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2009 Mazda MX-5 Miata

2009 Pontiac Solstice

  2009 Pontiac Solstice Street Edition
MSRP
$21,750
$24,275
Invoice $20,108 $23,182
MPG
City/Highway
21/28 19/28
Rating
8.0
/ 10
TCC Rating
6.8
/ 10
TCC Rating
Bottom Line The 2009 Mazda MX-5 is the closest thing to a reincarnated British roadster on the planet, albeit one with altogether better reliability, fit, and finish. Read Full Review Practicality and comfort take second billing to sportscar performance and flashy looks in the 2009 Pontiac Solstice. Read Full Review
Likes &
Dislikes

Likes:

  • Quick, engaging handling
  • Peppy, rev-happy engine
  • Tactile driving experience
  • One of the best manual gearboxes
  • Excellent power-retractable hardtop option

Dislikes:

  • Lack of stability control
  • No crash-test data
  • Cramped cockpit

Likes:

  • Uncompromised styling
  • Good, quick steering
  • Awesome power from turbocharged GXP

Dislikes:

  • Lack of interior storage
  • Fussy manual top arrangement
  • Very little cargo space with top down
  • Flat, unsupportive seats
  • Odd driving position
Crash Test Ratings No crash data available
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NHTSA Rollover Rating:
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