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2021 Hyundai Tucson vs. 2021 Mazda CX-30 Review

New 2021 Hyundai Tucson

2021 Hyundai
Tucson

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New 2021 Mazda CX-30

2021 Mazda
CX-30

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MSRP*
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$23,700 to $33,450
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$21,900 to $33,900
Invoice* $22,790 to $31,792 $21,275 to $32,921
MPG - City 21 - 23 22 - 25
MPG - Hwy 25 - 28 30 - 33
Engine(s) Inline-4 Inline-4
Seating Capacity 5 5
Basic Warranty 5 years/60,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** ***** *****
Frontal Crash Rating** ***** *****
Side Crash Rating** ***** *****

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
Rear passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Hyundai Tucson than in the Mazda CX-30. The Hyundai Tucson offers just a little more front head- and legroom than the Mazda CX-30, making it a little more comfortable for the driver and front passenger.

Convenience
The Hyundai Tucson requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Mazda CX-30, making it more convenient to drive.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). Whether you pick the Hyundai Tucson or the Mazda CX-30, it's going to cost you about the same. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Hyundai Tucson will cost more in terms of transportation costs than the Mazda CX-30.

Dimensions
Since the Hyundai Tucson is much wider than the Mazda CX-30, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. When looking at overall length, the Hyundai Tucson takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Mazda CX-30.

Drivetrain
With its lower torque engine, the Hyundai Tucson doesn't do as good a job transmitting power to its wheels as the Mazda CX-30.

Handling
The Hyundai Tucson has the same turning radius as the Mazda CX-30, so they both maneuver the same in and out of tight spots.

Performance
In terms of horsepower, it's a virtual tie between the Hyundai Tucson and the Mazda CX-30.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Hyundai Tucson and the Mazda CX-30. With the Hyundai Tucson, you'll be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Mazda CX-30.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Hyundai Tucson than that of the Mazda CX-30.