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2018 Mazda MX-5 Miata vs 2018 Subaru BRZ

2018 Mazda MX-5 Miata vs 2018 Subaru BRZ

What are you looking for in a sports car? Some common answers might be looks and power among other things. However, while all those are important components, what matters most of all is a fun experience on the road! Why spend all that money on a sports car roadster if you aren't going to enjoy it?

The fact is, you can find a beautiful and stylish sports car to love that makes every road trip a thoroughly enjoyable and thrilling time. Additionally, you can find a sports car just like the one we've just described above for just a fraction of the price when compared to other overpriced luxury sports cars. Today, we're looking at 2 roadsters with starting prices of under $30,000. It's the 2018 Mazda MX-5 Miata vs the 2018 Subaru BRZ.

2018 Mazda MX-5 Miata


2018 Subaru BRZ

2L inline 4 Base Engine 2L flat 4
26 City MPG 33 Highway MPG Fuel Economy 21 City MPG 29 Highway MPG
309.4-392.7 mi. Driving Range 277.2-382.8 mi.
$25,295 Starting MSRP $28,445

2018 Mazda MX-5 Miata Scranton, PA

Taking a look at the results, we can see that both of these sports cars are excellent, well-priced roadsters in their class of vehicles. However, the 2018 Mazda MX-5 Miata still maintains a clear, winning edge over the 2018 Subaru BRZ. The 2018 Subaru BRZ does have slightly more power, but the 2018 Mazda MX-5 Miata succeeds with a better fuel economy, driving range, and aerodynamic design, all while costing over $3,000 less than the 2018 Subaru BRZ. Furthermore, there are plenty of additional features that come with the 2018 Mazda MX-5 Miata, such as:

  • LED Daytime Running Lights
  • KODO 'Soul of Motion' Design
  • Tire Pressure Monitoring System
  • Heritage Headlights
  • Multi-Function Commander Control
  • Rear Cross Traffic Alert
  • Brembo® Brakes
  • Blind Spot Monitoring
  • And more!

Need more reason to love the new 2018 Mazda MX-5 Miata roadster? Find out more by contacting us here at Kelly Mazda. We have both the 2018 Mazda MX-5 Miata soft top roadster and 2018 Mazda MX-5 Miata RF hard top roadster models in our current inventory. Our sales team can be reached by phone or on location at our dealership in Scranton, Pennsylvania within Lackawanna County.