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Zip Code: 07095
2014 Volkswagen GTI
2014 Mazda Mazda3
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CarsDirect Price
N/A N/A $17,190
Fuel Economy City
18.0 mpg 21.0 mpg 29.0 mpg
Fuel Economy Hwy
25.0 mpg 31.0 mpg 41.0 mpg
Star Rating
6-spd man w/OD 6-spd man w/OD 6-spd man w/OD
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
36/36,000 36/36,000 36/36,000
Seating Capacity
5 occupants
5 occupants
5 occupants
SIRIUS-ready AM/FM/Satellite-capable, clock, seek-scan SiriusXM AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan AM/FM, seek-scan
MP3 Player
MP3 decoder MP3 decoder MP3 decoder
Cruise Control
with steering wheel controls cruise control N/A
Cup Holder
front and rear front and rear front and rear
1-Touch Open
driver front and rear driver
Air Filter
air filter air filter air filter
integrated roof window grid diversity window grid
Auxiliary Visors
N/A N/A dual
Cargo Concealed Storage
N/A cargo concealed storage N/A
Cargo Cover
rigid rigid N/A
Cargo Floor Trim
carpeted carpeted carpeted
Cargo Light
cargo light cargo light cargo light
Cargo Tie Downs
cargo tie downs cargo tie downs N/A
Check Control
N/A redundant digital speedometer N/A
Climate Control
automatic air conditioning Climatic N/A
N/A in-dash in-dash
N/A compass N/A
Dome Light
fade fade fade
Door Bins
dual dual dual
Door Locks
power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock
Driver Foot Rest
driver foot rest driver foot rest driver foot rest
Exterior Temperature
exterior temperature exterior temperature exterior temperature
Floor Console
full full full
Front Air Conditioning
N/A Climatic manual manual
Front Windows
power power power
Front Windshield Wipers
variable intermittent variable intermittent variable intermittent
Glove Box
locking locking glove box
Heated Front Wipers
N/A jets N/A
Instrument Display
analog analog digital/analog
Instrument Panel Storage
bin covered bin bin
Lighter Elements
front N/A N/A
Overhead Console
N/A mini with storage N/A
Power Outlets
2 2 2
Quarter Vent Rear Windows
power N/A N/A
Radio Steering Wheel Controls
radio steering wheel controls radio steering wheel controls N/A
Radio Theft Deterrent
N/A radio theft deterrent N/A
Reading Lights
front front & rear N/A
Rear Child Safety Door Locks
rear child safety door locks rear child safety door locks rear child safety door locks
Rear Defroster
rear defroster rear defroster rear defroster
Rear Door Bins
rear door bins rear door bins N/A
Rear Heat Ducts
underseat ducts underseat ducts underseat ducts
Rear Windows
power power power
Rear Windshield Wiper
fixed interval fixed interval N/A
Rearview Mirror
day-night day-night day-night
Refrigerated Box
N/A glovebox N/A
Remote Fuel Flap Release
mechanical power mechanical
Remote Keyless Entry
keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors)
Retained Accessory Power
N/A retained accessory power retained accessory power
Seatback Storage
1 2 1
Smokers Package
ashtray N/A N/A
6 8 4
Steering Wheel
telescopic tilt telescopic tilt sport telescopic tilt
Steering Wheel Material
leather/piano black leather N/A
N/A express open/close N/A
Systems Monitor
N/A systems monitor N/A
tachometer tachometer tachometer
Tinted Windows
light light light
Trip Computer
N/A trip computer trip computer
Trip Odometer
trip odometer trip odometer trip odometer
Trunk/Hatch/Door Release
N/A power mechanical
Trunk Lid Trim
plastic plastic carpet
Vanity Mirrors
dual illuminated dual illuminated N/A
Water Temp Gauge
engine temperature gauge engine temperature gauge N/A
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Seating Capacity
5 occupants
5 occupants
5 occupants
Seat Trim
premium cloth leather cloth
Rear Seats
60-40 bench 60-40 bench full bench
Heated Front Seats
N/A driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback N/A
Front Armrests
center w/storage center center
Front Seat Type
bucket sport bucket
Front Headrests
adjustable adjustable adjustable
Front Driver Seat Direction Controls
6-way 6-way (2-way power) 6-way
Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls
4-way 6-way (2-way power) 4-way
Rear Headrests
adjustable adjustable adjustable
Rear Armrests
center center with pass-thru N/A
Door Trim
cloth leatherette cloth
full cloth full cloth full cloth
Floor Trim
carpet carpet carpet
Floor Mats
carpeted front & rear carpeted front & rear carpeted front & rear
Dashboard Insert
piano black piano black piano black
Gear Shift Knob Trim
leather/aluminum leather/aluminum N/A
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Side Profile
Interior Profile
N/A 207 @ 1800-5000 168 @ 4000
N/A 200 @ 5100-6000 167 @ 6000
2.3L I-4 263 HP 2.0L I-4 200 HP 2.0L I-4 155 HP
6-spd man w/OD 6-spd man w/OD 6-spd man w/OD
Fuel Tank
14.5 gal. 14.5 gal. 13.2 gal.
