Car’s fight: emotional Mazda 3 and accurate Toyota Corolla

November 12, 2014 at 21:43

We will compare popular Japanese hatchbacks of golf-class: emotional Mazda 3 and accurate Toyota Corolla. The Toyota Corolla is faster than Mazda 3, it accelerates to 100 km / h in 10.2 seconds in contrast to a very low speed of Mazda3 (11seconds!). To some extent Mazda3 resides the image of a car for an active drive. In turn, Corolla is focused on calm and reasonable drivers. Mazda 3 model is well equipped. But the noise insulation of the engine compartment and wheel arches is rather weak.

Mazda 3 2007 pics

Mazda 3 2007 pictures

On versions of 2003-2004, the information display on the dashboard and front sensor airbag may break down. The stability and the handling of the car are excellent. Interior design also reflects the active orientation of the model. Many versions are very well-equipped. In this case there is a claim to the noise insulation and ergonomics of the back seats.

2007 Toyota Corolla picture

2007 Toyota Corolla image

As for Toyota, the dashboard is made of soft quality plastic. There are many different pockets, glove compartments and drawers inside. The visibility inside of the vehicle is not perfect – during lateral maneuvers a broad left front strut restricts the overview. But we need to say that the high reliability of Toyota Corolla is confirmed domestic operating experience.