Compare 2001 Mazda MX-5 Miata vs 2001 Porsche 911

2001 Mazda MX-5 Miata
2001 Porsche 911
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2-Door Convertible Automatic Base
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Convertible Automatic Base 22 28 $19,548 $21,180
2-Door Convertible Manual Base 23 28 $19,548 $21,180
2-Door Convertible 5-Speed Manual LS 23 28 $22,081 $23,930
2-Door Convertible 6-Speed Manual LS 23 28 $22,081 $23,930
2-Door Convertible Automatic LS 22 28 $22,081 $23,930
2-Door Convertible SE Special Edition 23 28 $23,725 $25,715
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2-Door Carrera Coupe 6-Speed Manual
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2-Door Carrera Coupe 6-Speed Manual 17 25 $57,532 $66,500
2-Door Carrera Coupe Tiptronic 16 25 $60,406 $69,920
2-Door Carrera 4 Coupe 6-Speed Manual 17 24 $62,292 $72,000
2-Door Carrera 4 Coupe Tiptronic 16 24 $65,116 $75,420
2-Door Carrera Cabriolet 6-Speed Manual 17 25 $65,752 $76,000
2-Door Carrera Cabriolet Tiptronic 16 25 $68,626 $79,420
2-Door Carrera 4 Cabriolet 6-Speed Manual 17 24 $70,502 $81,500
2-Door Carrera 4 Cabriolet Tiptronic 16 24 $73,376 $84,920
2-Door Carrera Turbo 6-Speed Manual 15 22 $96,037 $111,000
2-Door Carrera Turbo Tiptronic 15 22 $98,911 $114,420
Pricing
Invoice Price
$19,548
$57,532
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$21,180
$66,500
Monthly Payment Estimate
$353 / month
$1108 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
22 mpg 17 mpg
Highway
28 mpg 25 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Two Seater Mini-Compact
Interior Dimensions
Front Shoulder Room (in)
49.7 51.7
Passenger Capacity
2 4
Front Leg Room (in)
42.8 41.6
Front Hip Room (in)
- TBD - 51.7
Passenger Volume (ft³)
46 70.0
Front Head Room (in)
37.1 38.0
Second Hip Room (in)
- - TBD -
Second Head Room (in)
- - TBD -
Second Shoulder Room (in)
- - TBD -
Second Leg Room (in)
- - TBD -
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in)
48.4 51.4
Track Width, Rear (in)
56.7 59.1
Wheelbase (in)
89.2 92.6
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
66.0 69.5
Track Width, Front (in)
55.7 57.3
Min Ground Clearance (in)
4.0 3.94
Length, Overall (in)
155.7 174.5
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
5.1 3.5
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
NA Four-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
9.90 x - TBD - 11.78 x 0.95
Brake Type
Power Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
10.0 x - TBD - 12.53 x 1.10
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
12.7 16.9
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
15.1 16.9
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
30.2 34.8
Steering Type
Variable pwr assist Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
2.7 2.98
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - - TBD -
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P195/50VR15 P205/50ZR17
Spare Tire Size
Compact Compact
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P195/50VR15 P255/40ZR17
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
N/A N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
N/A N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
N/A N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
N/A N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
2429 2910
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material
Alloy Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
15 x 6 17 x 9
Front Wheel Material
Alloy Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
Steel - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in)
15 x 6 17 x 7
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
6.3 24.0
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
80 120
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - - TBD -
Engine
Engine Type
Gas I4 Gas Flat 6-cyl
Fuel System
EMPI EFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
125 @ 5000 258 @ 4600
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Displacement
1.8L/110 3.4L/207
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
142 @ 7000 300 @ 6800
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
22 17
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
28 25
Transmission
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive Rear-Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.22 3.55
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
1.45 2.20
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
4.10 3.44
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.73 1.22
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic Manual w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA 0.84
First Gear Ratio (:1)
2.45 3.82
Clutch Size (in)
N/A - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 1.52
Trans Type
4 6
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA 1.02
Trans Description Cont. Again
Electronic NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
- NA
Summary
Body Style
2 Door Convertible 2 Door Cpe
Vehicle Name
Mazda MX-5 Miata Porsche 911 Carrera
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
- TBD - .91
Suspension Type - Rear
Double Wishbone Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs w/LSA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
Double Wishbone MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
- TBD - .73
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs

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