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Zip Code: 20146
1998 Honda Prelude
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1998 Honda Prelude
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2015 Mazda MX-5 Miata
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CarsDirect Price
N/A N/A $30,245
Fuel Economy City
23.0 mpg 23.0 mpg 21.0 mpg
Fuel Economy Hwy
27.0 mpg 27.0 mpg 28.0 mpg
Transmission
5-spd man w/OD 5-spd man w/OD 6-spd man w/OD
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
36/36,000 36/36,000 36/36,000
Seating Capacity
4 occupants
4 occupants
2 occupants
Radio
AM/FM stereo, seek-scan AM/FM stereo, seek-scan AM/FM stereo, clock, seek-scan
MP3 Player
N/A N/A MP3 decoder
Cruise Control
with steering wheel controls with steering wheel controls with steering wheel controls
Cup Holder
front and rear front and rear front
1-Touch Open
driver driver driver and passenger
Air Compressor
N/A N/A tire inflator
Amplifier
N/A N/A amplifier
Antenna
window grid window grid fixed
Cargo Floor Trim
carpeted carpeted carpeted
Cargo Light
cargo light cargo light cargo light
Climate Control
N/A N/A automatic air conditioning
Clock
in-dash in-dash N/A
Convertible Roof
N/A N/A power with lining, glass rear window, hard top, Windblocker wind blocker
Dome Light
dome light dome light dome light
Door Bins
dual dual dual
Door Locks
power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock
Driver Foot Rest
driver foot rest driver foot rest driver foot rest
Exterior Temperature
N/A N/A exterior temperature
Floor Console
full full full
Front Air Conditioning
manual manual N/A
Front Windows
power power power
Front Windshield Wipers
variable intermittent variable intermittent fixed interval
Garage Door Opener
N/A N/A HomeLink Wireless Control System
Glove Box
locking locking locking
Instrument Display
analog analog analog
Instrument Panel Storage
bin bin bin
Oil Pressure Gauge
N/A N/A oil pressure gauge
Power Outlets
1 1 1
Radio Steering Wheel Controls
N/A N/A radio steering wheel controls
Radio Theft Deterrent
radio theft deterrent radio theft deterrent N/A
Reading Lights
front front N/A
Rear Defroster
rear defroster rear defroster rear defroster
Rear Windows
fixed fixed N/A
Rearview Mirror
day-night day-night auto-dimming day-night
Remote Fuel Flap Release
mechanical mechanical mechanical
Remote Keyless Entry
N/A N/A keyfob (all doors)
Retained Accessory Power
retained accessory power retained accessory power N/A
Seatback Storage
1 1 1
Speakers
6 6 7 Bose
Steering Wheel
tilt tilt tilt sport
Steering Wheel Material
leather leather leather/metal-look
Sunroof
power power N/A
Tachometer
tachometer tachometer tachometer
Tinted Windows
light light light
Trip Computer
N/A N/A trip computer
Trip Odometer
trip odometer trip odometer trip odometer
Trunk/Hatch/Door Release
mechanical mechanical mechanical
Water Temp Gauge
engine temperature gauge engine temperature gauge engine temperature gauge
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Seating Capacity
4 occupants
4 occupants
2 occupants
Seat Trim
cloth cloth leather
Rear Seats
full bench full bench N/A
Heated Front Seats
N/A N/A driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback
Front Armrests
center w/storage center w/storage center
Front Seat Type
bucket bucket bucket
Front Headrests
fixed fixed fixed
Front Driver Seat Direction Controls
6-way 6-way 6-way
Easy Entry
rear seat easy entry rear seat easy entry N/A
Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls
4-way 4-way 4-way
Door Trim
cloth cloth leatherette
Headliner
full cloth full cloth N/A
Floor Trim
carpet carpet carpet
Floor Mats
N/A N/A carpet front
Dashboard Insert
N/A N/A piano black
Gear Shift Knob Trim
N/A leather leather
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Front
Back
Side Profile
Interior Profile
Dashboard
Torque
156 @ 5250 156 @ 5250 140 @ 5000
Horsepower
195 @ 7000 195 @ 7000 167 @ 7000
Engine
2.2L I-4 195 HP 2.2L I-4 195 HP 2.0L I-4 167 HP
Transmission
5-spd man w/OD 5-spd man w/OD 6-spd man w/OD
Fuel Tank
15.9 gal. 15.9 gal. 12.7 gal.
