The Mazda6 is a five-passenger stylish mid-sized car that has a feeling of spaciousness beyond its size and class thanks to its design. It's a very family-friendly car that has been made to deliver on the many things a family may need from a vehicle. With plentiful cargo space, the Mazda6 gives you room for taking along sporting equipment to school games or the space for a large shopping trip. The Mazda6 can comfortably seat five adults or a mixture of adults and kids.
Families can enjoy the benefits of the car's great gas mileage. As reported by the U.S. Department of Energy, the most current Mazda6 got a rating of 8 out of 10, with 10 being the best possible rating when it comes to preventing greenhouse gas emissions. The Mazda6 mpg numbers were also impressive, which will ultimately result in gas mileage savings on a long-term basis. The U.S. News and World Report cited great fuel economy as one of the big positives of owning a Mazda6.
With quality and an aesthetically pleasing interior, the Mazda6 provides plenty of room in the cabin for stretching out and relaxing for passengers while catering to the driver's comfort. Heated front seats and power-adjustable seats are optional. Entertainment inside the Mazda6 is plentiful with its AM/FM radio, and in-dash CD player with a total of six speakers. An element antenna, a USB connection, and radio data system are also included.
Noteworthy About the Mazda6
The Mazda6 was named the second most affordable mid-size car by the U.S. News and World Report. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety named it as a Top Safety Pick for 2014. It was also named the Best New Car of the Year for 2014 by Le Guide de L'Auto.
Mazda6 Safety Features
The Mazda6 boasts a wide variety of safety features and accessories to help protect the vehicle and its occupants. It has a front driver's side airbag, a front passenger's side airbag, a rear head airbag, and a side head airbag. The electronic stability control, traction control, and anti-lock brake system help the driver stay in control even during unexpected and emergency situations. This car also boasts daytime running lights, brake assist, and an integrated turn signal. Parents will appreciate the fact that the Mazda6 comes equipped with child safety locks. According to the U.S. Department of Transportation, the Mazda6 comes with a standard Brake Transmission Shift Interlock technology, sometimes referred to as BTSI. This technology prevents children from accidentally switching gears when the car is parked. It simply requires the driver to have his foot on the brake before changing gears.
The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety gave the new Mazda6 an overall evaluation of "G" for good, which is its highest possible rating. It individually reviewed the structure, safety cage, restraints, and dummy kinematics as good. Similarly, the head, neck, pelvis, chest, legs, and feet injury prevention measures of the Mazda6 also received a "Good" rating.