newcars.com®

2015 Hyundai Sonata vs. 2015 Mazda Mazda6 Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Mazda Mazda6 than the Hyundai Sonata, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Hyundai Sonata will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Mazda Mazda6.

Convenience
The Hyundai Sonata will require fewer stops at the gas station than the Mazda Mazda6, making it more convenient to drive.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). When looking only at MSRP, the Hyundai Sonata will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Mazda Mazda6. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Hyundai Sonata and the Mazda Mazda6 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Hyundai Sonata is a little wider than the Mazda Mazda6, so getting in and out of the car in a crowded parking lot may be a little more of a squeeze. When looking at overall length, the Hyundai Sonata takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Mazda Mazda6.

Handling
The Hyundai Sonata has a smaller turning radius than the Mazda Mazda6, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Hyundai Sonata and the Mazda Mazda6. The Hyundai Sonata has a roomier cargo area for holding your bags or other items than the Mazda Mazda6.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Hyundai Sonata than that of the Mazda Mazda6.

Watch Video

Compare the 2015 Hyundai Sonata and the 2015 Mazda Mazda6.

Get your best price before going to the dealer!

2015 Hyundai
Sonata

More Details & Photos New 2015 Hyundai Sonata
MSRP*: $21,150 - $28,575

2015 Mazda
Mazda6

More Details & Photos New 2015 Mazda Mazda6
MSRP*: $21,190 - $29,895
Cash Back Rebate: Visit Rebate Center Visit Rebate Center
Low APR Loan: -- --
Lease Incentive: -- --
City MPG: 23 - 28 25 - 26
Highway MPG: 32 - 38 37 - 38
Engine(s): 1.6-liter I-4 (regular gas), Inline-4 Inline-4
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 5 years/60,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
NHTSA Safety Information

Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries. Read an article on the current NHTSA crash test program.

***** *****
Frontal Crash Rating
NHTSA Safety Information

Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries. Read an article on the current NHTSA crash test program.

***** ****
Side Crash Rating
NHTSA Safety Information

Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries. Read an article on the current NHTSA crash test program.

***** *****
Invoice*: $20,295 - $26,846 $20,235 - $28,235

Days On Lot: Comparing Ease of Negotiation

Days on Lot measures the average number of days a model sits on a dealer's lot before it's sold. This is one predictor of a dealer's willingness to negotiate.

Monthly Trend for:
2015 Hyundai Sonata

Days On Lot DataDays On Lot Trends

See Detailed Analysis

Monthly Trend for:
2015 Mazda Mazda6

No Days On Lot Data

No Data

Car Chooser

Still Deciding?

Use Car Chooser from NewCars.com to narrow your new car search by body type, price, make, fuel economy and much more!

Compare your contenders side by side and review the details of each new car you've filtered down to. See available styles, options, rebates and incentives for the models you're looking at.

There's no other tool quite like it!

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.