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Here's how the 2017 Mazda Mazda6 and the 2017 Mazda Mazda3 measure up.
Sport Manual
$21,945
Starting MSRP
Sport Manual
$17,845
Starting MSRP

Overview

Door
4-door 4-door -
Seats
5 5 -
Engine

184.0-hp, 2.5-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

155.0-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

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Combined MPG
28 31 -
Size
192.7" length, 57.1" height 180.3" length, 57.3" height -
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive -

Exterior color

Exterior color

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Interior color

Interior color

Sand

Black

Sand

Black

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Transmissions

Transmissions

M/T

6-Speed M/T

M/T

6-Speed M/T

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Vehicle

EPA Classification
Midsize Cars Compact Cars -

Wheels

Spare Wheel Material
Steel Steel -
Rear Wheel Size
17 X 7.5 in 16 X 6.5 in -
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Steel -
Front Wheel Size
17 X 7.5 in 16 X 6.5 in -
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Steel -
Spare Wheel Size
Compact in Compact in -

Electrical

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
N/A N/A -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
100 100 -

Engine

SAE Net Torque @ RPM
185 @ 3250 150 @ 4000 -
Engine Type
Regular Unleaded I-4 Regular Unleaded I-4 -
Displacement
2.5 L/152 2.0 L/122 -
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
184 @ 5700 155 @ 6000 -

Mileage

Cruising Range - City
393.60 mi 356.40 mi -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
34 MPG 37 MPG -
Cruising Range - Hwy
557.60 mi 488.40 mi -
EPA MPG Equivalent - City
N/A N/A -
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined
N/A N/A -
Fuel Economy Est-Combined
28 MPG 31 MPG -
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy
N/A N/A -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
24 MPG 27 MPG -

Suspension

Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link Multi-Link -
Suspension Type - Front
Strut Strut -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut Strut -
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link Multi-Link -

Brakes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11.7 in 11 in -
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
10.9 in 10.4 in -
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes -
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
N/A N/A -
Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc 4-Wheel Disc -
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes -
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
N/A N/A -

Fuel Tank

Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
N/A N/A -
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
16.4 gal 13.2 gal -

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
N/A N/A -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
36.7 ft 34.8 ft -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall
N/A N/A -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
N/A N/A -

Tires

Rear Tire Size
P225/55VR17 P205/60HR16 -
Spare Tire Size
Compact Compact -
Front Tire Size
P225/55VR17 P205/60HR16 -

Trailering

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
N/A N/A -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
N/A N/A -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
N/A N/A -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
N/A N/A -

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight
3179 lbs 2899 lbs -

Dimensions

Height, Overall
57.1 in 57.3 in -
Length, Overall
192.7 in 180.3 in -
Trunk Volume
14.8 ft³ 12.4 ft³ -
Track Width, Rear
62 in 61.4 in -
Front Shoulder Room
57.1 in 57.2 in -
Front Leg Room
42.2 in 42.2 in -
Second Hip Room
56.1 in 53.5 in -
Passenger Capacity
5 5 -
Liftover Height
N/A N/A -
Passenger Volume
99.7 ft³ 96.3 ft³ -
Second Leg Room
38.7 in 35.8 in -
Second Head Room
37.1 in 37.6 in -
Wheelbase
111.4 in 106.3 in -
Min Ground Clearance
6.4 in 6.1 in -
Front Head Room
38.4 in 38.6 in -
Second Shoulder Room
55.5 in 54.4 in -
Width, Max w/o mirrors
72.4 in 70.7 in -
Front Hip Room
56.1 in 55.5 in -
Track Width, Front
62.4 in 61.2 in -

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