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Background grid Mazda 3 Hatchback 2011-2013 BMW 3 Sedan 2014-2018
Real height1 1.47 m 2 
+ 4.6 cm
1 1.424 m Real height1
+ 3.5 cm 2
2 4.46 m Real length
+ 21.1 cm 1 4.671 m Real length
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BMW 3 Series Sedan M3 2014 - 2018 Views available
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3 Series 6 F80
Sedan M3 2014 - 2018 20″
Spotted in Switzerland
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Mazda 3 5-door Hatchback  2011 - 2013 Views available
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3 2 BL
5-door Hatchback 2011 - 2013 15″
Spotted in Switzerland

Side ViewBMW 3 Series (F80) Sedan M3 2014 vs. Mazda 3 (BL) 5-door Hatchback 2011


Technical specs | BMW 3 Series (F80) Sedan M3 2014 is 21.1 cm longer and 4.6 cm lower compared to Mazda 3 (BL) 5-door Hatchback 2011. It has 3.5 cm less ground clearance and offers 65% less cargo space.4,5

281.2 cm
+17.2
Wheelbase
264 cm
467.1 cm
+21.1
Length
446 cm
187.7 cm
+12.2
Width2
175.5 cm
203.7 cm
Width incl. mirrors
-- cm
142.4 cm
Height1
147 cm
+4.6
12 cm
Ground clearance3
15.5 cm
+3.5
480 l
+42%
Cargo volume4
340 l
-- l
Cargo volume max.4,5
1360 l
1. Maximum height | 2. Width with folded mirrors | 3. Max. ground clearance | 4. Most common power unit. Possible deviation of standards. | 5. With rear seats folded down
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1908
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