2018 Mazda6 vs 2018 Toyota Camry

2018 Mazda6 exterior front fascia and drivers side vs 2018 Toyota Camry back fascia and drivers side with people on sidewalk

If you are searching for your next sedan, you may have stumbled across both the 2018 Mazda6 and the 2018 Toyota Camry. These two popular vehicles have often been fierce competitors, and now we once again pit them against each other in an effort to see which one pulls ahead of the other.

In order to do this, we’ve taken some available technology and comfort features and the starting MRSP of each vehicle to compare it to the other. You should also note that, while the 2018 Mazda6 and the 2018 Toyota Camry each have 5 trims, we’ve taken all of our information from the lowest trim of each. That means you are seeing the pricing and features of the 2018 Mazda6 Sport with the 2.5 I4 engine, and the 2018 Toyota Camry L with the 2.5L I4 engine. Now, let’s take a look at what types of features you can expect to see on each vehicle.

2018 Mazda6 Sport


2018 Toyota Camry L

$21,950 Starting MRSP* $23,645
Optional Navigation Not available
Standard Leather Steering Wheel Not available
Standard Automatic Climate Control Not available

Advantages of the 2018 Mazda6

As you can see in the table above, the 2018 Mazda6 has a lower starting MRSP* than the 2018 Toyota Camry. While price isn’t everything, it can play a heavy role in some shoppers car buying decisions, as does technology and comfort features. The 2018 Mazda6 Sport trim has an Automatic Climate Control, which comes standard for this trim, as well as optional navigation. Neither of these features are available on the 2018 Toyota Camry L. Likewise, the leather steering wheel, which is standard on the 2018 Mazda6 Sport, is not available on the 2018 Toyota Camry L.

If you are interested in learning more about the 2018 Mazda6, or any other Mazda vehicle, please don’t hesitate to contact us here at Vic Bailey Mazda. We will be glad to answer any questions you have on this, or any other Mazda vehicle. Be sure to check out our blog for more information regarding the Mazda vehicles, which is updated regularly.

*MRSP excludes tax, title, license fees, and $895 destination charge (Alaska $940). Actual dealer price will vary.

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