The 2021 Kia Forte and the 2021 Mazda3 Sedan are two of the most popular competitors that vehicle shoppers will find in the sedan segment. Wondering what the most significant differences are between the 2021 Kia Forte vs the 2021 Mazda3 Sedan? Below, we’ve compared these sedans in terms of interior space and technology feature availability.
The 2021 Kia Forte is more spacious and accommodating than the 2021 Mazda3 Sedan, both in terms of seating space and dedicated cargo space. The 2021 Kia Forte features 111.3 cubic feet of interior volume, 15.3 cubic feet of cargo capacity and 35.7 inches of rear leg room. In comparison, the 2021 Mazda3 Sedan only offers 106 cubic feet of interior volume, 13.2 cubic feet of cargo capacity and 35.1 inches of rear leg room.
2021 Kia Forte
2021 Mazda3 Sedan
|111.3 cu.ft.||Interior Volume||106.0 cu.ft.|
|15.3 cu.ft.||Cargo Capacity||13.2 cu.ft.|
|35.7 in.||Rear Leg Room||35.1 in.|
|Standard||Apple CarPlay/Android Auto||Optional|
The 2021 Kia Forte also comes standard with many technology systems, interior amenities and safety aids that drivers will appreciate. Some of the features that come standard in the 2021 Forte are optional in the 2021 Mazda3 Sedan. Apple CarPlay and Android Auto are both standard features found in the 2021 Forte but are optional in the 2021 Mazda3 Sedan
Many optional 2021 Kia Forte features are available as well. In this sedan’s higher trim levels, drivers will find available features such as selectable driving modes, push-button start, blind-spot monitoring and more.
Comfort and convenience features available for the 2021 Kia Forte include: A leather-wrapped steering wheel, keyless ignition, an overhead storage console, front and rear door pockets, a tilt and telescopic steering column, front seatback storage and more.