The 2021 Mazda6 and the 2021 Kia Stinger are both popular choices for drivers looking for a sporty sedan. Wondering what’s different between the 2021 Mazda6 vs the 2021 Kia Stinger? We’ve highlighted the differences that car shoppers need to know about these two sedans, especially in terms of trim level availability, technology features and fuel economy.
The 2021 Mazda6 is available for purchase in Sport, Touring, Grand Touring, Grand Touring Reserve, Carbon Edition and Signature trims, while the 2021 Kia Stinger is limited to GT-Line, GT, GT1 and GT2 trims. The 2021 Mazda6 comes standard with an eight-inch touchscreen display for its infotainment system, while the 2021 Stinger only includes a seven-inch touchscreen.
2021 kia stinger
|6 Trims||Available Trim Levels||4 Trims|
|8 in. Touchscreen||Infotainment Display||7 in. Touchscreen|
|16.4 Gallons||Fuel Tank Capacity||15.9 Gallons|
|25/29/26 Miles Per Gallon||Fuel Economy (Cty/Hwy/Combined)||22/29/25 Miles Per Gallon|
When it comes to fuel efficiency, the 2021 Mazda6 has the edge over the 2021 Kia Stinger. The 2021 Mazda6 has been rated for 26 mpg city, 35 mpg highway and 29 mpg combined, while the 2021 Stinger features fuel economy ratings of 22 mpg city, 29 mpg highway and 25 mpg combined.
Because of its superior fuel economy numbers and its larger fuel tank capacity, the 2021 Mazda6 will be able to take drivers farther than the 2021 Kia Stinger before needing to refuel. The 2021 Mazda6 has a fuel tank capacity of 16.4 gallons, about half a gallon more than the 2021 Kia Stinger.
Many interior amenities are available inside the 2021 Mazda6, including: Dual illuminating vanity mirrors, front and rear cupholders, electric power steering, front seatback storage, a leather-wrapped steering wheel, front and rear door pockets, an interior air filtration system and more.