Consumer Automotive Research

2011 Mazda MX-5 Miata – Charming Sports Car

People love having a sports car parked in their garage. Whether it’s a small one or large one, the sports car has a unique charm. It provides you the thrill of achieving a high speed on an open road and offering elegance and modern design. Nowadays, there are a lot of models on the market, but we have decided to present you the 2011 Mazda MX-5 Miata.

Amongst the large number of speed lovers, the range of famous 2011 Mazda MX-5 Miata is more popular. This thrilling and charming sports vehicle is now available with stiff chassis, powerful engine and reliable electrics. This model of Mazda provides communicative steering and easy handling.

It gives tough competition to all other current branded vehicles such as the Pontiac Solstice, the Honda S2000 and Saturn Sky twins. It is one of the most stylish and fuel efficient convertibles and it comes in three different types of trim levels like Touring, Grand Touring, and last but not the least, Sport.

The 2011 Mazda MX-5 Miata is powered by unique 2.0 – liter inline – four – cylinder engine that is able to generate around 140 lb. – ft. of torque and more than 167 hp of energy. Its engine is paired up with standard five – speed manual transmission in the base trim. On the other hand, the engines of Touring and Grand Touring are available teamed up with six – speed manual transmission and optional six – speed automatic transmission with shift paddles.

As per the EPA estimation, it achieves 22 mpg on the roads of cities and 24 mpg on any type of highways. Traveling in this Mazda model is safer because it has ABS, side airbags, and stability control.

But, all trims of MX-5 Miata are having power retractable hardtop. The base Sport trim features cast-aluminum 16-inch wheels, rear black glass window with top vinyl convertible, cloth seats, air-conditioning, an audio auxiliary jack, and a CD / MP3 player along with six-speaker sound system.

This Mazda Trim has some additional amenities like the driver height-adjustable seat, power mirrors and windows, and steering leather-wrapped wheel. On the other hand, the Touring trim adds shock tower brace only for a front suspension, cruise control, fog lights, power door locks, and 17-inch alloy wheels.

2011 mazda mx-5 miataAll touring models of 2011 Mazda MX-5 Miata are having keyless remote entry, trip computer, rearview auto-dimming mirror, six-CD changer, leather-wrapped shift knob, and steering – wheel mounted audio controls.

The Grand Touring trim includes beige cloth or lack top, leather upholstery, automatic climate control, heated seats, Bose audio system with seven-speaker audio system, and interior silver accents.

This trim also has Premium package that includes xenon headlights, stability control, keyless remote ignition and entry, Bluetooth connectivity, different front spoiler, extended rocker sills, and satellite radio.