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Volkswagen Golf / Rabbit / GTI vs. Mazda Mazda3 Price Comparison (MSRP)

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Volkswagen Golf / Rabbit / GTI vs. Mazda Mazda3 Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $29,095

Mazda Mazda3 Premium   
Difference: $6,475

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year20202020
ModelGolf / Rabbit / GTIMazda3
TrimGTI SEPremium
Body4dr Hatch4dr Hatch
Base Price $32,195 $27,500
All-weather floor mats 235 100
Auto-dimming rearview mirror 325 325
Cargo net 100 50
Leather seating surfaces 695  
7-speed automated manual 1,100  
Cargo mat   75
Door sill trim plates   125
All-weather floor mats 185 80
Auto-dimming rearview mirror 270 260
Cargo net 80 40
Leather seating surfaces 598  
7-speed automated manual 1,056  
Cargo mat   60
Door sill trim plates   100
Options (change) 2,455 675
Options (change) 2,189 540
Destination 920 920
Total Price $35,570 $29,095

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Volkswagen Golf / Rabbit / GTI vs. Mazda Mazda3

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Mazda Mazda3 Premium
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $7,310
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $1,691
Model Year20202020
ModelGolf / Rabbit / GTIMazda3
TrimGTI SEPremium
Body4dr Hatch4dr Hatch
Engine228hp I4186hp I4
TransmissionS7T6
DrivetrainFWDFWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)25/31 MPG26/35 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)?, 8?, 12
Tire (rear if not all the same)225/40-18215/45-18
Total Price$35,570$29,095
Adjustments for Features0-835
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$35,570$28,260

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Features Comparison: Volkswagen Golf / Rabbit / GTI vs. Mazda Mazda3

Model Year20202020
ModelGolf / Rabbit / GTIMazda3
TrimGTI SEPremium
Body4dr Hatch4dr Hatch
Transmission and Drivetrain 
7-speed automated manual$1200 
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic $1100
FWD$0$0
Accessories 
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed $1000
Cruise control$250 
Remote app$25 
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
911 assist $25
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial $200
Cross-traffic collision intervention, rear$100 
Driver drowsiness monitor $150
Following distance indicator $25
G-vectoring control $100
Knee airbag, passenger $100
Lane departure warning $200
Lane keeping assist $400
Pedestrian detection $50
Secondary collision brake assist$25 
Torque vectoring, brake-based$100 
Vehicle health reports$0 
Cargo Management 
Air-conditioned storage compartment$50 
Rear seat pass-through$100 
Climate Control and Infotainment 
Automatic climate control, front $200
CD player$125 
Dual-zone climate control $125
Heated windshield washer nozzles$15 
Larger infotainment display$0 
Mirrorlink support$0 
MP3-compatible player$50 
Rear air vents$100 
Telematics service, such as OnStar$300 
Exterior 
Body kit$0 
Painted brake calipers (optional)$0 
Sunroof $900
Sunroof, large$1100 
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Auto-dimming headlights $200
Compass$0 
Cornering lights$50 
Fog lights$125 
Head-up display (HUD) $350
Heated mirrors$25 
Interior ambient lighting$150 
Powertrain 
Limited-slip front differential$500 
Steering-wheel-mounted transmission controls $100
Seats and Interior Trim 
Door sill trim plates $100
Illuminated door sill trim plates$200 
Manual height adjuster, driver seat$50 
Manual height adjuster, passenger seat$50 
Manual lumbar adjuster, driver seat$50 
Manual lumbar adjuster, passenger seat$50 
Memory system, driver seat $200
Power fore-aft adjuster, driver seat $100
Power height adjuster, driver seat $100
Power lumbar adjuster, driver seat $100
Power recliner, passenger seat$100 
Power tilt adjuster, driver seat $100
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Electronic systems calibration selector$200 
Sport suspension (upgrade)$0 
Total Value of Features$5,090$5,925
Value of Feature Adjustments$0$835
Value of Feature Adjustments0-42

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Specifications Comparison: Volkswagen Golf / Rabbit / GTI vs. Mazda Mazda3

Model Year20202020
ModelGolf / Rabbit / GTIMazda3
Body4dr Hatch4dr Hatch
Wheelbase103.8 in107.3 in
Length167.6 in175.6 in
Width70.8 in70.7 in
Height58.2 in56.7 in
Curb Weight3,256 lb.3,082 lb.
Fuel Capacity13.2 gal.13.2 gal.
Row 1 Headroom38.4 in38.6 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room55.9 in55.7 in
Row 1 Hip Room0.0 in54.6 in
Row 1 Legroom41.2 in42.3 in
Row 2 Headroom38.1 in37.2 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room53.9 in53.4 in
Row 2 Hip Room0.0 in50.9 in
Row 2 Legroom35.6 in35.1 in
Cargo Volume,
Minimum
17.4 ft320.1 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Maximum
53.7 ft30.0 ft3

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Option Package Details
Mazda Mazda3 Premium

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

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