Mazda Canada has announced pricing for the significantly updated Mazda6 sedan will start at $27,000.
The 2018 Mazda6 features new and updated engine options, along with a long list of new equipment and options.
Standard equipment now includes the Skyactiv-G 2.5-litre engine with cylinder deactivation, the first of its kind on a four-cylinder in North America.
The Skyactiv-G engine with cylinder deactivation is paired exclusively with the Skyactiv-Drive six-speed automatic transmission for a smooth and seamless driving experience.
The entry-level Mazda6 GS also includes new standard equipment such as LED headlights, automatic dual-zone climate controls, rear HVAC ventilation, and a larger Mazda Connect screen (eight-inch vs seven-inch). Standard safety equipment includes Advanced Blind Spot Monitoring (ABSM), Rear Cross Traffic Alert (RCTA), and Smart City Brake Support (SCBS).
New for 2018, the Mazda6 now offers a choice of engines with the addition of the Skyactiv-G 2.5T
with Dynamic Pressure Turbo, producing 227 hp on 87 octane gasoline (250 hp with 93 octane) and 310 lb/ft of torque from a low 2,000 RPM.
The new engine is optional in Mazda6 GS-L mid-trim models, and standard equipment starting with GT and the new Signature models.
Topping the 2018 Mazda6 range starting at $38,800 is the new Signature trim elevates the Mazda6 from its traditional competitive set into a higher class, with unparalleled craftsmanship and authentic materials. The 2018 Mazda6 will arrive at dealerships nationwide beginning in April.
More information including full pricing, specifications, and fuel economy will be released closer to the on-sale date.