MAZDA MX-5 Miata Reviews

Sporty Mazda MX-5 Miata

On the hunt for a sporty car that’s as functional as it is sleek and stylish? Well, when it comes to the Mazda MX-5 Miata, you won’t be disappointed. This convertible was engineered with the driver in mind.

If you’re interested in a car designed for sunny-day drives around Gastonia, Charlotte, and Lincolnton, NC, then start your research by checking out the Mazda MX-5 Miata reviews linked on this page.

At Mazda of Gastonia, we can’t wait to help you get behind the wheel of your next Mazda. To help you learn more, we’ve provided this page for you to explore reviews and get a quick rundown of the vehicle’s features.

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Connective interior with the Mazda MX-5 MiataThe Mazda MX-5 Miata is powered by a Skyactiv®-G 2.0L 4-cylinder engine that’s equipped with variable intake valve timing. This engine can be paired with either a Skyactiv®-MT 6-speed manual transmission with short-throw shifter or 6-speed Sport automatic transmission with paddle shifters.

Regardless of which transmission you choose, this convertible puts out a ton of power. Boasting 181 horsepower and 151 lb-ft of torque, the Mazda MX-5 Miata gets an EPA-estimated 26 city/34 highway MPG with the manual transmission and an EPA-estimated 26 city/35 highway MPG with the automatic one.*

Plus, this vehicle has a near perfect 50/50 weight distribution, making it easy and fun to handle.


The Mazda MX-5 Miata is built with a small 2-passenger body type that carries on the roadster legacy. When you take a seat behind the wheel, you’ll notice comfortable seats with reclining features and integrated headrests.

When it comes to the cutting-edge technology, you’ll be able to blast your music, podcasts, and anything else. With both Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ compatibility, as well as Bluetooth® hands-free phone and audio streaming capability, you can connect your phone in a variety of ways.

Trim Levels

2021 Mazda MX-5 MiataInterested in what else the Mazda MX-5 Miata has to offer? Well, with three different trim levels, you can surely find something that works for you. All three trims share the same engine and performance specs, but they start to differ when it comes to amenities.

The first trim level is the Mazda MX-5 Miata Sport, which offers a 6-speaker audio system. There’s also the Mazda Advanced Keyless Entry System and steering wheel-mounted audio, phone, and cruise controls.

The next trim level is the Mazda MX-5 Miata Club, which offers a sound system upgrade with the Bose® 9-speaker audio system with AudioPilot®, as well as heated seats with three separate settings.

The Mazda MX-5 Miata Grand Touring tops off the trim levels, providing leather-trimmed seats, an auto-dimming rearview mirror with HomeLink®, and the Mazda Navigation System.

Check Out the MAZDA MX-5 Miata

Starting your car-searching journey is an exciting event. That’s why we encourage you to read our Mazda MX-5 Miata reviews and other resources provided on this page to learn more about what this car has to offer.

If you’ve done your research and want to learn more about taking this convertible out on the roads of Gastonia, Charlotte, and Lincolnton, North Carolina, contact us or visit us at Mazda of Gastonia to find out more about the Mazda MX-5 Miata and how to make it yours.


*EPA-estimated mileage. Actual results will vary.


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