2018 Mazda3 Hatchback vs 2019 Mazda CX-3

Does the Mazda3 Hatchback or Mazda CX-3 SUV Have More Cargo Space?

2018 Mazda3 Hatchback vs 2019 Mazda CX-3 Cargo Capacity

The Mazda CX-3 subcompact SUV offers drivers a lean build with handling reminiscent of a sedan but with the cargo space of an SUV. With this build, the Mazda CX-3 has far more cargo space than the standard Mazda3 and Mazda6 sedans. However, the Mazda3 has an optional hatchback build which offers a great deal of additional cargo space.

So, which compact Mazda model has the most amount of cargo space? Would that be the 2018 Mazda3 hatchback or the 2019 Mazda CX-3 SUV?


2018 Mazda3 vs 2018 Mazda6


Mazda3 Hatchback and Mazda CX-3 Initial Cargo Capacity

The initial cargo capacity is the amount of cargo space available when all seats are in place. The 2018 Mazda3 has 20 ft3 of initial cargo capacity. Meanwhile, the 2019 Mazda CX-3 has 12.4 ft3 of initial cargo capacity.

Mazda3 Hatchback and Mazda CX-3 Maximum Cargo Capacity

Next up is maximum cargo capacity. The maximum cargo capacity is the maximum amount of cargo space available. Therefore, this is how much more cargo space is available when extra seating is removed/folded down.

The maximum cargo capacity for the 2018 Mazda3 is 47.1 ft3.

The maximum cargo capacity for the 2019 Mazda CX-3 is 44.5 ft3.


2019 Mazda CX-3 vs 2018 Mazda CX-3


Test Drive a Cargo-Focused Mazda Model in Scranton, PA

Want a closer inspection of the 2018 Mazda3 hatchback or the 2019 Mazda CX-3? Browse our inventory and schedule a test drive with any Mazda model that piques your interest. You can also contact us if you have any further questions. The Kelly Mazda dealership is located in Scranton, Pennsylvania within the greater area of Lackawanna County.