2018 Mazda6 vs. 2018 Ford Fusion

red mazda6 compared to red ford fusion

The Mazda6 garnered a lot of hype leading up to its release last spring and it has lived up to it. This sedan’s new turbocharged engine option has thrilled drivers everywhere and its subtle design updates have really upped its luxury factor. But how has it performed against competitors?

That’s what we’re here for. We are putting the Mazda6 up against the 2018 Ford Fusion. We will be comparing several different aspects of the base models of each vehicle. Check out our table below.

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2018 Mazda6 Vs. 2018 Ford Fusion
$21,950 Starting MSRP $22,215
187-horsepower 2.5-liter SKYACTIV®-G I4 Base engine 175 horsepower 2.5-liter I4
35 highway mpg, 26 city mpg, 28 combined mpg EPA-estimated fuel economy 32 highway mpg, 21 city mpg, 25 combined mpg
Standard Blind spot monitoring system Not available

Test drive the 2018 Mazda6 in Dayton OH

Admittedly, you can’t know everything about a car just by reading charts and looking at pictures. If you’re seriously interested in the 2018 Mazda6, you’re going to have to come check it out at some point. The Mazda6 comes with plenty of standard features like LED lighting, MAZDA CONNECT™, Bluetooth connectivity, and dual-zone climate control. It also comes available in the new Signature trim which comes with special features not available on any other trim level. These include a Gunmetal-finished grille, leather-wrapped interior accessories, Sen Wood door and dash inserts, front and rear parking sensors, and a 360-degree view monitor.

Come down to Matt Castrucci Mazda and check out the 2018 Mazda6. Whether you’re ready to take a test drive or not, that’s okay! Feel free to stroll around our lot and ask our sales staff members any questions you have. We hope to see you soon.


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