Which Sedan is Better for You? The 2020 Mazda6 or the 2020 Mazda3?

Looking for that perfect new model from the 2020 Mazda sedan lineup? Your two exciting choices for this model year are the Mazda6 or the Mazda3. Both options excel in power, passenger space and experience, and are equipped with all the latest in technology. With the 2020 model year, you can expect an expanded list of standard features and sleek design.


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Differences in Features and Driving Style

Power and Performance

The Mazda3 features available all-wheel drive in combination with is standard SKYACTIV®-G 2.5-liter engine capable of 186-horsepower. Middleburg, FL drivers opting for the Mazda6 will earn a nearly identical output and engine configuration on the base level model. However, an upgrade to the Mazda6 Signature will provide Orange Park drivers with a 2.5T Dynamic Pressure Turbo engine capable of up to 250-horsepower and 310-pound-feet of torque for a speedy ride around Jacksonville, Jacksonville Beach, and beyond.

Smart Safety

The 2020 Mazda3 now comes with i-Activsense driver's assistance features standard on every trim level for increased safety and security on the road ahead. Enjoy a variety of features across both models such as Smart Brake Support, Radar Cruise Control, Lane-Keep Assist, and a rear camera for safe parking and reversing.

Compare Trim Levels

On the Mazda6, you can choose between five impressive trim levels ranging in engine configuration and interior features:

  • Mazda6 Sport: A suite of fantastic standard features will spoil you in this model, such an 8-inch full-color display, touchscreen-enabled, that comes along with your MAZDA CONNECT™ Infotainment System.
  • Mazda6 Touring: A power-sliding moonroof and leatherette sports seats bring this trim of the sports sedan to the next level. Enjoy heated front seats, USB charging ports abound, and keyless entry.
  • Mazda6 Grand Touring: With this model, you can upgrade to the 250-horsepower engine, as well as enjoy auto-dimming side mirror and rear-view mirror, leather-wrapped steering wheel, and much more.
  • Mazda6 Grand Touring Reserve: Sit in ultimate luxury with heated seats all around, driver's seat memory, and an adaptive front-lighting system to support your Active Driving Display.
  • Mazda6 Signature: Make the most of your enhanced powertrain on this model with exterior details like a gunmetal grille in front, and interior luxury with ventilated front seats.

On the Mazda3, choose between four different package options that bring already standard luxe features to the next level:

  • Mazda3 Sedan: Fantastic standard features like LED headlights, power-folding side mirrors, a spacious center console, and MAZDA CONNECT™ Infotainment System define this classic model.
  • Select Package: Enjoy an upgrade with rain-sensing wipers, 8.8-inch center display, smartphone integration, and a trip computer.
  • Preferred Package: Make your exterior your own with additional paint options, as well as smart functions like Mazda Radar Cruise Control with Stop and Go.
  • Premium Package: This sporty option features a leather-wrapped steering wheel complete with paddle shifts, the Bose® 12-speaker sounds system and a full-color Active Driving Display.

Summing It Up

The Mazda6 is perfect for Saint Augustine drivers who are looking for a sports sedan with a little bit more power than their traditional sedan model. Perfect for individuals who value a sporty powertrain over excess space, the Mazda6 delivers in luxury tenfold.

The Mazda3 option is great for slightly more practical sedan drivers or small families who want the convenience of a vehicle with a petite frame, but value guarantees like standard driver's assistance features and a little bit of extra room throughout the cabin for practicality.

Test Drive the Right Mazda For Your Lifestyle at Your Gainesville Local Mazda Dealer

Think you've found your perfect match? Whether your heart is set on one of these beautiful 2020 models, or you still can't decide which would better suit your lifestyle, stop by your Jacksonville Mazda dealership near Gainesville to test drive one or both of them. We're sure you'll fall in love when you experience these thrilling sedan models in person.