2017 Hyundai Elantra vs 2016 Mazda 3

2017 Hyundai Elantra Specs:
  • Starting MSRP: $17,150*
  • MPG: Up to 32 city / 40 highway*
  • Available Trim Levels: SE, Eco & Limited
*Elantra Limited shown, MSRP from $22,350 & 28/37 MPG CITY/HWY
2016 Mazda3 Specs:
  • Starting MSRP: $18,895
  • MPG: Up to 30 city / 41 highway
  • Available Trim Levels: i Sport, i Touring, i Grand Touring, s Touring, s Grand Touring


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See What Pushes the 2017 Hyundai Elantra Above the Competition by Visiting Our Springfield, MA Dealership

There's plenty to love about the new 2017 Hyundai Elantra, from its modern design to the many dynamic features to its exceptional fuel efficiency. But perhaps more importantly than what the Elantra brings to the fold, is how well it compares to similar models. Find your Elantra here at our Springfield, MA Hyundai dealership serving Chicopee, Westfield and Holyoke, MA and Enfield and Hartford, CT, and learn quickly what makes it the best choice.

When trying to find the best ride, you'll want to compare our Hyundai models with competitive vehicles, all so you can find the best deal and best choice. To give you an idea of how the new 2017 Elantra stacks up, we're comparing it to the new 2016 Mazda3, a similar setup that you could argue is competitive in terms of pricing and overall style. Now as with any car, the new Elantra and Mazda3 can each be set up and configured in many ways, but for simplicity's sake, we're looking at the base-level, automatic transmission versions. When trying to find the perfect setup, you'll want to consider your trim level options, which can impact price and the variety of standard features found in each model.

2017 Hyundai Elantra vs. 2016 Mazda3 Comparison

  • Though comparable in price, the Elantra starts off at a lower cost than the Mazda3, giving you more budgetary wiggle room to add features and bump up in trim levels if you desire.
  • You can't beat the Hyundai warranty offerings. With the Elantra, you get better coverage than the Mazda3's warranty offerings. This includes a five-year / 60,000-mile basic warranty that bests the Mazda agreement, a seven-year / unlimited-miles corrosion / rust thru agreement not offered with the Mazda3, a five-year / unlimited miles roadside assistance program that's longer than the Mazda plan, and a 10-year / 100,000-miles non-transferable powertrain warranty, another agreement not offered with the Mazda3.
  • A standard CD player in the new Elantra offers you more entertainment options than the Mazda3.
  • Both the trunk / cargo space and the overall total interior for the new Elantra is larger than what's found in the new Mazda3.

There are plenty of more benefits to choosing the new Hyundai Elantra over any other comparable vehicles. And you'll want to shop for your next car here at our Springfield dealership, as we offer some of the best new Hyundai lease or loan options for you to consider. Get started and discover the benefits of the new 2017 Elantra by visiting Balise Hyundai here in Springfield today.