Mazda Mazda6 2016

2015-2016 Mazda6: Recall Alert

By Matt Schmitz on September 22, 2017

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 58,000 model-year 2015-16 Mazda6 sedans The Problem: Debris from the welding process during the manufacturing of the front passenger seat frame ... Read More
2012-16 Mazda Oil Pump Issue

By Tom Torbjornsen on September 20, 2016

CARS.COM The problem: The engine may run roughly and display a lit check-engine light on the dash. This may be due to a foreign piece of material getting stuck in the engine's oil pump, ... Read More
2013-2016 Mazda Front-End Issue

By Tom Torbjornsen on September 7, 2016

CARS.COM The problem: A creaking noise may emanate from the front end of the vehicle while driving, mostly at speeds from 12 to 25 mph on wet roads. This may be due to faulty lower control a... Read More
2017 Mazda6: First Look

By Fred Meier on August 10, 2016

Competes with: Toyota Camry, Honda Accord, Nissan Altima, Kia Optima, Hyundai Sonata, Subaru Legacy, Chevrolet Malibu, Ford Fusion Looks like: The 2016 Mazda6 with slightly different mirrors... Read More
2016 Midsize Sedan Challenge: Mileage Drive

By Brian Wong on June 6, 2016

CARS.COM — The Kia Optima was the big mpg winner in our 2016 Midsize Sedan Challenge, averaging 36.1 mpg. The Volkswagen Passat took second with 33.7 mpg, more than 2 mpg behind the Kia. R... Read More
2016 Midsize Sedan Challenge Video: Device Charging

By Aaron Bragman on June 6, 2016

CARS.COM — In our increasingly connected world, it becomes more important to be able to charge personal electronics when we're on the go. Every one of the nine family cars tested in th... Read More
What's the Best Midsize Sedan for 2016?

By Patrick Olsen on June 6, 2016

CARS.COM Midsize sedans are the automotive equivalent of the refrigerator: They are appliances, and you need yours to work well, and work reliably. If you want one in avocado green, you can ... Read More
2014-2016 Mazda Notification Issue

By Tom Torbjornsen on February 2, 2016

CARS.COM — Vehicles affected by service bulletin: 2014 Mazda3 2015 Mazda3 2016 Mazda6 2016 Mazda CX-5 The problem: Drivers who use the "flexible" ... Read More
2016 Mazda6 Video

By Kelsey Mays on June 24, 2015

Family-car shoppers often ignore the Mazda6 but maybe they shouldn’t. Mazda's midsize sedan has some updates on the outside and pretty significant changes within for 2016; we think it&... Read More
What Is the Most Affordable Midsize Sedan for 2015?

By David Thomas on June 3, 2015

CARS.COM — Many car shoppers focus on price, and there is nothing illogical about that. Perhaps no other factor is so concrete in a shopper's consideration set as the bottom line he or... Read More