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Mazda Mazda3 vs. Kia Soul Price Comparison (MSRP)

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Mazda Mazda3 vs. Kia Soul Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $28,570

Mazda Mazda3 Grand Touring   
Difference: $1,325

Lowest Total Invoice: $27,035

Mazda Mazda3 Grand Touring   
Difference: $973

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year20182018
ModelMazda3Soul
TrimGrand Touring!
Body4dr Hatch4dr Hatch
Base Price $23,895 $22,800
Base Invoice $22,862 $21,561
Premium Equipment Package 1,600  
Rear bumper protector 100  
6-speed shiftable automatic 1,050  
Door sill trim plates 125  
Interior ambient lighting 250 450
Remote start 550 425
Cargo tray 75 80
Cargo net 50 50
Tech Package   3,000
Universal garage door opener   350
Floor mats   125
Rear bumper protector, clear tape   75
Rear spoiler   395
Panoramic sunroof   1,000
Illuminated door sill trim plates   250
Premium Equipment Package 1,376  
Rear bumper protector 80  
6-speed shiftable automatic 1,002  
Door sill trim plates 100  
Interior ambient lighting 200 374
Remote start 440 353
Cargo tray 60 67
Cargo net 40 42
Tech Package   2,794
Universal garage door opener   291
Floor mats   102
Rear bumper protector, clear tape   62
Rear spoiler   327
Panoramic sunroof   932
Illuminated door sill trim plates   208
Options (change) 3,800 6,200
Options (change) 3,298 5,552
Destination 875 895
Total Price $28,570 $29,895
Total Invoice $27,035 $28,008

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Mazda Mazda3 vs. Kia Soul

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Mazda Mazda3 Grand Touring
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $2,040
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $1,650
Model Year20182018
ModelMazda3Soul
TrimGrand Touring!
Body4dr Hatch4dr Hatch
Engine184hp I4201hp I4
TransmissionT6S7
DrivetrainFWDFWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)27/36 MPG26/31 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)?, 9315, 8
Tire (rear if not all the same)215/45-18235/45-18
Total Price$28,570$29,895
Adjustments for Features-7150
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$27,855$29,895
Total Invoice$27,035$28,008
Adjustments for Features-6770
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice$26,358$28,008

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Features Comparison: Mazda Mazda3 vs. Kia Soul

Model Year20182018
ModelMazda3Soul
TrimGrand Touring!
Body4dr Hatch4dr Hatch
Transmission and Drivetrain 
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic$1100 
7-speed automated manual $1200
FWD$0$0
Accessories 
Adaptive cruise control$750 
Cruise control $250
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Active or whiplash-reducing head restraints, front seats$0 
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial$200 
Automatic braking, low-speed$200 
Following distance indicator$25 
G-vectoring control$50 
Rollover sensor $50
Temporary spare tire$150 
Vehicle health reports $0
Climate Control and Infotainment 
Android Auto support $100
Apple CarPlay support $100
CD player $125
Dual-zone climate control$125 
Interior air filter$0 
Ionizing air filtration $50
MP3-compatible player $50
Rain-sensing wipers$175 
Surround sound$250 
Variable intermittent wipers $75
Voice control for external devices $0
Exterior 
Black grille (optional)$0 
Deep-tinted rear windows $275
Panoramic sunroof $1200
Rear bumper protector$40 
Rear bumper protector, clear tape $25
Sunroof$900 
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Auto-dimming headlights$200 
Boost gauge $75
Compass $0
Digital instruments$0 
Head-up display (HUD)$350 
LED headlights, single projector or low beam only$750 
Power-folding mirrors $50
Road sign information$75 
Speaker lights $100
Steering-linked headlights$150 
Xenon HID headlights $500
Powertrain 
Steering-wheel-mounted transmission controls$100 
Seats and Interior Trim 
Door sill trim plates$100 
Heated second row seats $200
Illuminated door sill trim plates $200
Leather seating surfaces$900 
Manual lumbar adjuster, driver seat$50 
Partial leather seating sufaces $450
Power fore-aft adjuster, passenger seat $100
Power height adjuster, passenger seat $100
Power lumbar adjuster, driver seat $100
Power recliner, passenger seat $100
Power tilt adjuster, driver seat $100
Power tilt adjuster, passenger seat $100
Upholstered instrument cluster hood $50
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Electronic systems calibration selector $200
Total Value of Features$6,640$5,925
Value of Feature Adjustments$715$0
Value of Feature Adjustments-6770

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Specifications Comparison: Mazda Mazda3 vs. Kia Soul

Model Year20182018
ModelMazda3Soul
Body4dr Hatch4dr Hatch
Wheelbase106.3 in101.2 in
Length175.6 in163.0 in
Width70.7 in70.9 in
Height57.3 in63.5 in
Curb Weight3,076 lb.3,232 lb.
Fuel Capacity13.2 gal.14.2 gal.
Row 1 Headroom38.6 in39.6 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room57.2 in55.5 in
Row 1 Hip Room55.5 in53.2 in
Row 1 Legroom42.2 in40.9 in
Row 2 Headroom37.6 in39.5 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room54.4 in54.7 in
Row 2 Hip Room53.5 in49.3 in
Row 2 Legroom35.8 in39.1 in
Cargo Volume,
Minimum
20.2 ft324.2 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Maximum
47.1 ft361.3 ft3

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Option Package Details
Mazda Mazda3 Grand Touring

Premium Equipment Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Steering-wheel-mounted transmission controls100No
Steering-linked headlights150No
Adaptive cruise control500No
Heated steering wheel100Yes
Voice control for nav and audio75Yes
Traffic information25Yes
Road sign information75No
Navigation system600Yes
Universal garage door opener100Yes
Auto-dimming rearview mirror150Yes
Lane departure warning200Yes
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial200No
Forward collision warning200Yes
Following distance indicator25No
Auto-dimming headlights200No
Total Requested145054%
Total Not Requested125046%

Option Package Details
Kia Soul !

Universal garage door opener
FeatureValueRequested?
Universal garage door opener100Yes
Auto-dimming rearview mirror150Yes
Compass0No
Total Requested250100%
Total Not Requested00%
Tech Package
FeatureValueRequested?
HD radio50Yes
Speaker lights100No
Harman/Kardon, 315W, 8 speakers (with subwoofer)350No
Power recliner, driver seat100Yes
Power lumbar adjuster, driver seat100No
Power recliner, passenger seat100No
Power fore-aft adjuster, passenger seat100No
Xenon HID headlights500Yes
Power height adjuster, passenger seat100No
Power tilt adjuster, passenger seat100No
Power-folding mirrors50No
Lane departure warning200Yes
Blind spot warning system200Yes
Cross-traffic warning, rear100Yes
Forward collision warning200Yes
LED tail lights0No
Power fore-aft adjuster, driver seat100Yes
Power height adjuster, driver seat50Yes
Power tilt adjuster, driver seat100No
Navigation system600Yes
Voice control for nav and audio100Yes
Traffic information25Yes
Heated front seats200Yes
Heated second row seats200No
Heated steering wheel100Yes
Total Requested252566%
Total Not Requested130034%

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