Take a Peek at the Performance & Efficiency Specs of the 2018 Mazda6

By Product Expert | Posted in Mazda6, Powertrain on Monday, June 4th, 2018 at 9:01 pm
Driver side exterior view of a red 2018 Mazda6

2018 Mazda6 Performance & Efficiency

Muscular fenders blend with the bullet-nosed front fascia to give the 2018 Mazda6 a fun and sporty front end.  Profile body lines flow from the front fenders and an arcing roofline meet over the rear wheel to complete the well-balanced exterior of the 2018 Mazda6.  The interior is adorned with all of the latest technology equipment and safety features but the most exciting aspect of the Mazda6 is its exhilarating driving experience.  The powerful and efficient SKYACTIV® drivetrain of the 2018 Mazda6 delivers a dynamic driving performance and responsive handling.  Get the engine performance and efficiency specs of the 2018 Mazda6 below and get behind the wheel at Royal South Mazda in Bloomington, IN today.

Engine Performance & Efficiency Specs

The 2018 Mazda6 has two engine options available, a 2.5L SKYACTIV®-G 16-Valve Dual Overhead Cam (DOHC) 4-Cylinder engine with Variable Valve Timing (VVT) and a 2.5T SKYACTIV®-G 16-Valve Dynamic Pressure Turbo 4-Cylinder engine with VVT.  The 2.5L 4-Cylinder engine comes standard on the Sport and Touring trim level while the 2.5T Turbo engine is standard on the Grand Touring, Grand Touring Reserve, and Signature trims.

Side view of the 2018 Mazda6's interior seating

Driver's cockpit of the 2018 Mazda6

Manual shift knob of the 2018 Mazda6

The 2.5L SKYACTIV-G engine provides the 2018 Mazda6 with 187 horsepower and 186 lb-ft of torque.  Pairing with the standard SKYACTIV®-MT 6-Speed Manual Transmission the 2.5L 4-Cylinder engine averages EPA estimates of 24 MPG in the city and 33 MPG on the highway.  When the 2.5L 4-Cylinder engine works with the available SKYACTIV®-Drive 6-Speed Automatic Transmission with Manual Shift & Sport Mode it increases fuel economy to 26 MPG City/ 35 MPG HWY.

The 2.5T SKYACTIV®-G Turbo 4-Cylinder cranks out 250 horsepower and 310 lb-ft of torque.  Pairing solely with the SKYCTIV®-Drive 6-Speed Automatic Transmission the 2.5T Turbo achieves EPA estimates of 23 MPG city driving and 31 MPG cruising the highway.  All drivetrain options and trim levels of the 2018 Mazda6 get equipped with SKYACTIV®-VEHICLE DYNAMICS with G-Vectoring Control for optimal control and maneuverability and an unmatched driving experience.  Get in the driver’s seat of the 2018 Mazda6 on a test drive today and feel its responsive power for yourself.

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