The Mazda burns up 1.6 l fewer amount of fuel in the mixed cycle than the Audi A4 B8 Avant. The difference at the level of 1.6 l will be significant in day-to-day usage of the vehicle. In the long run it will result in a considerable reduction of costs.
The Mazda 6 III uses 2.5 l of gasoline less in city traffic in relation to the Audi A4 B8. The Mazda, which comes from middle segment, consumes 3.6 l fewer fuel, which constitutes by 34 percent better result in comparison to the average in the same class. The difference in this category between compared vehicles is quite big, so note that in order to the the comparison was adequate, you should select vehicles with similar parameters.
The trunk of the Mazda is only 4 % bigger than the Audi A4 B8 Avant 1.8 TFSI 160HP manual. However, the difference is so little that it would be fair to say that both vehicles have similar trunk size.
The width of the car influences on passanger's inner room as well as driving stability. The Mazda 6 III is 14 millimeters wider in comparison to the Audi. It is clearly felt by driver and passenger in front, who have more room for their elbows.
The Mazda has 11 % larger cubic capacity compared to the Audi. For the reason that the difference is not big, the Mazda 6 III Estate 2.0 SKYACTIV-G 145HP manual should accelerate a bit better, assuming that other paramerters are the same.
The Mazda 6 III is 102 mm longer in relation to the Audi A4 B8 Avant 1.8 TFSI 160HP manual. The length of the vehicle is important in respect of driving comfort and room in the trunk. The Mazda probably will be offering to it's passangers more room for legs. Aditionally the Mazda 6 III Estate 2.0 SKYACTIV-G 145HP manual will be better driven but the Audi will be a bit easier for parking due to shorter length of the body.
Model release date
The difference in date of commencement of production between compared cars is only 5 years, however, new technologies for vehicles are appearing at a fast pace what may cause that the Mazda 6 III Estate 2.0 SKYACTIV-G 145HP manual may have more advanced solutions.
If you are a tall man or you tend to carry in the trunk thinks of big dimensions, the Mazda 6 III Estate 2.0 SKYACTIV-G 145HP manual, which is by 3 percent higher than the Audi, is appropriate choice for you. However, presented cars do not vary much when it comes to its height and it should not be much noticeable.