The Mazda6 Hatchback weighed just 99 pounds more than its contemporary Sedans, while the Wagon weighed 163 pounds more than its contemporary Sedans. So, in this case, the hatchback is clearly a valid compromise between the sedan and wagon.

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My first car was an '89 Nissan 240SX, which got to 193,000 miles before the odometer quit. Many other things quit along the way, but it was beginning to cost more in unscheduled maintenance than a new car was worth. I was okay with this for about a year, but when the list of "want-not-need" maintenance items also… » 2/26/15 3:53pm Thursday 3:53pm