The market today does not fail to impress when it comes to vehicles that give you a value for your money. Both 2015 Ford Fusion and the 2015 Mazda 6 models that we are about to review deliver what is expected.
They do not disappoint when it comes to their performance in terms of fuel consumption and strength. In fact it’s impressive to note that some of the features they posses are not expected to be found in the vehicles of their caliber. Therefore when you are out shopping for a vehicle it’s of the essence that you check out its features to ensure that you procure a vehicle that meets your own personal standards.
2015 Ford Fusion Vs 2015 Mazda 6
The following is a comparison between two of the finest and among the best vehicles in the segment to which they are delivered. To be precise we will be comparing the 2015 Ford Fusion and the 2015 Mazda 6.
The interior and exterior
The 2015 Ford Fusion has a nice outlook that is designed for both legible and large gauges. The car is a bit stiff compared to its predecessor but has a nice headrest to ensure your comfort. It’s equipped with well known multimedia operating system MyFord Touch. This system allows for swapping and switching the buttons and menu driving. This makes it stand out from the Mazda 6.
The Mazda 6 on the other hand is presented in Sport, Grand Touring and the Touring trim levels. Different features of this vehicle are available depending on the trim level and include a HD radio, 19inch alloy wheels, anti-lock brakes, pressure monitoring and Bluetooth. In addition it’s equipped with a system for monitoring blind spots, climate control and conditioning and an 11-speaker audio system.
2015 Ford Fusion
The Ford Fusion has three version of four cylinder engines combined with the direct inject and the turbo charge EcoBoost technology. Best for the fuel economy is the optional 1.5 liter capacity EcoBoost which produces 177 lb-ft torque and 178 Hp. The base engine is the naturally aspirated 2.5 liter unit which delivers 175 Hp. The all wheel version of the 2015 Ford Fusion comes with the more powerful 2 liter EcoBoost engine that produces 240 hp.
The Mazda 6 has a 4 cylinder engine with a 2.5 liter capacity and is capable of producing 184 HP and 185 pound-feet of torque. The engine comes also with direct injection technology and is a part of the SKYACTIV family. Paired with six speed automatic transmission it will be able to return 26/38/30 mpg while the six speed manual drops the number for 1 mpg.
Price and availability
The price of the base version of the Ford Fusion is $ 23,250 while the price for the Mazda 6 is $ 21,785. Therefore the Ford Fusion comes with slightly higher price compared to the Mazda 6 but still it is a good question which one is the better choice for buyers.