Compare 2004 Chrysler PT Cruiser vs 2004 Mazda MAZDA6

2004 Chrysler PT Cruiser
2004 Mazda MAZDA6
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4-Door Wagon
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Wagon 22 29 $16,416 $17,490
4-Door Wagon Touring 22 29 $18,031 $19,265
4-Door Wagon Limited 22 29 $20,070 $21,505
4-Door Wagon GT 21 27 $23,669 $25,460
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4-Door Sedan Automatic I4 i
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan Automatic I4 i 22 28 $17,523 $18,995
4-Door Sedan Manual I4 i 24 32 $17,523 $18,995
5-Door HB Automatic I4 i 22 28 $19,455 $21,095
5-Door HB Manual I4 i 24 32 $19,455 $21,095
4-Door Sedan Automatic V6 s 19 26 $20,127 $21,825
4-Door Sedan Manual V6 s 19 26 $20,127 $21,825
5-Door Sport Wagon Automatic V6 s 19 26 $20,770 $22,525
5-Door Sport Wagon Manual V6 s 19 26 $20,770 $22,525
5-Door HB Automatic V6 s 19 26 $21,387 $23,195
5-Door HB Manual V6 s 19 26 $21,387 $23,195
Pricing
Invoice Price
$16,416
$17,523
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$17,490
$18,995
Monthly Payment Estimate
$292 / month
$317 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
22 mpg 22 mpg
Highway
29 mpg 28 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Sport Utility Vehicle Midsize
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in)
46.7 54.1
Front Shoulder Room (in)
54.5 56.1
Second Head Room (in)
39.5 37.1
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in)
53.9 54.9
Front Leg Room (in)
40.6 42.3
Front Hip Room (in)
50.2 54.7
Second Leg Room (in)
40.9 36.5
Front Head Room (in)
39.2 38.7
Passenger Volume (ft³)
99.6 96.3
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in)
58.3 60.6
Min Ground Clearance (in)
6.5 5.1
Length, Overall (in)
168.8 186.8
Rear Door Opening Width (in)
- TBD - -
Height, Overall (in)
61.8 56.7
Liftover Height (in)
23.3 - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in)
58.2 60.6
Wheelbase (in)
103.0 105.3
Rear Door Opening Height (in)
- TBD - -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
67.1 70.1
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
- TBD - -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in)
- TBD - -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
64.2 -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
- TBD - -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
NA -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)
- TBD - -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)
- TBD - -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
19.0 -
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in)
- TBD - -
Trunk Volume (ft³)
- 15.2
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
10.94 x 0.9 11.1 x 1.0
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Yes NA
Brake ABS System
NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
NA Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
NA 11.0 x 0.4
Brake Type
Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
8.66 x 1.57 NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
15.0 18.0
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
17.2 16.1
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
36.7 38.7
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
3.1 2.5
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code
N/A NA
Front Tire Size
P195/65TR15 P205/60HR16
Spare Tire Size
Compact T115/70R15
Front Tire Order Code
N/A NA
Spare Tire Order Code
N/A NA
Rear Tire Size
P195/65TR15 P205/60HR16
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
1000 N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
100 N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3184 3093
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material
- TBD - Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
15 x 6.0 16 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
15 x 4.0 15 x 4.0
Rear Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in)
15 x 6.0 16 x 6.5
Front Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
7.4 7.9
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
120 90
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
150 @ 5500 160 @ 6000
Engine Type
Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System
SMPI MPFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
162 @ 4000 155 @ 4000
Engine Order Code
EDZ NA
Displacement
2.4L/148 2.3L/138
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
22 22
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
29 28
Transmission
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
NA -
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.81 NA
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.42 2.65
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
1.95 1.50
Trans Order Code
DD5 NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.94 4.15
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.97 0.73
Trans Description Cont.
Manual w/OD Automatic w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.50 2.82
Clutch Size (in)
8.98 N/A
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.36 1.00
Trans Type
5 4
Summary
Vehicle Name
Chrysler PT Cruiser Mazda Mazda6
Body Style
Small Wagon 4 Door Sedan
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
32 - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
.95 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link Independent E-Type
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs w/multi-links
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
25 - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
McPherson Strut Independent Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
NA - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs w/double wishbone

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