2017 Mazda3 vs. 2017 Mazda6: Worth the Upgrade?

Mazda3 and Mazda6
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Which Mazda Is Right For You?

Over the last couple decades, Mazda has crafted a reputation for building affordable, efficient cars that push driver enjoyment to the forefront. The Mazda3 and Mazda6 are both great examples of Mazda’s philosophy and branding.

Although neither car is available with more than 184 horsepower or even offered with a V6, their balance, tuning, suspension, brakes, and steering combine to create vehicles that feel spritely, athletic, and fun, with excellent fuel economy, even if they aren’t the roomiest vehicles in their class, and offer only adequate storage.

So if driving dynamics are important to you, odds are you’re already considering a Mazda. But should you spring for the bigger, more expensive Mazda6, or does the Mazda3 offer everything you’re looking for at a better price? Or maybe there is a package that combines the best of both worlds.

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