door mirror memory and memory seats. Safety features are the same as those offered on the Select trim level.
The Preferred trim for the 2019 Mazda3 starts at $25,120.
The Premium trim is the luxury trim for the Mazda3, and it shows. This trim level is available for both the sedan and hatchback and in front-wheel drive or all-wheel drive.
Exterior upgrades include LED headlights and tail lights, as well as a sunroof. Inside, you get full leather upholstery, paired with all the beautiful interior upgrades from the previous trim level.
You get all the premium entertainment features available from the previous trim levels. Additional convenience features include a heads up driver display and a manual sunshade.
The Premium trim level for the 2019 Mazda3 starts at $27,420.
Choosing Your Mazda3
For every trim level, there are optional features you can add independently, as well as premium paint colors you can choose for an extra price. Through your selections, you can truly customize the way your Mazda3 looks and drives, which will ensure that you get the perfect set of features to meet your needs.
Seacoast Mazda has the 2019 Mazda3 in stock, and our friendly associates are ready to help you find the perfect configuration for your tastes, your needs, and your budget. Our associates can show you the different trim levels and point out how they differ, as well as how those different features will impact your driving experience. You can then take a test drive to experience those changes for yourself.
Our associates will also help you find the financing options you need to fit your monthly budget. Visit us today to start exploring the 2019 Mazda3 and to find out about current financing offers so you can get the perfect new car for you.