Engine Options and Powertrain Performance in the 2019 Mazda6
The Mazda6 has always remained one of the best of choices for those driving is not an act of purpose but sheer pleasure. Rendered with an artistic mind and engineered with the advanced skill, the 2019 Mazda6 sustains its attractive demeanor and kept alluring more and more people.
For this year of 2019, Mazda has given its flagship model 6 series a new standard set of LED lighting, that matched well with the newly designed front grille and wheels while the cabin got a makeover with improved interior materials.
The Engine Options
To make the driving enthusiasts mesmerized with an enchanting driving, Mazda6 for its 2019 year model has installed a 2.5-liter four-cylinder turbocharged engine that can make a 250 count of horsepower and 310 pound-feet of torque, when ideally mated to the six-speed automatic transmission. For those who wants more control on the vehicle Mazda offers them a six-speed manual transmission as an available option, but that comes only with the naturally-aspirated engine rated with 187 horsepower and 186 pound-feet of torque.
Available in trim levels like Sport, Touring, Grand Touring, Grand Touring Reserve, and Signature in ascending order, the 2019 Mazda6 benefits the users from different sectors with the freedom to chose from a wide range of options for everything that best suit their purpose.
Gone are those days, when performance and fuel efficiency were inverted proportional to each other. The 2019 Mazda6 is one such example where one can get the thrill of marvelous performance while the engine doesn’t forget to return an EPA rated fuel economy that counts 23 mpg in the city rides with frequent stop and go moments, that goes higher in efficiency counting 31 mpg on the constantly run highway speed and that is nevertheless a good score.
After putting your first step right on the throttle, the 2019 Mazda6 will instantly make you feel the abundance of power that it derives from the 2.5-liter four-cylinder turbocharged engine. Initially the acceleration might feel a little tight but in no time, you can gel with the accelerator and it listens to you at a tap of the pedal. The transmission shifts are consistently smooth, in firing off the shifts unobtrusively.
Handling in the 2019 Mazda6 is what makes you yearn for yet another ride with it. With the perfect aerodynamic structure the Mazda6 faces little body lean with almost no steer of the torque. Mazda has also given a handful of driving modes in the 6 series among which the Sport mode, makes the drive much more thrilling than you had expected. Besides, the standard tuning works extremely well; this thing is a hoot to drive.
The Bottom Line
Even though there are newer competitors in the segment of midsize sedan, but few can beat the new 2019 Mazda6 in offering such a unique combination of adept road handling with ample power, that returns such a reasonable fuel economy all wrapped in a beautiful package of powertrains.