The Mazda6 is the Japanese car manufacturer’s large family car, and has been sold in the United States since 2003. The new sedan replaced the outdated Mazda626, and features a unique sporty design that comes packed with plenty of extra features. The Mazda6 has been offered as both a hatchback and a wagon in the past, but today’s model is available only as a full-size sedan.
The 2016 Mazda6 is still in the vehicle’s third generation, and has numerous changes for the new model year. For drivers who want it all, including extra money at the end of the day, can opt for the Mazda6 Touring trim level, with a few added packages. The result is a fully-equipped vehicle for much less than the highest-end 2016 Mazda6 model. The 2016 Mazda6 was designed with a definite purpose in mind - to keep its passengers, the family - safe.
The newly updated Mazda6 offers nine active safety features, and has a few awards under its belt in the safety category as well.
Regardless of the trim level chosen, every 2016 Mazda6 comes standard with a 2.5-liter Skyactiv-G engine, that gets an impressive 184 horsepower and 185 lb.-ft. of torque. Drivers who choose the Skyactiv-drive automatic transmission, will enjoy the Drive Selection feature new for 2016. Check out other areas in which the refreshed Mazda6 has changed for 2016.
Exterior Design Elements - Mazda’s unique KODO design language is even more apparent throughout the exterior of the new 2016 Mazda6. Other exterior design changes include:
Interior Design and Functionality - The 2016 Mazda6 features a newly updated interior that exudes luxury and class. Other interior features new for this model year include:
The 2016 Mazda6 is offered in three different trim levels: Sport, Touring, and Grand Touring. The base Sport comes with a decent list of standard features, while the Grand Touring comes with everything imaginable. Sitting in between the two, is the Mazda6 Touring, a middle of the road option, that becomes more valuable and noteworthy once optional packages are added. Check out all that the Touring offers for 2016.
Optional Moonroof Package:
Drivers who opt for the 2016 Mazda6 Touring model with the optional Moonroof and Technology packages, will end up with a total MSRP of $27,995. This price is $2,000 less than the Grand Touring, which offers all of the same features, with the addition of leather seating.
This configuration is a great way to get more, for less on the 2016 Mazda6.
The 2016 Mazda6 was built with the family in mind. Check out the available nine active safety features available to drivers.
These nine active safety features are part of Mazda’s i-ACTIVSENSE advanced safety technology umbrella. On top of the active safety features, the 2016 Mazda6 also comes equipped with an impressive list of passive safety features, all as standard equipment. This includes dynamic stability control, traction control, advanced airbag system, Skyactiv body, side-impact door beams, and foldaway brake pedal assembly - just to name a few.
Regardless of what safety package is attached to the 2016 Mazda6, it is one of the safest and most reliable family cars on the road today.