2021 Mazda CX-30 Overview: What’s New and What’s Returning
The 2020 Mazda CX-30 made a huge splash. Critics and owners alike loved it for its practicality, sleek looks, and high-tech offerings. It topped many 2020 lists for Best Compact Crossover. Now, the new iteration of the newest addition to the Mazda lineup is on its way.
Here’s what you can expect from the 2021 Mazda CX-30.
New Updates for the 2021 CX-30
For the most part, the 2021 Mazda CX-30 will remain unchanged. However, there is one big addition that everyone will appreciate. Android Auto and Apple CarPlay are now standard features on all trims. For the 2020 CX-30, Android Auto and Apple CarPlay were added on the Select trim. Another change for 2021 is the addition of a moonroof at the Preferred trim instead of Premium.
Official Staring MSRPs
Mazda has released the official retail listings for both the FWD and AWD models of the 2021 Mazda CX-30. As always, these prices should be used as guidelines, since dealers set their own prices.
- Base FWD – $21,900
- Base AWD – $23,300
- Select FWD – $23,900
- Select AWD – $25,300
- Preferred FWD – $26,300
- Preferred AWD – $27,700
- Premium FWD – $28,550
- Premium AWD – $29,950
The 2021 Mazda CX-30 will again feature the 2.5-liter Skyactiv-G four-cylinder engine. It produces 186 horsepower and 186 lb-ft of torque. While the new EPA ratings have yet to be announced, given that the 2021 CX-30 will have the same powertrain, it should be the close to the 2020 CX-30 MPG numbers. Those numbers are 25-city/33-highway MPG for FWD models and 24-city/31/-highway MPG for AWD models.