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2019 Mazda 6

Midsize car
Crashworthiness

    Child Seat Anchors (LATCH)
    ease of use
    G
    +
    extra LATCH
    positions

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    Model year Small overlap front Moderate overlap front Side Roof strength Head restraints & seats Front crash prevention Headlights LATCH ease of use
    Driver Passenger
    2019
    Crash avoidance rating
    G
    +
    2018
    G
    G
    G
    G
    G
    G
    Crash avoidance rating
    Superior
    A
    G
    +
    2017
    G
    G
    G
    G
    G
    G
    Crash avoidance rating
    Superior
    A
    M
    2016
    G
    G
    G
    G
    G
    G
    Crash avoidance rating
    Superior
    A
    M
    2015
    A
    G
    G
    G
    G
    Crash avoidance rating
    Advanced
    P
    2014
    A
    G
    G
    G
    G
    Crash avoidance rating
    Advanced
    2013
    A
    G
    G
    A
    M
    Crash avoidance rating
    Not available
    2012
    A
    G
    G
    A
    M
    Crash avoidance rating
    2011
    A
    G
    G
    A
    M
    Crash avoidance rating
    2010
    A
    G
    G
    A
    M
    Crash avoidance rating
    2009
    A
    G
    G
    A
    M
    Crash avoidance rating
    2008
    G
    M
    Crash avoidance rating
    2007
    G
    M
    Crash avoidance rating
    2006
    G
    P
    M
    Crash avoidance rating
    2005
    G
    P
    M
    Crash avoidance rating
    2004
    G
    P
    M
    Crash avoidance rating
    2003
    G
    P
    M
    Crash avoidance rating

    Applies to 2018-19 models

    How this rating is determined

    Overall evaluation

    G
    +
    extra LATCH
    positions
    Vehicle trim Grand Touring Reserve
    Seat type leather

    This vehicle has 2 rear seating positions with complete child seat attachment (LATCH) hardware.

    It has 1 additional seating position with a tether anchor and the ability to borrow lower anchors from the other seating positions.

    Note: When anchors are borrowed, they aren't available to use in their designated positions.

    1 2 3


    Good
    Acceptable
    Marginal
    Poor
    Seating positions that rely on borrowed lower anchors or have only a tether anchor available are not rated.
    Tether anchor
    Lower anchors
    Lower anchor(s) can be borrowed from adjacent positions(s)
    No hardware available

    Details by seating position

    1
    Tether anchor
    easy-to-find location
    no other hardware could be confused for anchor
    Lower anchors
    not too deep in seat
    not too much force needed to attach
    easy to maneuver around anchors
    2
    Tether anchor
    easy-to-find location
    no other hardware could be confused for anchor
    Lower anchors
    Can be borrowed from 1 and 3
    3
    Tether anchor
    easy-to-find location
    no other hardware could be confused for anchor
    Lower anchors
    not too deep in seat
    not too much force needed to attach
    easy to maneuver around anchors

    Seat position 21

    3
    Lower anchor A
    Open access rated Yes
    Depth Visible
    Force (lbs) 0
    Clearance angle (degrees) 71
    Lower anchor B
    Open access rated No
    Depth (cm) 0-2
    Force (lbs) 37
    Clearance angle (degrees) 74
    Tether anchor
    Location Rear deck
    Confusing hardware present No
    Has contrasting label
    within 3 inches of tether anchor
    No

    Seat position 22

    2
    Lower anchor A
    Lower latch is shared for this seat position
    Lower anchor B
    Lower latch is shared for this seat position
    Tether anchor
    Location Rear deck
    Confusing hardware present No
    Has contrasting label
    within 3 inches of tether anchor
    No

    Seat position 23

    1
    Lower anchor A
    Open access rated No
    Depth (cm) -2-0
    Force (lbs) 10
    Clearance angle (degrees) 71
    Lower anchor B
    Open access rated Yes
    Depth Visible
    Force (lbs) 0
    Clearance angle (degrees) 66
    Tether anchor
    Location Rear deck
    Confusing hardware present No
    Has contrasting label
    within 3 inches of tether anchor
    No
    1
    Side airbags: front and rear head curtain airbags and front seat-mounted torso airbags
    2
    Rollover sensor: designed to deploy the side curtain airbags in the event of an impending rollover (beginning with 2016 models)
    3
    Electronic stability control
    4
    Antilock brakes
    5
    Programmable daytime running lights

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