2016 Mazda 6 Sports Sedan Review

The new 2016 Mazda 6 Sports Sedan comes with a blazing quickness that is provided with a 4-cylinder engine and the athleticism which provides the driver and the passenger a thrilling ride. The car has been updated to feature a more handsome shape and now has a lot of charm which was not the case and the characteristic of the Mazda 6 vehicle of before.

With the previous models of the Mazda 6 the car was perhaps overlooked as most people have chosen the Camry or the Accord vehicle. So the popularity of the Mazda 6 has started to dwindle a bit. But the comeback is more than apparent and a quick refreshes for the 2016 model year can mean wonders for the car. It will be updates in a large way and the end result can only be better selling numbers.

As you will find out from this review, the Mazda 6 has got some of the best road manners in its class. There is an acute boredom that may appear with the affordable mid-size models that can always appear but we can tell you that this is not the case with this car as it produces fun driving characteristic and an overall good look from all aspects.

2016 Mazda 6 Sports Sedan exterior

The new 2016 Mazda 6 Sports Sedan scores pretty high in the looks department. The car is perhaps the most attractive looking vehicle in the family-sedan market. This has been done with a few updates that concept the exterior design. The first thing that is worth to mention is the masculine face of the car which has been refined with some ripped front fender lines The taillights have been updated with some smooth lines and also roofline is arched. The proportions are really the best they could be and it is really hard to find a fault in the design of the Mazda 6 vehicle as it is perhaps its greatest asset for this year.

The mid-size sedan segment is a very competitive one and there are many cars which can be deemed as advantageous and finely designed. So there is an arms race going on in this segment currently which means that the designers need to do their best in order to come on top. Mazda has realized this on time and has done its best with the new Mazda design Compared with the old model the distance from the front axels and the pillars has been increased while moving the windshield pillars a bit back. Because of this, in order to enhance the visibility on the road, the side mirrors have also been moved slightly back as well.

2016 Mazda 6 Sports Sedan back

Interior

The interior of the 2016 Mazda 6 Sports Sedan has not always had a high status. But they have considered changing that premise with an update of the 2016 model year and have added and increased the inside with a lot of new additions. Thus the end result is a Mazda 6 with many amenities and comfort specs on the inside which make life much easier, on in this case the drive. The dash has been restyled and has a completely new look to it and the new materials that are used within it and trim accents make everything much better. The entire dahs and control cluster is now much better. It looks better and it feels better. Adding a much better design to the car than you have expected and with the addition of the curvy lines blending with the added gadgets to the dash.

The 7.0-inch infotainment screen is placed on the center of the dahs and accounts of much higher usefulness and enables better control of the car. Something that makes a lot more room is the change to the electric parking brake. It allows for much more room in the center console and enable the use of other elements in a much better and nicer way than before. With the addition of silver trim materials to the inside and metallic ones as well it livens the inside a bit and makes it much suitable. The features have been integrated much better and are now placed in a way that allows easier access to it without disturbing the ride.

2016 Mazda 6 Sports Sedan interior

2016 Mazda 6 Sports Sedan Engine

There are a few engine options matted inside the 2016 model of the Mazda 6 sport sedan car. It will have the 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine is standard option. This is a very nice engine choice as it has some new updates to it like direct injection, variable valve control and has even compression ratio of 13:1. The specs say that it can develop 184 horsepower and 185 pound-feet of torque, and has an EPA rating of 40 mpg on the highway. All the trim levels of the car will have an all-wheel drive included and the standard gearbox is the six-speed manual, but you can also opt for the six-speed automatic which also has driver-selectable modes. This is the only engine trim that was announced officially, but there is room for some additional ones as well. There is a great possibility that some other engine trims get to be announced soon.

2016 Mazda 6 Sports Sedan back side

2016 Mazda 6 Sports Sedan Price and release date

You will be able to see the new 2016 Mazda 6 Sports Sedan vehicle next year. The release date is scheduled for some time around March. It will also be the time when all trim levels and models will be released as well. The price is set at a base MSRP level of 21,495 USD, but for the Touring models you will have to pay around 24,000 USD.

2016 Mazda 6 Sports Sedan grille