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2002 Mazda 626
ES V6
No Data Available
2020 Toyota Corolla
L FWD
MSRP
$19,600
Invoice
$18,522
Average Price Paid
$17,520
1,025 listings nationwide

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2002 Mazda 626
ES V6
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2020 Toyota Corolla
L FWD
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Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2002 Mazda 626
ES V6
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$22,405
5 listings nationwide

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2020 Toyota Corolla
L FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$20,097
7 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2002 Mazda 626
ES V6

The 2002 Mazda 626 only saw minimal changes for the model year, including new interior and exterior color choices. This would be the last year for the 626. Though it was Mazda's top-se...

2020 Toyota Corolla
L FWD
Christian Wardlaw Test Drive Review:

If ever a car was to be described as an appliance, the Toyota Corolla was it. Cheap to buy, dependable as a sunrise, thrifty with fuel, and roomy enough for a frugal family, the Coroll...

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  • Look and Feel 8
  • Performance 7
  • Form & Function 6
  • Technology 7
  • Safety 7
  • Cost-Effectiveness 7

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2002 Mazda 626
ES V6
writes:
Dependable good car for the money.
writes:
I have a 2001 626 lx I4 like the car allot v6 would have been nice bit 4cyl will hold its own handles great
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2002 Mazda 626 ES V6Review:

A Good Family Car — A good drive to own, completely packed with all functionality and practicality. But it lacks initia...

Primary Use: Family transportation

2020 Toyota Corolla
L FWD
No User Reviews

Specs

2002 Mazda 626
ES V6
2020 Toyota Corolla
L FWD
Powertrain Continuously Variable Transmission
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
18 MPG
19 MPG
30 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
24 MPG
25 MPG
38 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 16 gal 13.2 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
165 hp @ 6,000 RPM
165 hp @ 6,000 RPM
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Torque
161 lb-ft @ 5,000 RPM
161 lb-ft @ 5,000 RPM
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Cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
9.5:1
9.5:1
10.7:1
Displacement
2,500 cc
2,500 cc
1,800 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.33 in x 2.92 in
3.33 in x 2.92 in
3.17 in x 3.48 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Optional Optional
Driver Airbag Standard Optional
Passenger Airbag Standard Optional
Front Side Airbags Optional Optional
Curtain Airbags -- Optional
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Front Driver 4 stars --
Front Passenger 5 stars --
Side Driver 3 stars --
Side Rear Passenger 3 stars --
Overall -- 5 stars
Front Crash Overall -- 5 stars
Front Crash Driver -- 5 stars
Front Crash Passenger -- 5 stars
Side Pole Driver -- 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Optional --
Leather Seats Standard --
Air Conditioning Standard Optional
CD Player Standard --
CD Changer Optional --
Cassette Player Optional --
Radio Standard Optional
Power Windows Standard Optional
Power Door Locks Standard Optional
Driver Power Seats Standard --
Passenger Power Seats Standard --
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 43.6 in 42.3 in
Back Legroom 34.6 in 41.4 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 14.2 cu ft 13.1 cu ft
Maximum Payload -- 825 lbs
Exterior
Length 187.4 in 182.3 in
Width 69.3 in 70.1 in
Height 55.1 in 56.5 in
Wheelbase 105.1 in 106.3 in

Available Options

2002 Mazda 626
ES V6
2020 Toyota Corolla
L FWD

Exterior Colors

  • Black Sand Pearl
  • Celestite Gray Metallic
  • Classic Silver Metallic
  • Super White

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