2018 Ford Focus vs 2018 Mazda3

2018 Ford Focus vs 2018 Mazda3

All you need to do is look at our online inventory to see how much we love the 2018 Ford Focus lineup here at Akins Ford near Atlanta, GA. That’s because we routinely carry well over 100 new Ford Focus models at any given time. In fact, it’s often closer to 150 than it is to 100. Part of the reasoning behind that is we love the new Focus lineup as much as everyone who shops at Akins Ford does. But another big part of that reasoning is that the 2018 Focus lineup features a wide array of diverse sedan and hatchback trim levels to choose from, and we want to make sure we have the new Focus model that perfectly fits your needs.

But before you come to Akins Ford to pick out your new Ford Focus, you need to come to the realization that a new Ford Focus Sedan or Hatchback is what you want to purchase. And we’re going to help you come to that realization with this 2018 Ford Focus versus 2018 Mazda3 head-to-head model comparison, in which you’ll see exactly why the 2018 Focus is the perfect choice for anyone looking to purchase a new sedan or hatchback.

2018 Ford Focus


2018 Mazda3

3 Number of Engine Choices 2
160 HP and 146 lb-ft. Standard Horsepower and Torque 155 HP and 150 lb-ft.
252 HP and 270 lb-ft. Max Horsepower and Torque 184 HP and 185 lb-ft.
30/42 MPG Max City/Highway Gas Mileage 28/37 MPG

2018 Ford Focus Lineup Features More Engine Variety, More Standard Power, More Max Power and Better Gas Mileage than the 2018 Mazda3 Lineup

When you have a trim level lineup as diverse as the one for the 2018 Ford Focus lineup, you know you’re going to have an equally diverse engine lineup. And that’s exactly the case for the new Ford Focus lineup, as it features a standard engine that perfectly combines power and fuel efficiency, an available engine that’s more fuel efficient than anything we’ve seen in a comparable model, and another available engine that’s more powerful and fun to drive than anything in its segment. The 2018 Mazda3 lineup, on the other hand, features an engine lineup that’s made up of only two engines, both of which are quite bland compared to what’s offered by the 2018 Focus lineup.

So, let’s check out some specifics. The standard engine of the new Focus lineup offers 160 horsepower and 146 pound-feet of torque. Its most powerful engine offers 252 horsepower and 270 pound-feet of torque. And its most fuel efficient engine gets 30 city MPG and 42 highway MPG. The standard engine of the new Mazda3 lineup offers 155 horsepower and 150 pound-feet of torque. Its most powerful engine offers 184 horsepower and 185 pound-feet of torque. And its most fuel efficient engine gets 28 city MPG and 37 highway MPG.

For more on the 2018 Ford Focus lineup, please contact our friendly Akins Ford staff near Atlanta, GA.