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2001 Mazda MX-5 Miata Base

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Showing the 2001 Mazda MX-5 Miata Base 2dr Convertible
$4,133-$10,357 Current Listing Price
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Seats 2
Door Count 2
Engine 142-hp, 1.8-liter I-4 (premium)
Transmission 5-speed manual w/OD
Drivetrain RWD
Combined MPG 25
Warranty Bumper-to-Bumper, 36 mo/50,000 mi


Exterior (8)
Brilliant Black Clearcoat
British Racing Green
Classic Red Clearcoat
Crystal Blue Metallic
Emerald Mica
Midnight Blue Mica
Interior (2)



Front ventilated disc brakes S
Cancellable passenger front-impact airbag S
Side-impact bars S
Compact spare tire S
Driver front-impact airbag S
Front seatbelt pre-tensioners S
4 wheel disc brakes S
Spare tire mounted inside under cargo S
Panic alarm O
Power door locks O
Immobilizer S
Four-wheel disc brakes S
Fixed front head restraints S
Passenger cancellable airbag S
Remote keyless entry O
Dual front impact airbags S
Engine 142-hp, 1.8-liter I-4 (premium)
Transmission 5-speed manual w/OD
Transmission 4-speed automatic w/OD
Ignition type spark
Variable intake manifold S
Recommended fuel premium unleaded
Horsepower 142-hp @ 7,000 rpm
Variable valve control S
Fuel tank capacity 12.7 gal.
Aluminum cylinder head S
Fuel economy city 23 mpg
Torque 125 lbs.-ft. @ 5,500 rpm
# of valves 16
Engine oil cooler S
Engine orientation longitudinal
Engine liters 1.8
Cylinder configuration I-4
Fuel economy highway 28 mpg
Engine 1.8L I-4 DOHC 142hp
Block heater O
Transmission electronic control O
5 speed manual transmission S
80-amp. alternator S
Rear-wheel drive S
Limited slip differential O
Single partial stainless steel exhaust S
Recommended fuel premium unleaded
330 CCA battery S
Chrome tailpipe S
Engine oil cooler S
4 speed automatic transmission O
Battery amp hours (32Ah)
Overdrive S
Transmission lock-up torque converter O
Axle ratio 4.30
Transmission electronic control O
Overdrive O
Transmission gear ratio (4th) 1.00
Transmission gear ratio (1st) 3.14
Transmission gear ratio (reverse) 3.76
Overdrive S
Transmission gear ratio (3rd) 1.33
Transmission gear ratio (2nd) 1.89
Transmission gear ratio (5th) .81
Transmission gear ratio (4th) .73
Transmission gear ratio (1st) 2.45
Transmission gear ratio (reverse) 2.22
Transmission gear ratio (3rd) 1.00
Transmission gear ratio (2nd) 1.45
Rear coil springs S
16" wheels O
Rear anti-roll bar S
Torsen limited slip differential O
Front wheel size 15"
Rear wheel size 15"
Bilstein brand name front shocks O
Steel spare wheel S
Front anti-roll bar S
Speed-sensing hydraulic power-assist rack-pinion steering S
Front coil springs S
Sport suspension O
Four wheel independent suspension S
Wheel locks S
P195/50VR15.0 BSW performance AS tires S
Alloy wheels S
Rack and pinion steering S
Speed-sensing manual rack-pinion steering O
Front tires 195/50R15
Gas-pressurized front shocks S
Speed-sensing steering S
Independent front double wishbone suspension w/anti-roll bar S
15" wheels S
Power steering S
Gas-pressurized rear shocks S
P195/50VR16.0 BSW performance AS tires O
Bilstein brand name rear shocks O
Independent rear double wishbone suspension w/anti-roll bar S
Glass rear window S
Chrome tip exhaust S
Front and rear mud flaps O
Manual convertible roof with lining S
2 doors S
Body-colored door handles S
Front mud flaps O
Spoiler O
Power remote folding side-view door mirrors S
Galvanized steel/aluminum body material S
