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Mazda 3 vs. Nissan Sentra - near Campbell River and Nanaimo


 Mazda 3 Outperforms Nissan Sentra

When you start your search for a new compact sedan there are a lot of vehicles to choose from. With so many cars on the market it can be hard to know which one is best for your specific driving needs.  we want to help all of our customers find the right vehicle so we provide the time-saving information they are looking for to make the most informed buying decision.  This comparison between the Mazda 3 vs.  Nissan Sentra will show you the differences between these two vehicle so you can decide which one has what you are looking for in your next new car.

If you are searching for a new car that offers excellent fuel economy, a great features and options list and spirited performance, the new Mazda 3 and Nissan Sentra are going to be at the top of your list.  Both vehicles offer the desired qualities you are looking for but one of them does it better than the other in many ways.

The side-by-side comparison of the Mazda 3 vs.  Nissan Sentra shows a big difference between these two vehicles when it comes to performance and fuel economy.  The Mazda 3 offers two engine options to choose from.  The standard engine under the hood of the Mazda 3 is a 2.0-liter four-cylinder that puts out 155 horsepower and is capable of delivering an EPA-estimated fuel economy rating of up to 41 highway mpg.  The optional 2.5-liter four-cylinder cranks out a powerful 184 horsepower while still providing excellent fuel efficiency.

The Nissan Sentra only offers drivers one engine choice.  A smaller and less powerful 1.8-liter four-cylinder engine gives the driver 130 horsepower and an estimated fuel economy rating of up to 36 highway mpg.  After reviewing the performance and fuel economy ratings of the Mazda 3 and Nissan Sentra, we have to choose the new Mazda 3 as the winner of this comparison.

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We are a family-run, locally owned and operated dealership in the Comox Valley on Vancouver Island specializing in new and used vehicle sales, and servicing all areas of the Comox Valley including Courtenay, Comox, Campbell River, Parksville, Nanaimo, Victoria and all of Vancouver Island.  Call us toll-free at 1-877-458-2110.

Come visit Vancouver Island's Premier pre-owned vehicle location across from Costco and Crown Isle in Courtenay, BC. We have an exceptionally large and fully reconditioned inventory with a complete 155-point inspection on every vehicle! Hundreds more on-line to choose from. We also service all makes and models with 6 service bays, including Toyota, Nissan, Honda, Ford, Dodge, Chevrolet, Chrysler, Hyundai, Jeep, Pontiac, Subaru, Kia, VW, BMW, Mercedes and so many more. Tour our welcoming facility, meet our staff and join us for a coffee!

We are the one of the busiest pre-owned vehicle dealerships on Vancouver Island. Along with our fine line of New Mazda cars and Used Mazda vehicles, we market pre-owned import and domestic brands of quality Cars, Trucks, Vans, CUV’s and SUV’s - you name it and we will find it - and can help you get into the car or truck you need, no matter your current credit situation, without hassle or delay. Let us help you!

For more than 20 years, Courtenay Mazda has been a trusted and respected used car dealer in the Comox Valley on Vancouver Island. We are dedicated to ensuring that you go far in a used car or truck, and it starts with an exclusive inventory of quality, reliable used cars and trucks, and a financing service that can provide you with guaranteed approval, help you restore your credit, and get you the best rate possible for your needs and situation.

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