Compare 2014 Mazda MAZDA6 vs 2014 Honda Accord Sedan

2014 Mazda MAZDA6
2014 Honda Accord Sedan
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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
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4-Door I4 Manual LX
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door I4 Manual LX 24 34 $20,100 $21,955
4-Door I4 CVT LX 27 36 $20,829 $22,755
4-Door I4 CVT PZEV LX 27 36 $20,829 $22,755
4-Door I4 Manual Sport 24 34 $21,705 $23,715
4-Door I4 CVT PZEV Sport 26 34 $22,435 $24,515
4-Door I4 CVT Sport 26 34 $22,435 $24,515
4-Door I4 Manual EX 24 34 $22,768 $24,880
4-Door I4 CVT EX 27 36 $23,497 $25,680
4-Door I4 CVT PZEV EX 27 36 $23,497 $25,680
4-Door I4 CVT EX-L 27 36 $25,860 $28,270
4-Door I4 CVT PZEV EX-L 27 36 $25,860 $28,270
4-Door I4 CVT w/Navi EX-L 27 36 $27,479 $30,045
4-Door I4 CVT w/Navi PZEV EX-L 27 36 $27,479 $30,045
4-Door V6 Automatic EX-L 21 34 $27,752 $30,345
4-Door V6 Automatic PZEV EX-L 21 34 $27,752 $30,345
4-Door V6 Automatic w/Navi EX-L 21 34 $29,371 $32,120
4-Door V6 Automatic w/Navi PZEV EX-L 21 34 $29,371 $32,120
4-Door V6 Automatic PZEV Touring 21 34 $30,612 $33,480
4-Door V6 Automatic Touring 21 34 $30,612 $33,480
Pricing
Invoice Price
$20,035
$20,100
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$20,990
$21,955
Monthly Payment Estimate
$350 / month
$366 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
8.2
8.8
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. The 2014 Honda Accord keeps with this model's super-sensible reputation; but with accessible safety technology, great fuel economy, and unparalleled composure, the affordable models in the lineup are better deals than they've ever been.
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Fuel Economy
City
25 mpg 24 mpg
Highway
37 mpg 34 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Mid-Size Cars Mid-Size Cars
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in)
37.1 37.5
Second Shoulder Room (in)
55.5 56.5
Front Leg Room (in)
42.2 42.5
Passenger Volume (ft³)
99.7 103.2
Front Hip Room (in)
56.1 55.6
Second Leg Room (in)
38.7 38.5
Front Head Room (in)
38.4 39.1
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Second Hip Room (in)
56.1 54.7
Front Shoulder Room (in)
57.1 58.6
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in)
6.4 5.8
Length, Overall (in)
191.5 191.4
Height, Overall (in)
57.1 57.7
Track Width, Rear (in)
62 62.7
Wheelbase (in)
111.4 109.3
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
72.4 72.8
Track Width, Front (in)
62.4 62.8
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
14.8 15.8
Brakes
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
10.9 11.1
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11.7 11.1
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
16.4 17.2
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
36.7 38.1
Steering Type
Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size
P225/55VR17 P205/65HR16
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P225/55VR17 P205/65HR16
Spare Tire Size
Compact Compact
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3183 3192
Wheels
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
17 X 7.5 16 X 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Compact Compact
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
17 X 7.5 16 X 6.5
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
100 -
Engine
Engine Type
Regular Unleaded I-4 Regular Unleaded I-4
Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection Gasoline Direct Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
185 @ 3250 181 @ 3900
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Displacement
2.5 L/152 2.4 L/144
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
184 @ 5700 185 @ 6400
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
25 24
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
29 28
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
37 34
Transmission
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.03 1.02
Trans Description Cont.
Manual w/OD Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.68 0.69
First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.70 3.64
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
4.11 4.11
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.30 1.36
Trans Type
6 6
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.84 0.83
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.72 3.67
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
1.95 2.08
Summary
Body Style
Sedan Sedan
Vehicle Name
Mazda Mazda6 Honda Accord Sedan
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front
Strut Strut
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut Strut
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link Multi-Link
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
6.3 6.5 (Est)
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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