2021 Mazda CX-30

How Does the 2021 Mazda CX-30 Fare in Terms of Performance?

Performance Features of the 2021 Mazda CX-30 

The 2021 Mazda CX-30 combines superlative exterior design with a premium and sophisticated interior.  It boasts sophisticated technology and a range of safety features. At Berkshire Mazda Pittsfield in Pittsfield, MA, we elaborate on the performance features of the 2021 Mazda CX-30. 

What Engines Are Available on the 2021 Mazda CX-30? 

The S, Select, Preferred, and Premium trims are equipped with a four-cylinder SKYACTIV®-G 2.5-liter engine that delivers an output of 186 hp and a torque rating of 186 lb.-ft. The 2.5 Turbo, 2.5 Turbo Premium, and 2.5 Turbo Premium Plus trims come with a SKYACTIV®-G 2.5 Turbo engine that pushes out 227 hp and a torque rating of 310 lb.-ft. with 87 octane fuel. With 93 octane fuel, it delivers 250 hp and a torque rating of 320 lb.-ft.  

Both engines are paired with a SKYACTIV®-DRIVE 6-speed electronically controlled sport automatic transmission. They feature an Advanced Direct Injection fuel system and four valves per cylinder valvetrain with variable valve timing (VVT).  

2021 Mazda CX-30 Interior
2021 Mazda CX-30 Interior Dashboard

How Does it Fare in Terms of Fuel Economy? 

The 2.5-liter engine achieves 25 mpg in the city, 33 mpg on the highway, and 28 mpg combined with a front-wheel drivetrain. With the available i-ACTIV AWD® with Off-road Traction Assist, the engine makes 24 mpg in the city, 31 mpg on the highway, and 26 mpg combined.  The 2.5-liter Turbo engine is combined with an i-ACTIV AWD® with Off-road Traction Assist that earns 22 mpg in the city, 30 mpg on the highway, and 25 mpg combined. 


Read more: Here’s a Glimpse of What the Mazda CX-30 2.5 Turbo Means! 


Why Is the 2021 Mazda CX-30 a Fun Ride? 

The available i-Activ AWD system gives improved traction on rough roads. It sends torque to the tires that require more grip, ensuring a smoother ride on irregular terrain. Additionally, the G-Vectoring Control Plus balances power delivery with braking to shift vehicle weight. Again, this feature guarantees an effortless drive! 

If you’re interested in learning more about the 2021 Mazda CX-30, schedule a test drive at Berkshire Mazda Pittsfield!