2018 Mazda3 5-Door vs 2018 Kia Forte5

2018 Mazda3 5-Door vs 2018 Kia Forte5

It can be hard to decide on a hatchback since there are so many choices, that's why many drivers compare various vehicles to find the one that meets their needs. Well, to help you with your comparisons, we have the 2018 Mazda3 5-Door and the 2018 Kia Forte5.

Now, both hatchbacks are very attractive and have much to offer drivers. However, there are several differences between the Mazda3 5-Door and the Forte5, which can change how the car can fit to a certain lifestyle. Looking at the chart below, you can see that the two cars differ in a few important aspects. For instance, the 2018 Mazda3 5-Door offers better fuel efficiency and more advanced features on lower trim levels.

2018 Mazda3 5-Door Sport


2018 Kia Forte5 LX

28 / 37 MPG Fuel Economy (CTY/HWY) 25 / 34 MPG
Standard Rearview Camera Not Available
Standard Forward Obstruction Warning Not Available
Optional Universal Garage Door Opener Optional

2018 Mazda3 5-Door available at Hickory Mazda

There are still plenty of features that both hatchbacks offer drivers, including dual power remote mirrors, available front fog lights, tire pressure monitoring system and 12-volt DC power outlets. However, the 2018 Mazda3 5-Door is able to offer more convenience and accommodations to drivers. Some of the notable available features with the Mazda3 5-Door include:

  • Dual-Zone Automatic Climate Control with Pollen Filter
  • MAZDA CONNECT™ Infotainment System
  • 2 USB Audio Inputs
  • Smart City Brake Support
  • Advanced Blind Spot Monitoring with Rear Cross Traffic Alert
  • Lane Departure Warning System
  • Mazda Radar Cruise Control

Overall, the 2018 Mazda3 5-Door is able to offer more to drivers and passengers alike compared to the 2018 Kia Forte5.

For more information on the 2018 Mazda3 5-Door, you can contact us online or by calling us at 833-274/7475.

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