The Mazda 6 was launched in 2002 as a midsized family car which was produced as a saloon, a hatchback and an estate. To a large extent, launching the 6 was a flagship event for Mazda as with this car, they moved up market in terms of producing sporty family cars.
Certainly the Mazda 6 is one of the leaders in its class. The car performs very well, has excellent handling and offers very good value for money.
There was a facelift in 2005, with some revision in appearance and an improved engine line-up, and a new model was launched in 2007, with very smart looks and generally improved standards of equipment. There was a further facelift in 2010. Naturally, engine choice depends on the vintage of your used Mazda 6 but all are sound units and the latest diesels are supreme.
The build quality is very good and the hatchback version is probably one of the best looking family hatchbacks on the market. Driving the Mazda 6 is a pleasure. The car is responsive and obedient. It also has plenty of power and is very economical too.
The Mazda 6 MPS or Sport is the speediest model. It has a turbocharged 2.3 lire engine producing 260 bhp. The body is also more aerodynamic and the car has four wheel drive. This extremely sporty car can accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in just 5.4 seconds.
All variants of the Mazda 6 tend to hold their value and that is especially the case with the hatchback as it is such a desirable car. However there are many examples for sale across the UK from approved Mazda dealers, independent traders and private sellers. No matter where you are in the UK, Motors.co.uk could find a deal on a used Mazda 6 near you.
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