2018 Mazda6 vs 2018 Hyundai Sonata

2018 mazda6 and 2018 hyundai sonata side by side

The 2018 Mazda6 has arrived at Mazda of Lodi!

The 2018 Mazda6 has been redesigned and revamped both inside and out, including a luxurious and comfortable cabin, innovative Cylinder Deactivation engine technology, standard G-Vectoring Control. The stylish and sophisticated midsize sedan offers New Jersey-area drivers impressive performance and efficiency!

The new 2018 Mazda6 offers available i-ACTIVSENSE® advanced safety technology in addition to the numerous standard safety and security features. Other highlights include the MAZDA CONNECT™ infotainment system with a Bose® Surround Sound audio system and so much more.

Keep reading to see how the 2018 Mazda6 stacks up against the 2018 Hyundai Sonata - another popular midsize sedan.

2018 Mazda6


2018 Hyundai Sonata

$21,950 Starting MSRP $22,050
 187-hp, SKYACTIV®-G 2.5-liter with Cylinder Deactivation technology, Base Engine 185-hp, 2.4-liter 4-cylinder
SKYACTIV-®-MT 6-speed manual Base Transmission 6-speed automatic
250-hp SKYACTIV®-G 2.5-liter Dynamic Pressure Turbo engine Best Available Engine 245-hp, 2.0-liter Inline 4-cylinder Twin-scroll Turbo engine

2018 Mazda6 Specs and Features

Both the 2018 Mazda6 and the 2018 Hyundai Sonata are innovative and fun, however, there are a number of key differences and features that separate them.

In addition to offering a more powerful base and available engine, as well as a lower starting MSRP, the 2018 Mazda6 offers drivers a number of features that are included as standard equipment on the base Sport model that can't be found on the Sonata's base SE trim level. Some of the features include standard LED headlights, LED Daytime Running Lights and LED taillights. While both the Mazda6 and the Hyundai Sonata offer Blind Spot Monitoring and Rear Cross Traffic Alert across all trim levels, only the new Mazda offers Smart City Brake Support as standard equipment on all models. 

Some of the best available features of the 2018 Mazda6 include the innovative Cylinder Deactivation technology - which increases fuel efficiency without sacrificing power or performance (SKYACTIV®-G 2.5-liter), a full-color Active Driving Display with Traffic Sign Recognition, an adaptive front-lighting system, a Mazda Navigation System and so much more!

Schedule a test drive of the 2018 Mazda6 at Mazda of Lodi in Bergen County, NJ!