Compare 2014 Audi S6 vs 2014 Mazda MAZDA6

2014 Audi S6
2014 Mazda MAZDA6
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4-Door Sedan Prestige
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Prestige 17 27 $68,262 $73,400
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4-Door Sedan Manual i Sport
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Manual i Sport 25 37 $20,035 $20,990
4-Door Sedan Automatic i Sport 26 38 $21,546 $22,695
4-Door Sedan Manual i Touring 25 37 $22,329 $23,645
4-Door Sedan Automatic i Touring 26 38 $23,320 $24,695
4-Door Sedan Automatic i Grand Touring 26 38 $28,038 $29,695
Pricing
Invoice Price
$68,262
$20,035
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$73,400
$20,990
Monthly Payment Estimate
$1223 / month
$350 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
8.2
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2014 Mazda 6 is a beauty, with refined, perky powertrains and a driving experience that mostly delivers on what the exterior suggests.
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Fuel Economy
City
17 mpg 25 mpg
Highway
27 mpg 37 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Mid-Size Cars Mid-Size Cars
Interior Dimensions
Front Shoulder Room (in)
57.5 57.1
Second Leg Room (in)
37.4 38.7
Front Leg Room (in)
41.3 42.2
Passenger Volume (ft³)
98 99.7
Second Head Room (in)
37.8 37.1
Second Shoulder Room (in)
56.3 55.5
Front Head Room (in)
37.2 38.4
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Front Hip Room (in)
- 56.1
Second Hip Room (in)
- 56.1
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in)
57.8 57.1
Track Width, Rear (in)
63.2 62
Wheelbase (in)
114.7 111.4
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
73.8 72.4
Track Width, Front (in)
63.6 62.4
Min Ground Clearance (in)
4.6 6.4
Length, Overall (in)
193.9 191.5
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
14.1 14.8
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
14 10.9
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
15.7 11.7
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
19.8 16.4
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
39 36.7
Steering Type
Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size
P255/40ZR19 P225/55VR17
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P255/40ZR19 P225/55VR17
Spare Tire Size
Compact Compact
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
4398 3183
Wheels
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
19 X 8.5 17 X 7.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Compact Compact
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
19 X 8.5 17 X 7.5
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
210 100
Engine
Engine Type
Twin Turbo Premium Unleaded V-8 Regular Unleaded I-4
Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection Gasoline Direct Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
406 @ 1400 185 @ 3250
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Displacement
4.0 L/244 2.5 L/152
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
420 @ 5500 184 @ 5700
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
17 25
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
20 29
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
27 37
Transmission
Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.94 3.72
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.15 1.95
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.52 -
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.02 1.03
Trans Description Cont.
Auto-Shift Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.62 0.68
First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.69 3.70
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
4.09 4.11
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.41 1.30
Trans Type
7 6
Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.79 0.84
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Summary
Body Style
quattro Sedan Sedan
Vehicle Name
Audi S6 Mazda Mazda6
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front
Multi-Link Strut
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Multi-Link Strut
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link Multi-Link
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
9.0 6.3
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating
Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger
Overall Side Crash Rating
Side Barrier Rating
Side Barrier Rating Driver
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat
Combined Side Rating Front Seat
Combined Side Rating Rear Seat
Rollover Rating

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