Range
394 miles 394 miles 307 miles
Drive Type
front-wheel front-wheel rear-wheel
Alternator
100 amp 100 amp 100 amp
Axle Ratio
4.27 4.27 4.10
Battery
55 amp 55 amp 325 amp
Exhaust
non stainless steel with chrome tailpipe finish non stainless steel with chrome tailpipe finish stainless steel with chrome tailpipe finish
Limited Slip Differential
N/A limited slip differential N/A
Traction Control
N/A N/A ABS & driveline
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Electronic Stability
N/A N/A electronic stability
Wheels
16.0 " silver aluminum 16.0 " silver aluminum 17.0 " silver aluminum
Front Suspension
double wishbone double wishbone double wishbone
Rear Suspension
double wishbone double wishbone independent multi-link
Brakes
4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc
Front Anti-Roll Bar
front anti-roll bar front anti-roll bar front anti-roll bar
Front Springs
coil coil coil
Front Shocks
gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Rear Anti-Roll Bar
rear anti-roll bar rear anti-roll bar rear anti-roll bar
Rear Springs
coil coil coil
Rear Shocks
gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Steering
rack & pinion rack & pinion rack & pinion
Steering Cooler
N/A N/A steering cooler
Vented Disc Brakes
front front front
Front Tires
P205/50VR16.0BSW AS P205/50VR16.0BSW AS P205/45WR17.0BSW performance
Spare Tire and Wheel
compact steel compact steel N/A
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Door Count
2 doors 2 doors 2 doors
Maximum Cargo Volume
8.7 cu.ft. 8.7 cu.ft. 5.3 cu.ft.
Exterior Width
69.0 " 69.0 " 67.7 "
Front Headroom
37.9 " 37.9 " 37.0 "
Rear Legroom
28.1 " 28.1 " N/A
Curb Weight
2,954 lbs. 3,042 lbs. 2,593 lbs.
Drag Coefficient
N/A N/A .32
Exterior Height
51.8 " 51.8 " 49.4 "
Exterior Length
178.0 " 178.0 " 157.3 "
Front Hiproom
52.1 " 52.1 " 50.6 "
Front Legroom
43.0 " 43.0 " 43.1 "
Front Shoulder Room
54.9 " 54.9 " 53.2 "
Front Tread
60 " 60 " 59 "
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating
N/A N/A 3,122 lbs.
Interior Cargo Volume
8.7 cu.ft. 8.7 cu.ft. 5.3 cu.ft.
Passenger Volume
78 cu.ft. 78 cu.ft. N/A
Rear Headroom
35.3 " 35.3 " N/A
Rear Hiproom
41.0 " 41.0 " N/A
Rear Shoulder Room
50.0 " 50.0 " N/A
Rear Tread
60 " 60 " 59 "
Turning Radius
18.0 ' 18.7 ' 15.4 '
Wheelbase
102 " 102 " 92 "
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Rear Spoiler
N/A wing N/A
Bumpers
body-colored body-colored body-colored
Grille Moldings
black black black w/chrome surround
Paint
monotone monotone clearcoat monotone
Exterior Mirrors
dual power remote dual power remote dual power remote
Mud Flaps
front front N/A
Rocker Panel Extensions
rocker panel extensions rocker panel extensions N/A
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Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS)
4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS) 4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS) 4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)
Front Impact Airbags
driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger
Panic Alarm
N/A N/A panic alarm
Safety Rating - Frontal
Driver N/A
Passenger N/A
Driver N/A
Passenger N/A
Driver N/A
Passenger N/A
Safety Rating - Side
Front Seat N/A
Rear Seat N/A
Front Seat N/A
Rear Seat N/A
Front Seat N/A
Rear Seat N/A
Center High Mounted Stop Light
center high mounted stop light center high mounted stop light center high mounted stop light
Driver Side Impact Airbags
N/A N/A seat mounted
Head Protection
N/A N/A driver and passenger
Ignition Disable
immobilizer immobilizer immobilizer
Occupancy Sensor
N/A N/A occupancy sensor
Passenger Side Impact Airbag
N/A N/A seat mounted
Seatbelt Pretensioners
N/A N/A front
Side Impact Bars
N/A N/A side impact beams
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Accessories Months/Miles
N/A N/A 36/36,000
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
36/36,000 36/36,000 36/36,000
Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles
60/unlimited 60/unlimited 60/unlimited
Major Components Months/Miles
36/36,000 36/36,000 60/60,000
Roadside Assistance Months/Miles
N/A N/A 36/36,000
Invoice
$20,667 $22,885 $27,846
MSRP
$23,300 $25,800 $30,245
CarsDirect Price
N/A N/A $30,245
Cash Rebates
N/A N/A $500
Est. Monthly Payments
N/A N/A $495
Used Starting Price
Average Cost to Fill Tank
$61 $61 $48