Compare 2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata vs 2019 FIAT 124 Spider

2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata
2019 FIAT 124 Spider
Add Vehicle
Get Your Price Get Your Price
Select style
Manual Sport
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Manual Sport 26 34 $24,322 $25,730
Automatic Sport 26 35 $25,597 $27,080
Manual Club 26 34 $27,968 $29,590
Automatic Club 26 35 $28,534 $30,190
Manual Grand Touring 26 34 $29,093 $30,780
Automatic Grand Touring 26 35 $30,107 $31,855
Select style
Convertible Classica
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Convertible Classica 26 35 $24,618 $25,190
Convertible Urbana Edition 26 35 $24,618 $25,190
Convertible Lusso 26 35 $27,054 $27,795
Convertible Elaborazione Abarth 26 35 $28,452 $29,290
Pricing
Invoice Price
$24,322
$24,618
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$25,730
$25,190
Monthly Payment Estimate
$429 / month
$420 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
6.0
6.2
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2019 Mazda MX-5 keeps the crown of “affordable and fun” with a more potent engine this year. Agile handling and a composed ride balance out the 2019 Fiat 124 Spider’s slightly laggy turbo-4 engine.
TCC Likes
TCC Dislikes
Fuel Economy
City
26 mpg 26 mpg
Highway
34 mpg 35 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Two-Seaters Two-Seaters
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in)
52 52
Front Head Room (in)
37.4 37.4
Passenger Capacity
2 2
Front Shoulder Room (in)
52.2 52.1
Front Leg Room (in)
43.1 43.1
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in)
58.9 58.9
Min Ground Clearance (in)
4.9 -
Length, Overall (in)
154.1 159.6
Height, Overall (in)
48.6 48.5
Track Width, Rear (in)
59.2 59.1
Wheelbase (in)
90.9 90.9
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
68.3 68.5
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
4.6 4.9
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11 11
Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc 4-Wheel Disc
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11 11
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
11.9 11.9
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
30.8 30.8
Steering Type
Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion
Tires
Rear Tire Size
P195/50VR16 P195/50VR16
Rear Tire Order Code
NA TNZ
Front Tire Size
P195/50VR16 P195/50VR16
Spare Tire Size
NA NA
Front Tire Order Code
NA TNZ
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
2339 2436
Wheels
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
NA NA
Front Wheel Size (in)
16 X 6.5 16 X 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in)
NA NA
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
16 X 6.5 16 X 6.5
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
100 150
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- 450
Engine
Engine Type
Premium Unleaded I-4 Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4
Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection Sequential MPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
151 @ 4000 184 @ 3200
Engine Order Code
NA EAM
Displacement
2.0 L/122 1.4 L/83
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
181 @ 7000 160 @ 5500
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
26 26
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
29 30
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
34 35
Transmission
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.99 2.35
Trans Order Code
NA DAG
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.59 1.26
Trans Description Cont.
Manual Manual w/OD
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 0.84
First Gear Ratio (:1)
5.09 4.36
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
2.87 3.45
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
2.04 1.65
Trans Type
6 6
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.29 1.00
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
4.70 3.86
Summary
Vehicle Name
Mazda MX-5 Miata FIAT 124 Spider
Body Style
Convertible Convertible
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front
Double Wishbone Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Double Wishbone Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link Multi-Link
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
6.0 5.9
Next Steps: Get Free Price Quotes!
2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata
  • 2019 MX-5 Miata arriving at dealers
  • $750 loyalty bonus available
  • Lease specials on hold for now
  • Get 2.9% APR for 72 months
Get Your Price
2019 FIAT 124 Spider
Get Your Price

Get FREE Dealer Quotes

From dealers near you
Go!

Add a Vehicle to Compare

Select a vehicle below
Please choose a make.
Please choose a model.
Please choose a year.
Continue