When it comes to fun-to-drive cars, no one does it better than Mazda. From the legendary Miata to the beloved Mazda3 (and the Mazdaspeed3, its predecessor), Mazda has an impeccable track record of drivable cars. But there’s an unsung hero here that doesn’t always get the recognition it deserves: the Mazda6. And with the newest iteration available for purchase, we thought we’d highlight what makes it so special.
Below, we’ve laid out a bunch of information on the new 2021 Mazda6. Take a look to find out more about its powertrain specs, safety features, and connectivity tech. Hopefully, this will help you decide if the 2021 Mazda6 is the right vehicle for you.
The 2021 Mazda6 has a comprehensive infotainment suite. Each 2021 Mazda6 has an 8-inch touchscreen, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility, Bluetooth capability, HD radio, and two USB ports. Other features are available on higher trims, including satellite navigation, wireless Apple CarPlay compatibility, an 11-speaker premium Bose sound system, SiriusXM satellite radio, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, and many more.
The 2021 Mazda6 is powered by one of two engines: a 2.5-liter four-cylinder or a turbocharged 2.5-liter four-cylinder. The base 2.5-liter Skyactiv-G four-cylinder engine produces 187 horses and 186 lb-ft of torque. It’s turbocharged variant produces even more impressive numbers. With regular fuel in the tank, it produces 227 horsepower and 310 lb-ft of torque. Premium fuel pushes those numbers up to 250 horsepower and 320 lb-ft of torque. Every 2021 Mazda6 is equipped with with a six-speed automatic transmission and FWD, regardless of trim.
Safety first! No matter the trim, the 2021 Mazda6 has the i-Activsense suite. Included therein are forward collision warning, automatic emergency braking, pedestrian detection, blind spot monitoring, rear cross traffic alert, lane departure warning, lane keep assist, adaptive cruise control, automatic high-beam headlights, rain-sensing windshield wipers, and a rearview camera. Some premium driver assistive features can be found on higher trims, such as front and rear parking sensors, rear automated emergency braking, a driver-attention monitor, traffic sign recognition, adaptive headlights, and a surround-view parking camera system.
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