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Mazda CX-30 2020 UK review

Posted On: 5 Dec 2019   |   Posted By: Autocar

Mazda CX-30 2020 UK review

Sweet handling and a plush interior help the stylish new Mazda CX-30 stand out as it touches down in the UK
This new Mazda CX-30 could just be the best-looking compact SUV/crossover on sale today - depending on who you talk to, of course.That it's a looker doesn't come as much of a surprise given that it's based on the striking new 3 hatchback, and that Mazda has really had form on style since the introduction of its Kodo design philosophy. Its looks are important, too, because Mazda reckons the CX-30 is set to take on the likes of the ever-expanding, style-led, upmarket set of compact crossovers: the Audi Q2s and Lexus UXs of this world. On this evidence, the CX-30 is off to a flying start - particularly in Soul Red.It arrives in the UK with a starting price of £22,895, a choice of two petrol engines and either a front-driven or all-wheel-drive set-up. The 118bhp SkyActiv-G represents the range entry-point, while the more powerful 178bhp SkyActiv-X sits above it. Both feature Mazda's 24-volt mild-hybrid...

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