Is there anything better than driving a sports car with the top down? It's hard to beat driving on an open road in a fast car with the wind blowing by you! That's why, for many drivers, a convertible sports car is their dream car. Luckily, there's no shortage of choices when it comes to sports cars. With so many options, which stand out from the pack?
That's where we come in! We create these model research pages so that drivers can learn about some of the most popular vehicle models in a simple and concise way. For this page, we're going to be looking at the 2018 Mazda Miata MX-5, one of the most popular sports cars today. To see what it offers to drivers, we're going to look at its engine specifications, performance capabilities, technology and safety. Let's get started!
Where better to start than underneath the hood? The 2018 Mazda Miata comes with a small, but powerful, 2.0-liter SKYACTIV®-G 4-cylinder engine with Variable Valve Timing. This engine offers 155 horsepower and 148 lbs.-ft. of torque and coupled with the 6-speed Sport automatic transmission with paddle shifters, gives the Miata an exhilarating and smooth drive.
Of course, what really gets drivers excited about sports cars is the performance. Well, the 2018 Mazda Miata has plenty of it! The 2018 Mazda Miata can go from 0-60 mph in just 6.1 seconds and features a top speed of 133 mph! One thing's for sure, this little convertible can burn some rubber!
The Mazda Miata has a storied history as a sports car, and the 2018 Miata honors that tradition with its design that includes heritage taillights that are a callback to models of the past. Meanwhile, the soft-top is easier to use than ever, with drivers being able to unlock and drop the top with one hand right from the driver's seat!
Test Drive the 2018 Mazda Miata at Fairway Mazda in Savannah, Georgia, Today!
As impressive as all those performance metrics and specifications may be, they're not as important as safety. While you're having the time of your life driving the Mazda Miata, it'll also be looking out for you with all its advanced safety features and driver-assist technologies! Available features include:
Blind Spot Monitoring
Rear Cross Traffic Alert
Lane Departure Warning System
High Beam Control
Adaptive Front-lighting System
Want to learn more about the 2018 Mazda Miata? Ready to get behind the wheel of one? Contact our staff at Fairway Mazda for more information or to schedule a test drive today!