2015 Mazda3 vs. 2015 Ford Focus

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If you’ve been wanting to try out a hatchback for your next vehicle, the Daytona Auto Mall has two excellent options waiting for you. We’re excited to bring the 2015 Mazda3 and 2015 Ford Focus to our customers in Palm Coast and Port Orange. Are you wondering how they stack up against each other? Keep reading for information about these two superior hatchback options.

Efficient and Capable

Compact cars like the2015 Ford Focus and 2015 Mazda3 make city driving fun and easy, and both of these cars still pack a significant amount of power. The 2.0L four-cylinder engine in the Mazda3 produces 155 hp and 150 lb-ft of torque while managing up to 34 mpg combined. It’s also available with a 2.5L four-cylinder that produces 184 hp and 185 lb-ft of torque.

Like the Mazda3, the Focus offers varying levels of efficiency depending on your engine choice. The 2.0L I-4 engine is flex-fuel capable to allow you to use regular gas or E85 fuel, and the 2.0L EcoBoost engine manages 252 hp while remaining efficient. There’s also a 1.0L I-3 EcoBoost engine available.

Forward-Thinking Interiors

Palm Coast drivers will find that the 2015 Mazda3 and 2015 Ford Focus are refined, comfortable, and smart on the inside. The Mazda3’s upscale materials and contemporary design inspire a feeling of European elegance, while the Ford Focus makes strides with a reimagined center stack, edgy tech features, and new seating. Other interior features in each car include:

  • 2015 Mazda3: touchscreen color display, intuitive controls, active driving display, the Mazda Connect infotainment system, steering-wheel-mounted Bluetooth controls and voice command, and more.
  • 2015 Ford Focus: MyFord Touch display, attractive driving display, available SecuriCode Keyless Entry Keypad, voice-activated SYNC technology, rearview camera, available Blind Spot Information System, and more.

Safety Comes Standard

The 2015 Focus and 2015 Mazda3 are constructed for safety and feature an impressive list of features to back that up. A rearview camera, blind-spot monitoring, and rear cross-traffic alerts come standard on the Mazda3. With the available Technology package, it’s possible to add on a lane departure warning system, forward collision warning, and Mazda’s Smart City Brake Support. The Focus provides emergency braking assist, stability control, traction control, and a post-collision safety system, to name just a few of its safety features.

Make Your Own Comparison at Daytona Auto Mall

Whether you’re a Palm Coast driver considering a 2015 Mazda3 or a Port Orange driver looking at the 2015 Ford Focus, we can help you out. Visit the Daytona Auto Mall to take a test drive.