307 miles 370 miles 454 miles
Drive Type
front-wheel front-wheel front-wheel
90 amp 120 amp 100 amp
Axle Ratio
3.94 3.94 3.85
with run down protection 480 amp with run down protection with run down protection
stainless steel with chrome tailpipe finish stainless steel with polished tailpipe finish stainless steel
Limited Slip Differential
limited slip differential brake actuated N/A
Traction Control
driveline ABS & driveline ABS & driveline
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Electronic Stability
stability control electronic stability electronic stability
18.0 " silver aluminum 18.0 " gray aluminum 16.0 " steel
Front Suspension
strut strut strut
Rear Suspension
multi-link independent multi-link independent multi-link
4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc
sport sport N/A
Front Anti-Roll Bar
front anti-roll bar front anti-roll bar front anti-roll bar
Front Springs
coil coil coil
Front Shocks
gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Rear Anti-Roll Bar
rear anti-roll bar rear anti-roll bar rear anti-roll bar
Rear Springs
coil coil coil
Rear Shocks
gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
rack & pinion rack & pinion rack & pinion
Steering Cooler
steering cooler N/A N/A
Vented Disc Brakes
front front front
Front Tires
P215/45YR18.0BSW performance P225/40HR18.0BSW performance AS P205/60HR16.0BSW AS
Spare Tire and Wheel
compact steel full-size steel compact steel
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Door Count
4 doors 4 doors 4 doors
Maximum Cargo Volume
43.4 cu.ft. 46.0 cu.ft. 12.4 cu.ft.
Exterior Width
69.5 " 70.0 " 70.7 "
Front Headroom
39.1 " 39.3 " 38.6 "
Rear Legroom
36.3 " 35.5 " 35.8 "
Curb Weight
3,153 lbs. 3,113 lbs. 2,781 lbs.
Drag Coefficient
.32 .32 .26
Exterior Height
57.7 " 57.8 " 57.3 "
Exterior Length
176.8 " 165.9 " 180.3 "
Front Hiproom
53.8 " N/A 55.5 "
Front Legroom
41.1 " 41.2 " 42.2 "
Front Shoulder Room
54.9 " 54.7 " 57.2 "
Front Tread
60 " 60 " 61 "
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating
N/A 4,256 lbs. N/A
Interior Cargo Volume
16.5 cu.ft. 15.2 cu.ft. 12.4 cu.ft.
Interior Cargo Volume w/Seats Folded
43.4 cu.ft. 46.0 cu.ft. N/A
Passenger Volume
95 cu.ft. 93 cu.ft. 96 cu.ft.
N/A 997 lbs. N/A
Rear Headroom
38.4 " 38.5 " 37.6 "
Rear Hiproom
52.5 " N/A 53.5 "
Rear Shoulder Room
54.0 " 52.8 " 54.4 "
Rear Tread
60 " 60 " 61 "
Turning Radius
18.1 ' 17.9 ' 17.4 '
104 " 102 " 106 "
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Rear Spoiler
wing lip N/A
body-colored body-colored body-colored
Grille Moldings
body-colored black black w/chrome accents
clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone
Exterior Mirrors
dual power remote dual power remote heated dual power remote
Bodyside Moldings
body-colored N/A N/A
Rocker Panel Extensions
rocker panel extensions N/A N/A
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Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS)
4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS) 4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS) 4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)
Daytime Running Lights
N/A daytime running lights daytime running lights
Front Impact Airbags
driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger
Panic Alarm
panic alarm panic alarm panic alarm
Security System
N/A security system N/A
Safety Rating - Frontal
Driver N/A
Passenger N/A
Driver N/A
Passenger N/A
Safety Rating - Side
Front Seat N/A
Rear Seat N/A
Front Seat N/A
Rear Seat N/A
Front Seat
Rear Seat
Center High Mounted Stop Light
center high mounted stop light center high mounted stop light center high mounted stop light
Driver Side Impact Airbags
seat mounted seat mounted seat mounted
Ignition Disable
immobilizer Immobilizer III immobilizer
Occupancy Sensor
occupancy sensor occupancy sensor occupancy sensor
Overhead Airbag
curtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbags Side Curtain Protections curtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbags
Passenger Side Impact Airbag
seat mounted seat mounted seat mounted
Seatbelt Pretensioners
front front front
Side Impact Bars
side impact beams side impact beams side impact beams
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Accessories Months/Miles
36/36,000 N/A 36/36,000
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
36/36,000 36/36,000 36/36,000
Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles
60/unlimited 144/unlimited 60/unlimited
Maintenance Months/Miles
N/A 24/24,000 N/A
Major Components Months/Miles
60/60,000 60/60,000 60/60,000
Roadside Assistance Months/Miles
36/36,000 36/36,000 36/36,000
$21,286 $28,507 $16,474
$22,740 $29,695 $17,740
CarsDirect Price
N/A N/A $17,190
Cash Rebates
N/A N/A $500
Est. Monthly Payments
N/A N/A $281
Used Starting Price
Average Cost to Fill Tank
$55 $55 $50