A gray 2020 Mazda6 Sedan parked along a shaded roadway.

What is the Difference Between the 2020 Mazda3 and the 2020 Mazda6 Sedans?

The Difference Between the 2020 Mazda3 and Mazda6 Sedans

When looking at the Mazda model lineup for 2020, you may notice a few vehicles sitting on the smaller side of the spectrum. Between the 2020 Mazda3 Sedan and the 2020 Mazda6, it can be hard to figure out what exactly is different with them. Outside of their stylized looks, we at Bob Baker Mazda compared the two models below.

The side image of a gray 2020 Mazda3 Sedan parked next to a doorway.

2020 Mazda3 Sedan is an Affordable and Versatile Model

When looking at both sedans, the 2020 Mazda3 route has its perks. At a base MSRP of $21,500, the Mazda3 is a great affordable option for nearly everyone. Compared to the Mazda6, its main claim is in having better fuel economy. Though the Mazda6 offers up to an estimated 26 combined MPG, the Mazda3 route can receive up to a combined 30 MPG. While we are comparing the two Sedan options, the Mazda3 also allows you to have similar specs and features in a Hatchback option.

A gray 2020 Mazda6 parked next to a brick wall.

Sportier Performance in the Mazda6 Sedan

However affordable and impressive the 2020 Mazda3 Sedan is, the 2020 Mazda6 offers its own perks. At an affordable estimated $24,100 MSRP, the main difference in the Mazda6 is its sportier performance option. Though both have the same standard engine, the Mazda6 offers Dynamic Pressure Turbo Skyactiv®-G 2.5L engine, which receives up to 227 horsepower and 310 ft-lbs. of torque. The model is also longer and wider, allowing for 14.7 cubic feet of cargo space compared to 13.2 cubic feet of space in the Mazda3 Sedan.

Find Both Sedan Options at Bob Baker Mazda

While both options have their unique properties, the 2020 Mazda3 Sedan and the 2020 Mazda6 both offer great performance at their given price point. Stop in today near Carlsbad and test each of them out for yourself at Bob Baker Mazda. One of them is sure to grab your attention!


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