2018 Honda Accord vs 2018 Mazda6
Looking at the 2018 Honda Accord vs the 2018 Mazda6 compares two cars in the competitive midsize sedan segment. These two cars offer multiple options for car shoppers to choose from. Both cars offer multiple engine and transmission options, and are available in multiple trim levels.
2018 Honda Accord models will be available in six total trim levels: LX, Sport, EX, EX-L, EX-L with Navigation and Touring. Each trim level comes equipped with a different collection of comfort safety and technology features. The 2018 Accord can be equipped with Honda’s Honda Sensing suite of driver assistance systems. Safety Sense includes Collision Mitigation Braking System™ (CMBS™), Lane Departure Warning, Road Departure Mitigation, Adaptive Cruise Control with Low-Speed Follow and Traffic Sign Recognition.
|2018 Honda Accord||VS||2018 Mazda6|
|1.5-liter turbocharged four-cylinder||Base Engine||2.5-liter four-cylinder|
|252-horsepower, 273 pound-feet torque||Top Engine Performance||250 horsepower, 310 pound-feet torque|
|Automatic, Manual, CVT||Transmission Options||Automatic, Manual|
2018 Honda Accord Features and Technology Systems
In addition to the systems included in the Honda Sensing suite, the 2018 Accord offers a variety of comfort and technology features and systems. Additional available driver assistance systems include Blind Spot Information, Front and rear parking sensors, Cross Traffic Monitor, Driver Awareness Monitor and a Multi-Angle Rearview Camera. Technology systems offered on the car include LED headlights and LED fog lights, a Display Audio touchscreen infotainment system, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto connectivity and a 4G LTE WiFi hotspot.
Both the 2018 Honda Accord and the 2018 Mazda6 can be equipped with two engine options. Standard equipment for the 2018 Accord includes a turbocharged 1.5-liter four-cylinder engine. The car also offers an available 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine. Mazda offers two 2.5-liter four-cylinder engines on the Mazda6. The Accord offers three transmission options to car shoppers, a manual, an automatic and a continuously variable transmission (CVT).