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Mazda 6 vs. Kia Optima - near Campbell River and Nanaimo


 Mazda 6 Fuel Efficiency Bests Kia Optima

The midsize sedan is one of the most popular vehicle segments in the auto industry which also makes it one of the most competitive.  Two of the most sought after sedans in this segment include the Mazda 6 and Kia Optima.  Both vehicles offer a great representation of why this type of car is in such high demand.  Their ability to offer excellent performance, fuel efficiency, safety and high-tech features make them a top pick for many consumers.  To help you find the best car without having to spend your own time researching the differences between each model; this side-by-side comparison between the Mazda 6 vs.  Kia Optima will supply you with the information needed to make the most informed decision.

Both the Mazda 6 and Kia Optima offer similar features and options, so when it comes down to which new midsize sedan offers the most, it’s a pretty close call.  When it comes to style, Mazda’s KODO “Soul of Motion” design, which has been integrated into the new Mazda 6, offers a much sportier and more muscular look than the Kia Optima.

With so many drivers choosing midsize sedans as their next vehicle, you can bet that performance and fuel economy are at the top of many of their lists of must-haves.  While both the  Mazda 6 and  Kia Optima have similar sized engines, the Mazda 6 knows how to get the most out of its. Performance and fuel efficiency is the Mazda 6’s secret weapon when comparing it to other vehicles in its class.

The incredible performance and fuel efficiency of the Mazda 6 comes from its 2.5-liter SKYACTIV four-cylinder engine that puts out 184 horsepower.  Even with all of that power, the Mazda 6 is still capable of delivering a higher fuel economy rating than the Kia Optima.  The Kia Optima receives a standard 2.4-liter engine that puts 192 horsepower, but its fuel economy rating falls well short of the Mazda 6.  If you want a new car that can give you the performance and fuel efficiency you desire, the new Mazda 6 is the perfect choice.

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Come visit Vancouver Island's Premier pre-owned vehicle location across from Costco and Crown Isle in Courtenay, BC. We have an exceptionally large and fully reconditioned inventory with a complete 155-point inspection on every vehicle! Hundreds more on-line to choose from. We also service all makes and models with 6 service bays, including Toyota, Nissan, Honda, Ford, Dodge, Chevrolet, Chrysler, Hyundai, Jeep, Pontiac, Subaru, Kia, VW, BMW, Mercedes and so many more. Tour our welcoming facility, meet our staff and join us for a coffee!

We are the one of the busiest pre-owned vehicle dealerships on Vancouver Island. Along with our fine line of New Mazda cars and Used Mazda vehicles, we market pre-owned import and domestic brands of quality Cars, Trucks, Vans, CUV’s and SUV’s - you name it and we will find it - and can help you get into the car or truck you need, no matter your current credit situation, without hassle or delay. Let us help you!

For more than 20 years, Courtenay Mazda has been a trusted and respected used car dealer in the Comox Valley on Vancouver Island. We are dedicated to ensuring that you go far in a used car or truck, and it starts with an exclusive inventory of quality, reliable used cars and trucks, and a financing service that can provide you with guaranteed approval, help you restore your credit, and get you the best rate possible for your needs and situation.

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