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Does the Mazda CX-30 have folding rear seats?

2020 Mazda CX-30 Rear Seat Myth Debunked?

If you’ve done a bit of research on the 2020 Mazda CX-30, then you may have come across a few sites saying that the CX-30 doesn’t have folding rear seats. It sounds preposterous. But is it true? Are the 2020 Mazda CX-30 rear seats non-foldable? Or is that someone just getting confused?

Let’s take a look. Does the Mazda CX-30 have folding rear seats?


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2020 CX-30 front seating showcaseMazda CX-30 Has Folding Rear Seats

Myth debunked: the Mazda CX-30 has folding rear seats. How do we know? Well, we have the CX-30 at our dealership. The info is also found on the OEM website, listed under “Seating & Trim” on the 2020 Mazda CX-30 specs page: “60/40 split fold-down rear seatback.” The Mazda CX-30 definitely has folding rear seats. The misconception may have started due to Mazda not releasing (at the time of writing) the official cargo space measurements with the seats folded down. That could definitely lead to speculation about whether there even was a second measurement to be had. Speaking of cargo space…

2020 Mazda CX-30 Cargo Space

The Mazda CX-30 has 20.2 cu-ft of space behind the rear seats. That’s a few more cubes than the Mazda3 Hatchback offers. As a compact crossover, the 2020 Mazda CX-30 is surprisingly spacious. If you’d like a more in-depth look at the CX-30 measurements and how they compare to the other SUVs in the Mazda lineup give this CX-30 vs CX-5 vs CX-9 comparison a read.

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Come to Capistrano Mazda in San Juan Capistrano, CA. We have multiple 2020 Mazda CX-30 models in our inventory, all ready to be driven. Use our test drive scheduling tool to set up a time and come experience what the 2020 CX-30 has to offer.