How much horsepower does the 2021 Mazda CX-30 have?

By Product Expert | Posted in Mazda CX-30 on Friday, January 29th, 2021 at 6:24 am
2021 CX-30 Turbo driving on highway

2021 Mazda CX-30: Powertrain, Performance, and Fuel Economy

If you’re here, then we don’t need to tell you about how great the CX-30 is. You’ve already seen automotive publications and review sites extolling its virtues. One criticism that was levelled at the 2020 CX-30 was that it wasn’t quite as agile as the CX-5 or the Mazda6. It could use a bit more get-up-and-go, as it were. Well, Mazda was listening. The 2021 Mazda CX-30 brings the brand-new Turbo model to the lineup. So then…

How much horsepower does the 2021 Mazda CX-30 have? And how about the all-new CX-30 Turbo models? Keep reading to find out.


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2021 CX-30 Turbo exterior rear view

Performance Specs

The 2021 Mazda CX-30 is powered by one of the two engines: a 2.5-liter Skyactiv-G four-cylinder and its turbocharged variant. The Base, Select, Preferred, and Premium trims all have the 2.5-liter four-cylinder. It produces 187 horsepower and 186 lb-ft of torque. The all-new Turbo, Turbo Premium, and Turbo Premium Plus trims feature the turbocharged 2.5-liter Skyactiv-G four-cylinder engine. With regular fuel, it pumps out 227 horsepower and 310 lb-ft of torque. With premium fuel, those numbers go up to 250 horsepower and 320 lb-ft, respectively. Every trim, regardless of engine, comes with a six-speed automatic transmission.

Drivetrain and Fuel Economy

The Base, Select, Preferred, and Premium trims come standard with FWD, but AWD is available at an extra cost to those that want it. FWD models get 25/33/28 mpg, while the AWD models get 24/31/26 mpg. The Turbo, Turbo Premium, and Turbo Premium Plus trims come standard with AWD; FWD is unavailable on these models. With the turbo-four and AWD drivetrain, they get an EPA-estimated 22/30/25 mpg.

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