Mazda announced that the 2021 Mazda6 will arrive in dealerships starting in November.
The Mazda6 is equipped with a standard Skyactiv-G 2.5-litre engine with Cylinder Deactivation, producing 186 horsepower and 186 lb-ft of torque. The vehicule is also paired with a quick-shifting, six-speed automatic transmission with manual shift mode and drive selection switch, G-Vectoring Control Plus and front-wheel drive.
Standard essential i-Activsense safety features include Smart City Brake Support Front, Advanced Blind Spot Monitoring, and Rear Cross Traffic Alert. Additional standard premium features include automatic on/off headlights, rain-sensing windshield wipers, rearview camera, push button start, remote keyless entry, electronic parking brake with Auto-hold function, LED headlights with auto-leveling, LED daytime running lights, LED taillights and 17-inch dark grey aluminum alloy wheels.
Mazda6 GS-L upgrades to leatherette-trimmed seats, heated steering wheel, Mazda Advanced Keyless Entry System, power moonroof, auto-dimming interior rearview mirror, and windshield wiper de-icer. Mazda’s full suite of i-Activsense safety equipment is included here, which adds Mazda Radar Cruise Control with Stop&Go function, Smart Brake Support Front, Pedestrian Detection (forward sensing), Forward Obstruction Warning, Lane Departure Warning System, Lane-keep Assist System, and High Beam Control.
The Mazda6 GT include features such as a windshield-projected, full-colour Active Driving Display head-up unit, Adaptive Front-lighting System, Black or Pure White leather seats, , automatic power folding door mirrors, 10-way power and memory driver’s seat with power lumbar support and 6-way power passenger’s seat.
New for 2021, the Mazda6 GT will feature HomeLink wireless control system, and 7-inch TFT reconfigurable digital gauge display. A 360º View Monitor with front and rear parking sensors, Mazda Navigation System, Traffic Sign Recognition and SiriusXM Traffic Plus and Travel Link add to the safety of the Mazda6 GT.
The styling is updated with a 19-inch bright silver finish aluminum alloy wheels, Signature lighting on headlights and taillights, and chrome accents on the lower front bumper.
New this year, the Kuro Edition shares similar features to the Mazda6 GT. The Kuro Edition features Polymetal Grey or Jet Black exterior paint, gloss black door mirrors and 19-inch black metallic aluminum alloy wheels. The interior has Garnet Red leather seats that feature Kodo centre stitching with grey contrasting thread, and black hairline interior accents on the dash and door panels. The dash and center console armrest add red stitching to help bring the color scheme together.
The Mazda6 Kuro Edition is powered exclusively by the responsive Skyactiv-G 2.5 Turbo engine, which can generate a robust 320 lb-ft of torque and 250 horsepower with premium (93 octane) fuel or 310 lb-ft of torque and 227 horsepower with regular (87 octane) fuel. A new turbo badge is also added to the trunk to help identify the powertrain, and paddle shifters are added to the steering wheel.
The top-tier Mazda6 Signature has a new design that starts with the gunmetal front grille and 19-inch aluminum alloy wheels in a light grey, high-lustre finish and leads to the interior, available in either Pure White or Deep Chestnut Nappa leather, adorned with authentic Japanese Sen wood and gilded UltraSuede interior accents. The black headliner, auto-dimming frameless rearview mirror with Homelink wireless control system, LED ambient lights and unique cross-stitching detail on the leather-wrapped steering wheel complete the new look. New for 2021, the Mazda6 Signature also includes Smart City Brake Support Rear and Driver Attention Alert safety systems.