2018 Mazda6 vs 2018 Nissan Maxima

Driver side exterior view of a red 2018 Mazda6 on the left "vs" passenger side exterior view of a black 2018 Nissan Maxima on the right

When it is finally time to replace your current car you want to find something that is superior in almost every way but most importantly it has to be efficient and equipped with all of the latest and greatest technology features. The 2018 Mazda6 and the 2018 Nissan Maxima both are loaded with efficient drivetrains as well as all of the advanced tech equipment that you want. On top of their exceptional equipment in the cabin and under the hood they both also exhibit sporty and athletic exterior styling as well. You can see all of the similarities and differences between the 2018 Mazda6 and the 2018 Nissan Maxima below.

2018 Mazda6


2018 Nissan Maxima

5 People Seating Capacity 5 People
99.7 Cubic Feet Passenger Space 98.6 Cubic Feet
SKYACTIV®-MT 6-Speed Manual Standard Transmission Continuously Variable
24 MPG City/ 33 MPG HWY Fuel Economy 21 MPG City/ 30 MPG HWY

Compare the 2018 Mazda6 & the 2018 Nissan Maxima

As you can see from the helpful chart above the 2018 Mazda6 provides its owners with not only more overall passenger space but better fuel economy than the 2018 Nissan Maxima does. The 2018 Mazda 6 also provides passengers with more rear seat headroom and legroom than the 2018 Maxima too. Inside the cabin of both the 2018 Mazda6 and the 2018 Nissan Maxima you will find a standard 8” Color Touchscreen Display, a Leather-Wrapped Steering Wheel and Shift Knob, Bluetooth® Connectivity, and a Split-Folding Rear Seat for expanded storage capability. The 2018 Mazda6 adds Stitcher™, Pandora®, and Aha™ Internet Radio Integration as well as E911 Automatic Emergency Notification, all features that the 2018 Maxima doesn’t offer.

Standard safety features found on the 2018 Mazda6 and the 2018 Nissan Maxima include Dynamic Vehicle Stability & Traction Control, an Advanced Airbag System, Seatbelt Pretensioners, and a Rearview Camera. The 2018 Mazda6 also comes standard with Blind Spot Monitoring and Rear Cross Traffic Alert, two safety systems that don’t come standard inside the 2018 Nissan Maxima. With better fuel economy, more interior space and standard safety equipment the 2018 Mazda6 edges out the 2018 Nissan Maxima. You can take the 2018 Mazda6 for a test drive today at Royal South Mazda in Bloomington, IN and experience all of its exciting specs and features.