Mazda is preparing to market its first electric vehicle, the MX-30 2022. The vehicle represents Mazda’s first step in the field of electric vehicles, which has long maintained that the combustion engine is always the future, and that there are still many possibilities to optimize its performance.
Available this fall in concession showrooms, the Mazda MX-30 will be offered at a base price of $ 42,150, excluding freight and delivery charges of $ 1,950. Two versions will be offered for the moment.
Here is the price details of the Mazda MX-30 2022
MX-30 GS – $ 42,150
MX-30 GT – $ 47,150
The GT version benefits from a more opulent level of equipment including in particular a Bose audio system with 12 speakers, an electric sunroof, the 360 ° screen with front parking assist sensors, electrically folding exterior mirrors as well as than 18 inch aluminum alloy wheels in a shiny silver finish. Seats are offered in leatherette, either in pure white with contrasting gray cloth, or in classic brown with black cloth.
Built using technology developed entirely by Mazda, its electric motor will send its power to the front wheels. It develops 143 horsepower (107 kilowatts) and produces 200 pound-feet of torque. Mazda is not planning an all-wheel drive version at this time. The engine will be paired with a set of 35.5 kilowatt-hour lithium-ion batteries, which will give it a range of 161 kilometers according to the manufacturer’s initial tests, a figure well below what we find nowadays on the side. competition.
Mazda still wants the MX-30 to stand out with greater driving pleasure than other electric vehicles. The battery pack is mounted under the floor in a flat, modular arrangement, favoring the lower center of gravity.
The 2022 Mazda MX-30 also receives the new Electric Vector Control-G Plus (e-GVC Plus) system as standard, which makes real-time electric motor torque adjustments to control vehicle load and provide natural and constant handling.
the Mazda MX-30 will be marketed this fall, the provinces of British Columbia and Quebec will initially be favored. Only a few handpicked dealerships will have the opportunity to sell the vehicle.