2020 Mazda CX-30 vs. 2020 Nissan Rogue Sport

A Red 2020 Mazda CX-30 compared to a Blue 2020 Nissan Rogue Sport

Making its debut in 2020 is the all-new 2020 Mazda CX-30. In a unique space between a larger subcompact crossover like the CX-3 and the larger CX-5, the company crafted a unique vehicle with added size and strength.

But how does it stack up to other higher-performing vehicles on the market around the $23,000 mark? Here at Marketplace Mazda, we took some time to compare the 2020 Mazda CX-30 to the 2020 Nissan Rogue Sport, which is around the same unique size. Keep reading to learn what we found!

2020 Mazda CX-30


2020 Nissan Rogue Sport

2.5L 4-cylinder 6A Engine 2.0L 4-cylinder CVT
186 Horsepower 141
186 @ 4000 rpm Torque 147 @ 4400rpm
25 City / 33 Highway MPG 25 City / 32 Highway

When comparing the two engines above, the 2020 Mazda CX-30 outclasses the Rogue Sport. With 186 horsepower coming out of its 2.5L engine, the CX-30 is one of the most powerful small compact crossovers currently on the market. And with a starting MSRP at just $21,900, it also comes at a lighter price tag than the Nissan Rogue’s $24,750.


2020 Mazda CX-30 at Marketplace Mazda

Although the Rogue Sport comes with the all-wheel drive option, don’t fret. If you want the all-wheel option in a CX-30, you can add it to your model and still be nicely under the Nissan Rogue Sport model’s base price. Also, the 2020 Mazda CX-30 comes with standard Adaptive Cruise Control, outside LED lights, and the i-ACTIVSENSE® suite of innovative safety features. On top of that, here’s a list of what you can find inside just a base model 2020 Mazda CX-30:

  • 8.8-inch large center display with MAZDA CONNECT™ infotainment System
  • 8-speaker audio system with Mazda Harmonic Acoustics
  • LATCH child safety seat anchors & upper tethers
  • 12-volt power outlet
  • Steering-wheel-mounted audio and cruise control switches

With added engine power and a host of available interior comforts, it’s no wonder why the 2020 Mazda CX-30 stands out in this competition. The newest model to join the Mazda family has been bred for both affordability and luxury. Stop on in today at Marketplace Mazda here in Rochester to check one out for yourself!