2020 Toyota Corolla

2020 Toyota Corolla

2020 Mazda3

2020 Mazda3

2020 Toyota Corolla vs. 2020 Mazda3

2020 Toyota Corolla


2020 Mazda3
$19,600 MSRP*

Starting Price

$21,500 MSRP
30 mpg city/38 mpg highway**

EPA-Estimated Fuel Economy

26 mpg city/35 mpg highway
38.3 inches

Front Headroom

38 inches
Toyota Safety Sense™

Safety Suite


Toyota Corolla vs. Mazda3

The 2020 Toyota Corolla and 2020 Mazda3 are reliable vehicles known for great fuel economy, practical performance, and comfortably seating up to five adult passengers. With that said, only one compact car will end up on your driveway in the La Jolla area, but which one will get the top spot? Mossy Toyota is comparing the Toyota Corolla vs. Mazda3 to see which of these cars is the better option for you.

Mazda3 or Toyota Corolla: Safety Features

The 2020 Toyota Corolla features the standard and highly praised Toyota Safety Sense™ P (TSS-P), which includes these innovative safety features below:

  • Automatic High Beams – helps you see more clearly at night –– without distracting other drivers.
  • Full-Speed Range Dynamic Radar Cruise Control – maintains a preset speed and distance interval.
  • Lane Departure Alert with Steering Assist and Road Edge Detection – alerts you if you begin to drift from your lane.
  • Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection – detects straight-ahead vehicles or pedestrians.

The 2020 Mazda3 base model comes equipped with features like a rearview camera, keyless remote panic button, and brake assist. However, Chula Vista car buyers can only get additional assistance features if they decide to upgrade to the optional Preferred Equipment Package.

Mazda3 or Toyota Corolla: Comfort Features

The Mazda3 and Toyota Corolla are priced pretty close, with the latter more affordable, so you will see some of the same interior features. Both compact cars include an infotainment system, split-folding rear seats, cruise control, a great sound system, and Bluetooth®. While you won’t see these in the new Mazda3, the Toyota Corolla interior comes with the following features:

  • Load restraints
  • CD player
  • MP3 player
  • Siri Eyes Free

Explore New Corolla Offers at Mossy Toyota

Mazda3 or Toyota Corolla? It’s not hard to see that the new Toyota Corolla is better-equipped with the safety features Carlsbad drivers want. Compare the Toyota Corolla to the Honda Civic, or in-brand competitors like the Toyota Camry. After browsing our new Corolla inventory, make the short drive to our dealership for a test drive. Contact us today with any questions!

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