2018 Mazda 6 Touring: A Family Car for All

With the launch of the new 2018 Mazda 6, came the trim levels that offered various combination of features. Among them the one that could allure most of the family car buyers was the Touring that has everything a family car should consist of.

The Engine

Powered by a SKYACTIV-G2 2.5-liter DOHC 16-valve 4-cylinder engine paired with a VVT, the 2018 Mazda 6 Touring trim comes with a G-Vectoring Control and Cylinder Deactivation Feature. All this can bring out a Horsepower of 187 and a Torque of 186. All this gives an EPA-estimated mileage 26 mpg for the city 35 mpg in the highway. The Sedan is a Front-Wheel Drive, that has a 3.81 Axle Ratio. The Sedan can fill up a 16.4 Gallon of Fuel in its tank.

Driver Assistance Features

To help the drivers stay calm and composed the Mazda Touring trim for the 2018 version ushered in a number of Driver Assistance Features that lists the following:

  • 4-wheel disc brakes
  • 4-wheel abs
  • Brake assist,
  • Front vented discs,
  • Hill hold control
  • Electric parking brake and many more.

The Exterior

The 2018 Mazda 6 Touring trim moves on 19″ Alloy or gun metallic finished wheels. The tires measure P225/45R19 AS and the vehicle is given a steel spare wheel and a compact spare tire mounted inside under cargo. The Clearcoat Paint keep the vehicle look flashing even after long hours of driving through dusk and dawn. What comes as a special component with this model is a Sliding tilting glass Sunroof or Sunshade that can be opened and closed as you need it. The front and rear bumper continues the same body color while chrome is seen in the side windows.


The 2018 Mazda 6 Touring keeps all its occupants well informed as well as entertained with the inclusion of a Trip Computer in combination with either a Digital or Analog 8.0″ full-color touch-screen Display. There is Bluetooth and a hands-free phone installed too with the facility of automatic calling E911 for emergency situation. For pure entertainment you get Radio Broadcast Data System (RBDS) program information and Pandora internet radio compatibility.

The Interior

When we talk about the interiors of the 2018 Mazda 6 Touring, we are mostly looking for the perfect ambience and facility in it that can make all the family trips filled with fun, excitement and comfort. And to our great relief, Mazda didn’t disappoint us at any turn. Here’s what we find as the highlighted interior features:

  • Remote keyless entry
  • Integrated key transmitter,
  • 6-way power driver’s seat with manual lumbar support
  • 6-way manual front passenger seat
  • 60-40 rear seat as a folding bench
  • Leather/metal-look steering wheel
  • Cruise control w/steering wheel controls
  • Manual anti-whiplash adjustable front head restraints
  • Manual adjustable rear head restraints

Safety Features

Making Safety always the first priority, Mazda incorporated high end safety features for its Touring trim. As shown by the Chandler Mazda dealer there are Electronic Stability Control (ESC), ABS And Driveline Traction Control, Side Impact Beams, Dual Stage Seat-Mounted Airbags for the Driver And Passenger, Blind Spot Monitoring Blind Spot Sensor, Smart Brake Support Forward Collision and Rear Cross Traffic Alert Rear Collision and Lane Keep Assist System Lane Keeping Assist to name a few.

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