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Audi A3 / S3 / RS3 vs. Mazda Mazda3 Price Comparison (MSRP)

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Audi A3 / S3 / RS3 vs. Mazda Mazda3 Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $28,095

Mazda Mazda3 Premium   
Difference: $15,650

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year201820182019
ModelA3 / S3 / RS3A3 / S3 / RS3Mazda3
TrimA3 2.0 TFSIS3Premium
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Base Price $31,950 $43,650 $26,500
Prestige Package 9,750    
Metallic paint (extra cost) 575 575  
Cargo net 155 155 50
Cargo mat 160   75
All-weather floor mats 180   100
Universal garage door opener   295  
Auto-dimming rearview mirror     325
Door sill trim plates     125
Prestige Package 8,138    
Metallic paint (extra cost) 536 536  
Cargo net 144 144 40
Cargo mat 149   60
All-weather floor mats 168   80
Universal garage door opener   274  
Auto-dimming rearview mirror     260
Door sill trim plates     100
Options (change) 10,820 1,025 675
Options (change) 9,135 954 540
Destination 975 975 920
Total Price $43,745 $45,650 $28,095

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Audi A3 / S3 / RS3 vs. Mazda Mazda3

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Mazda Mazda3 Premium
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $13,095
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $36,038
Model Year201820182019
ModelA3 / S3 / RS3A3 / S3 / RS3Mazda3
TrimA3 2.0 TFSIS3Premium
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Engine186hp I4292hp I4186hp I4
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)/ MPG/ MPG/ MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)705, 14180, 10?, 12
Tire (rear if not all the same)225/40-18225/40-18215/45-18
Total Price$43,745$45,650$28,095
Adjustments for Features-2,555-2,2000
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$41,190$43,450$28,095
Cost Above Minimum$0$2,260$0

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Features Comparison: Audi A3 / S3 / RS3 vs. Mazda Mazda3

Model Year201820182019
ModelA3 / S3 / RS3A3 / S3 / RS3Mazda3
TrimA3 2.0 TFSIS3Premium
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Transmission and Drivetrain 
7-speed automated manual$1200$1200 
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic  $1100
FWD$0 $0
AWD $1700 
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed$850 $850
Cruise control $150 
Remote app$25  
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
911 assist  $25
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial  $200
Driver drowsiness monitor  $150
Following distance indicator  $25
G-vectoring control  $100
Lane departure prevention, steering-based$200  
Lane departure warning$200 $200
Lane keeping assist  $400
Obstacle detection, front$150$150 
Obstacle detection, rear$250$250 
Pedestrian detection  $50
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system$0$0 
Secondary collision brake assist$25$25 
Torque vectoring, brake-based$100$100 
Cargo Management 
Cargo mat$40 $40
Overhead sunglass holder  $25
Rear seat pass-through$100$100 
Climate Control 
Automatic air recirculation$100$100 
Heated windshield washer nozzles$15$15 
Rear air vents$100$100 
Engine / Motor 
Dual-mode exhaust, switchable $500 
Body kit$0$0 
Rear spoiler $200 
Sunroof  $900
Sunroof, large$1100$1100 
4G LTE connectivity$0  
App support  $0
DVD-compatible player$0  
Handwriting recognition$200  
In-vehicle Internet$150  
Media drive$15  
MP3-compatible player$50$50 
Navigation system$600  
SD Card slot$25$25 
SMS text-to-speech reader  $25
Surround sound$250  
Telematics service, such as OnStar$200  
Traffic + travel information$25  
Voice control for audio system  $25
Voice control for nav and audio$100  
Wi-Fi hotspot$50  
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Auto-dimming driver-side mirror$75  
Auto-dimming headlights$200 $200
Boost gauge $75 
Cornering lights$50$50 
Fog light, rear$100$100 
Head-up display (HUD)  $350
Heated mirrors$25$25 
Interior ambient lighting$150$150 
Large color reconfigurable instrument cluster display$250  
Power-folding mirrors$50  
Steering-linked headlights  $150
Seats and Interior Trim 
All-weather floor mats$75 $75
Aluminum trim$100$100 
Manual thigh support length adjuster, driver seat $50 
Manual thigh support length adjuster, passenger seat $50 
Memory system, driver seat  $200
Metal pedals $75 
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, driver seat$150$150 
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, passenger seat$150$150 
Power fore-aft adjuster, driver seat  $100
Power fore-aft adjuster, passenger seat$100$100 
Power headrest fore-aft adjuster, driver seat$50$50 
Power height adjuster, passenger seat$100$100 
Power lumbar adjuster, driver seat  $100
Power recliner, passenger seat$100$100 
Power tilt adjuster, passenger seat$100$100 
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Electronic systems calibration selector $200 
Sport suspension (upgrade) $0 
Launch control $100 
Steering-wheel-mounted transmission controls $100$100
Total Value of Features$7,945$7,590$5,390
Value of Feature Adjustments$2,555$2,200$0
Value of Feature Adjustments-2,326-2,0490

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Specifications Comparison: Audi A3 / S3 / RS3 vs. Mazda Mazda3

Model Year20182019
ModelA3 / S3 / RS3Mazda3
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Wheelbase103.8 in107.3 in
Length175.4 in183.5 in
Width70.7 in70.7 in
Height55.7 in56.9 in
Curb Weight3,198 lb.3,072 lb.
Fuel Capacity13.2 gal.13.2 gal.
Row 1 Headroom36.5 in38.0 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room54.8 in55.7 in
Row 1 Hip Room0.0 in54.6 in
Row 1 Legroom41.2 in42.3 in
Row 2 Headroom36.1 in37.3 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room53.0 in53.5 in
Row 2 Hip Room0.0 in50.9 in
Row 2 Legroom35.1 in35.1 in
Cargo Volume12.3 ft313.2 ft3

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Option Package Details
Audi A3 / S3 / RS3 A3 2.0 TFSI

Prestige Package
Universal garage door opener100Yes
Cornering lights50No
LED headlights500Yes
Surround sound250No
Large color reconfigurable instrument cluster display250No
Bang & Olufsen, 705W, 14 speakers (with subwoofer)350No
Auto-dimming driver-side mirror75No
Auto-dimming headlights200Yes
Power-folding mirrors50No
Lane departure warning200Yes
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed700Yes
Lane departure prevention, steering-based200Yes
Power recliner, passenger seat100No
Power fore-aft adjuster, passenger seat100No
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, passenger seat150No
Power height adjuster, passenger seat50No
Power tilt adjuster, passenger seat50No
225/40HR18 tires400No
Telematics service, such as OnStar200No
Handwriting recognition200No
Remote app25No
Speed limit information0No
Apple CarPlay support100Yes
Android Auto support100Yes
4G LTE connectivity0No
Auto-dimming rearview mirror150Yes
Obstacle detection, front150No
Obstacle detection, rear250No
Additional chrome trim0No
Aluminum trim100No
Blind spot warning system200Yes
Cross-traffic warning, rear100Yes
Body kit0No
Sport front fascia (optional)0No
Sport rear fascia, e.g. diffuser (optional)0No
Proximity key250Yes
Interior ambient lighting150No
Navigation system600No
DVD-compatible player0No
Voice control for nav and audio100No
Media drive15No
Traffic + travel information25No
In-vehicle Internet150No
Wi-Fi hotspot50No
Total Requested280042%
Total Not Requested389058%

Option Package Details
Mazda Mazda3 Premium

Auto-dimming rearview mirror
Auto-dimming rearview mirror150Yes
Universal garage door opener100Yes
Total Requested250100%
Total Not Requested00%

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