The horsepower is a characteristic that most of drivers take into account at first when buying a car. In this comparison it is the Mazda that has by 38 % more horsepower when compared to the Fiat Tipo. Therefore the Mazda 3 I will reach higher maximum speed. Having more horsepower the Mazda 3 I Hatchback 2.3 156HP will also give noticeably more flexiblility in specific gears.
Width of a vehicle affects room in the cabin and also stability during driving. The Mazda 3 I Hatchback 2.3 156HP is widther by 3 percent in relation to the Fiat Tipo and is not really relevant. The medium for the „small family cars” segment equals to approximately 1,703 mm and is by 3 percent larger than the same feature of the Mazda.
In the category of fuel tank capacity it is the Mazda which can hold 8 liters more fuel compared with the Fiat Tipo. The average fuel tank capacity in the C segment, which is represented by the Mazda 3 I Hatchback, is 52 l, whereas in lower middle segment (represented by the Fiat) it equals 52 liters.
Mazda has 106 mm longer wheelbase when compared to the Fiat Tipo. A longer wheelbase provides more stable and comfortable ride, especially when driving fast. It also gives more storage space. However, cars having a longer wheelbase are not as maneuverable as those with a shorter length between its axles.
The Mazda 3 I has 15 percent larger engine capacity in comparison to the Fiat Tipo 2.0 i.e. 113HP manual. As the difference is little, the Mazda 3 I should accelerate slightly faster, if other paramerters are does not play a role.
The Mazda 3 I Hatchback is 458 mm longer in comparison to the Fiat Tipo 2.0 i.e. 113HP manual. Long vehicles more of passenger space and usually provide more storage space. Although the Mazda 3 I Hatchback occurs to be better option for families or drivers who appreciate soft, smooth long-distance rides, the Fiat Tipo may be more appropriate to singles as it will not make troubles with parking and will be easier for turning in narrow streets.
If you are a tall man or you tend to carry in the trunk stuffs of big dimensions, the Mazda 3 I Hatchback, which is by 3 % higher than the Fiat Tipo 2.0 i.e. 113HP manual, would be appropriate option for you. However, compared vehicles do not differ much it the aspect of its height and it should not be much perceptible.