2019 Mazda CX-3 vs 2020 Mazda CX-30

What are the Differences Between the Mazda CX-3 and Mazda CX-30?

2019 Mazda CX-3 vs 2020 Mazda CX-30

With the brand-new 2020 Mazda CX-30 model nearly here, we wanted to explain its place within the Mazda SUV catalog. Sized between the Mazda CX-3 and the Mazda CX-5, we’ll compare it against its small brother today. What are the differences between the 2019 Mazda CX-3 and the 2020 Mazda CX-30? We’ll take a look at both models’ dimensions, engine specs, performance features, cargo space, and more so you can find your perfect fit when shopping for a new Mazda SUV here at Kelly Mazda!


2019 Mazda CX-3 Trim Level Comparison


Mazda CX-3 vs Mazda CX-30: Exterior and Interior Dimensions

2019 Mazda CX-3 compact SUV new york international auto show debut showcase exterior shot in blank room

2020 Mazda CX-30 compact crossover SUV exterior side shot in a dark warehouse with light coming from square panel windows

2019 Mazda CX-3 Specs and Dimensions

2020 Mazda CX-30 Specs and Dimensions

  • Wheelbase: 101.2″
  • Length: 168.3″
  • Width: 69.6″
  • Height: 60.7″
  • Ground Clearance: 6.1″
  • Initial Cargo Capacity: 12.4 ft3
  • Maximum Cargo Capacity: 44.5 ft3
  • Total Seating: 5
  • Wheelbase: 104.5″
  • Length: 173″
  • Width: 70.7″
  • Height: 60.7″
  • Ground Clearance: 6.9″
  • Initial Cargo Capacity: 15.1 ft3
  • Maximum Cargo Capacity: TBD
  • Total Seating: 5

Mazda CX-3 vs Mazda CX-30: Engine Specs and Options

The baseline engine of the 2020 Mazda CX-30 will be a SKYACTIV®-G 2L inline 4 engine, the same engine that’s standard across all trim levels of the 2019 Mazda CX-3.

In the 2019 Mazda CX-3, this engine produces 148 horsepower and 146 lb-ft of torque.

However, the 2020 Mazda CX-30 will have additional engine options, including the next-generation SKYACTIV®-X engine and a SKYACTIV®-D diesel engine.

Mazda CX-3 vs Mazda CX-30: Drivetrain and Transmission Options

Both the 2019 Mazda CX-3 and the 2020 Mazda CX-30 have standard front-wheel drive and available i-ACTIV® AWD.

The 2019 Mazda CX-3 has a SKYACTIV®-Drive 6-speed automatic transmission as its baseline and only transmission option.

The 2020 Mazda CX-30 will have a SKYACTIV®-M 6-speed manual transmission as its baseline transmission and a SKYACTIV®-Drive 6-speed automatic transmission made available.


2020 Mazda CX-30 Debut and Overview


When and Where Can I Buy a 2019 Mazda CX-3 or 2020 Mazda CX-30?

The 2019 Mazda CX-3 compact SUV model is out now and available wherever Mazda vehicles are sold, including here at the Kelly Mazda dealership. The brand-new 2020 Mazda CX-30 model will be released nationwide later this summer. To shop or learn more about new and upcoming Mazda models, please browse through our online inventory, continue to read our blog, and contact us. The Kelly Mazda staff can be reached online, by phone, or with a visit to our dealership located in Scranton, Pennsylvania.