Most powerful Mazda cars

Top 40 most powerful Mazda cars ever made. Updated April 2021.

The key to performance is power. Even heaviest sedans and SUVs can beat lightweight sports cars, if they have enough engine power.

Advanced fuel injection systems and high precision manufacturing is allowing for ever increasing power output and higher performance.

Advancement in battery technology and power electronics also brings electric cars amongst the most powerful of all time. Some examples are claimed to produce over 2000 horsepower - well over a megawatt!

# make & model Power (hp)▼ Image
1. 2001 Mazda RX-7 276 Photo of 2001 Mazda RX-7
2. 1990 Mazda Eunos Cosmo 20B CCS 276 Photo of 1990 Mazda Eunos Cosmo 20B CCS
3. Mazda CX-9 273 Photo of Mazda CX-9
4. 2007 Mazda Mazdaspeed 6 270 Photo of 2007 Mazda Mazdaspeed 6
5. 2006 Mazda 6 MPS 256 Photo of 2006 Mazda 6 MPS
6. 2006 Mazda 3 MPS 256 Photo of 2006 Mazda 3 MPS
7. 2009 Mazda 3 MPS 256 Photo of 2009 Mazda 3 MPS
8. 1993 Mazda RX-7 252 Photo of 1993 Mazda RX-7
9. 2021 Mazda 3 2.5 Turbo 250 Photo of 2021 Mazda 3 2.5 Turbo
10. Mazda RX-8 247 Photo of Mazda RX-8
11. Mazda MPV 242 Photo of Mazda MPV
12. 2002 Mazda RX-8 228 Photo of 2002 Mazda RX-8
13. Mazda RX-8 Challenge 228 Photo of Mazda RX-8 Challenge
14. 2009 Mazda RX-8 228 Photo of 2009 Mazda RX-8
15. 2019 Mazda CX-9 227 Photo of 2019 Mazda CX-9
16. 1992 Mazda 323 GTR 207 Photo of 1992 Mazda 323 GTR
17. 1989 Mazda RX-7 Turbo 197 Photo of 1989 Mazda RX-7 Turbo
18. 2019 Mazda CX-5 Skyactiv-G 194 AWD 191 Photo of 2019 Mazda CX-5 Skyactiv-G 194 AWD
19. 2018 Mazda 6 SKYACTIV-G 194 191 Photo of 2018 Mazda 6 SKYACTIV-G 194
20. 2012 Mazda 6 2.5 SkyActiv-G 189 Photo of 2012 Mazda 6 2.5 SkyActiv-G
21. 2005 Mazda RX-8 189 Photo of 2005 Mazda RX-8
22. 2019 Mazda 3 2.5 187 Photo of 2019 Mazda 3  2.5
23. 2020 Mazda CX-5 2.5 187 Photo of 2020 Mazda CX-5 2.5
24. 2019 Mazda 3 Sedan 2.5 186 Photo of 2019 Mazda 3 Sedan 2.5
25. 2019 Mazda CX-30 Skyactiv-G 2.5 186 Photo of 2019 Mazda CX-30 Skyactiv-G 2.5
26. 1992 Mazda 323 GT-R 182 Photo of 1992 Mazda 323 GT-R
27. 2009 Mazda 3 2.2 CD 182 Photo of 2009 Mazda 3 2.2 CD
28. 1989 Mazda RX-7 Turbo II 182 Photo of 1989 Mazda RX-7 Turbo II
29. 2018 Mazda 6 SKYACTIV-D 184 181 Photo of 2018 Mazda 6 SKYACTIV-D 184
30. 2018 Mazda MX-5 2.0 181 Photo of 2018 Mazda MX-5 2.0
31. 2018 Mazda CX-5 SKYACTIVE D-184 181 Photo of 2018 Mazda CX-5 SKYACTIVE D-184
32. 2018 Mazda MX-5 2.0 RF 181 Photo of 2018 Mazda MX-5 2.0 RF
33. 2018 Mazda 6 Kombi SKYACTIV-D 184 181 Photo of 2018 Mazda 6 Kombi SKYACTIV-D 184
34. 2005 Mazda MX-5 Mazdaspeed 178 Photo of 2005 Mazda MX-5 Mazdaspeed
35. 2019 Mazda 3 Skyactiv-X 2.0 M Hybrid 178 Photo of 2019 Mazda 3 Skyactiv-X 2.0 M Hybrid
36. 2020 Mazda CX-30 Skyactiv-X 180 AWD 178 Photo of 2020 Mazda CX-30 Skyactiv-X 180 AWD
37. 2019 Mazda 3 Fastback Skyactiv-X 2.0 M Hybrid 178 Photo of 2019 Mazda 3 Fastback Skyactiv-X 2.0 M Hybrid
38. 2012 Mazda 6 SKYACTIV-D 175 i-ELOOP 173 Photo of 2012 Mazda 6 SKYACTIV-D 175 i-ELOOP
39. 2015 Mazda 6 Kombi SKYACTIV-D 175 173 Photo of 2015 Mazda 6 Kombi SKYACTIV-D 175
40. 2011 Mazda CX-5 2.2 D 175 AWD 173 Photo of 2011 Mazda CX-5 2.2 D 175 AWD

Sources

All data sourced from manufacturer's official figures.

List authored by Christian Zelcs. Last updated on 04/02/2021, last addition - Mazda 3 Sedan 2.5.