2014 Ford Focus Vancouver
2014 Hyundai Sonata
The 2014 Mazda3 has been completely redesigned with refined styling, better fuel efficiency, and more features - all of which make the 2014 edition more popular than ever before.
The Mazda3 is not your typical compact car. It comes standard with a six-speed manual transmission and features a powerful engine, upscale cabin, and sporty handling. Therefore, as with most Mazda models, the 2014 Mazda3 is a tonne of fun to drive. The Mazda3 carries another brand staple - it is well designed with a beautiful aesthetic and ample interior space.
2014 Ford Focus
The 2014 Ford Focus is one of the most impressive compact cars on the market. With budget performance in mind, the Focus is a fun drive that's stylish, well-equipped, and affordable.
Physical appeal was a noticeable focal point for this year's Ford Focus. The exterior styling is unmistakably eye-catching. The interior was not an afterthought either, as it feels well-made and upscale. From inside the cabin, the ride is refined and reasonably quiet. One downside is that there isn't a tonne of leg room throughout - it can get a little tight in the back seat.
Both cars are objectively good looking, so aesthetics are a wash. It is when you get down to comparing the finer points of performance - the 2014 Mazda3 has a more responsive engine with better fuel economy, and the refinement of the interior build quality and amenities that the true winner emerges. When you really understand both vehicles you know that the champion is…
Thanks to a slick exterior, spirited performance with economical mileage, and comfortable amenities the winner of our comparison is the 2014 Mazda3