Only 8 Mazda MX-30s were sold in the United States in July

Only 8 Mazda MX-30s were sold in the United States in July


During the same period, Canada sold 73. While most people looking for an electric car have to wait between 18 and 24 months, sometimes longer, for their car, Mazda cannot sell its MX-30. Blame the high price and a range of less than 160 km (in summer). Mazda at the time of the launch of this model made a bet on the proximity electric car. Obviously, the Hiroshima company lost this bet.

And now what will I do?

And now what will I do? I will laugh to stop crying said Gilbert B├ęcaud. Mazda will have to make a decision shortly. There is a plug-in hybrid model coming soon and it should give the model some power. We just want freedom to be good. We can’t say that the MX-30 is completely lacking. Mazda has managed to sell 468 units of the MX-30 since the beginning of 2022. Which is not bad, but considering the high demand and the limited number of models available, Mazda could do better.

Too expensive and not enough freedom

Unfortunately, there is no problem. Although Mazda has claimed that the range of 160 km meets 95% of the needs of drivers, the reality is that in the world of EVs we have to come to the market now with a car capable of doing at least 400 km for the price. under $40,000 to attract buyers’ attention. Without these two criteria, your chances of success are as slim as MX-30 sales

With details from Motorcycle Illustrated

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