Mazda MazdaSpeed Miata MX-5

Mazda MazdaSpeed Miata MX-5
Mazda MazdaSpeed Miata MX-5
MSRP RANGE $25,780 - $26,580

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Model Overview

The current Mazda MazdaSpeed Miata MX-5 is a sub compact car that seats 2. It comes in 2 trims.

The MazdaSpeed Miata MX-5 competes with the MINI Cooper S and Toyota MR2.

Our Take on the Latest Model

Our Take

Mazda is the automaker most responsible for the sports-car revolution of the 1990s, and the MX-5 Miata continues to provide driving entertainment at a moderate price. For 2005, Mazda's rear-wheel-drive two-seat sports car remains available in base and LS trim levels, and a six-speed-manual t... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Ride comfort on rough surfaces
  • Engine noise
  • Difficult entry and exit
  • Snug cockpit

Notable Features

  • Turbocharged 178-hp four-cylinder
  • Sport-tuned suspension
  • Convertible body style
  • RWD

Consumer Reviews


Average based on 8 reviews across all years

Most Recent Consumer Reviews
2004 MazdaSpeed Miata MX-5

Great Fun for the Money

by Gigity7 from Chicago, IL on September 16, 2012

This car is a blast to drive! Miatas already handle very well but the Mazdaspeed version ups the ante BIG TIME! The turbo kicks in around 3500 RPM and gives a nice pull to redline. Short throw 6-speed... Read Full Review

2004 MazdaSpeed Miata MX-5

Great handling

by Edmeston81 from Winston Salem on October 10, 2011

The car handles like a dream. You can go around most corners as fast as you dare. It is geared low. Using high octane gasoline and getting only 27 to 29 miles to the gallon. But it is quick from the s... Read Full Review