2020 Mazda3 Hatchback vs 2020 Toyota Corolla Hatchback

When looking for a new car, most people look toward the sedan style. However, they should also look at the hatchback style. The biggest difference between these two styles is the cargo area. The hatchback style typically has a larger cargo area. For example, the 2020 Mazda3 Sedan has 13.2 cubic feet of space while the 2020 Mazda3 Hatchback has 20.1 cubic feet. Despite having more cargo space, the 2020 Mazda3 hatchback still has the same passenger capacity and dimensions as the sedan style.

Although this hatchback model is impressive, it does have some competition. One competitor is the 2020 Toyota Corolla Hatchback. Today, we will be comparing the 2020 Mazda3 Hatchback and the 2020 Toyota Corolla Hatchback. The Toyota Corolla Hatchback has 17.7 cubic feet of cargo space. We will be comparing starting MSRP, engine power, torque, and fuel economy.

2020 Mazda3 Hatchback


2020 Toyota Corolla Hatchback


Starting MSRP $20,290

186 hp

Engine Power 168 hp
186 lb-ft Engine Torque 151 lb-ft
26 / 35 / 30 mpg Fuel Economy (city/hwy/combined) 28 / 37 / 31 mpg


Available features of the 2020 Mazda3 Hatchback

As you can see in the chart above, the 2020 Mazda3 Hatchback has more engine power torque. On the other hand, the 2020 Toyota Corolla Hatchback has a lower starting MSRP and a better fuel economy. However, as mentioned above, the Mazda3 Hatchback has 20.1 cubic feet of cargo space which is more than the 17.1 cubic feet in the Toyota Corolla Hatchback. While you weigh the differences between these two hatchback models, here are some available features of the 2020 Mazda3 Hatchback:

  • Bose® 12-speaker premium audio system
  • Apple CarPlay®
  • Android Auto™
  • i-Activsense® safety technology
  • Bluetooth® hands-free phone and audio streaming capability

If you are interested in the 2020 Mazda3 Hatchback, check out our available inventory here at Fontana Mazda. If you would like to learn more about this model, feel free to contact us or check out our model research page.