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Zip Code: 20146
1999 Honda Prelude
2013 Mazda MX-5 Miata
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Fuel Economy City
22.0 mpg 18.0 mpg 22.0 mpg
Fuel Economy Hwy
27.0 mpg 25.0 mpg 28.0 mpg
Star Rating
5-spd man w/OD 6-spd man w/OD 5-spd man w/OD
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
36/36,000 36/36,000 36/36,000
Seating Capacity
4 occupants
5 occupants
2 occupants
AM/FM stereo, seek-scan AM/FM/Satellite-prep, seek-scan AM/FM stereo, clock, seek-scan
MP3 Player
N/A MP3 decoder MP3 decoder
Cruise Control
with steering wheel controls with steering wheel controls N/A
Cup Holder
front and rear front and rear front
1-Touch Open
driver driver driver
Air Compressor
N/A N/A air compressor
Air Filter
air filter air filter N/A
N/A 265W amplifier N/A
window grid integrated roof fixed
Cargo Cover
N/A rigid N/A
Cargo Floor Trim
carpeted carpeted carpeted
Cargo Light
cargo light cargo light cargo light
Cargo Tie Downs
N/A cargo tie downs N/A
Climate Control
N/A automatic air conditioning N/A
in-dash in-dash N/A
Convertible Roof
N/A N/A manual with glass rear window, Windblocker wind blocker
Dome Light
dome light fade dome light
Door Bins
dual dual dual
Door Locks
power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock manual
Driver Foot Rest
driver foot rest driver foot rest driver foot rest
Exterior Temperature
N/A exterior temperature N/A
Floor Console
full full full
Front Air Conditioning
manual dual zone front manual
Front Windows
power power power
Front Windshield Wipers
variable intermittent variable intermittent fixed interval
Glove Box
locking glove box locking
Instrument Display
analog digital/analog analog
Instrument Panel Storage
bin bin bin
Interior Concealed Storage
N/A N/A interior concealed storage
Lighter Elements
N/A front N/A
Oil Pressure Gauge
N/A N/A oil pressure gauge
Overhead Console
N/A mini with storage N/A
Power Outlets
1 2 1
Quarter Vent Rear Windows
N/A power N/A
Radio Steering Wheel Controls
N/A radio steering wheel controls N/A
Radio Theft Deterrent
radio theft deterrent N/A N/A
Reading Lights
front front N/A
Rear Child Safety Door Locks
N/A rear child safety door locks N/A
Rear Defroster
rear defroster rear defroster rear defroster
Rear Heat Ducts
N/A underseat ducts N/A
Rear Windows
fixed power N/A
Rear Windshield Wiper
N/A fixed interval N/A
Rearview Mirror
day-night day-night day-night
Remote Fuel Flap Release
mechanical mechanical mechanical
Remote Keyless Entry
keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors) N/A
Retained Accessory Power
retained accessory power retained accessory power N/A
Seatback Storage
1 1 1
6 10 Bose 6
Steering Wheel
tilt telescopic tilt tilt sport
Steering Wheel Material
leather leather/metal-look leather/metal-look
power N/A N/A
tachometer tachometer tachometer
Tinted Windows
light light light
Trip Computer
N/A trip computer N/A
Trip Odometer
trip odometer trip odometer trip odometer
Trunk/Hatch/Door Release
mechanical N/A mechanical
Trunk Lid Trim
N/A plastic N/A
Vanity Mirrors
N/A dual illuminated N/A
Water Temp Gauge
engine temperature gauge N/A engine temperature gauge
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Seating Capacity
4 occupants
5 occupants
2 occupants
Seat Trim
cloth cloth/leather cloth
Rear Seats
full bench 60-40 bench N/A
Front Armrests
center w/storage center center
Front Seat Type
bucket sport bucket
Front Headrests
adjustable adjustable fixed
Front Driver Seat Direction Controls
6-way 6-way 6-way
Easy Entry
rear seat easy entry N/A N/A
Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls
4-way 4-way 4-way
Rear Headrests
N/A adjustable N/A
Rear Armrests
N/A center N/A
Door Trim
vinyl cloth vinyl
full cloth full cloth N/A
Floor Trim
carpet carpet carpet
Floor Mats
N/A carpeted front & rear carpet front
Dashboard Insert
N/A metal-look piano black
Gear Shift Knob Trim
N/A leather N/A
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Side Profile
Interior Profile
2.2L I-4 200 HP 2.3L I-4 263 HP 2.0L I-4 167 HP
5-spd man w/OD 6-spd man w/OD 5-spd man w/OD
Fuel Tank
15.9 gal. 15.9 gal. 12.7 gal.
