SUV is ruling vehicle market nowadays and many customers that are currently looking for a new car doesn’t think twice to make SUV their choice. There are so many SUVs in the market nowadays and each and every one of them offers excellent features that definitely will give you hard time choosing the best one. But there are two SUVs that stand out among the crowds and even often dubbed as the best SUV in 2016. They are 2017 Jaguar F-Pace and 2017 Mazda CX3. Here is the brief comparison between the two cars.
2017 Jaguar F-Pace
Dubbed as 2016 Women’s World Car of The Year, Jaguar F-Pace is the car you want if you love graceful design and terrific driving experience. F-Pace is Jaguar’s first attempt in luxury crossover SUV class and people have loved it since the very first time it hit the news.
Six types of engine is offered with power output ranging from 180 HP to 380 HP. The base model is powered by 132 kW 2.0 L turbocharged diesel engine and if you prefer petrol, a 280 kW 3.0 L supercharged petrol engine is also available. All-wheel drive is standard in all models. Besides its pretty impressive powertrain, customers are also amazed by its 650 L boot capacity which is one of the largest in the class.
2017 Mazda CX3
This car comes with more humble specifications compared to F-Pace. However, it has been selling like a hot cake since its first market launch in July this year. This car comes with three different trim levels, Sport, Touring and Grand Touring. All trims are powered with 2.0 L SKYACTIV 4-cylinder DOHC engine that delivers 146 HP and 146 pound feet of torque. Power is sent to the front wheels via a 6-speed automatic transmission. AWD option is also available for additional $1,250.
In this car, it is the additional features that will distinguish each level trim. If you opt for the highest-end Grand Touring model, you will get some great features such as Lux Suede seats, LED adaptive headlights and automatic climate control.
So, have you found the one you like after reading this comparison car? Both are good even though it is clear that Jaguar F-Pace offers more features, power and engine options. It is to be expected since with around $40,000 for the base model, F-Pace is more expensive than CX3. So, if you look for cheaper SUV with on-point features, CX3 that starts at around $20,000 might be the best option for you.