2020 Mazda CX-30 vs 2020 Mazda CX-3

Only one digit might separate the names of the 2020 Mazda CX-30 and the 2020 Mazda CX-3, but there are key differences between these two siblings in the Mazda crossover lineup. Looking at the 2020 Mazda CX-30 vs 2020 Mazda CX-3 breaks down the differences between the two vehicles.

The 2020 Mazda CX-3 checks in just under five inches shorter than the CX-30. CX-30 models offer more storage space and ground clearance.

2020 Mazda CX-30


2020 Mazda CX-3

173 Inches

Length 168.3 Inches

6.9 Inches

Ground Clearance 6.1 Inches
20.2 Cubic Feet Storage Space (Rear Seats in Place) 17.8 Cubic Feet
186 Horsepower, 186 Pound-Feet Torque Engine Performance 148 Horsepower, 146 Pound-Feet Torque


2020 Mazda CX-30, Mazda CX-3 Engine Performance

Powering the 2020 Mazda CX-30 is the SKYACTIV®-G 2.5L DOHC 4-cylinder engine. This engine produces 186 horsepower and 186 pound-feet of torque while earning up to 25 miles per gallon in the cities and 33 mpg on the highways for 28 mpg combined.

2020 Mazda CX-3 models are powered by the SKYACTIV®-G 2.0L DOHC 4-cylinder engine. Performance numbers for this engine check in at 148 horsepower and 146 pound-feet of torque. Fuel economy ratings are estimated at up to 29 mpg city/34 mpg highway.

Both crossovers are available with either front-wheel or the i-ACTIV AWD® system. An extensive list of technology features is available on both the 2020 Mazda CX-30 and the 2020 Mazda CX-3. The two crossovers offer systems like Bluetooth, Android Auto and Apple CarPlay connectivity, the MAZDA CONNECT™ Infotainment System, the Mazda Active Driving Display and the i-ACTIVSENSE® suite of driver assistance features.

If you are interested in test driving the 2020 Mazda CX-30 or 2020 Mazda CX-3, our team at Compass Mazda is here to help. Our inventory of vehicles can be viewed here on our website.

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