2020 Mazda CX-30 vs 2020 Hyundai Kona

A red 2020 Mazda CX-30 compared to a red 2020 Hyundai Kona.

With the popularity surrounding crossovers, it may be hard to find the right model for you. But while some models dominate the extra small crossover class, the all-new 2020 Mazda CX-30 was engineered for success with modern audiences from the get-go. With impressive engine performance and a luxurious interior for an affordable price, the model – found here at Marketplace Mazda – offers a fresh experience for crossover enthusiasts. Below is a comparison between it and one of the more popular models in its class, the 2020 Hyundai Kona.

2020 Mazda CX-30


2020 Hyundai Kona

2.5L 4-Cylinder 6A Standard Engine 2.0L 4-Cylinder 6A
186 @ 6000 rpm Horsepower 147 @ 6200 rpm
186 @ 4000 rpm Torque (in ft-lbs.) 132 @ 4500 rpm
33 Highway MPG Fuel Economy 33 Highway MPG
Standard Adaptive Cruise Control Available

Looking at the standard engine options between the 2020 models, the 2020 Mazda CX-30 offers a more complete experience. With up to 186 horsepower and ft-lbs or torque, the engine easily outperforms the Hyundai Kona. To add to it, it receives this performance in less rpm’s, allowing for more acceleration for a sportier drive. While the 2020 Hyundai Kona does receives a slightly higher combined MPG, the CX-30 is over 200 pounds heavier. Despite that, both models receive an estimated 33 MPG on the highway.

Find a 2020 Mazda CX-30 at Marketplace Mazda

When heading into the interior of each model, the 2020 Mazda CX-30 offers a luxurious cabin at a very affordable rate. At higher trims, the vehicle’s interior is lined with perforated leather upholstery. The center console features a MAZDA CONNECT™ Infotainment screen sized up to 8.8 inches. In the rear, the CX-30 offers up to 20.3 cubic feet of cargo space for any items you may need for a beach trip or family gathering. Other features found in its interior include:

  • Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ Capabilities
  • 12-Speaker Bose® Premium Audio Sound System
  • Leather-wrapped Steering Wheel and Shift Knob
  • Heated Front Seats
  • 7.0-Inch Digital Gauge Display

As an all-new model in the Mazda family, the 2020 Mazda CX-30 provides performance and comfort inside its small crossover frame. Even when compared to arguably one of the better extra-small crossovers like the 2020 Hyundai Kona, the CX-30 holds its own. Plus, you can find a 2020 Mazda CX-30 right here at Marketplace Mazda in the Rochester area. Stop in today to experience one.