2020 Mazda3

2020 Mazda3

2020 Mazda6

2020 Mazda6

2020 MAZDA3

2020 MAZDA6

$21,500 MSRP*


$23,700 MSRP*
2.5L Skyactiv®-G DOHC 4-Cylinder Engine


2.5L Skyactiv®-G DOHC 4-Cylinder Engine
186 hp


187 hp
26/35 city/highway mpg**

EPA-Estimated MPG

23/31 city/highway mpg**


The Mazda3 and the Mazda6 are both comfortable and capable sedans, but you’ll want to take a closer look at each before deciding which is the best choice for your Rio Rancho driving needs. At first glance, you’ll see that the Mazda3 starts at a more affordable price, but the Mazda6 provides more spirited performance. Also, the Mazda6 is a mid-size sedan and offers a roomier interior than the compact Mazda3. Learn more about the differences between these two popular Mazda sedans in this guide from University Mazda.

MAZDA3 vs. MAZDA6: Which Sedan is Right for Me?

For drivers in need of more space, the Mazda3 hatchback model will be the best choice, however, for a more luxurious and comfortable drive, the Mazda6 is a great choice. Take a look into the performances and price points of both models to find the model that’s best for you and your driving needs.

MAZDA3 vs. MAZDA6: Trim Levels and Prices

Reviewing the pricing for the various trim levels of each model will help you decide which is the better choice for your budget:

2020 MAZDA3 Sedan Configurations – $21,500 MSRP*

  • 2020 MAZDA3 Select Package – $22,700 MSRP*
  • 2020 MAZDA3 Preferred Package – $24,200 MSRP*
  • 2020 MAZDA3 Premium Package – $26,500 MSRP*

2020 MAZDA3 Hatchback Configurations – $23,700 MSRP*

  • 2020 MAZDA3 Preferred Package – $25,200 MSRP*
  • 2020 MAZDA3 Premium Package – $27,500 MSRP*

2020 MAZDA6 Configurations

  • 2020 MAZDA6 Sport – $24,100 MSRP*
  • 2020 MAZDA6 Touring – $26,700 MSRP*
  • 2020 MAZDA6 Grand Touring – $29,800 MSRP*
  • 2020 MAZDA6 Grand Touring Reserve – $32,300 MSRP*
  • 2020 MAZDA6 Signature – $35,400 MSRP*

MAZDA3 vs. MAZDA6: Performance & Fuel Economy

In addition to the standard base model engines, the Mazda3 and the Mazda6 also offer upgraded engine options:

Available 2020 MAZDA3 Engine

  • 2.5L Skyactiv®-G DOHC 4-Cylinder Engine
  • Horsepower: 186 hp
  • Torque: 186 lb-ft
  • EPA-estimated mpg: 26/35 city/highway mpg**

Available 2020 MAZDA6 Engine

  • 2.5L Skyactiv®-G DOHC 4-Cylinder Engine
    • Horsepower: 187 hp
    • Torque: 186 lb-ft
    • EPA-estimated mpg: 26/35 city/highway mpg
  • 2.5L Turbocharged 4-Cylinder Engine
    • Horsepower: 250 hp
    • Torque: 310 lb-ft
    • EPA-estimated mpg: 23/31 city/highway mpg**

MAZDA3 vs. MAZDA6: Interior Features

Both of these cars come with Bluetooth® connectivity, 6-way adjustable driver seats, and a 6-speaker sound system. But the Mazda6 adds standard sport seats and a 6-way adjustable front passenger seat to the mix. Both also offer seating for up to 5 passengers, although the compact Mazda3 sedan offers less overall interior space than the Mazda6. This could be an important consideration for some Farmington area drivers.

Test Drive the MAZDA3 and MAZDA6 Today!

Explore our inventory of new Mazda models, and check out our new Mazda lease deals before visiting University Mazda in Albuquerque. We’d love to put you behind the wheel of the Mazda3 or Mazda6 of your choice today. Find out what your monthly payments will be, then get pre-approved for a low-interest loan, and if you have any questions, please feel free to contact us. The best way to decide between these leading Mazda sedans is to get inside and give them a test drive. We can also help you learn more about the Mazda3 front-wheel drive system, how the Mazda3 compares to the Honda Civic or to the Mazda CX-3, read the Mazda6 safety ratings, 2020 Mazda3 hatchback’s configurations, about the Mazda6 price, and about proper vehicle maintenance, including Mazda oil changes. Visit University Mazda near Farmington to see the Mazda3 and Mazda6 in person.

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**EPA-estimated mileage. Actual results will vary.

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