Mazda Protege5 vs Honda Civic Compare price, expert/user reviews, mpg, engines, safety, cargo capacity and other specs at a glance.

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2003 Mazda Protege5
4 Dr STD Wagon
No Data Available
2022 Honda Civic
EX FWD
MSRP
$24,700
Invoice
$23,423
Average Price Paid
$24,700
623 listings nationwide

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2003 Mazda Protege5
4 Dr STD Wagon
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2022 Honda Civic
EX FWD
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Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2003 Mazda Protege5
4 Dr STD Wagon
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$17,415
10 listings nationwide

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2022 Honda Civic
EX FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$25,961
9 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2003 Mazda Protege5
4 Dr STD Wagon
No Expert Reviews
2022 Honda Civic
EX FWD
Matt Smith Test Drive Review:

According to Honda, 75 percent of Civic owners return in the future to buy another one of the company’s vehicles. That represents a significant opportunity, and it makes the redesigned...

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  • Look and Feel 9
  • Performance 9
  • Form & Function 8
  • Technology 8
  • Safety 7
  • Cost-Effectiveness 5

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

2003 Mazda Protege5
4 Dr STD Wagon
185
Screen245 2003 Mazda Protege5 4 Dr STD WagonReview:

Zoom! Zoom! — This is my mothers car. She loves the look, comfort, utility, build quality, gas mileage, performanc...

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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michaelmoore 2003 Mazda Protege5 4 Dr STD WagonReview:

I Loveperfect For A Budget An Still Fun And Enjoyable — the only mechanical discomfort is the transmission reverse is where the non existent 6th gear should...

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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marswife 2003 Mazda Protege5 4 Dr STD WagonReview:

Sporty Hatchback With Cute Styling — Loved the car. With four doors and a hatch back we packed quite a few people and stuff in it at dif...

Primary Use: Commuting to work

2022 Honda Civic
EX FWD
No User Reviews

Specs

2003 Mazda Protege5
4 Dr STD Wagon
2022 Honda Civic
EX FWD
Powertrain Continuously Variable Transmission
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
22 MPG
22 MPG
33 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
28 MPG
28 MPG
42 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 14 gal 12.4 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
130 hp @ 6,000 RPM
130 hp @ 6,000 RPM
180 hp @ 6,000 RPM
Torque
135 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
135 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
177 lb-ft @ 1,700 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
--
--
10.3:1
Displacement
2,000 cc
2,000 cc
1,500 cc
Bore x Stroke
--
--
2.87 in x 3.52 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Optional Optional
Driver Airbag Optional Optional
Passenger Airbag Optional Optional
Front Side Airbags Optional Optional
Rear Side Airbags -- Optional
Curtain Airbags -- Optional
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Optional Optional
Leather Seats Optional --
Air Conditioning Optional Optional
CD Player Optional --
CD Changer Optional --
Cassette Player Optional --
Radio Optional Optional
Power Windows Optional Optional
Power Door Locks Optional Optional
Passenger Power Seats Standard --
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 42.2 in 42.3 in
Back Legroom 35.4 in 37.4 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 19.8 cu ft 14.8 cu ft
Maximum Payload 895 lbs --
Exterior
Length 170.5 in 184 in
Width 67.1 in 70.9 in
Height 57.8 in 55.7 in
Wheelbase 102.8 in 107.7 in

Available Options

2003 Mazda Protege5
4 Dr STD Wagon
2022 Honda Civic
EX FWD

Exterior Colors

  • Aegean Blue Metallic
  • Crystal Black Pearl
  • Lunar Silver Metallic
  • Meteorite Gray Metallic
  • Modern Steel Metallic
  • Morning Mist Metallic
  • Obsidian Blue Pearl
  • Platinum White Pearl
  • Rallye Red
  • Sonic Gray Pearl
  • Valencia Red Pearl

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