|2016 Honda Accord Touring||2016 Mazda6 Grand Touring|
|3.5-liter, V-6||Engine||2.5-liter, 4-cylinder|
|278-hp, 252 lb.-ft of torque||Performance||184-hp, 185 lb.-ft of torque|
|100.8 cubic-feet||Passenger Volume||99.7 cubic-feet|
|15.8 cubic-feet||Cargo Volume||14.8 cubic-feet|
2016 Honda Accord Touring vs 2016 Mazda6 Grand Touring
Fun, powerful midsize sedans aren’t easy to find on the streets these days. That is because so many manufacturers have decided to focus on vehicles that are smaller, or crossovers. Fortunately for you and for us, Honda isn’t a brand who has given up on its roomy, boisterous sedan so quickly. The Honda Accord has been one of the best cars in America for over 30 years, so why stop now? We take a look at how this vehicle continues to set itself apart from the rest with the 2016 Honda Accord Touring vs 2016 Mazda6 Grand Touring comparison.
First thing we need to point out in this comparison is that these are the two top of the line trims that the Accord and Mazda6 are offered in. These vehicles come locked and loaded with great amenities. If you are looking for a toned down model, the 2016 Accord does five others available, but not all of those models include features such as heated front and rear seats, leather upholstery, and 10-way adjustable driver’s seat, a 4-way adjustable passenger seat, a 360-watt audio system, and HondaLink with Navigation.
Plenty of Room for Everyone in the 2016 Honda Accord
While the 2016 Honda Accord Touring comes loaded with plenty of great features, one of the key advantages that it has over the Mazda6 Grand Touring is that it offers more passenger space and cargo volume. This means that when your 2016 Accord is fully loaded with five passengers, they will have more room to relax than they would in the 2016 Mazda6. You will also have more room for things you need to bring along for the ride, thanks to the added cargo space.
We should also mention that the Accord Touring comes with a V6 engine while the Mazda6 only has a 4-cylinder. This means that there will be a significant difference in terms of overall power and torque, with the Accord have the significant advantage. While its fuel economy isn’t as great as the Mazda6, it still does quite well.
If you would like to learn more about the 2016 Honda Accord Touring vs 2016 Mazda6 Grand Touring comparison, please get in touch with a Planet Honda sales team member today.