Convertible roof wind blocker Windblocker
Power door mirrors S
Rear cargo trunk
Body-colored front and rear bumpers S
Manual convertible roof O
Convertible hard top O
Rocker panel extensions O
Rear lip spoiler O
Convertible roof lining S
Trunk rack O
Rear mud flaps O
Mechanical fuel remote release S
Passenger vanity mirror S
Seatback storage pockets 1
Passenger manual folding mirror S
Bin instrument-panel storage S
Driver manual folding mirror S
Ashtray S
Power windows with driver 1-touch down S
Manual air conditioning S
Air conditioning S
1-touch down S
Keyfob trunk/hatch/door release O
Day-night rearview mirror S
Trunk/hatch/door FOB controls O
Keyfob (all doors) remote keyless entry O
Remote keyless entry O
Full floor console S
Driver and passenger door bins S
Full floor console with covered box S
Keyfob cargo access remote release O
Front cupholder S
Driver's footrest S
12V DC power outlet 1
Power windows S
Locking glove box S
Cruise control O
1 12V DC power outlet S
Front cupholders S
Mechanical cargo access remote release S
Passenger-side visor mirror S
Front lighter element(s) location S
Genuine wood shift knob O
Carpet cargo space S
NARDI leather steering wheel S
4-way driver and passenger seat adjustments S
Carpet floor covering S
Cargo space floor carpet
Max seating capacity 2
Front seats bucket
Manual driver and passenger fore/aft adjustment S
Full vinyl headliner O
Leather steering wheel S
Cloth upholstery S
Front bucket seats S
Floor mats S
Manual reclining driver and passenger seats S
Cloth front seat upholstery S
Simulated wood instrument panel insert, console insert O
Cargo light S
Front center armrest S
Urethane shift knob S
Carpet front floor mats S
Max. seating capacity of 2 S
Primary monitor touchscreen S
AM/FM stereo with seek-scan, auto-reverse cassette, single interior CD player O
AM/FM stereo with seek-scan, single interior CD player S
AM/FM radio S
Power retractable activation antenna S
4 speakers O
2 speakers S
Cassette O
Audio theft deterrent S
Power antenna S
CD player S
Battery warning S
Projector beam halogen headlamps S
Brake-fluid warning S
Light-tinted windows S
Front fog lights S
Oil-pressure warning S
Key-in-ignition warning S
Lights-on warning S
Variable instrument panel lighting S
Trip odometer S
Analog display S
Rear window defroster S
Tachometer S
Light tinted windows S
Oil pressure gauge S
In-radio display clock S
Water temp. gauge S
Wheelbase 89.2"
Front legroom 42.8"
Front headroom 37.1"
Maximum interior cargo volume 5.1 cu.ft.
Front hiproom 49.2"
Engine horsepower 142-hp @ 7,000 rpm
Interior cargo volume 5.1 cu.ft.
Passenger volume 46.0 cu.ft.
Engine bore x stroke 3.3" x 3.3"
Compression ratio 10.00 to 1
Engine type I-4
Ground clearance (min) 97mm (3.8")
Valves 16
Front shoulder room 49.7"
Front tread 55.7"
Ground clearance (max) 117mm (4.6")
Fuel economy highway 28 mpg
Engine torque 125 lbs.-ft. @ 5,500 rpm
Exterior body width 66.0"
Drag coefficient .38
Ground clearance (min.) 3.8"
Turning radius 15.1'
Curb weight 2,387 lbs.
Fuel tank capacity 12.7 gal.
Valvetrain DOHC
Engine displacement 112 cu.in.
Fuel economy city 23 mpg
Ground clearance (max.) 4.6"
Exterior length 155.7"
Exterior height 48.4"
Rear tread 56.7"
Corrosion perforation warranty (months/miles) 60/ unlimited
Basic warranty (months/miles) 36/50,000
Powertrain warranty (months/miles) 36/50,000
Accessories warranty (months/miles) 36/50,000
Roadside assistance warranty (months/miles) 36/50,000

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