2016 Honda Fit EX vs 2016 Mazda3 i Sport
2016 Honda Fit EX 2016 Mazda3 i Sport
*$17,800 Starting MSRP $18,545
**32 mpg City Fuel Economy 30 mpg
HondaLink Infotainment Mazda Connect
99.6 inches Wheelbase 106.3 inches

2016 Honda Fit EX vs 2016 Mazda3 i Sport

2016 Honda Fit EX Side View

There are many reasons why new car shoppers consider buying a compact car. These vehicles are extremely fuel efficient, but also provide some performance specs. They are also smaller, which makes them easier to maneuver in bigger cities like Denver. And finally, they do all this while still coming equipped with the best technologies that that their manufacturer offers. Two vehicles that do all of these quite well can be found right here in the 2016 Honda Fit EX vs 2016 Mazda3 i Sport comparison.

From a bird’s eye view, both the 2016 Honda Fit EX and the 2016 Mazda3 i Sport have quite a bit in common. They both offer a fantastic infotainment system that will allow drivers to easily access functions such as making phone calls, sending messages, accessing apps, and streaming music, all while safely operating the vehicle. They also both have a similar starting MSRP, however, as you can see, the 2016 Honda Fit EX does have a slightly lower price there.

2016 Honda Fit EX Better for City Driving

One area that you will find a drastic difference in the 2016 Honda Fit EX vs 2016 Mazda3 i Sport comparison is in how the two vehicles handle in the city. First there is the fuel economy. As you can see, the 2016 Honda Fit EX get you two mpg more than the 2016 Mazda3 i Sport will. While the Mazda3 does have slightly more horsepower than the Fit EX, it shouldn’t be enough make that big of a difference.

Another reason that the 2016 Honda Fit EX is the better city option is because of its size. The vehicle has a shorter wheelbase and overall length, which allows it to be a bit more agile than the Mazda3. It will also the vehicle to sneak into some tighter spots than what they could in the Mazda.

If you have any questions about the 2016 Honda Fit EX vs 2016 Mazda3 i Sport comparison, please get in touch with one of our Planet Honda sales team members.

*MSRP excluding tax, license, registration, $835.00 destination charge and options. Dealer prices may vary.

**29 city/37 highway/32 combined mpg rating for LX and EX 6MT models. 33 city/41 highway/36 combined mpg rating for LX CVT model. 32 city/38 highway/35 combined mpg rating for EX and EX-L CVT models. Based on 2016 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions and other factors.

2016 Honda Fit EX Front Grille