2017 Mazda3 Sport vs Touring vs Grand Touring
The Mazda3 is the smallest sedan offered by Mazda and for the new model year the 2017 Mazda3 receives a variety of updates including restyled front and rear fascias, a new steering wheel, updated dashboard design, added standard equipment, and new G-Vectoring Control which improves handling. The 2017 Mazda3 also has three trim levels and here we discuss the differences between the various options in this 2017 Mazda3 Sport vs Touring vs Grand Touring comparison.
Choosing a new model is half of the work, once you know what model is the right fit you then have to choose what trim or grade level of that specific vehicle you want. For the most part, the differences can include powertrain options, standard features and sometimes design changes. It is important to know what model has the features and elements you want in a vehicle and the Mazda3 offers different standard features and standard engines depending on the model.
|2017 Mazda3 Sport||2017 Mazda3 Touring||2017 Mazda3 Grand Touring|
|Cloth-Trimmed Sport Seats||Leatherette-Trimmed Sport Seats||Leather-Trimmed Sport Seats|
|Push Button Start||Advanced Keyless Entry||Active Driving Display|
|2.0-Liter Four-Cylinder||2.0-Liter Four-Cylinder||2.5-Liter Four-Cylinder|
Differences Between the 2017 Mazda3's Trim Levels
Of course, the most obvious difference is the price associated with each Mazda3 model. The Mazda3 Sport is the base model and therefore has the lowest price tag while the Mazda3 Grand Touring is the trim topping model and has the highest price tag when compared to the three Mazda3 trim levels. The 2017 Mazda3 Sport and 2017 Mazda3 Touring are powered by the same 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine that produces 155 horsepower and 150 pound-feet of torque. The 2017 Mazda3 Grand Touring is the only model powered by the 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine with 184 horsepower and 185 pound-feet of torque. Fuel economy across the board is impressive though the 2.5-liter engine offers the lowest combined mpg at 28 while the 2.0-liter has 32 combined mpg.
Another main difference between the three available Mazda3 models includes the standard features. Each model offers an impressive and long list of standard equipment but personal preference will be the determining factor on what model is the right fit. Contact us at Hall Mazda to learn more about the 2017 Mazda3 and to get more information on what features are available on each model. Schedule a test drive today in Brookfield, WI and try out each model to see what one just feels right.