Ford Focus Ford Focus 2017 Mazda Mazda3 Mazda Mazda3 2017

We are 107,000+ car owners sharing real-world car information.

Join Us

Ford Focus vs. Mazda Mazda3 Price Comparison (MSRP)

The sticker prices, before adjusting for remaining feature differences. Usually these are the numbers you will see on the window stickers.

Models in short supply often sell at or even above these prices.

Ford Focus vs. Mazda Mazda3 Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $24,450

Ford Focus Titanium   
Difference: $865

Lowest Total Invoice: $23,389

Ford Focus Titanium   
Difference: $666

Calculate Payments

  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year20172017
ModelFocusMazda3
TrimTitaniumGrand Touring
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Base Price $23,575 $23,145
Base Invoice $22,514 $22,144
Interior ambient lighting   250
Obstacle detection, rear   495
Remote start   550
Interior ambient lighting   200
Obstacle detection, rear   396
Remote start   440
Options (change) 0 1,295
Options (change) 0 1,036
Destination 875 875
Total Price $24,450 $25,315
Total Invoice $23,389 $24,055

The configured Ford Focus 4dr Sedan

The configured Mazda Mazda3 4dr Sedan

Even when the Ford Focus and Mazda Mazda3 are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The base sticker price of the Ford Focus Titanium trim is $23,575. The features would cost an additional $0. Including the destination charge of $875, the total price of this trim is $24,450.

The base sticker price of the Mazda Mazda3 Grand Touring trim is $23,145. The features would cost an additional $1,295. Including the destination charge of $875, the total price of this trim is $25,315.

For full details about the differences among the trims, see the Trim Comparison table.

For an apples-to-apples comparison of these trims, we subtract the value of the additional features from the total price of the trim. The feature adjusted price of the Ford Focus trims is 2. The feature adjusted price of the Mazda Mazda3 trims is 5. Based on this adjustment, the Mazda Mazda3 Grand Touring appears to be the best value.

You can change the body, engine, audio, and tires on the body configuration page. Want different features? Head over to the feature section page to choose your own features.

The configured Ford Focus 4dr Sedan

The configured Mazda Mazda3 4dr Sedan

Even when the Ford Focus and Mazda Mazda3 are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The invoice of the Ford Focus Titanium trim is $22,514. The features would cost an additional $0. Including the destination charge of $875, the total price of this trim is $23,389.

The invoice of the Mazda Mazda3 Grand Touring trim is $22,144. The features would cost an additional $1,036. Including the destination charge of $875, the total price of this trim is $24,055.

For full details about the differences among the trims, see the Trim Comparison table.

For an apples-to-apples comparison of these trims, we subtract the value of the additional features from the total price of the trim. The feature adjusted price of the Ford Focus trims is 2. The feature adjusted price of the Mazda Mazda3 trims is 4. Based on this adjustment, the Mazda Mazda3 Grand Touring appears to be the best value.

You can change the body, engine, audio, and tires on the body configuration page. Want different features? Head over to the feature section page to choose your own features.

Return to top

While we strive for accuracy, the site is not error-free, and prices can change at any time.

Dealer Price Quotes

Want to find out how much dealers are willing to discount these cars?

Request free, no-obligation Ford Focus dealer quotes or Mazda Mazda3 dealer quotes from dealers using our car quote form.

The process is easy and takes just a minute or two. You'll receive price quotes from local approved dealers within 48 hours.

TrueDelta Value Comparison: Ford Focus vs. Mazda Mazda3

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Ford Focus Titanium
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $1,145
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $934
Model Year20172017
ModelFocusMazda3
TrimTitaniumGrand Touring
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Engine160hp I4184hp I4
TransmissionS6M6
DrivetrainFWDFWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)/ MPG/ MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)355, 10?, 9
Tire (rear if not all the same)215/50-17215/45-18
Total Price$24,450$25,315
Adjustments for Features-2800
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$24,170$25,315
Total Invoice$23,389$24,055
Adjustments for Features-2680
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice$23,121$24,055

Return to top

Features Comparison: Ford Focus vs. Mazda Mazda3

Model Year20172017
ModelFocusMazda3
TrimTitaniumGrand Touring
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Transmission and Drivetrain 
6-speed automated manual$1100 
6-speed manual $150
FWD$0$0
Accessories 
Heated steering wheel$100 
Keyless entry keypad$50 
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Active or whiplash-reducing head restraints, front seats $0
Automatic braking, low-speed $200
Blind spot warning system $200
G-vectoring control $50
Knee airbag, driver$100 
Rear cross-traffic detection $100
Safety key$5 
Torque vectoring, brake-based$100 
Vehicle health reports$0 
Climate Control and Infotainment 
Android Auto support$0 
Apple CarPlay support$0 
CD player$125 
MP3-compatible player$50 
Rain-sensing wipers $175
Surround sound $250
Variable intermittent wipers$75 
Voice control for external devices$0 
Exterior 
Active grille shutters$0 
Black grille (optional) $0
Bright-finished exhaust tip(s) $50
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Compass$0 
Digital instruments $0
Head-up display (HUD) $350
Interior ambient lighting $150
Interior ambient lighting, configurable$150 
Spotter mirror(s)$50 
Seats and Interior Trim 
Manual lumbar adjuster, driver seat $50
Power lumbar adjuster, driver seat$100 
Total Value of Features$2,005$1,725
Value of Feature Adjustments$280$0
Value of Feature Adjustments-2680

Return to top

Specifications Comparison: Ford Focus vs. Mazda Mazda3

Model Year20172017
ModelFocusMazda3
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Wheelbase104.3 in106.3 in
Length178.5 in180.3 in
Width71.8 in70.7 in
Height57.7 in57.3 in
Curb Weight2,961 lb.2,900 lb.
Fuel Capacity12.4 gal.13.2 gal.
Row 1 Headroom38.3 in38.6 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room55.6 in57.2 in
Row 1 Hip Room53.9 in55.5 in
Row 1 Legroom41.9 in42.2 in
Row 2 Headroom38.0 in37.5 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room53.7 in54.4 in
Row 2 Hip Room52.7 in53.5 in
Row 2 Legroom33.2 in35.8 in
Cargo Volume13.2 ft312.4 ft3

Return to top

Was this information useful?

We're glad we could help! Share this page:

We're so sorry! Tell us how we can improve it.

See TrueDelta's information for all Sedans, Coupes, Hatchbacks, and Wagons.
See TrueDelta's information for all Ford models.