2019 Mazda6 Overview
The new Mazda6 boasts refined good looks, luxurious interior amenities, intelligent driver-assist technology and plenty of power. Here’s a breakdown of this large sedan’s finest features.
What’s new on the 2019 Mazda6?
While the 2018 and 2019 Mazda6 may look similar on the outside, the 2019 model packs more of a punch. Under the hood, you’ll find the turbocharged 2.5-liter inline-four engine that delivers 250 horsepower and 310 lb-ft of torque — quite a step up from the 2018 model’s still-respectable 227 horsepower. The 2019 model also boasts smartphone integration and newly available driver-assist technologies, including a 360-Degree Monitor, Adaptive Cruise Control, Lane Departure Warning, and Full-Speed Emergency Braking. Plus, SKYACTIV-VEHICLE DYNAMICS with G-Vectoring Control now comes standard on every Mazda6.
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Aside from its refined exterior styling and sculpted front fascia, the Mazda6 comes standard with premium exterior features like rain sensing variable-intermittent windshield wipers, auto-leveling LED
Inside its streamlined, elegant cabin, the Mazda6 comes standard with dual-zone automatic climate control, a pollen filter, a leather-wrapped steering wheel, and a leather-wrapped gear selector. Higher trims include a power sliding-glass moonroof, heated and ventilated front seats, heated rear seats — alongside stylish touches like Nappa leather-trimmed sport seats and Sen Wood trim.
Performance and efficiency
The Mazda6 lets you choose between two engines — the SKYACTIV®-G 2.5-liter four-cylinder and the turbocharged SKYACTIV®-G 2.5-liter four-cylinder. Both come paired with the SKYACTIV®-Drive six-speed automatic transmission with modes for manual shifting and Sport performance. The standard mill produces 187 horsepower, 186 lb-ft of torque, and earns an EPA-estimated 35 mpg. Its turbocharged sibling delivers 227 horsepower and 310 lb-ft of torque while netting 31 mpg on the highway.
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You’ll be able to drive confidently with the Mazda6’s plethora of standard and available safety technology. Every Mazda6 comes with Dynamic Stability Control, the Traction Control System, Hill Launch Assist, a Rearview Camera, Lane-keep Assist, and Mazda Radar Cruise Control with Stop & Go, which helps you maintain a safe speed and distance relative to the cars around you. You can also opt for the 360-degree View Monitor and a full-color Active Driving Display with Traffic Sign Recognition.
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