The 2013 Mazda6 is a 5-passenger sedan. The 2013 Mazda6 i is equipped with a 4-cylinder engine and is available with a choice between Touring, Sport, Touring Plus and Grand Touring levels. The 2013 Mazda6 s has a V-6 engine and is available only in Touring Plus and Grand Touring levels. Standard equipment for the 2013 Mazda6i Sport model includes 16-inch wheels and steel wheel covers, plastic, auto-off headlights, and power outside mirrors.
2013 Mazda6 Interior
The 2013 Mazda6 Sport comes standard with air conditioning with pollen filter, the power windows with one-touch operation for the driver’s window, power locks, remote key-less entry, cruise control, tilt steering/telescopic steering, outside temperature indicator, and a stereo with 6 speaker CD/MP3 and an auxiliary audio input. The 2013 Mazda6 i Sport also has cloth seats with driver seat manual height adjustment, 60/40 split-folding rear seat, floor mats, trunk carpet, illuminated visor vanity mirrors, sliding visor extensions, glasses sun and a stand up head. The trunk offers 16.6 cubic feet of space, more than many competitors. The interior is spacious, falling short only 1.5 cubic feet full-size sedan EPA classification.
2013 Mazda6 Optional Features
The 2013 Mazda6 i Touring box replaces the standard manual changes Mazda6 i Sport with automatic transmission, and adds fog lamps and alloy wheels 17 inches. Additional equipment in the Touring model includes Bluetooth connectivity with streaming capability, 8-way power driver seat audio, sliding center console armrest, trip computer, CD changer, and improved including a leather-wrapped steering wheel and interior trim shifter.
The 2013 Mazda6i Touring Plus includes 18-inch aluminum, electric sunroof, anti-theft system, electroluminescent gauges, turn the repeater signal lights in the side mirror housings, outdoor lighting floor and a monitoring point blind. The 2013 Mazda6 i Grand Touring is equipped with leather seats, heated front seats, dual zone control automatic climate system Bose Center point surround sound, lighting shower cabin and a multi-information display color with a system rear view camera. For this, the Mazda 6 s Grand Touring adds a V-6 engine and dual exhaust outlets with chrome tips.
Mazda offers several options for level Grand Touring. An optional Technology package adds Mazda Advanced Key-less Entry and Start, automatic xenon headlights, LED rear lights, wipers with rain and heated side mirrors, glass sensor with auto-dimming driver’s side. This optional package also includes a power passenger seat, memory for the driver’s seat, auto-dimming rear view mirror, universal garage door opener, and satellite radio. The navigation package provides a navigation system with touch screen with real-time traffic.
Options for all 2013 Mazda6 models include premium Platinum Pearl White or Red paint and accessories Fireglow additional cost include a rear spoiler, fenders, satellite radio, remote engine start, cargo net, auto-dimming rear view mirror with compass and universal garage door opener.
2013 Mazda6 Engine
The 2013 Mazda6 i is equipped with the generation of a 4 cylinder 2.5 liter 170 horsepower at 6,000 rpm and 167 lb-ft of torque at 4,000 rpm. A manual 6-speed transmission is standard on the i Sport Mazda 6. All other Mazda 6 i models are equipped with a 5-speed automatic transmission with Adaptive Shift Control and manual shift gate. The automatic transmission is optional on the base model Sport.
The 2013 Mazda6 is equipped with the generation of a 3.7-liter V-6 engine with 272 horsepower at 6,250 rpm and 269 lb-ft of torque at 4250 rpm. A 6-speed automatic transmission with Adaptive Shift Control and door manual transmission is standard with the V-6 engine.
2013 Mazda6 Safety
In addition to 6 airbags, the 2013 Mazda6 is equipped with a standard traction control, stability control, and anti-lock brakes 4-wheel disc. Get the Touring Plus and Grand Touring, and a system of blind spot monitoring is standard. In addition, the Grand Touring offers a camera with rain and reverse sensing wipers.
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) gives the Mazda June 2013 a 4 star (out of 5) overall rating crash test. However, the Mazda 6 gets a frontal impact protection degree 3 stars for the front passenger, and side test score 3 star pole impact.
The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) gives the 2013 Mazda6 a best rating for moderate overlap frontal impact protection, “good” rating for side impact protection, rating of “acceptable” for resistance crushing the roof, and a “Marginal” Note for injury prevention rear impacts.