2020 Mazda CX-5 vs 2020 Mazda CX-30 

2020 Mazda CX-5 vs 2020 Mazda CX-30

The Mazda CX-5 compact crossover has effectively become one of the automaker’s most popular SUVs over the years, but 2020 brings a new option to the Mazda crossover stable. All-new for 2020, the Mazda CX-30 slots just under the CX-5 in size, making it among the most spacious options in the subcompact crossover segment.

This sophisticated new model is a stunning addition to the Mazda lineup, but is it the best fit for you? Discover which attractively sized crossover will reel in the best value when we sift through the differences in our 2020 Mazda CX-5 vs 2020 Mazda CX-30 comparison.

2020 Mazda CX-5 


2020 Mazda CX-30 

$25,190  Starting MSRP  $21,900 
2.5L SKYACTIV®-G 4-cylinder   Engine Options  2.0L SKYACTIV®-G 4-cylinder  
30.9 cu.ft.  Cargo Space  15.2 cu.ft. 
179.1 inches  Length  173.0 inches 

What Are the Major Differences Between the Mazda CX-5 Compact Crossover and the All-New Mazda CX-30 Subcompact Crossover? 

Each crossover takes on its own interpretation of the signature "Kodo" design language. The all-new Mazda CX-30 gets a lower, more coupe-like profile, while the Mazda CX-5 stands tall with a traditional upright body. Inside, the CX-30 is a little more modern with its next-generation interior design. The CX-30 comes standard with a freestanding 8.8-inch display, while the CX-5 takes on a smaller 7-inch screen.

As you would expect, the Mazda CX-5 provides more interior space with 40 inches of legroom in the backseat. Second-row legroom in the CX-30 comes in at around 36 inches. Cargo space for the Mazda CX-5 comes in at 30.9 cubic feet, while the CX-30 follows at around 15.2 cubic feet.

Have you made your choice between the 2020 Mazda CX-5 and the 2020 Mazda CX-30? We welcome you to explore your options in our new Mazda inventory at Gwatney Mazda in Memphis, TN. For more personalized assistance, please contact the Gwatney Mazda team using the form below.

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