The introduction of the Mazda 6 started in 2002. This car is the first in a new model range. In Japan, the Mazda 6 sold under the name Mazda Atenza. The basis for the new items was the platform used for Ford Mondeo. “Six” was replaced in the lineup of Mazda 626. In 2005, the model was restyled. Number of copies sold of the first generation of more than 1 million pieces. The second generation Mazda 6 GH in the body was presented in 2007 at the Frankfurt Motor Show. In 2010, at the motor show in Geneva showed an updated version of the car.
Packaging and prices Mazda 6 sedan (GH) 2013.
|1.8 Direct 5MT||$17,100||1.8 petrol (120 hp)||Manual (5)||front|
|1.8 Touring 5MT||$18,800||1.8 petrol (120 hp)||Manual (5)||front|
|1.8 Touring Plus 5MT||$19,200||1.8 petrol (120 hp)||Manual (5)||front|
|2.0 Touring Plus 6MT||$20,600||2.0 petrol (147 hp)||Manual (6)||front|
|2.0 Touring Plus 5AT||$21,400||2.0 petrol (147 hp)||Automatic (6)||front|
|2.0 Sport 6MT||$23,200||2.0 petrol (147 hp)||Manual (6)||front|
|2.0 Sport 5AT||$24,400||2.0 petrol (147 hp)||Automatic (6)||front|
|2.5 Sport 6MT||$25,400||2.5 petrol (170 hp)||Manual (6)||front|
|2.5 Sport 5AT||$26,200||2.5 petrol (170 hp)||Automatic (6)||front|
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Changes to the exterior touched bumpers, grille and lighting. Also restyled Mazda 6 received some technical innovations: a more rigid body, the suspension changes and the new transmission. The dimensions of vehicles in sedan and hatchback: length – 4755 mm, width – 1795, height – 1 440 wagon Dimensions: length – 4785 width – 1795, height – 1490. Compared with its predecessor, the updated exterior, the Mazda 6 (GH) has changed markedly.
The profile and the rear of the Mazda 6, the changes are not so visible – the same solid, but rapid silhouette, expressive taillamps, concise and not overloaded form surfaces. Interior design corresponds to the external appearance – everywhere used simple geometric shapes: circle, ellipse, rectangle. On the dashboard play a major role speedometer and tachometer placed in wells of large diameter, the other indicators are in the wells smaller sides. Today, the Mazda 6 is available with three different gasoline four-cylinder engines.
Starting the engine is mounted exclusively with 5-speed manual, while the other two engines are available with a 6-speed manual and automatic transmisssiyami. And last – Activematic provides the ability to switch to manual mode.
For an updated Mazda 6 GH are four equipment levels: Direct, Touring, Touring Plus and Sport. The cost of the most affordable sedan with a 1.8-liter engine and manual configuration in the Direct starts from USD 17000. The list of equipment includes air conditioning, cloth upholstery, heated front seats, ABS, electronic amplification system of emergency braking, brake force distribution and stability control, front and side airbags, curtain airbags, immobilizer, seat belt pretensioners, and 16-inch steel wheels.
Packaging and prices Mazda 6 Hatchback (GH) 2013.
|1.8 Touring 5MT||$19,200||1.8 petrol (120 hp)||Manual (5)||front|
|1.8 Touring Plus 5MT||$19,900||1.8 petrol (120 hp)||Manual (5)||front|
|2.0 Touring Plus 6MT||$21,200||2.0 petrol (147 hp)||Manual (5)||front|
|2.0 Touring Plus 5AT||$21,900||2.0 petrol (147 hp)||Automatic (5)||front|
|2.0 Sport 5AT||$24,600||2.0 petrol (147 hp)||Automatic (5)||front|
|2.5 Sport 5AT||$27,400||2.5 petrol (170 hp)||Automatic (5)||front|
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The price of the new Mazda 6 Sport in top configuration is $26,200. This version has additional aerodynamic elements leather throughout the interior, electric sunroof, rain and light sensors, tire pressure sensor, front and rear parking sensors, bi-xenon headlights with auto-corrector, fog lights, 18-inch alloy wheels and a Bose sound system 8 speakers. Fork prices Mazda 6 Hatchback (GH), which is offered only in the last three trim levels, ranging from $19,200 to $27,400. Universal officially to our market is not supplied. The main competitors Mazda 6 can be noted Chevrolet Epica, Citroen C5, Ford Mondeo, Honda Accord, Hyundai Sonata, Opel Insignia, Subaru Legacy, Toyota Avensis, Volkswagen Passat.