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2010 Mazda Mazda6 Sedan - Overview

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$18,600 – $28,540 MSRP

$17,649 – $26,357 Invoice

17 / 25 MPG City/Hwy

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Overview

What Changed for the 2010 Mazda 6:

  • New Touring Plus model is offered on the Mazda 6i and Mazda 6s
  • Touring Plus includes a power sunroof, Bluetooth, blind-spot monitoring, security alarm, electroluminescent gauges, and ground illumination in addition to Touring standard equipment
  • Mazda 6i Grand Touring is now offered only with an automatic transmission
  • Mazda 6s only available in Touring Plus and Grand Touring trim levels
  • Grand Touring models gain a standard power sunroof and Bose premium audio system
  • Formerly standard features on the Grand Touring model are now offered in a Technology package that includes advanced keyless entry with push-button starting; Homelink; auto-dimming interior mirror; Sirius satellite radio; memory for the driver's seat settings; power front passenger's seat; Xenon headlights; LED taillights; rain-sensing wipers; heated auto-dimming exterior mirrors; and automatic headlights
  • Grand Touring models equipped with the Technology package get a new multi-information display in the dashboard
  • All models have an auxiliary input jack for plugging in portable music devices
  • Touring, Touring Plus and Grand Touring have a standard 6-disc CD changer
  • Touring no longer offered with electroluminescent gauges or advanced keyless entry with push-button starting

The Mazda 6 is an affordable, front-wheel-drive, midsize family sedan, now in its second generation. The North American version was given a complete makeover for the 2009 model year, made slightly wider and longer. The 2010 version has added a trim level and some options, and some trim levels feature lowered prices.

The 2010 Mazda 6 is available in seven trims. Those with the "i" prefix employ a 4-cylinder engine; those with the "s" prefix have a V-6 engine. The entry-level trim, Mazda 6 i SV, features 16-inch steel wheels, air conditioning, and a 6-speaker sound system. Features are added gradually to the higher trims. The Mazda 6 s Grand Touring trim is the top of the line, and includes 18-inch alloy wheels, leather upholstery, heated front seats, automatic dual-zone climate control, 10-speaker Bose sound system, sunroof, Bluetooth phone and audio connectivity, and a trip computer. Available with the Grand Touring trim is the Technology package, which includes keyless ignition and entry, satellite radio, and automatic Xenon headlights. A voice-activated navigation system is also available with the Grand Touring trim.

The "i" models of the 2010 Mazda 6 lineup feature a 170-horsepower, 2.5-liter 4-cylinder engine. A 6-speed manual transmission is standard, and a 5-speed automatic with manual shift control is optional on the SV, Sport, and Touring trims. The automatic transmission is standard on the Touring Plus and Grand Touring versions. The "s" models of the 2010 Mazda 6 lineup feature a 272-horsepower, 3.7-liter V-6 engine, coupeed to a standard 6-speed automatic transmission. According to the EPA, the 4-cylinder engine with automatic transmission delivers 21 mpg in the city and 30 mpg on the highway; the V-6 engine delivers 17 mpg in the city and 25 mpg on the highway.

Anti-lock disc brakes, electronic stability and traction control, front side air bags, and side curtain air bags are standard safety equipment on the 2010 Mazda 6. Additionally, a blind-spot monitoring system is standard with the Touring Plus and Grand Touring trims.

Starting MSRP for the 2010 Mazda 6 lineup was $18,200.

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Available Trims for the 2010 Mazda Mazda6 Sedan

  Transmission MSRP Engine City/Hwy MPG
i SV (M6) 6 speed manual $18,600 170-hp / 2.5L 4-cyl 20/29
i Sport (M6) 6 speed manual $19,470 170-hp / 2.5L 4-cyl 20/29
i Touring (M6) 6 speed manual $21,050 170-hp / 2.5L 4-cyl 20/29
i Touring Plus (A5) 5 speed automatic $23,900 168-hp / 2.5L 4-cyl 21/30
i Grand Touring (A5) 5 speed automatic $26,085 168-hp / 2.5L 4-cyl 21/30
s Touring Plus (A6) 6 speed automatic $26,600 272-hp / 3.7L 6-cyl 17/25
s Grand Touring (A6) 6 speed automatic $28,540 272-hp / 3.7L 6-cyl 17/25

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