2020 Toyota Corolla vs. 2019 Mazda3 at Bob Smith Toyota in La Crescenta, CA 

If you’re hunting for new Toyota deals, then we have the perfect destination for you. At Bob Smith Toyota, we boast an impressive collection of new Toyota cars and SUVs, as well as dedicated dealers who are always willing to help you find the vehicle of your dreams. Our Toyota dealers will even help you make informed decisions about how our models compare to the competition. For example, we’ve been receiving a lot of questions lately about how the 2020 Toyota Corolla stacks up against the 2019 Mazda3. 

Cargo Space 

The first thing our Toyota dealers near Glendale, CA want to show you is the cargo space of each respective vehicle. Despite their compact size, both cars offer quite a bit of space, though the 2020 Toyota Corolla comes out on top. The 2019 Mazda3 sedan comes with a trunk measuring 12.4 cubic feet, while the 2020 Toyota Corolla’s trunk measures slightly larger at 13 cubic feet. Both vehicles feature split-folding rear seats for added storage, as well. When the rear seats are in use, the 2019 Mazda3’s trunk size expands to 20.2 cubic feet, while the 2020 Toyota Corolla hatchback’s trunk measures 20.8 cubic feet. Our team has also found that the 2020 Toyota Corolla comes with many more in-cabin storage spaces for all of your small items, such as wallets, sunglasses, and drinks. 


Many potential car buyers who visit our Toyota dealership at 3333 Foothill Boulevard are also interested in fuel economy. This makes sense, since so many drivers in Southern California are eco-conscious and want to save money on rising gas costs. When it comes to efficiency, the 2019 Mazda3 and 2020 Toyota Corolla are excellent options. In terms of both city and highway MPG, the 2020 Toyota Corolla narrowly edges out the competition, getting 1 MPG more in both categories. Plus, customers can opt for the 2020 Toyota Corolla Eco trim model that gets even better fuel economy.

While both cars are great for drivers in La Crescenta, CA, the 2020 Toyota Corolla comes out ahead in terms of cargo space and fuel economy. So if you’re the type of driver who loves to pack up the family and leave a smaller carbon footprint at the same time, we encourage you to come to Bob Smith Toyota and take the 2020 Toyota Corolla for a test drive. While you’re here, stop by our finance center to check out your buying and leasing options!