2018 Ford EcoSport vs 2018 Mazda CX-3
Are you thinking about buying a compact SUV? We encourage you to take a look at the 2018 Ford EcoSport, with its pleasing driving characteristics, comfortable and spacious interior, advanced technologies, and personalization options. In this 2018 Ford EcoSport vs 2018 Mazda CX-3 comparison, we show how the new EcoSport favorably stacks up against the competition.
The EcoSport has the advantage for performance, especially with its available 2.0L Ti-VCT I-4 engine. With its direct-injection technology, the engine doles out 166 horsepower and 149 lb-ft of torque. In comparison, the 2.0L, 4-cylinder engine in the Mazda CX-3 only manages 146 horsepower and 146 lb-ft of torque. Also, the EcoSport comes with Auto Start-Stop technology for improving fuel economy when idling. And for optimum traction, the EcoSport offers the available Intelligent 4WD system.
|2018 Ford EcoSport||VS||2018 Mazda CX-3|
|149-hp||Max. Torque||146 lb-ft|
|91.1 cu-ft (2,580 L)||Passenger Volume||87.6 cu-ft (2,481 L)|
|50 cu-ft (1,416 L)||Max. Cargo Capacity||44.5 cu-ft (1,260 L)|
What are the differences between the Ford EcoSport and Mazda CX-3?
Another advantage of the EcoSport is its spacious cabin. It has a total passenger volume of 91.1 cu-ft (2,580 L), compared to 87.6 cu-ft (2,481 L) for the Mazda CX-3. The EcoSport also has more storage space, with a maximum cargo capacity of 50 cu-ft (1,416 L), compared to 44.5 cu-ft (1,260 L) for the Mazda CX-3.
The Ford EcoSport offers a wealth of advanced technologies, helping you to be well-connected and entertained on your journeys. This includes the HARMAN B&O PLAY™ Premium Audio System, the Remote Keyless Entry System, voice-activated navigation, and the choice of either the SYNC or SYNC 3 infotainment system. On the safety front, standard technologies include AdvanceTrac® with Roll Stability Control, the SOS Post-Crash Alert System, a rearview camera, and a tire pressure monitoring system.
Would you like to experience the impressive features and capabilities of the 2018 Ford EcoSport? Do you live in the Calgary-area? Take this outstanding compact SUV for a test drive at Marlborough Ford!