Mazda6 Car Insurance
While it’s classified as a midsize sedan, the Mazda6 is a refined, sensibly priced. It was overhauled entirely for the 2018 model year. The 2018 Mazda6 is available in five trims: Sport, Touring and Grand Touring, Grand Touring Reserve and Signature. All options come with a four-cylinder SKYACTIV engine and your choice of manual or automatic transmission.
Even the base Sport (automatic models) comes standard with some nice features. You can get cruise control, Bluetooth, voice-controlled audio, a touch-screen display, a rear-view camera and remote keyless entry.
Car and Driver have, in the past, criticized the Mazda6’s noise. However, for the 2018 model Mazda made more than seventy noise-reducing modifications to make it quieter than past models and the Honda Accord.
One area critics don’t agree is in the Mazda 6’s sportiness. Car and Driver describe the Mazda6 as lacking “playfulness and character”, but U.S. News & World Report rate the Mazda6 as “agile and fun to drive.”
The Grand Touring model adds extras such as a Bose sound system, a Mazda navigation system, automatically dimming mirrors, heated, leather-trimmed front seats, and optional Mazda Radar Cruise Control.
Mazda6 Quick Facts
- The Mazda6 is called the Atenza in China and Japan
- The Mazda6 was recalled in 2011 after it was discovered that yellow sac spiders — attracted by the smell of gasoline — were building webs in the emissions systems
- In July 2013, this Mazda 6 became the first diesel-powered car ever to win the Grand-Am Brickyard Grand Prix in Indianapolis
U.S. News and World Report ranks the Mazda6 9.8 out of 10 for its safety. Mazda was awarded 2018 Best Vehicle Brand by U.S. News & World Report for its affordability, easy to use technology and attractive designs.
The Mazda 6 gets decent gas mileage for a midsize sedan, the manual transmission and 23/31 mpg for the basic Sport model. When you compare it to the Subaru Outback, Chevrolet Impala and Ford Taurus – it sits right in the middle of the pack.
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