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Zip Code: 98109
2007 Mazda MX-5
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2008 Honda Civic
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2014 Volkswagen Golf
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CarsDirect Price
N/A N/A $18,015
Fuel Economy City
24.0 mpg 26.0 mpg 23.0 mpg
Fuel Economy Hwy
30.0 mpg 34.0 mpg 30.0 mpg
Star Rating
N/A N/A
Transmission
6-spd man w/OD 5-spd man w/OD 6-spd Tiptronic w/OD
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
36/36,000 36/36,000 36/36,000
Seating Capacity
2 occupants
5 occupants
5 occupants
Radio
SIRIUS-ready AM/FM/Satellite-capable, clock, seek-scan radio prep AM/FM stereo, seek-scan
MP3 Player
N/A N/A MP3 decoder
Cruise Control
with steering wheel controls N/A cruise control
Cup Holder
front front front and rear
1-Touch Open
driver and passenger N/A front and rear
Air Compressor
air compressor N/A N/A
Air Filter
N/A N/A air filter
Antenna
fixed window grid window grid diversity
Cargo Concealed Storage
N/A N/A cargo concealed storage
Cargo Cover
N/A N/A rigid
Cargo Floor Trim
carpeted carpeted carpeted
Cargo Light
cargo light cargo light cargo light
Cargo Tie Downs
N/A N/A cargo tie downs
Check Control
N/A N/A redundant digital speedometer
Climate Control
N/A N/A Climatic
Clock
N/A N/A in-dash
Compass
N/A N/A compass
Convertible Roof
power with glass rear window, hard top, Windblocker wind blocker N/A N/A
Dome Light
dome light fade fade
Door Bins
N/A dual dual
Door Locks
power with 2 stage unlock manual 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 N/A Climatic manual
Front Windows
power power power
Front Windshield Wipers
fixed interval fixed interval variable intermittent
Fuel Filler Door Release
N/A N/A fuel filler door release
Glove Box
locking glove box locking
Instrument Display
analog digital/analog analog
Instrument Panel Storage
bin bin covered bin
Interior Concealed Storage
interior concealed storage N/A N/A
Oil Pressure Gauge
oil pressure gauge N/A N/A
Overhead Console
N/A N/A mini with storage
Power Outlets
1 1 2
Radio Steering Wheel Controls
radio steering wheel controls N/A N/A
Reading Lights
N/A N/A front & rear
Rear Child Safety Door Locks
N/A rear child safety door locks rear child safety door locks
Rear Defroster
rear defroster rear defroster rear defroster
Rear Door Bins
N/A rear door bins rear door bins
Rear Heat Ducts
N/A underseat ducts underseat ducts
Rear Windows
N/A power power
Rear Windshield Wiper
N/A N/A fixed interval
Rearview Mirror
day-night day-night day-night
Refrigerated Box
N/A N/A glovebox
Remote Fuel Flap Release
power mechanical N/A
Remote Keyless Entry
keyfob (all doors) N/A keyfob (all doors)
Retained Accessory Power
N/A N/A retained accessory power
Seatback Storage
1 N/A 2
Speakers
6 4 8
Steering Wheel
tilt sport telescopic tilt telescopic tilt
Steering Wheel Material
leather/metal-look N/A N/A
Systems Monitor
N/A N/A systems monitor
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 N/A
Trunk Lid Trim
N/A N/A plastic
Water Temp Gauge
engine temperature gauge engine temperature gauge engine temperature gauge
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Seating Capacity
2 occupants
5 occupants
5 occupants
Seat Trim
cloth cloth cloth
Rear Seats
N/A full bench 60-40 bench
Front Armrests
N/A N/A center
Front Seat Type
bucket bucket sport
Front Headrests
fixed adjustable adjustable
Front Driver Seat Direction Controls
4-way 6-way 6-way (2-way power)
Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls
4-way 4-way 6-way (2-way power)
Rear Headrests
N/A adjustable adjustable
Rear Armrests
N/A N/A center with pass-thru
Door Trim
vinyl cloth cloth
Headliner
N/A full cloth full cloth
Floor Trim
carpet carpet carpet
Floor Mats
carpet front N/A carpeted front & rear
Dashboard Insert
piano black N/A metal-look
Gear Shift Knob Trim
leather metal-look N/A
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Front
Back
Side Profile
Interior Profile
Dashboard
Torque
N/A 139 @ 6100 236 @ 1750
Horsepower
N/A 197 @ 7800 140 @ 4000
Engine
2.0L I-4 166 HP 1.8L I-4 140 HP 2.5L I-5 170 HP
Transmission
6-spd man w/OD 5-spd man w/OD 6-spd Tiptronic w/OD
Fuel Tank
12.7 gal. 13.2 gal. 14.5 gal.
