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Mazda CX-5 vs. Mazda CX-3 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.

Mazda CX-5 vs. Mazda CX-3 Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $30,345

Mazda CX-3 Grand Touring   
Difference: $3,165

Lowest Total Invoice: $29,067

Mazda CX-3 Grand Touring   
Difference: $3,193

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Model Year20172017
ModelCX-5CX-3
TrimGrand TouringGrand Touring
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Base Price $29,395 $24,990
Base Invoice $28,558 $24,283
AWD 1,300 1,250
Cargo net 50 50
Rear bumper protector 100 100
All-weather floor mats 100 100
Door sill trim plates 125 100
Roof rails 275 300
Obstacle detection, rear 475 495
Remote start 550 550
Cargo cover 200  
i-ACTIVSENSE Package   1,170
Universal garage door opener   125
Auto-dimming rearview mirror   175
AWD 1,262 1,213
Cargo net 40 40
Rear bumper protector 80 80
All-weather floor mats 80 80
Door sill trim plates 100 80
Roof rails 220 240
Obstacle detection, rear 380 396
Remote start 440 440
Cargo cover 160  
i-ACTIVSENSE Package   1,035
Universal garage door opener   100
Auto-dimming rearview mirror   140
Options (change) 3,175 4,415
Options (change) 2,762 3,844
Destination 940 940
Total Price $33,510 $30,345
Total Invoice $32,260 $29,067

The configured Mazda CX-5 4dr SUV has a 187-horsepower 2.5L I4 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

The configured Mazda CX-3 4dr SUV has a 146-horsepower 2.0L I4 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

Even when the Mazda CX-5 and Mazda CX-3 are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The base sticker price of the Mazda CX-5 Grand Touring trim is $29,395. The features would cost an additional $3,175. Including the destination charge of $940, the total price of this trim is $33,510.

The base sticker price of the Mazda CX-3 Grand Touring trim is $24,990. The features would cost an additional $4,415. Including the destination charge of $940, the total price of this trim is $30,345.

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 Mazda CX-5 trims is 3. The feature adjusted price of the Mazda CX-3 trims is 0. Based on this adjustment, the Mazda CX-3 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 Mazda CX-5 4dr SUV has a 187-horsepower 2.5L I4 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

The configured Mazda CX-3 4dr SUV has a 146-horsepower 2.0L I4 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

Even when the Mazda CX-5 and Mazda CX-3 are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The invoice of the Mazda CX-5 Grand Touring trim is $28,558. The features would cost an additional $2,762. Including the destination charge of $940, the total price of this trim is $32,260.

The invoice of the Mazda CX-3 Grand Touring trim is $24,283. The features would cost an additional $3,844. Including the destination charge of $940, the total price of this trim is $29,067.

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 Mazda CX-5 trims is 3. The feature adjusted price of the Mazda CX-3 trims is 9. Based on this adjustment, the Mazda CX-3 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.

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Mazda CX-5 vs. Mazda CX-3

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Mazda CX-3 Grand Touring
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $1,565
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $1,653
Model Year20172017
ModelCX-5CX-3
TrimGrand TouringGrand Touring
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Engine187hp I4146hp I4
TransmissionT6T6
DrivetrainAWDAWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)23/29 MPG27/32 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)?, 10?, 7
Tire (rear if not all the same)225/55-19215/50-18
Total Price$33,510$30,345
Adjustments for Features-1,6000
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$31,910$30,345
Total Invoice$32,260$29,067
Adjustments for Features-1,5400
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice$30,720$29,067

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Features Comparison: Mazda CX-5 vs. Mazda CX-3

Model Year20172017
ModelCX-5CX-3
TrimGrand TouringGrand Touring
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Transmission and Drivetrain 
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic$1100$1100
AWD$1700$1700
Accessories 
Adaptive cruise control $750
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed$1000 
Power liftgate$350 
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
G-vectoring control$50 
Lane departure prevention system, steering-based$200 
Climate Control and Infotainment 
CD player $125
Dual-zone climate control$125 
MP3-compatible player $50
Rear air vents$100 
Surround sound$250 
Exterior 
Deep-tinted rear windows$275 
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Compass $0
Head-up display (HUD) $350
Powertrain 
Steering-wheel-mounted transmission controls $100
Seats and Interior Trim 
Center armrest(s), second row$50 
Manual height adjuster, driver seat $50
Manual height adjuster, passenger seat$50 
Manual recliner, second row seats$75 
Power fore-aft adjuster, driver seat$100 
Power height adjuster, driver seat$100 
Power lumbar adjuster, driver seat$100 
Power recliner, driver seat$100 
Power tilt adjuster, driver seat$100 
Synthetic suede inserts in leather seating surfaces $0
Total Value of Features$5,825$4,225
Value of Feature Adjustments$1,600$0
Value of Feature Adjustments-1,5400

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Specifications Comparison: Mazda CX-5 vs. Mazda CX-3

Model Year20172017
ModelCX-5CX-3
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Wheelbase106.2 in101.2 in
Length179.1 in168.3 in
Width72.5 in69.6 in
Height65.3 in60.7 in
Curb Weight3,655 lb.2,952 lb.
Fuel Capacity14.8 gal.12.7 gal.
Row 1 Headroom39.7 in38.4 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room57.1 in53.5 in
Row 1 Hip Room55.2 in52.3 in
Row 1 Legroom41.0 in41.7 in
Row 2 Headroom39.0 in37.2 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room54.8 in50.4 in
Row 2 Hip Room55.3 in49.0 in
Row 2 Legroom39.6 in35.0 in
Cargo Volume,
Minimum
30.9 ft312.4 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Maximum
59.6 ft344.5 ft3

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Option Package Details
Mazda CX-3 Grand Touring

Auto-dimming rearview mirror
FeatureValueRequested?
Auto-dimming rearview mirror150Yes
Compass0No
Total Requested150100%
Total Not Requested00%
i-ACTIVSENSE Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Rain-sensing wipers100Yes
Automatic headlights100Yes
Adaptive cruise control500Yes
Auto-dimming headlights200Yes
Lane departure warning system200Yes
Automatic braking, low-speed200Yes
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial200Yes
Forward collision warning200Yes
Following distance indicator25Yes
Total Requested1725100%
Total Not Requested00%

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