2020 Mazda CX-30 vs 2020 Mazda CX-5

The 2020 Mazda CX-30 is the newest model to join Mazda’s crossover lineup. So how does this new crossover compare to its more-established siblings in the Mazda family? Looking at the 2020 Mazda CX-30 vs 2020 Mazda CX-5 helps illustrate the difference between these two crossovers.

The key difference between these two crossovers is their size. The 2020 Mazda CX-30 checks in around six inches shorter than the 2020 Mazda CX-5. The size difference leads to the Mazda CX-5 offering more storage space than the CX-30. The 2020 Mazda CX-5 offers more ground clearance then the 2020 Mazda CX-30 as well, checking in at 7.5 inches compared to 6.9 inches.

2020 Mazda CX-30


2020 Mazda CX-5

173 Inches

Total Length 179.1 Inches

20.2 Cubic Feet

Storage Space (Rear Seats in Place) 30.9 Cubic Feet
25 MPG City/33 MPG Highways Fuel Economy Ratings 25 MPG City/31 MPG Highways
$21,900 Starting MSRP $25,090


2020 Mazda CX-30, CX-5 Fuel Economy Ratings

The smaller size of the 2020 Mazda CX-30 does lead to multiple benefits. The CX-30 has a lower starting MSRP than the CX-5 at $21,900 compared to $25,090.

The 2020 Mazda CX-30 also turns in better fuel economy ratings than the CX-5. CX-30 models can earn up to 25 miles per gallon in the cities and 33 miles per gallon on the highways.

Both the 2020 Mazda CX-30 and the 2020 Mazda CX-5 offer an extensive roster of comfort, safety and technology features. Both crossovers offer the MAZDA CONNECT™ Infotainment System, the i-ACTIVSENSE® suite of driver assistance systems and the Mazda Active Driving Display.

Choosing between the 2020 Mazda CX-30 and the 2020 Mazda CX-5 will depend on the needs of the driver considering both vehicles. Test drive both vehicles to learn more about everything the Mazda crossover lineup has to offer.