The 2014 Mazda3 vs. The 2014 Mazda6 at Biggers Mazda

November 19th, 2013 by
White Mazda3 Sedan

The 2014 Mazda3 4-Door

At Biggers Mazda, we’re dedicated to providing our customers with the right vehicle for their individual needs. While Mazda has a wide variety of vehicles to choose from, the fact is there’s really only one model to best fit your lifestyle. The 2014 Mazda3 and the 2014 Mazda6 are two of the most popular Mazda sedans on sale now. Here’s some interesting facts about these models to help you decided which one is best for your lifestyle.

Compare Your Choices: The 2014 Mazda3 and the 2014 Mazda6

Both the 2014 Mazda3 and the 2014 Mazda6 have an impressive range of performance specifications and features, from direct injection engines to advanced tech features. We always feel it’s best to leave the power in the hands of the consumer, so let’s check out the specifics on the 2014 Mazda3 and the 2014 Mazda6:

  • Powertrains – Both of these models are powered by four-cylinder direct injection engines. While the Mazda3 has a standard 2.0L engine makes 155 hp and 150 lb-ft of torque, the 2.5L engine for the Mazda6 increases the output to 184 hp and 185 lb-ft of torque. Both vehicles are available with 6-speed manual or 6-speed automatic transmissions.
  • Fuel Economy – Mazda’s state of the art SkyActiv technology is at work on both the 2014 Mazda3 and the 2014 Mazda6. The result is two vehicles that provide a substantial amount of power, while also saving a significant amount of fuel. The Mazda3 gets an estimated 41 mpg highway and 29 mpg city, and the Mazda6 returns an estimated 34 mpg highway and 24 mpg city.
  • Passenger and Cargo Space – The 2014 Mazda3 is a compact sedan and the 2014 Mazda6 is a midsize sedan, so naturally the Mazda6 has a bit more room for large families and big trips. Still, both models come with 4 doors, seating for up to 5 adults, and a competitive amount of interior space for their respective segments. The Mazda3 provides 96.3 cubic feet of passenger space and 12.4 cubic feet of cargo space, while the Mazda6 comes with 99.7 cubic feet of passenger space and 14.8 cubic feet of cargo space.
  • Tech Features – Both of these models offer a generous range of the industry’s top high-tech features. All versions of the Mazda3 and Mazda6 come standard with an Element antenna, an auxiliary MP3 audio input to use with your iPod or other MP3 player device, steering wheel mounted audio and cruise controls, keyless entry, and much more.
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The 2014 Mazda6

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You can stop into Biggers Mazda today to check out both the 2014 Mazda3 and the 2014 Mazda6. Take both models for a test drive and find out about our flexible and competitive financing options.

Biggers Mazda is your certified Illinois Mazda dealer at 1320 East Chicago Street in Elgin, Illinois.