Awards & Reviews


Outstanding performance, incredible efficiency and sophistication that outstrips others in its class. The Mazda6 isn't just any sports sedan—and leading automotive publications seem to agree. Here's what they have to say about the sedan that changed everything. 

IIHS | December 2015

2016 IIHS Top Safety Pick+

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety rated the 2016 Mazda6 when equipped with available Smart City Brake Support1 a “Top Safety Pick Plus.”

READ MORE | November 2015

An “Top Rated Sedan”

The 2016 Mazda6 was named a Top Rated Sedan by with an "A" rating.

READ MORE | December 2015

A 2016 Editor’s Choice: Family Sedan

The 2016 Mazda6 was named a Car and Driver Editors' Choice for Family Sedans.


IIHS | December 2015

IIHS Superior Front Crash Rating

The 2016 Mazda6 earned a Superior rating, the highest possible from the IIHS, for Front Crash Prevention when equipped with available Smart Brake Support Systems.2


EPA | December 2015

Mazda Recognized by the Environmental Protection Agency

Mazda ranked most fuel-efficient automaker for the third year in a row. Mazda's 2014 fleet offers the highest adjusted MPG.