2014 Mazda 6
2014 Mazda6 Review and Specs
Latest Mazda sedan variant, the All-New Mazda 6 being the most Mazda’s sedan variant that equipped with a wide range of cutting-edge technologies. Mazda’s own party even claimed the latest variant of the Mazda6 is the most efficient vehicle in its class.
“The All-New Mazda 6 has most improved efficiency compared to previous generation Mazda 6 and best in its class; sedan with 2500 cc engine,” explained Hiroshi Kajiyama, Chief Program Engineer of the ALL-New Mazda 6.
Kajiyama said, further savings in fuel consumption on this latest Mazda6 because various features embedded on the latest Mazda’s premium sedan.
“I-Stop System will save on fuel consumption by 5 percent, to System i-ELOOP also could save by 5 percent. So from the i-Stop system and i-ELOOP can save fuel by 10 percent, “explained Hiroshi Kajiyama.
“As for the body and the chassis can save 10 percent. So a total of features embedded on the All-New Mazda6 could save fuel consumption by 20 percent compared to its predecessors or competitors in class 2500 cc sedan, “close Kajiyama.
All New Mazda 6 is the second variant that uses the Full Skyactiv technology, after Full Skyactiv launched the Mazda CX-5 Variant.
The All-New Mazda6 has also been equipped with i-Stop system and i-ELOOP. A smart system developed by Mazda Corporation for fuel economy, it also still contains Mazda’s Skyactiv technology.
i-Stop or idle-stop can save fuel efficiency, working by turning off the engine when the brake pedal is pressed and the car stopped the traffic or dilampu on highway congestion and also automatically restarts the engine when the brake pedal is released.
I-Stop system always shut off the engine the piston position in such a way where ready for the next burning process restart so that more responsive and smoother for a smooth driving experience. I-Stop system also works to monitor the temperature of the engine, cabin temperature, and the driver’s input to the brake pedal, lever 3 k and the steering wheel.
I-Stop system will work by pressing the brake pedal strongly, and immediately the machine will die and if the brake pedal is lifted, the machine will be ready to restart again. I-Stop system will also save on fuel consumption by 5 percent, compared with the earlier machines or machines in class 2500 cc more.
In addition to the i-Stop System, the All-New Mazda6 is also equipped with a system i-ELOOP, a regenerative braking system developed by Mazda which can generate electricity when the driver releases the gas pedal, where high-capacity electric double-layer capacitor (EDLC) immediately save some energy and allows for extracted efficiently.
Energy produced by EDLC will be transmitted to the electrical equipment of the All-New Mazda6 like headlights, air conditioning control system, audio system, as well as the electrical system of the machine.
This five-passenger sedan will powered by 2.5 liter four-cylinder engine that produce 184 horsepower. The engine is mated by six-speed manual or six-speed automatic transmission. There is an optional 2.2 liter turbodiesel that generates 148 and 173 horsepower with 280 and 309 lb-ft of torque.
2014 Mazda6 Price and Release Date
The all new Mazda6 has released on January 2013. Estimated base price of this car is start from $20,880. for i-Touring and i-Grand Touring priced start from $23,445 and $29,495.