In comparing the 2022 Hyundai KONA's and the 2022 Mazda CX-30's specifications and ratings, the 2022 Hyundai KONA has the advantage in the areas of new vehicle base pricing, typical lower range of pricing for used cars, and fuel efficiency. The 2022 Mazda CX-30 has the advantage in the areas of resale value, interior volume and base engine power. Based on this comparison of the 2022 Hyundai KONA's and the 2022 Mazda CX-30's specifications and ratings, the two cars are fairly comparable.
2022 Hyundai KONA vs. 2022 Mazda CX-30 Pricing
A used 2022 Hyundai KONA ranges from $19,788 to $28,283 while a used 2022 Mazda CX-30 is priced between $24,489 to $32,900. For a new model, the 2022 Hyundai KONA's price is between $20,302 and $31,885, with the 2022 Mazda CX-30 priced between $25,620 and $36,706.
2022 Hyundai KONA vs. 2022 Mazda CX-30 Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate for both models, the 2022 Hyundai KONA loses 43.3 percent of its value and the 2022 Mazda CX-30 loses 38.4 percent of its value. This means the 2022 Mazda CX-30 retains 4.9 percentage points more of its value and has the advantage of higher resale value versus the 2022 Hyundai KONA.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the 2022 Hyundai KONA’s base engine makes 147 horsepower, and the 2022 Mazda CX-30 base engine makes 186 horsepower. The KONA is rated to deliver an average of 32 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 462 miles. The CX-30 is rated to deliver an average of 26 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 394 miles. This gives the 2022 Hyundai KONA the fuel efficiency and maximum range advantage over the 2022 Mazda CX-30. Both models use regular unleaded.
Passenger Space Comparison
While both models are crossover/subcompact SUVs, the 2022 Mazda CX-30 has the advantage of offering more interior volume, reflected in more front shoulder room, front leg room, rear head room, rear leg room, and cargo space. The 2022 Hyundai KONA has the advantage in the areas of front head room and rear shoulder room.
Safety Ratings Comparison
When comparing crash test ratings from NHTSA, both the 2022 Hyundai KONA and the 2022 Mazda CX-30 have the same average safety rating of 5 out of 5 Stars.