Mazda CX-3 vs. FIAT 500X

Snowflake White Pearl Mica
VS
Grigio Chiaro

Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book Value
$19,521 - $22,128
$17,934 - $20,015

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.55 / 5
22 Reviews
4.78 / 5
9 Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
146 hp
160 - 180 hp

Engine Type

Engine Type
2.0L SKYACTIV
1.4L I4 MultiAir Turbo
2.4L I4 ZERO EVAP M

Interior Features

Sun Roof

Sun Roof
Not Available
Optional

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry
Not Available
Optional

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener
Optional
Not Available

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System
Not Available
Optional

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.7 in.
41.4 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
38.4 in.
39.1 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
35 in.
34.8 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
37.2 in.
37.8 in.

MP3 Player

MP3 Player
Not Available
Optional

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio
Not Available
Optional

Navigation System

Navigation System
Optional
Not Available

Passengers

Passengers
5
5

Exterior Features

Tire Width

Tire Width

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
101.2 in.
101.2 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
34.8 ft.
36.3 ft.

Width

Width
69.6 in.
70.7 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
2809 - 2952 .lbs
2967 .lbs

Horsepower

Horsepower
146 hp
160 - 180 hp

Torque

Torque
146 ft. lbs.
175 - 184 ft. lbs.

Turbocharged

Turbocharged
Not Available
Optional

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
Not Available
Optional

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
11.9 - 12.7 gal.
12.7 gal.

Combined

Combined
28 - 33 mpg
11 - 15 mpg

City

City
27 - 29 mpg
21 mpg

Highway

Highway
32 - 34 mpg
29 mpg

Manual Mode

Manual Mode
Not Available
Optional

Safety Features

Automatic Headlights

Automatic Headlights
Not Available
Optional

Rear Parking Sensors

Rear Parking Sensors
Optional
Optional

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Mazda CX-3
FIAT 500X

Body Style

Body Style
Sport Utility
Sport Utility

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive - Front Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive - Front Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Small Sport Utility Vehicles 2WD - Small Sport Utility Vehicles 4WD
Small Station Wagon

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
5
5

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
87.6 ft³.
100.1 ft³.

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
2809 - 2952 lbs.
2967 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
29 - 31 mpg.
24 - 28 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
27 - 29 mpg.
21 - 25 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
32 - 34 mpg.
29 - 33 mpg.

Engine Type

Engine Type
Regular Unleaded I-4
Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4 - Regular Unleaded I-4

Displacement

Displacement
2.0 L/122
1.4 L/83 - 2.4 L/144

Fuel System

Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection
Sequential MPI

Trans Type

Trans Type
6
6 - 9

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD
Automatic w/OD - Manual w/OD

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.55
4.15 - 4.71

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.02
2.12 - 2.84

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.45
1.36 - 1.91

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
0.98 - 1.38

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.71
0.76 - 1.00

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.60
0.62 - 0.81

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.89
3.83 - 4.00

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
4.33
3.73 - 4.44

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
5.7 - 6.1
6.3, 7.1, 7.3

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
100
150 - 160

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Strut
Strut

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Torsion Beam
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut
Strut

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Torsion Beam
Multi-Link

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P215/60HR16
P215/55HR17, P215/60HR16, P215/60HR17

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P215/60HR16
P215/55HR17, P215/60HR16, P215/60HR17

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
Compact
Compact

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
16 X 6 - 18 X 7 in.
16 X 6.5 - 17 X 7 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
16 X 6 - 18 X 7 in.
16 X 6.5 - 17 X 7 in.

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
Compact in.
Compact in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum - Steel

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum - Steel

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Steel
Steel

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
34.8 ft.
36.3 ft.

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
4-Wheel Disc

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
4-Wheel

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Yes

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
Yes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11 - 11.6 in.
12 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11.1 in.
11 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
11.9 - 12.7 gal.
12.7 gal.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
38.4 in.
39.1 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.7 in.
41.4 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
53.5 in.
54.3 in.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
52.3 in.
53.3 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
37.2 in.
37.8 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
35 in.
34.8 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
50.4 in.
52.8 in.

Second Hip Room

Second Hip Room
49 in.
52.2 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
101.2 in.
101.2 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
69.6 in.
70.7 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
60.7 - 60.9 in.
63.1 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
60 in.
60.7 - 60.9 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
59.9 in.
60.7 - 61 in.

Min Ground Clearance

Min Ground Clearance
6.1 in.
Not Available

Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1

Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1
56.7 in.
Not Available

Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2

Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2
30.9 in.
Not Available

Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings

Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings
39.4 in.
Not Available

Cargo Volume to Seat 1

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
44.5 ft³.
39.8 ft³.

Cargo Volume to Seat 2

Cargo Volume to Seat 2
12.4 ft³.
14.1 ft³.

Cargo Volume to Seat 3

Cargo Volume to Seat 3
12.4 ft³.
14.1 ft³.

Model Group

Model Group
CX-3
500X

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Subcompact Sport Utility
Subcompact Sport Utility

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Sport Utility
Sport Utility

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
2.0
1.4 - 2.4

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
SOHC

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
aluminum - iron

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
4
4

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
4