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2021 Mazda MX-30 M Hybrid and Electric review: Quick drive

At first glance, it's tricky to distinguish the all-electric MX-30 from its mild-hybrid counterpart. But take it for a spin, and you'll know where your heart lies.

2021 Mazda CX-30 review: Astina X20 (Skyactiv-X) AWD

Can clever engineering and mild-hybrid technology give the CX-30 the refinement it needs? James drives the CX-30 Skyactiv-X to find out.

2020 Mazda CX-30 long-term review: Farewell

We bid farewell to our 2020 Mazda CX-30 G25 Astina, which has done pretty well in its first year on sale. James runs through where the car worked and where it didn't during our long-term loan.

2020 Mazda CX-30 long-term review: Family friendliness

We've explored the new CX-30's credentials as a potential 'luxury' buy and its improvements in the technology space – but now it's time to gauge whether this little high-rider is up to the task of hauling a couple of little ones around.

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Mazda CX-30 Videos

REVIEW: Mazda CX-30 - Australian first drive

The Mazda CX-30 is designed to sit between the CX-3 and CX-5 in Mazda showrooms, you know the story - not too big, not too small, just right. So with that in mind, is the Goldilocks approach, the right one? James Ward finds out.

2020 Mazda CX-30 Walkaround

Scott Collie takes us through a walkaround of the hotly-anticipated 2020 Mazda CX-30 SUV.

2020 Mazda CX-30 review | Small SUV test

Our first impressions of the 2020 Mazda CX-30 are pretty positive. It’s an excellent SUV, and one that makes a lot more sense for most buyers than a regular sedan or hatch of the same size. Pricing for Australia remains to be confirmed, but we suspect it will be priced roughly $2000 more than the equivalent Mazda 3, and if you ask us, it’s worth the money...

Mazda SkyActiv-X engine review | Small car technology

Why pick a Mazda powered by its new SkyActiv-X engine over a regular 2.5? It’s like asking why pay extra for a hybrid powertrain over a regular one. It’s a question we can’t really answer if you’re measuring the benefit as a purely cost-focused issue...

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Mazda CX-30 Comparisons

2021 Mazda CX-3 v CX-30 comparison review

Mazda's newest compact SUV, the CX-30 has been on sale for a full year now, so how does it stack up against it's successful showroom counterpart, the smaller CX-3?

Small SUV review: 2020 Kia Seltos GT-Line v Mazda CX-30 Astina comparison

Kia’s flagship Seltos compact SUV takes on Mazda’s top-trim CX-30 crossover in a battle of $40K-something high-riders.

2020 Mazda CX-30 v CX-5 comparison review

Mazda’s SUV range had a pretty clear division between small and medium, but now there’s something in-between that could be enough to steer buyers away from its larger sibling.

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Mazda CX-30 News

2021 Mazda CX-30 EV: Electric small SUV unveiled for China

The 2021 Mazda CX-30 EV has been revealed for the Chinese market, with the brand's Australian arm ruling out a local launch. Unveiled at the 2021 Shanghai motor show, the CX-30 EV is what its name begins to suggest: an all-electric version of Mazda's popular small SUV, built by the brand's Changan Mazda joint venture in Nanjing, China, exclusively for the local market...

2020 Mazda CX-30 recalled for automatic boot fault

Mazda Australia has recalled 2668 examples of its CX-30 small SUV, citing a potential fault with the auto-closing boot function. The affected vehicles were sold between 8 January 2020 and 26 February 2021, all stamped Model Year 2020...

Top 20: Your most-read reviews in 2020

Yesterday we took a look at the vehicle models which garnered the most review-reads in 2020, but what happens when we break it down further and look at the individual reviews you read most? There were some big launches across a lot of key segments in a year where traditional launch programs and motor shows were all but non-existent...

2021 Mazda CX-30 updated in Japan, Australian potential unclear

Mazda has treated the 2021 Mazda CX-30 small SUV to an assortment of updates in Japan, though whether we'll see the changes flow over to Australian models next year remains unclear. Mirroring updates introduced for the CX-30's Mazda 3 hatch and sedan sibling last month, the changes relevant to Australian buyers centre around the small SUV's breakthrough SkyActiv-X petrol engine...

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