Mazda CX-8 Ground Clearance in Quick-to-Read Graphs

Ride height changes trhough history

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Quick notes on Mazda CX-8 clearance

    • Estimated clearance for generation: 200 mm (7.9 in)
    • Offroad abilities: good
    • Ride height per person: 33.3 mm (1.3 in)
    • Clearance when loaded: 168 — 180 mm (6.6 — 7.1 in)
    • Risk of damage on bad road: low
    • Clearance to tire height: 200 mm / 135 mm
    • Ride height to disc diameter: 200 mm / 458 mm
    • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 212 mm
    • Difference with world average: +39 mm
    • Clearancell rating: 8 / 10

Clearance to power ratio

  • 2.2 SKYACTIV-DRIVE — 1 hp/mm
  • 2.5 SKYACTIV-G — 1 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 2.2 SKYACTIV-DRIVE — 2.3 Nm/mm
  • 2.5 SKYACTIV-G — 1.3 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 2.2 SKYACTIV-DRIVE — 31 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 2.5 SKYACTIV-G — 25 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    2.2 SKYACTIV-DRIVE 200 mm
    (7.9 in)
    91 mm/L 167 mm
    (6.6 in)
    +20% 11.6
    2.5 SKYACTIV-G 200 mm
    (7.9 in)
    80 mm/L 167 mm
    (6.6 in)
    +20% 11.6
    Vehicle 2.2 SKYACTIV-DRIVE
    Clearance 200 mm (7.9 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 91 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 167 mm (6.6 in)
    Difference from world average +20%
    Ride height to car height 11.6%
    Vehicle 2.5 SKYACTIV-G
    Clearance 200 mm (7.9 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 80 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 167 mm (6.6 in)
    Difference from world average +20%
    Ride height to car height 11.6%