General InformationSonata GLSAccord LXAltima 2.5Mazda6 6i SV
MSRP$18,700$21,055$19,900$18,600
ClassMid-Size SedanMid-Size SedanMid-Size SedanMid-Size Sedan
BodystyleSedanSedanSedanSedan
Rating
Standard Standard Optional Optional
EnginesSonata GLSAccord LXAltima 2.5Mazda6 6i SV
2.4-liter Inline-4 175 hpStandardNot AvailableNot AvailableNot Available
Mileage City/Hwy [mpg]21 - 22 (AT) / 32---------
2.4-liter Inline-4 177 hpNot AvailableStandardNot AvailableNot Available
Mileage City/Hwy [mpg]---21 - 22 (MT) / 31------
2.5-liter Inline-4 170 hpNot AvailableNot AvailableNot AvailableStandard
Mileage City/Hwy [mpg]---------20 / 29
2.5-liter Inline-4 175 hpNot AvailableNot AvailableStandardNot Available
Mileage City/Hwy [mpg]------23 / 32---
Transmissions
5-speed automaticOptionalOptionalNot AvailableNot Available
5-speed manualStandardStandardNot AvailableNot Available
6-speed manualNot AvailableNot AvailableNot AvailableStandard
Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT)Not AvailableNot AvailableStandardNot Available
Exterior DimensionsSonata GLSAccord LXAltima 2.5Mazda6 6i SV
Length [in.]188.9194.1190.7193.7
Width [in.]72.172.770.772.4
Height [in.]58.058.158.057.9
Wheelbase [in.]107.4110.2109.3109.8
Front Track [in.]62.062.661.062.8
Rear Track [in.]61.462.661.062.8
Exterior Features
4 doorsStandardStandardStandardStandard
Power Door MirrorsStandardStandardStandardStandard
Folding Door MirrorsNot AvailableStandardNot AvailableNot Available
Heated Door MirrorsStandardNot AvailableNot AvailableNot Available
Interior DimensionsSonata GLSAccord LXAltima 2.5Mazda6 6i SV
Passenger Vol. [cu-ft.]105.4106.0100.7101.9
Seating Cap.5555
Headroom Front [in.]40.141.440.639.4
Headroom Rear [in.]38.238.536.837.3
Legroom Front [in.]43.742.544.142.5
Legroom Rear [in.]37.437.235.838.0
Shoulderroom Front [in.]57.458.255.757.3
Shoulderroom Rear [in.]56.956.455.556.5
Hiproom Front [in.]55.556.656.855.1
Hiproom Rear [in.]55.354.352.555.9
Cargo Capacity [cu-ft.]16.314.015.316.6
Interior Features
Air ConditioningStandardStandardStandardStandard
Cruise ControlStandardStandardStandardNot Available
CupholdersStandardStandardStandardStandard
Power WindowsStandardStandardStandardStandard
Rear Window DefoggerStandardStandardStandardStandard
Remote Keyless EntryStandardStandardStandardNot Available
TachometerStandardStandardStandardStandard
Trip ComputerNot AvailableNot AvailableStandardNot Available
Cloth Seat-UpholsteryStandardStandardStandardStandard
Bucket Driver's SeatStandardStandardStandardStandard
Manual Driver AdjustmentsStandardStandardStandardStandard
Bucket Passenger SeatStandardStandardStandardStandard
Manual Passenger AdjustmentsStandardStandardStandardStandard
6-way Front SeatNot AvailableStandardStandardStandard
8-way Front SeatStandardNot AvailableNot AvailableNot Available
4-way Passenger SeatStandardStandardStandardStandard
Rear Bench SeatStandardStandardStandardStandard
Folding Rear SeatNot AvailableStandardNot AvailableNot Available
Split-Folding Rear SeatStandardNot AvailableStandardStandard
RadioStandardStandardNot AvailableStandard
CD-PlayerStandardStandardNot AvailableStandard
Satellite-radioStandardNot AvailableNot AvailableNot Available
Satellite-radio capabilityNot AvailableNot AvailableNot AvailableStandard
4 SpeakersNot AvailableNot AvailableStandardNot Available
6 SpeakersStandardStandardNot AvailableStandard
Safety FeaturesSonata GLSAccord LXAltima 2.5Mazda6 6i SV
Anti-lock BrakesStandardStandardStandardStandard
Brake AssistStandardStandardStandardStandard
Stability Control (ESC)StandardStandardStandardStandard
Front AirbagsStandardStandardStandardStandard
Front Side AirbagsStandardStandardStandardStandard
Side-Curtain AirbagsStandardStandardStandardStandard
Front Anti-Whiplash Head RestraintsStandardStandardStandardNot Available
Traction ControlStandardStandardStandardStandard
Tire-pressure MonitorStandardStandardStandardStandard
Technical Features
DrivelineFWDFWDFWDFWD
Day-time Running-lightsNot AvailableStandardNot AvailableNot Available
Security SystemStandardNot AvailableStandardNot Available
Theft DeterrentStandardStandardStandardStandard
Tire-pressure MonitorStandardStandardStandardStandard
Weights & Capacities
Weight [lbs.]3,2923,2043,1803,258
Weight Distribution------61 / 3960 / 40
GVWR [lbs.]------4,2794,340
Coefficient of Drag0.32---0.310.27
Towing Capacity [lbs.]1,000---1,000---
Fuel Capacity [gal.]17.718.520.018.5
Steering
Power SteeringStandardStandardStandardStandard
Tilting Steering-WheelStandardStandardStandardStandard
Telescoping Steering-WheelNot AvailableStandardStandardStandard
Suspension
Front Double-wishboneStandardStandardNot AvailableStandard
Front MacPherson StrutsNot AvailableNot AvailableStandardNot Available
Rear Multi-LinkStandardStandardStandardStandard
Tires
Front P205/65 HR16Not AvailableNot AvailableNot AvailableStandard
Front P215/60 HR16Not AvailableStandardNot AvailableNot Available
Front P215/60 TR16Not AvailableNot AvailableStandardNot Available
Front P215/60 VR16StandardNot AvailableNot AvailableNot Available
Rear P205/65 HR16Not AvailableNot AvailableNot AvailableStandard
Rear P215/60 HR16Not AvailableStandardNot AvailableNot Available
Rear P215/60 TR16Not AvailableNot AvailableStandardNot Available
Rear P215/60 VR16StandardNot AvailableNot AvailableNot Available
Brakes
Front Vented Disc BrakesStandardStandardStandardStandard
Rear Disc BrakesStandardStandardStandardStandard