2018 Mazda3 Touring vs 2018 Mazda3 Grand Touring

2018 Mazda3 Touring and Grand Touring models positioned next to each other in comparison image

We count ourselves very lucky to be able to provide the residents of the Milwaukee area with vehicles that are as innovative, efficient and fun as the 2018 Mazda3. Whether you’re looking for a high-performing sedan or hatchback model, the Mazda3 is dressed to impress throughout all its various trim levels. We’re taking a look at the two highest-end Mazda3 models today, in the form of its Touring and Grand Touring trims.

For starters, both of these vehicles have much in the way of performance under the hood and ample space throughout the cabin – you’ll be treated to a 184-horsepower 2.5-liter SKYACTIV®-G Inline 4 engine on each, which is able to achieve up to 36 highway miles per gallon. Plus, with seating for five passengers in each, the 2018 Mazda3 is both comfortable and functional. Its Touring and Grand Touring trims do have some key differences, however – join Hall Cars today to see what each has in store!

2018 Mazda3 Touring 


2018 Mazda3 Grand Touring 

Yes MAZDA CONNECT™ infotainment?   Yes
Yes Advanced Blind Spot Monitoring?  Yes
No Full-Color Active Driving Display?  Yes
No Bose® 9-Speaker Surround Sound System?   Yes

Test drive the 2018 Mazda3 in Brookfield WI

The 2018 Mazda3 Touring and Grand Touring both have much to offer, but the Grand Touring is your best bet if you’re looking for a bit more convenience and comfort – this is because it offers a power-sliding glass moonroof and leather-trimmed sport seats, neither of which are present on the Touring. However, each Mazda3 model brings some of the best performance in the industry to the table, in the form of SKYACTIV-VEHICLE DYNAMICS with G-Vectoring Control and a SKYACTIV®-Drive 6-speed automatic transmission. Plus, both Mazda3 trims bring the following i-ACTIVSENSE driver assistance innovations into the fold, all of which are at the top of their class:

  • High Beam Control
  • Rear Cross Traffic Alert
  • Lane Departure Warning System
  • Lane-Keep Assist
  • Adaptive Front-Lighting System
  • Smart City Brake Support
  • Mazda Radar Cruise Control
  • Many more!

Best of all, for respective starting prices of $21,140 and $24,195 for the 2018 Mazda3 Touring and Grand Touring 4-door models, you can get behind the wheel in a more affordable fashion than most other competitors can tout. If you’d like to learn more about the 2018 Mazda3 family, be sure to contact Hall Cars today – we’re happy to show you all the info that we know!