2021 Mazda6

How Does the 2021 Mazda6 Perform?

Performance and Efficiency Ratings of the 2021 Mazda6

The 2021 Mazda6 is the Mazda brand’s offering in the midsize sedan segment and delivers a smooth driving experience. It includes the full suite of i-Activsense safety features, a Mazda Connect infotainment system with eight-inch full color touchscreen display, a varied range of exterior color options, and a host of convenience and style elements. How does it measure up in terms of performance though? To answer your question, at Berkshire Mazda in Pittsfield, MA, we give you an overview of the performance and efficiency ratings of the 2021 Mazda6.

Engine Options on the 2021 Mazda6

The 2021 Mazda6 has an option of two engines. The SKYACTIV®-G 2.5-liter DOHC 16-valve 4-cylinder engine with VVT and Cylinder Deactivation engine has an output of 187 hp and a torque rating of 186 lb.-ft. The SKYACTIV®-G 2.5-liter Dynamic Pressure Turbo 4-cylinder engine with VVT has an output of 227 hp and a torque rating of 310 lb.-ft.

Both engines have a direct injection fuel system. They are combined with a SKYACTIV®-Drive 6-speed automatic transmission with manual shift and Sport mode.

2021 Mazda6 Interior
2021 Mazda6 Interior

Fuel Economy of the 2021 Mazda6

The 2021 Mazda6 is available as a front-wheel drivetrain model. The 2.5-liter engine achieves 26 mpg in the city, 35 mpg on the highway, and 29 mpg combined. Meanwhile, the 2.5-liter turbo engine makes 23 mpg in the city, 31 mpg on the highway, and 26 mpg combined.


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Why Does the 2021 Mazda6 Have Great Traction?

The 2021 Mazda6 is equipped with features that improve traction such as Anti-lock Brake System (ABS) with Electronic Brakeforce Distribution (EBD) and Brake Assist, Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) and Traction Control System (TCS), and Hill Launch Assist.

If you’re interested in learning more about the 2021 Mazda6, visit us at Berkshire Mazda in Pittsfield, MA, or schedule a test drive today!