Tag: Mazda CX-30

Mazda Makes AWD Standard For All CX Models In The US Market Starting From 2022

In the press release for the facelifted CX-5, Mazda made a pretty bold announcement. Starting with the 2022 model year, the i-Activ all-wheel-drive system will be standard across the entire range of CX models in the US market. Currently, Mazda’s US range of SUV models includes the CX-3, the CX-30, the CX-5, and the flagship […]

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Mazda3 And CX-30 Updated In Australia With MX-30’s Mild-Hybrid Powertrain

Mazda has updated the CX-30 and Mazda3 in Australia with additional features, but more importantly, a new engine. The highlight is the availability of the same e-SkyActive-G powertrain as the mild-hybrid version of the MX-30. This powertrain features a 2.0-liter four-cylinder coupled to a 24-volt hybrid system with a belt-driven integrated starter generator. It produces […]

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Driven: The 2021 Mazda CX-30 Turbo Is A Luxurious Performance Crossover For The Masses

The entry-level crossover segment is booming, but the sad truth is that most models aren’t terribly exciting. Given that crossovers are designed to appeal to price conscious consumers, performance and driving dynamics have largely taken a backseat to more practical considerations such as size and cost. However, there are exceptions and one of the most […]

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Mazda Lifts The Veil On CX-30 EV At Shanghai Auto Show

Mazda has quietly introduced its latest electric vehicle at the Shanghai Auto Show dubbed the CX-30 EV. As the name suggests, the CX-30 EV is based on the ICE-powered CX-30 crossover and will be built through the Changan Automobile and Mazda joint venture. The Japanese car manufacturer is remaining mum on many details about the […]

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2021 Mazda3, CX-30 Get Updated Mild-Hybrid 2.0L Engine Known As The e-SkyActiv X

Mazda has upgraded its 2.0-liter engine, giving it more power and torque, improving the carbon dioxide emissions and fuel economy, and renaming it the e-SkyActiv X. Debuting in the 2021 Mazda3 and CX-30, it features a lower compression ratio from 16.3:1 to 15.0:1, optimized combustion control, modified pistons and intake camshaft, and updated mild-hybrid system […]

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Mazda3 And CX-30 With Innovative Skyactiv-X Engine Priced In Australia

Mazda has revealed its innovative Skyactiv-X M-Hybrid powertrain will arrive in Australia next month in the Mazda3 before landing in the CX-30 in September. The Skyactiv-X-equipped Mazda3 will be sold locally as the X20 Astina with prices starting at AU$40,590 (US$28,120) for the six-speed manual variant and jumping to AU$41,590 (US$28,813) with the six-speed automatic, […]

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