|2016 Mazda 6||2016 Honda Accord|
|2.5-liter SKYACTIV®-G 4-cyl||Engine||2.4-liter 4-cyl|
|184 hp||Horsepower||185 hp|
|25 city/37 hwy||Fuel Economy||23 city/34 hwy|
2016 Mazda6 vs 2016 Honda Accord
One of the most popular vehicle segments in the auto industry is the midsize sedan. Their ability to offer drivers the perfect combination of comfort, fuel economy, performance as well as a long list of high-tech features and safety equipment have helped make them a top pick for many drivers. With their popularity comes many choices and it can sometimes be difficult to choose the best vehicle without spending hours researching all of the available new models. This comparison of the 2016 Mazda6 vs 2016 Honda Accord will help you see the differences between two of the most popular midsize sedans in the auto industry.
As you can see in the above chart, the difference between these two four-door midsize sedan starts with their price. At the base level, the new Mazda6 is a more affordable vehicle than the new Honda Accord. Considering that the two are very similar in many ways, except for their fuel economy ratings which Mazda leads, it’s hard to justify the higher price of the Honda Accord. This is the year that the Mazda6 takes over as the number one midsize sedan in America.
2016 Mazda6 Compared to 2016 Honda Accord
When it comes to performance and efficiency, the Accord and Mazda6 have a few differences. While Honda always been the leader in fuel economy, that is no longer the case. The 2016 Mazda6 now offers a higher fuel economy rating than the 2016 Honda Accord thanks to Mazda’s innovative SKYACTIV®-G engine technology. The 2016 Mazda6 offer an EPA-estimated 25 city/37 hwy while the 2016 Honda Accord can only manage to deliver 23 city/34 hwy mpgs. If you are looking for a new car that offers excellent fuel economy, the 2016 Mazda6 is the best choice.
There are of course other things that are also important to new car shoppers searching for a midsize sedan. Drivers also want a new car that can offer a comfortable interior that is filled with the latest automotive technology. Both the new Mazda6 and Honda Accord do offer the industry’s latest technology, the only difference is that it will cost you less to get them when you choose the Mazda6.