2018 Mazda CX-3 vs 2018 Honda HR-V

2018 cx-3 compared to 2018 hr-v

When considering a subcompact crossover SUV, it is important to know the difference between makes and models and what makes them stand out from the rest. We took the time to compare some of the basic specs of the 2018 Mazda CX-3 and the 2018 Honda HR-V.

Drivers looking for a more powerful crossover would be happy with the CX-3 as it has a bigger engine with greater horsepower and torque than the HR-V. While having a more powerful engine, the CX-3 also gets better fuel economy than the Honda HR-V in both city and highway categories.

Some other areas of the Mazda CX-3 that are impressive are the safety features and technology. To take a closer look at the comparison of the 2018 Mazda CX-3 and the 2018 Honda HR-V and to learn more about the CX-3 safety features, continue reading below.

2018 CX-3


2018 HR-V

SKYACTIV®-G 2.0-liter four-cylinder Engine 1.8-liter four-cylinder
146 hp Horsepower  141 hp
29 / 34 mpg Fuel Economy (City / Highway) 25 / 33 mpg
146 lb-ft Torque 127 lb-ft

Safety Features on the Mazda CX-3

Available in the 2018 Mazda CX-3 is the safety system i-ACTIVSENSE® that acts as a sixth sense for drivers with its radars and cameras. The i-ACTIVSENSE® system helps alert hazards before they happen to help keep you safe.

Some of the support monitoring systems to help keep drivers safe include Rear Cross Traffic Alert, Lane Departure Warning System, Advanced Blind Spot Monitoring and Distance Recognition Support. To go along with these impressive features, the CX-3 also has Smart City Brake Support which is not offered on the Honda HR-V.

The 2018 CX-3 has a lot to offer to keep its passengers comfortable and safe. If you are a driver in the Rochester area that wants to know more about the safety features found on the 2018 Mazda CX-3, stop by Rochester Mazda today for a test drive.