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2018 Mazda6 vs 2018 Honda Accord

Comparison image of a red 2018 Mazda6 and a red 2018 Honda Accord

Are you in the market for a new mid-size sedan that offers tremendous engine performance and fuel economy? If so, then you have come to the right place! There are several excellent mid-size sedan options available in the Carlsbad, CA are for you to explore! Two of the best mid-size sedans available in the area are the 2018 Mazda6 and the 2018 Honda Accord.

Both the 2018 Mazda6 and the 2018 Honda Accord offer two excellent engine options for customers to explore. Each of the engine options available on the 2018 Mazda6 and the 2018 Honda Accord offer excellent engine performance and fuel economy. The best way to find out which of these two models is the better option is by comparing them against one another. Let’s take a closer look at how the 2018 Mazda6 and the 2018 Honda Accord matchup to find out which option is the better choice for you!



Base Engine Comparison

2018 Mazda3

versus

2018 Honda Accord

2.5L I-4 Engine Base Engine 1.5L Turbo I-4 Engine
187 Horsepower Engine Power 192 Horsepower
186 Pound-Feet Engine Torque 192 Pound-Feet
24 MPG / 33 MPG Fuel Economy (City / Hwy) 30 MPG / 38 MPG

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The table above compares some of the key specifications of the base engines for the 2018 Mazda6 and the 2018 Honda Accord. As you can see the 2018 Honda Accord base engine has a slight advantage in engine performance and a significant advantage in fuel economy. However, the comparison is much more competitive when you explore each model’s secondary engine as highlighted in the following table.

Secondary Engine Comparison

2018 Mazda3

versus

2018 Honda Accord

2.5L Turbo I-4 Engine Secondary Engine 2.0L Turbo I-4 Engine
227 Horsepower Engine Power 252 Horsepower
310 Pound-Feet Engine Torque 273 Pound-Feet
23 MPG / 31 MPG Fuel Economy (City / Hwy) 22 MPG / 32 MPG

As you can see, the 2018 Honda Accord secondary engine offers better engine power and slightly better highway fuel economy than the 2018 Mazda3 secondary engine. However, the 2018 Mazda3 secondary engine does offer better engine torque and slightly better city fuel economy. Overall, both of these vehicles are very evenly matched.

If you are interested in exploring how the 2018 Mazda3 stacks up against other competitors, then you should contact the staff at Bob Baker Mazda today! Our team is happy to answer any questions that you might have. Visit our dealership in Carlsbad, CA today!