386 miles 336 miles 314 miles
Drive Type
front-wheel front-wheel rear-wheel
100 amp 110 amp 100 amp
Axle Ratio
4.27 4.19 4.10
N/A with run down protection 325 amp
non stainless steel with chrome tailpipe finish 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 ABS & driveline ABS & driveline
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Electronic Stability
N/A electronic stability electronic stability
16.0 " silver aluminum 18.0 " gray aluminum 16.0 " silver aluminum
Front Suspension
double wishbone strut double wishbone
Rear Suspension
double wishbone multi-link multi-link
4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc
N/A sport N/A
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
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 P225/40YR18.0BSW performance P205/50VR16.0BSW performance
Spare Tire and Wheel
compact steel compact steel N/A
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Door Count
2 doors 4 doors 2 doors
Maximum Cargo Volume
8.7 cu.ft. 42.8 cu.ft. 5.3 cu.ft.
Exterior Width
69.0 " 69.7 " 67.7 "
Front Headroom
37.9 " 38.9 " 37.4 "
Rear Legroom
28.1 " 36.2 " N/A
Curb Weight
2,954 lbs. 3,281 lbs. 2,480 lbs.
Drag Coefficient
N/A .32 .34
Exterior Height
51.8 " 57.5 " 49.0 "
Exterior Length
178.0 " 177.6 " 157.3 "
Front Hiproom
52.1 " 53.7 " 50.6 "
Front Legroom
43.0 " 42.0 " 43.1 "
Front Shoulder Room
53.8 " 54.9 " 53.2 "
Front Tread
60 " 60 " 59 "
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating
N/A N/A 3,078 lbs.
Interior Cargo Volume
8.7 cu.ft. 17.0 cu.ft. 5.3 cu.ft.
Interior Cargo Volume w/Seats Folded
N/A 42.8 cu.ft. N/A
Passenger Volume
78 cu.ft. 95 cu.ft. N/A
Rear Headroom
35.3 " 38.0 " N/A
Rear Hiproom
41.0 " 52.2 " N/A
Rear Shoulder Room
50.0 " 54.0 " N/A
Rear Tread
60 " 60 " 59 "
Turning Radius
18.1 ' 18.0 ' 15.4 '
102 " 104 " 92 "
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Rear Spoiler
N/A wing N/A
body-colored body-colored body-colored
Grille Moldings
black black black
monotone clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone
Exterior Mirrors
dual power remote dual power remote dual power remote
Mud Flaps
front N/A 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 panic alarm N/A
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 seat mounted seat mounted
Head Protection
N/A N/A driver and passenger
Ignition Disable
immobilizer immobilizer immobilizer
Occupancy Sensor
N/A occupancy sensor occupancy sensor
Overhead Airbag
N/A curtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbags N/A
Passenger Side Impact Airbag
N/A seat mounted seat mounted
Seatbelt Pretensioners
N/A front front
Side Impact Bars
N/A side impact beams side impact beams
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Accessories Months/Miles
N/A 36/36,000 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 60/60,000 60/60,000
Roadside Assistance Months/Miles
N/A 36/36,000 36/36,000
$20,937 $23,143 $22,424
$23,450 $24,200 $23,720
Used Starting Price
Average Cost to Fill Tank
$61 $61 $48