/2019 Volkswagen Golf vs 2019 Mazda3 Hatchback
2019 Volkswagen Golf vs 2019 Mazda3 Hatchback
A leading choice for the compact hatchback segment is the 2019 Volkswagen Golf, with its eye-catching styling, quick acceleration, high fuel economy, versatile cargo area, and generous warranty coverage. View this 2019 Volkswagen Golf vs 2019 Mazda3 Hatchback comparison to see how the Golf outshines the compact hatchback competition.
The 2019 VW Golf is the more affordable choice, with a base MSRP of $21,845, compared to $23,600 for the 2019 Mazda3 Hatchback. The Golf also offers excellent value with its wide array of standard and available premium features. This includes aluminum-alloy wheels, LED daytime running lights and taillights, a panoramic tilt-and-slide sunroof, heated front seats, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto smartphone integration, and driving assistance features like Adaptive Cruise Control, the Lane Keeping System, and Autonomous Emergency Braking.
The VW Golf delivers excellent performance with its 1.4-liter four-cylinder TSI engine, which generates 147 horsepower and 184 lb-ft of torque. The Golf is also quite efficient, with an estimated highway fuel economy of 37 mpg, compared to 35 mpg for the Mazda3 Hatchback. And when you’re going on your fun-filled driving excursions, you’ll have plenty of space to load up your gear in the VW Golf, with a maximum cargo capacity of 53.7 cu-ft, compared to 47.1 cu-ft for the Mazda3 Hatchback.
The 2019 Golf offers the far superior warranty coverage, with the backing of a 6-years/72,000-miles bumper-to-bumper Limited Warranty. The 2019 Mazda3 Hatchback has a 3-years/36,000-miles basic warranty and a 5-years/60,000-miles powertrain warranty.
Here at Pacific Volkswagen, we invite Los Angeles-area compact hatchback shoppers to get behind the wheel of the 2019 VW Golf!