2020 Mazda CX-30 vs 2021 Kia Seltos

A red 2020 Mazda CX-30 compared to a yellow 2021 Kia Seltos.

While many vehicle brands surprise vehicle enthusiasts with a heavy load of vehicle models, the Mazda brand has prided itself on maintaining high-quality grouping of vehicles. So, when the release of the all-new 2020 Mazda CX-30 occurred, many vehicle enthusiasts in the Thousand Oaks area were ecstatic.

Coming in as a subcompact crossover, the five-seat 2020 Mazda CX-30 is brimming with style and technology. But what decision do you make between the 2020 Mazda CX-30 and a similarly priced, all-new 2021 Kia Seltos? Check out our comprehensive overview below, courtesy of Neftin Westlake Mazda.

2020 Mazda CX-30


2021 Kia Seltos

2.5L 4-Cylinder Base Engine 2.0L 4-Cylinder
186 @ 6000 rpm Horsepower 146 @ 6200 rpm
186 ft-lbs @ 4000 rpm Torque 132 ft-lbs @ 4500 rpm
33 Highway MPG Fuel Economy 34 Highway MPG
Standard Adaptive Cruise Control Available

Not only does the standard engine for the CX-30 outmuscle the 2021 Kia Seltos, but it also does its finest work in less RPM’s – meaning more acceleration and quicker output from the engine. Plus, it also maintains a similar Highway MPG despite weighing about 284 pounds more.

Find a 2020 Mazda CX-30 near Thousand Oaks, CA

Speaking of the weight inside the 2020 Mazda CX-30, the all-new model is packed with innovative features. At higher trim levels, the model also receives the Bose® 12-Speaker Premium Audio System that is perfect for those jam sessions. The model also has up to an 8.8 inch center touchscreen display with the MAZDA CONNECT™ feature, allowing you to gain information on weather, sports, news updates, and much more. Other features in the 2020 Mazda CX-30 include:

  • Remote Engine Start System
  • Active Driving Display
  • Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ integration
  • Bluetooth® Hands-Free Phone Capabilities
  • Rear Power Liftgate with Programmable Height Adjustment
  • Heated Front Seats
  • Dual-Zone Automatic Climate Control System

Though both models are brand-new to the automotive scene, the 2020 Mazda CX-30 found at Neftin Westlake Mazda makes for a strong and capable vehicle for anyone. Stop in today to find the right trim level for you.

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