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2021 Mazda MX-5 Miata
Club RWD
MSRP
$30,290
Invoice
$28,628
Average Price Paid
$30,290
15 listings nationwide

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Club RWD
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2021 Mazda MX-5 Miata
Club RWD
Stephen Edelstein Test Drive Review:

The Mazda MX-5 Miata carries over its upgrades from the 2020 model year into 2021 with few additional changes. The rear-wheel-drive (RWD) sports car continues to be unique, not just fo...

2020 FIAT 124 Spider
Classica
Kyree Rollerson Preview:

FIAT introduced its 124 Spider roadster for 2017. Like most roadsters, it seats just two people and boasts a folding soft top. For 2020, it receives light changes. Every 124 Spider co...

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  • Look and Feel 7
  • Performance 8
  • Form & Function 4
  • Technology 4
  • Safety 5
  • Cost-Effectiveness 7
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Specs

2021 Mazda MX-5 Miata
Club RWD
2020 FIAT 124 Spider
Classica
Powertrain
Drivetrain
RWD
RWD
RWD
RWD
Fuel Economy, City
26 MPG
26 MPG
25 MPG
26 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
35 MPG
34 MPG
36 MPG
35 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 11.9 gal 11.9 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
181 hp @ 7,000 RPM
181 hp @ 7,000 RPM
160 hp @ 5,500 RPM
160 hp @ 5,500 RPM
Torque
151 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
151 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
184 lb-ft @ 2,500 RPM
184 lb-ft @ 2,500 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
13:1
13:1
9.8:1
9.8:1
Displacement
2,000 cc
2,000 cc
1,400 cc
1,400 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.29 in x 3.59 in
3.29 in x 3.59 in
2.83 in x 3.31 in
2.83 in x 3.31 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 2 seats 2 seats
Front Legroom 43.1 in 43.1 in
Back Legroom -- --
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 4.6 cu ft 4.9 cu ft
Maximum Payload 404 lbs 505 lbs
Exterior
Length 154.1 in 159.6 in
Width 68.3 in 68.5 in
Height 48.8 in 48.5 in
Wheelbase 90.9 in 90.9 in

Available Options

2021 Mazda MX-5 Miata
Club RWD

Exterior Colors

  • Arctic White
  • Jet Black Mica
  • Machine Gray Metallic
  • Machine Gray Paint Charge
  • POLYMETAL Gray
  • Soul Red Crystal Metallic

Option Packages

  • Appearance Package
  • BREMBO/BBS RECARO Package
  • Soul Red Crystal Paint Charge
2020 FIAT 124 Spider
Classica

Exterior Colors

  • BRILLANTE White
  • CERAMICA Gray Metallic
  • Chiaro Silver Metallic
  • Forte Black Metallic
  • Hypnotique Red
  • MODA Gray Metallic
  • Mare Blue Metallic

Option Packages

  • Transmission: 6-Speed AISIN Automatic

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