General InformationCorolla BaseCruze LSSentra 2.0Mazda3 3i SV
MSRP$15,900$16,525$16,060$15,800
ClassCompactCompactCompactCompact
BodystyleSedanSedanSedanSedan
Rating
Standard Standard Optional Optional
EnginesCorolla BaseCruze LSSentra 2.0Mazda3 3i SV
1.8-liter Inline-4 132 hpStandardNot AvailableNot AvailableNot Available
Mileage City/Hwy [mpg]26 - 28 (MT) / 34 - 35 (AT)---------
1.8-liter Inline-4 138 hpNot AvailableStandardNot AvailableNot Available
Mileage City/Hwy [mpg]---22 - 26 (MT) / 35 - 36 (MT)------
2.0-liter Inline-4 140 hpNot AvailableNot AvailableStandardNot Available
Mileage City/Hwy [mpg]------24 - 27 (CVT) / 31 - 34 (CVT)---
2.0-liter Inline-4 148 hpNot AvailableNot AvailableNot AvailableStandard
Mileage City/Hwy [mpg]---------25 / 33
Transmissions
4-speed automaticOptionalNot AvailableNot AvailableNot Available
5-speed manualStandardNot AvailableNot AvailableStandard
6-speed automaticNot AvailableOptionalNot AvailableNot Available
6-speed manualNot AvailableStandardStandardNot Available
Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT)Not AvailableNot AvailableOptionalNot Available
Exterior DimensionsCorolla BaseCruze LSSentra 2.0Mazda3 3i SV
Length [in.]179.3181.0179.8180.7
Width [in.]69.470.770.569.1
Height [in.]57.758.159.557.9
Wheelbase [in.]102.4105.7105.7103.9
Front Track [in.]60.260.759.860.4
Rear Track [in.]60.461.360.859.8
Exterior Features
4 doorsStandardStandardStandardStandard
Power Door MirrorsStandardNot AvailableNot AvailableStandard
Folding Door MirrorsStandardStandardNot AvailableStandard
Interior DimensionsCorolla BaseCruze LSSentra 2.0Mazda3 3i SV
Passenger Vol. [cu-ft.]92.195.097.494.1
Seating Cap.5555
Headroom Front [in.]38.839.340.638.9
Headroom Rear [in.]37.237.937.337.5
Legroom Front [in.]41.742.342.442.0
Legroom Rear [in.]36.335.434.536.2
Shoulderroom Front [in.]54.854.756.954.9
Shoulderroom Rear [in.]54.753.955.154.0
Hiproom Front [in.]53.053.054.153.7
Hiproom Rear [in.]43.953.053.052.2
Cargo Capacity [cu-ft.]12.315.413.111.8
Interior Features
Air ConditioningStandardStandardStandardNot Available
CupholdersStandardStandardStandardStandard
Power WindowsNot AvailableStandardStandardStandard
Rear Window DefoggerStandardStandardStandardStandard
Remote Keyless EntryNot AvailableStandardNot AvailableNot Available
TachometerStandardStandardStandardStandard
Trip ComputerStandardStandardNot AvailableNot Available
Vehicle Information SystemNot AvailableStandardNot AvailableNot Available
Cloth Seat-UpholsteryStandardStandardStandardStandard
Bucket Driver's SeatStandardStandardStandardStandard
Manual Driver AdjustmentsStandardStandardStandardStandard
Bucket Passenger SeatStandardStandardStandardStandard
Manual Passenger AdjustmentsStandardStandardStandardStandard
4-way Front SeatNot AvailableNot AvailableStandardNot Available
6-way Front SeatStandardNot AvailableNot AvailableStandard
8-way Front SeatNot AvailableStandardNot AvailableNot Available
4-way Passenger SeatStandardNot AvailableStandardStandard
8-way Passenger SeatNot AvailableStandardNot AvailableNot Available
Rear Bench SeatStandardStandardStandardStandard
Split-Folding Rear SeatStandardStandardStandardStandard
RadioStandardStandardStandardStandard
CD-PlayerStandardStandardStandardStandard
Satellite-radioNot AvailableStandardNot AvailableNot Available
Satellite-radio capabilityStandardNot AvailableNot AvailableStandard
Internet AccessNot AvailableStandardNot AvailableNot Available
4 SpeakersStandardNot AvailableStandardStandard
6 SpeakersNot AvailableStandardNot AvailableNot Available
Safety FeaturesCorolla BaseCruze LSSentra 2.0Mazda3 3i SV
Anti-lock BrakesStandardStandardStandardStandard
Brake AssistStandardStandardNot AvailableStandard
Stability Control (ESC)StandardStandardStandardStandard
Anti-roll ControlNot AvailableStandardNot AvailableNot Available
Front AirbagsStandardStandardStandardStandard
Front Side AirbagsStandardStandardStandardStandard
Side-Curtain AirbagsStandardStandardStandardStandard
Knee AirbagNot AvailableStandardNot AvailableNot Available
Rear Side AirbagsNot AvailableStandardNot AvailableNot Available
Front Anti-Whiplash Head RestraintsStandardNot AvailableStandardStandard
Traction ControlStandardStandardStandardStandard
Tire-pressure MonitorStandardStandardStandardStandard
Emergency Communication SystemNot AvailableStandardNot AvailableNot Available
Technical Features
DrivelineFWDFWDFWDFWD
Day-time Running-lightsStandardStandardNot AvailableNot Available
Security SystemNot AvailableStandardNot AvailableNot Available
Theft DeterrentStandardStandardStandardStandard
Tire-pressure MonitorStandardStandardStandardStandard
TrackerNot AvailableStandardNot AvailableNot Available
Weights & Capacities
Weight [lbs.]2,7343,1022,9062,859
Weight Distribution------61 / 3960 / 40
GVWR [lbs.]------3,950---
Coefficient of Drag0.29---0.350.29
Towing Capacity [lbs.]1,5001,000------
Fuel Capacity [gal.]13.215.614.514.5
Steering
Power SteeringStandardStandardStandardStandard
Tilting Steering-WheelStandardStandardStandardStandard
Telescoping Steering-WheelStandardStandardNot AvailableStandard
Suspension
Front MacPherson StrutsStandardStandardStandardStandard
Rear Multi-LinkNot AvailableNot AvailableNot AvailableStandard
Tires
Front P195/65 SR15StandardNot AvailableNot AvailableNot Available
Front P205/55 HR16Not AvailableNot AvailableNot AvailableStandard
Front P205/60 HR15Not AvailableNot AvailableStandardNot Available
Front P215/60 SR16Not AvailableStandardNot AvailableNot Available
Rear P195/65 SR15StandardNot AvailableNot AvailableNot Available
Rear P205/55 HR16Not AvailableNot AvailableNot AvailableStandard
Rear P205/60 HR15Not AvailableNot AvailableStandardNot Available
Rear P215/60 SR16Not AvailableStandardNot AvailableNot Available
Brakes
Front Vented Disc BrakesStandardStandardStandardStandard
Rear Disc BrakesNot AvailableStandardNot AvailableStandard
Rear Drum BrakesStandardNot AvailableStandardNot Available