2019 Volkswagen Golf Alltrack vs 2019 Mazda CX-3

The 2019 Volkswagen Golf Alltrack offers the excellent driving characteristics and stylish and versatile design of the VW Golf, along with a spacious cargo area and impressive off-road capabilities. It’s a great car for heading out on wilderness adventures, while providing the everyday practicality for your daily commutes. See how the new Golf Alltrack favorably stacks up against the competition in this 2019 Volkswagen Golf Alltrack vs 2019 Mazda CX-3 comparison.

If you place a premium on performance, then the 2019 Golf Alltrack is the better choice. Under the hood of the Golf Alltrack is the turbocharged 1.8-liter 4-cylinder TSI engine, which delivers 168 horsepower and 199 lb-ft of torque. In comparison, the Mazda CX-3 only manages 148 horsepower and 148 lb-ft of torque. While all of the Golf Alltrack models come standard with an all-wheel drive system, the Mazda CX-3 only offers all-wheel drive for the higher trims. The off-road performance of the Golf Alltrack is also aided by its specially-tuned suspension with telescopic dampers, a high ground clearance, a special Off-Road Mode, and exterior cladding to protect the vehicle from off-road use.

2019 Volkswagen Golf Alltrack VS 2019 Mazda CX-3
168-hp/199 lb-ft Horsepower/Torque 148-hp/148 lb-ft
Standard All-Wheel Drive Available
66.5 cu-ft Max. Cargo Capacity 44.5 cu-ft
6-years/72,000-miles Bumper-to-Bumper Limited Warranty Warranty Coverage 3-years/36,000-miles Basic Warranty; 5-years/60,000-miles Powertrain Warranty

Advantages and Benefits of the 2019 VW Golf Alltrack

The 2019 VW Golf Alltrack has a roomier interior, with a total passenger volume of 94.3 cu-ft, compared to 87.6 cu-ft for the 2019 Mazda CX-3. It also offers more storage space, with a maximum cargo capacity of 66.5 cu-ft, compared to 44.5 cu-ft for the Mazda CX-3.

The 2019 VW Golf Alltrack also has the advantage for warranty coverage. It’s backed by a very generous 6-years/72,000-miles bumper-to-bumper Limited Warranty, compared to a 3-years/36,000-miles basic warranty and a 5-years/60,000-miles powertrain warranty for the 2019 Mazda CX-3.

Visit us at Capistrano Volkswagen and test drive the highly-capable 2019 VW Golf Alltrack!