Mazda adds a 2.5-liter turbocharged engine to the range for the 2021 CX-30.
This mill making 250 hp and 320 lb-ft (434 Nm) of torque has been already offered on other Mazdas, namely the CX-5 and CX-9 crossovers, as well as the Mazda 6 sedan.
The 2021 Mazda 3 sedan and hatchback receive it too. The CX-30 2.5 Turbo should go on sale in the USA in late 2020 or early next year.
Production start of this version is set for November. It will be available only with AWD and a 6-speed automatic gearbox, and basically match the Select Package trim. The model will come with several tweaks like black wheels, bigger exhaust tips, a certain badging.
The standard CX-30 with a 2.5-liter 186 hp/186 lb-ft inline-four engine has been in production since July.
Expect the price of the 2021 Mazda CX-30 2.5 Turbo will start from $31,000 (incl. a $1,100 destination fee). The Turbo Premium version will cost $33,400, the Premium Plus – as high as $35,000.
Official details about this turbo modification will come in the next few months.