2018 Mazda6 vs. 2018 Nissan Altima

2018 Mazda Mazda6

2018 Mazda6

2018 Nissan Altima 2.5 S Sedan

2018 Nissan Altima



Tampa drivers on the hunt for a versatile sedan are in luck, as the 2018 Mazda6 and the 2018 Nissan Altima prove to be solid choices. Between the two, the Mazda6:

2018 Mazda6

  • Generates 8 more hp and 11 more lb-ft of torque via its introductory transmission
  • Promises more safety features from the start, and also offers more technology on the introductory trim

Powerful Performance

Both the 2018 Mazda6 and the 2018 Nissan Altima are powered by 2.5L inline-four engines, yet the Mazda6 is more powerful.

  • Mazda6: Produces 187 hp and 186 lb-ft of torque
  • Altima: Manages just 179 hp and 177 lb-ft of torque

Safety Systems

2018 Mazda6 profile

The new Mazda6 comes more generously equipped with advanced safety systems as standard than the 2018 Nissan Altima. In fact, the Mazda6 boasts Blind Spot Monitoring which alerts you to vehicles in your blind spot when you’re changing lanes, and Rear Cross-Traffic Alert, which lets you know if a vehicle is approaching as you exit a parking space.

More Standard Features

The following features are offered on the introductory 2018 Mazda6, but not on the base 2018 Nissan Altima trim:

  • Navigational aid
  • Telematics system
  • Universal garage door opener
  • Dual-zone automatic climate control
  • Front manual lumbar support
  • Leather-wrapped steering wheel
  • Daytime running lights
  • Signaling exterior mirrors

Compare the Mazda6 to Other Competitors!

See how the 2018 Mazda6 compares to the likes of the Ford Fusion, as well as other Mazda models, and learn about the warning signs that you might need new brakes when you visit Cox Mazda! You can also learn more about exterior features with us!

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