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Optima LX

Taurus SE

Mazda3 i SV MT 4-Door

Base Retail Price (MSRP) $16,195 $21,200 $16,945
Base Invoice Price $15,055 $19,243 $16,464
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Blue Book® Suggested Retail Value $4,259 - $4,387 $4,330 - $4,498 Not Available
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Quick Facts

Optima LX

Taurus SE

Mazda3 i SV MT 4-Door

Standard Engine 2.4L 138 hp I4 3.0L 153 hp V6 2.0L 155 hp I4
Standard Transmission

5-Speed Manual Overdrive

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4-Speed Automatic Overdrive

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6-Speed Manual Overdrive

Fuel Economy (MPG) (city/highway) 23 / 30 20 / 27 29 / 41
Horsepower 138 @ 5500 RPM 153 @ 4900 RPM 155 @ 6000 RPM
Standard Seating 5 6 5

Photos

Optima LX

Taurus SE

Mazda3 i SV MT 4-Door

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Reviews

Optima LX

Taurus SE

Mazda3 i SV MT 4-Door

MSN Expert Rating (out of 10) 7.0(read reviews) 7.0(read reviews) 8.5(read reviews)
MSN User Rating (out of 10) 9.0(read reviews) 7.9(read reviews) 8.7(read reviews)
ConsumerReports.org® (out of 100) Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated

Model Warranty

Optima LX

Taurus SE

Mazda3 i SV MT 4-Door

Basic (mo.) 60 36 36
Basic (mi.) 60,000 36,000 36,000
Powertrain (mo.) 120 36 60
Powertrain (mi.) 100,000 36,000 60,000
Rust (mo.) 60 60 60
Rust (mi.) 100,000 Unlimited Unlimited
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