Toyota Prius vs. Mazda Mazda6

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Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book
$23,475
$21,950 - $23,000

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.62 / 5
78 Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
121 hp
187 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Engine Type

Engine Type
1.8L 4
SKYACTIV

Interior Features

Alarm

Alarm
Optional

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry
Optional

Heated Mirrors

Heated Mirrors
Optional

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls

Cruise Control

Cruise Control
Optional

Power Windows

Power Windows

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost

Power Steering

Power Steering

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42.3 in.
42.2 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
39.4 in.
38.4 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
33.4 in.
38.7 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
37.4 in.
37.1 in.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

MP3 Player

MP3 Player

AUX Input

AUX Input

CD Player

CD Player

Climate Control

Climate Control

Standard Seat

Standard Seat
Optional

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels
Aluminum

Rear Spoiler

Rear Spoiler
Optional

Tire Width

Tire Width
P195/65SR15
P225/55VR17

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
106.3 in.
111.4 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
33.5 ft.
36.7 ft.

Length

Length
178.7 in.
192.7 in.

Width

Width
69.3 in.
72.4 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
3075 lbs.
3326 - 3397 lbs.

Horsepower

Horsepower
121 hp
187 hp

Torque

Torque
105 ft. lbs.
186 ft. lbs.

Gas Electric Hybrid

Gas Electric Hybrid

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
4 Cylinder
4 Cylinder

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Front Wheel Drive

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
11.3 gal.
16.4 gal.

Combined

Combined
52 mpg
29 - 31 mpg

City

City
54 mpg
24 - 26 mpg

Highway

Highway
50 mpg
33 - 35 mpg

Safety Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes

Automatic Headlights

Automatic Headlights
Optional

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Child Safety Locks

Child Safety Locks

Stability Control

Stability Control

Traction Control

Traction Control

Adaptive Cruise Control

Adaptive Cruise Control

Automated Emergency Braking

Automated Emergency Braking

Lane Keeping Assist

Lane Keeping Assist

Lane Departure Warning

Lane Departure Warning
Optional

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Toyota Prius
Mazda Mazda6

Body Style

Body Style
Hatchback
Sedan

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Front Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Mid-Size Cars
Mid-Size Cars

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
5
5

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
93.1 ft³.
99.7 ft³.

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
3075 lbs.
3326 - 3397 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
52 mpg.
27 - 29 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
54 mpg.
24 - 26 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
50 mpg.
33 - 35 mpg.

Engine Type

Engine Type
Gas/Electric I-4
Regular Unleaded I-4

Displacement

Displacement
1.8 L/110
2.5 L/152

Fuel System

Fuel System
Sequential MPI
Gasoline Direct Injection

Trans Type

Trans Type
1
6

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
CVT w/OD
Automatic w/OD - Manual w/OD

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
4.11
3.55 - 3.70

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
3.4
1.95 - 2.02

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Strut
1.30 - 1.45

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Double Wishbone
1.00 - 1.03

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut
0.71 - 0.84

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Double Wishbone
0.60 - 0.68

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P195/65SR15
3.72 - 3.89

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P195/65SR15
3.81 - 4.11

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
15 X 6.5 in.
6.1 - 6.5

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
15 X 6.5 in.
100

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
Strut

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
Multi-Link

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Strut

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
33.5 ft.
Multi-Link

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
P225/55VR17

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
P225/55VR17

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Compact

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
17 X 7.5 in.

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
10 in.
17 X 7.5 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
10.2 in.
Compact in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
11.3 gal.
Aluminum

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
39.4 in.
Aluminum

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42.3 in.
Steel

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
55 in.
Rack-Pinion

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
53.4 in.
36.7 ft.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
37.4 in.
4-Wheel Disc

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
33.4 in.
4-Wheel

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
53 in.
Yes

Second Hip Room

Second Hip Room
51.9 in.
Yes

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
106.3 in.
11.7 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
178.7 in.
10.9 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
69.3 in.
16.4 gal.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
58.1 in.
38.4 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
60.2 in.
42.2 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
60.6 in.
55.9 in.

Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up

Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up
24.6 ft³.
53.5 in.

Model Group

Model Group
Prius
37.1 in.

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Intermediate
38.7 in.

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Hatchback
55.1 in.

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
1.8
53.5 in.

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
111.4 in.

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
192.7 in.

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
4
72.4 in.

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
57.1 in.