How fast can the 2018 Mazda6 go?

By Product Expert | Posted in Mazda6 on Thursday, October 25th, 2018 at 7:00 pm
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Anyone who has paid attention to Mazda in the news over the last year should know that the 2018 Mazda6 came with a lot of improvements. Not only did it get a nice exterior makeover, but it also now comes with a turbocharged engine option, something that was coveted for years. That engine begs the question of speed. Where does the Mazda6 top out? With the right engine equipped, the 2018 Mazda6 should have no trouble maxing out around 220 mph. This is just informational. PLEASE follow your local traffic laws! Check out what else this exciting sedan has to offer under the hood. 

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How much horsepower does the 2018 Mazda6 have? 

The answer to this question is dependent on the trim level. If you would like to achieve the top speed noted above, you would be better off opting for the more powerful engine option, which we will explain below. The base Sport trim comes with a 2.5-liter SKYACTIV®-G engine with 187 horsepower. While that is certainly impressive and would make for a fun drive, there is an even stronger choice. The Grand Touring, Grand Touring Reserve, and Signature trims come available with the new 2.5T SKYACTIV®-G engine. This turbocharged engine is powered by 250 horses and it produces 310 pound-foot of torque. 

Test drive the 2018 Mazda6 in Dayton OH tailpipe of red mazda6

Why read about this car when you can cruise it around for yourself? Come check it out at Matt Castrucci Mazda and take it out on the roads! If you do come test drive this car, we only ask that you drive at or slightly below the speed limit. We promise it is still a thrill to drive! 

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