2020 Mazda CX-30 vs 2021 Chevy Trailblazer 

2020 Mazda CX-30 vs 2021 Chevrolet Trailblazer

In the ever-growing market for small crossovers, two new models emerge this year. Both the 2020 Mazda CX-30 and 2021 Chevy Trailblazer address top crossover selling points with impressive capability and styling. See which model provides the best overall value when we pit them against each other in our subcompact SUV comparison.

The interior of the Mazda-CX-30 provides a more upscale ambiance that mimics those of luxury brands with premium materials, smooth forms and intricate detailing. All trim levels are suited with features like push-button start, an 8.8-inch touchscreen MAZDA CONNECT™ infotainment system, Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto®. The interior of the Trailblazer is a far cry from its rival, demonstrating a chunkier, more truck-like design.

2020 Mazda CX-30 


2021 Chevrolet Trailblazer 

2.5-liter inline-4  Base Engine  1.2-liter turbocharged inline-3 
186 horsepower  Horsepower 137 horsepower 
25 city/33 highway mpg  Fuel Economy  26 city/30 highway mpg 
Front-Wheel Drive, i-ACTIV® All-Wheel Drive  Drive Systems  Front-Wheel Drive, All-Wheel Drive 

Advantages of the 2020 Mazda CX-30 Subcompact SUV  

All versions of the Mazda CX-30 are armed with a 186-horsepower SKYACTIV®-G 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine that’s EPA-rated for up to 25 mpg in the city and 33 mpg on the highway. The SUV also achieves smooth, responsive steering and a sporty ride without sacrificing ride comfort or overall convenience. This puts the 2020 Mazda CX-30 above the 2021 Chevy Trailblazer for fuel efficiency and performance. You can check out the table below for a deeper dive into how the standard powertrains compare.

Every Mazda CX-30 offers a suite of i-ACTIVSENSE® safety systems which includes adaptive cruise control with stop and go, lane-departure warning with lane-keep assist and automatic high beam control. Other features like driver attention alert, blind-spot monitoring and rear cross-traffic alert become standard on higher trims. The Active Driving Display found on the Mazda CX-30 Premium projects important driving information on the windshield directly in the driver’s line of sight.

Crossover shoppers in Shelby County and the surrounding area can contact the Gwatney Mazda team in Memphis, TN for additional information on the all-new 2020 Mazda CX-30 subcompact SUV. Drivers can experience this model firsthand by scheduling a no-obligation test drive with us today.

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