2018 Toyota Camry Vs. 2018 Mazda6

2018 toyota Camry and 2018 Mazda6 shown on split screen image

Dismissing mid-size sedans as a vanishing class is short-sighted. After all, the iconic body styling and features of mid-size sedans have made them the image all of us associate with the word “car.” These vehicles are hall-mark models for manufacturers and name plates like the Toyota Camry have spent over half a century in the United States market filling garages with style and commutes with enjoyment. In its latest iteration, the all-new 2018 Toyota Camry has taken that style to the next level. It’s also risen to the top of the ranks for this class.

Today, we’re matching up the 2018 Toyota Camry with a competing model from another Japanese manufacturer. The Mazda6 doesn’t have nearly the history or name recognition that the Camry enjoys. Still, it is an aspirational model that seeks to provide style and features that both punch above their weight. How do the two measure up against one another? Let’s find out!

2018 Toyota Camry


2018 Mazda6

203 horsepower Base model horsepower 187 horsepower
301 horsepower (V6) Available horsepower 227 horsepower (turbo lag)
8-speed automatic Transmission 6-speed automatic
34 miles per gallon Base fuel economy (combined) 27 miles per gallon
Standard Adaptive Cruise Control? Available
7 Trim levels 5

Toyota Camry Continues to Delight and Impress

With the 2018 Toyota Camry, Toyota has completely overhauled their iconic mid-size sedan. Although the architecture is brand new, as is the transmission and more, the reliability and versatility for which drivers have chosen the Camry for over fifty years continues.

With seven different trim levels, compared to the Mazda6’s five, and an available 300+-horsepower V6 engine, your Camry will take you places you never dreamed of going in a car that’s as practical and dependable as the mid-size, four-door name it proudly wears.

The 2018 Mazda6 is a good car, but the newest chapter in the Camry’s history is a great car – delivering superior horsepower, fuel efficiency, a better transmission, standard safety features and more. These benefits are underscored by Toyota’s legendary reliability.

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