What are my engine options for the 2020 Mazda6?
The 2020 Mazda6 comes with two standard engines. The first is a 2.5 L SKYACTIV-G ® 4-cylinder engine which is standard on the Sport and Touring trim levels. Your second option is a 2.5 T SKYACTIV-G ® 4-cylinder engine which is standard on the Grand Touring, Grand Touring Reserve, and Signature trim level options. The Sport and Touring trims’ engine offers extreme efficiency, while the Grand Touring, Grand Touring Reserve, and Signature engine showcases massive amounts of power. Below, we will go into the specifics. Keep reading to learn more about your 2020 Mazda6 engine options.
SKYACTIV®-G 2.5-liter DOHC 16-valve 4-cylinder engine with VVT and Cylinder Deactivation
This option, standard on the Sport and Touring trim levels, can provide up to 187 horsepower and 186 pound-feet of torque. It earns the 2020 Mazda6 an impressive fuel economy rating of up to 26 mpg in the city and 35 mpg on the highway, for a combined rating of 29 mpg. It is paired with a front-wheel drive (FWD) drivetrain and a 6-speed automatic transmission with manual shift and Sport mode.
This makes the Sport and Touring options great trim levels for anyone who want to save money on fuel. Appropriately, these are also the least expensive trim level options.
SKYACTIV®-G 2.5T Dynamic Pressure Turbo DOHC 16-valve 4-cylinder engine with VVT
The Dynamic Pressure Turbo engine, which is standard on the Grand Touring, Grand Touring Reserve, and Signature trim level options, creates up to 227 horsepower with 87 octane regular unleaded fuel or up to 250 horsepower with 93 octane premium unleaded fuel. Plus, it boasts up to 310 pound-feet of torque, making it the clear winner in terms of power. As for fuel economy, it clocks in slightly below the other engine option with a rating of 23 mpg in the city and 31 mpg on the highway for a combined rating of 26 mpg.
This engine option is also paired with an FWD drivetrain and a 6-speed automatic transmission. The three highest trim levels are optimal for thrill-seekers and speed-demons.
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