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I just purchased a 2021 CX30 2.5 skyactive with a powerful 195 horsepower engine, opting for the highest trim level available.
The mileage of the vehicle is merely 9,000 km.
In our nation, they only provide a naturally aspirated engine, without any turbocharging.

I had high expectations for the acceleration of a 2.5-liter engine, even in the absence of a turbocharger.
Upon investigation, I found that the automobile has sluggish acceleration and bears a striking resemblance to my 2011 Hyundai Accent, with a horsepower of 125.

How is it possible?
Utterly dissatisfied.

It is possible that the engine is still in its early stages of development and not fully operational yet.
It is often believed that some engines need a minimum of 15,000 km of use before they reach their optimal performance level.

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The Mazda CX30 awd 2.0 equipped with the Skyactiv X engine has impressive power and demonstrates excellent acceleration in Finland. If I get properly, this is an electric air/gasoline turbo, distinct from a conventional turbo. The fuel consumption ranges from 4.8 to 6.4 litres per 100 km.

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The SkyActiv X engine operates without a turbocharger.
The vehicle is equipped with a compact Roots type supercharger, which is not used for power augmentation. Instead, it is used to augment the airflow into the combustion chamber, resulting in a highly fuel-efficient engine with lean combustion. When the high compression ratio is paired with a significant amount of computational power, it enables the engine to function as a CI engine under certain circumstances.
The electrical system serves the purpose of facilitating the transition from Compression ignition to Spark ignition and assisting with the iStop (Start/Stop) function.

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Did you really believe that 195 horsepower and comparable torque statistics would be sufficient to propel a vehicle weighing one and a half tonnes to high speeds? Excess weight is detrimental to your well-being. The specifications of the US version are comparable and may be described as only 'sufficient', without any additional features. It is likely that your accent was far less pronounced and had a distinct emphasis compared to the US accent. 3500 pounds is a substantial amount of weight to initiate and sustain movement. Many of your complaints might be attributed to fuel efficiency issues.

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You may get acceleration data online to compare the performance of your vehicle. Edmunds reports that the 2.5 Skyactive model has a 0-60 acceleration time of 9.0 seconds, whilst the 2.5T model achieves this in 6.4 seconds. According to Car & Driver, the 2.5T has a 0-60 time of 5.8 seconds. However, it should be noted that they achieved this number by using braking torque.

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No, it refers to the act of keeping an automobile in a stationary position by using the brake, while simultaneously increasing the engine's power by pressing the accelerator pedal, in order to generate more force before releasing the brake. Yes, it is recommended to turn off the air conditioning for optimal functioning.

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Utilise the sport mode. When the engine reaches around 4,000 revolutions per minute, it becomes quite responsive. It is recommended to use manual mode. For daily driving, it is satisfactory, depending upon your expectations. My vehicle, starting from a stationary position, can accelerate from 0 to 60 miles per hour in an average time of 7.8 seconds. Factors such as temperature, altitude, air density, and fuel quality will have an impact. It is advisable to do this action after the engine has reached its optimal temperature and has been exposed to prolonged heat. This typically requires a running period of around 30 minutes, however the duration may vary somewhat depending on the ambient air temperature.

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This vehicle is capable of reaching speeds above 90 miles per hour in its third gear. During a test, it reached a maximum speed of 124 miles per hour before running out of space on an airport taxiway. The automobile provides a stable and comfortable ride at high speeds, and it would be ideal to use the runway itself on a quiet Sunday morning.

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