Mazda6 Safety Review
Midsize sedans like the Mazda6 remain incredibly popular vehicles across Harrisburg, Mechanicsburg, and Carlisle and for good reason – delivering turbocharged performance and one of the highest safety ratings in its class, it’s a perfect choice for both weekend adventurers and active families.
Available at Faulkner Mazda, those wondering what this sporty and elegant cruiser brings to the table in terms of safety are encouraged to read our Mazda6 safety review before scheduling a test drive.
Mazda6 IIHS Safety Ratings
The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, a leading independent scientific and educational organization, gives the 2019 Mazda6 the highest possible safety rating across the six areas it covers including: side, roof strength, head restraints & seats, small overlap front (driver/passenger), and moderate overlap front.
Additionally, the IIHS also awarded the Mazda6 superior marks for its child seat attachment (LATCH) hardware, making it a smart and easy-to-use option for drivers with young children.
Mazda6 NHTSA Safety Ratings
The NHTSA, or National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, also gives the 2019 Mazda6 a 5-Star Overall Safety Rating. This includes earning high marks for frontal crash, side crash, and rollover resistance.
Overall, these safety scores determine that the Mazda6 is meticulously crafted to protect you and your passengers in the event of an-road collision or other type of accident. Thanks to its aerodynamic design, low center of gravity, and available 19-inch wheels, you’ll enjoy having a high level of confidence no matter where the day takes you.
Mazda6 Safety Review: i-Activesense® Technology
Delivering greater peace-of-mind, this suite of sophisticated technologies works as an extra pair of eyes and ears to alert you of potential hazards and in some instances, stepping in to avert a collision before it occurs.
To help make nighttime travel easier, the system provides automatic High Beam Control along with an Adaptive Front-Lighting System which pivots your headlamps making it easier to see what’s coming around the bend. There’s even a special Traffic Sign Recognition System which captures road signs and sends the image to your Active Drive Display.
Need help safely backing out of a tight parking space? Thanks to the built-in Rear Cross Traffic Alert System, the driver can receive both an audible and visual warning when the system detects another vehicle approaching. Once back on the highway, the Mazda6 continues to keep vigil over your commute by supplying a wide range of innovative features.
Helping you stay on your intended path, the Lane Departure Warning System provides an audible, visual, and tactile buzz whenever you start to drift too far out of your lane. This is further backed by Lane-Keep Assist technology which automatically redirects the Mazda6 back into its lane.
When navigating heavy traffic patterns, the Mazda6 delivers smooth assurance through its suite of seamless technologies including:
- Mazda Radar Cruise Control with Stop & Go
- Smart Brake Support
- Advanced Smart City Brake Support
- Blind Spot Monitoring
Discover More About Mazda6 Safety Today!
If you’d like to learn more about what makes the Mazda6 one of the safest and most intuitive sedans on the roads today, stop by or go online to schedule a test drive around Harrisburg, Mechanicsburg, and Carlisle!