2021 Hyundai Sonata vs 2021 Mazda6

2021 Hyundai Sonata vs 2021 Mazda6

The 2021 Hyundai Sonata is one of the most popular sedans in the automobile market. This vehicle comes with an amazing combination of design, performance, and features. However, the 2021 Mazda6 has emerged as a worthy challenger to the supremacy of the 2021 Hyundai Sonata. Therefore, we at Third Coast Auto Group in Austin, Texas, have made a comparison between the two. Give this page a quick read to find out which sedan is the better option for you.

2021 Hyundai Sonata


2021 Mazda6

SE, SEL, SEL Plus, N Line, Limited Trim Levels Sport, Touring, Grand Touring, Grand Touring Reserve, Carbon Edition, Signature
$23,950 Starting MSRP $24,475
290 Maximum Horsepower 250
28 mpg/38 mpg Fuel Economy (City/Highway) 26 mpg/35 mpg

Which Sedan is Better: 2021 Hyundai Sonata or 2021 Mazda6?

The base trim of the 2021 Hyundai Sonata comes for a price of $23,950, while that of the 2021 Mazda6 is $24,475. Therefore, if budget is a constraint for you, then you are better off with the 2021 Hyundai Sonata. However, price is not the only area where the Hyundai Sonata fares better than the Mazda6.

When it comes to engine performance, both sedans are impressive. However, while the 2021 Mazda6 Signature is powered by a SKYACTIV®-G 2.5 Dynamic Pressure Turbo 4-cylinder engine that has a maximum horsepower of 250, the 2021 Hyundai Sonata N Line is equipped with a 2.5-liter Turbo 4-cylinder engine that puts out 290 horsepower. Furthermore, if we take a look at the fuel efficiency of both vehicles, it is evident from the table above that the 2021 Hyundai Sonata is the clear winner in this category as well.

Finally, let us talk about the available safety features in both sedans. The 2021 Mazda6 comes with features, such as Blind Spot Monitoring with Rear Cross-Traffic Alert, Lane Departure Warning System, Lane-keep Assist, Driver Attention Alert, etc. However, the 2021 Hyundai Sonata is also equipped with these features, and much more.

Therefore, while the 2021 Mazda6 has some impressive features and specifications, the 2021 Hyundai Sonata is the clear winner of the competition.