2008MazdaMX-5

Mazda MX-5

In what could have been my final time reviewing a current-generation Mazda MX-5 Miata, I'll have to say it was like saying a bittersweet farewell to an old friend. You see, the third-generation Miata (NC) is my favorite iteration of the fun little roadster, and with the next Miata being…


2008 Mazda MX-5 - 2dr Convertible (SV)
2dr Convertible (SV)
MSRP:
$20,635
Engine:
2.0L I-4
MPG:
22 City / 27 HWY
2008 Mazda MX-5 - 2dr Convertible (Sport)
2dr Convertible (Sport)
MSRP:
$21,635
Engine:
2.0L I-4
MPG:
22 City / 27 HWY
2008 Mazda MX-5 - 2dr Convertible (Touring)
2dr Convertible (Touring)
MSRP:
$23,930
Engine:
2.0L I-4
MPG:
21 City / 28 HWY
2008 Mazda MX-5 - 2dr Convertible (Grand Touring)
2dr Convertible (Grand Touring)
MSRP:
$25,240
Engine:
2.0L I-4
MPG:
21 City / 28 HWY
2008 Mazda MX-5 - 2dr Convertible (Special Edition)
2dr Convertible (Special Edition)
MSRP:
$26,590
Engine:
2.0L I-4
MPG:
21 City / 28 HWY
2008 Mazda MX-5 - Power Retractable Hard Top (Sport)
Power Retractable Hard Top (Sport)
MSRP:
$24,465
Engine:
2.0L I-4
MPG:
22 City / 27 HWY
2017 Fiat 124 Spider priced below most Miatas

Only the base MX-5 undercuts the Fiat roadster's base price.
Mazda builds 1 millionth MX-5

Far and away the best-selling two-seat convertible in the industry, the Mazda has now built a million examples of the MX-5 Miata over the course of four generations and 27 years of production.
The Mazda MX-5 Miata RF's wild concept ancestor

No car in the latter half of the twentieth century changed the way enthusiasts think more than the Mazda MX-5 Miata. These concepts are one reason why.

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2015 Mazda Miata
/ 19,000 miles / CA
2015 Mazda Miata
/ 20,000 miles / CA
2007 Mazda Miata
$12,595 / 33,875 miles / CA
This is the 2017 Mazda MX-5 RF targa-roof fastback

We expected a power retractable hardtop. This is a pleasant surprise.

The RF, or retractable fastback, version of the Miata roadster surprises before the New York International Auto Show with a targa roof setup.
2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata 2.0L First Drive [w/video]
We finally test the 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata in US-spec form with its 2.0-liter Skyactiv engine. Spoiler alert: it's awesome.
2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata First Drive [w/video]
We get our first test of the hotly anticipated 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata by way of a pre-production, Japanese-spec model.