2017 Mazda CX-3 vs 2017 Honda HR-V

Combining the power and utility of an SUV with the practicality and efficiency of a sedan, small crossovers give drivers the best of both worlds. They are ideal for individuals and small families who desire a maneuverable yet spacious vehicle to rely on for day-to-day commutes as well as longer road trips.

As two of the top competitors in the small crossover segment, the 2017 Mazda CX-3 and 2017 Honda HR-V each have a lot to offer the modern driver. Here, shoppers can get a better idea of key differences and similarities between the CX-3 and HR-V before getting behind the wheel and making a final buying decision.

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2017 Mazda CX-3 VS 2017 Honda HR-V
$19,960 Starting MSRP $19,465
2.0L I-4, 146 horsepower Base Engine 1.8L I-4, 141 horsepower
IIHS Top Safety Pick+ Crash Test Ratings Best Buys
6 speakers Standard Audio System 4 speakers

From the outside, it’s easy to see a distinction between the Mazda CX-3 and Honda HR-V. Each model has its own unique look, from the front grille to the rear bumper. Under the hood, both vehicles are equipped with I-4 engines that are able to deliver ample power and impressive efficiency at an EPA-estimated 31 combined MPG. Both the CX-3 and HR-V seat five passengers comfortably and provide plenty of cargo space, although the HR-V is slightly bigger. However, the 2017 Mazda CX-3 stands out from the 2017 Honda HR-V in terms of safety ratings and standard audio system. Which small crossover is right for you?

2017 Mazda CX-3 Portsmouth NH

In addition to engine power, efficiency, and top-notch safety ratings, the 2017 Mazda CX-3 has so much more to offer drivers in Portsmouth, NH and the surrounding area. Standard elements include rear roofline spoiler, push button start, 7-inch full-color touch screen display, rearview camera, Bluetooth® compatibility, MAZDA CONNECT™ infotainment system, and more. With higher CX-3 trims, drivers can take advantage of more advanced features, such as LED fog lights, heated side mirrors, power sliding-glass moonroof, heated front seats, Bose® 7-speaker audio system, Advanced Blind Spot Monitoring with Rear Cross Traffic Alert, and leather-trimmed sport seats with Lux Suede inserts, among others.

If you are ready to get behind the wheel of the 2017 Mazda CX-3 in Portsmouth, NH, you can schedule a test drive with our team at Seacoast Mazda.

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