Range
339 miles 391 miles 379 miles
Drive Type
rear-wheel front-wheel front-wheel
Alternator
100 amp N/A 140 amp
Axle Ratio
4.10 4.29 3.87
Battery
325 amp 410 amp 480 amp with run down protection
Exhaust
stainless steel with chrome tailpipe finish stainless steel stainless steel
Traction Control
N/A N/A ABS & driveline
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Electronic Stability
N/A N/A electronic stability
Wheels
17.0 " silver aluminum 15.0 " steel 15.0 " steel
Front Suspension
double wishbone strut strut
Rear Suspension
multi-link double wishbone independent multi-link
Brakes
4-wheel disc front disc/rear drum 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
steering cooler N/A N/A
Vented Disc Brakes
front front front
Front Tires
P205/45WR17.0BSW performance P195/65HR15.0BSW AS P195/65HR15.0BSW AS
Spare Tire and Wheel
N/A compact steel full-size steel
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Door Count
2 doors 4 doors 4 doors
Maximum Cargo Volume
5.3 cu.ft. 12.0 cu.ft. 46.0 cu.ft.
Exterior Width
67.7 " 69.0 " 70.3 "
Front Headroom
37.0 " 39.4 " 39.3 "
Rear Legroom
N/A 34.6 " 35.5 "
Curb Weight
2,573 lbs. 2,628 lbs. 3,102 lbs.
Drag Coefficient
N/A N/A .32
Exterior Height
49.4 " 56.5 " 58.2 "
Exterior Length
157.3 " 176.7 " 165.4 "
Front Hiproom
50.6 " 51.9 " N/A
Front Legroom
43.1 " 42.2 " 41.2 "
Front Shoulder Room
53.2 " 53.7 " 54.7 "
Front Tread
59 " 59 " 61 "
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating
3,122 lbs. N/A 4,278 lbs.
Interior Cargo Volume
5.3 cu.ft. 12.0 cu.ft. 15.2 cu.ft.
Interior Cargo Volume w/Seats Folded
N/A N/A 46.0 cu.ft.
Max Trailer Weight
N/A 1,000 lbs. N/A
Passenger Volume
N/A 91 cu.ft. 93 cu.ft.
Payload
N/A N/A 999 lbs.
Rear Headroom
N/A 37.4 " 38.5 "
Rear Hiproom
N/A 51.0 " N/A
Rear Shoulder Room
N/A 52.4 " 52.8 "
Rear Tread
59 " 60 " 60 "
Turning Radius
15.4 ' 17.4 ' 17.9 '
Wheelbase
92 " 106 " 102 "
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Bumpers
body-colored body-colored body-colored
Grille Moldings
black w/chrome surround with chrome bar black
Paint
clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone
Exterior Mirrors
dual power remote dual manual remote dual power remote heated
Bodyside Moldings
N/A body-colored 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)
Daytime Running Lights
N/A daytime running lights daytime running lights
Front Impact Airbags
driver and passenger w/passenger front-impact cancellable driver and passenger driver and passenger
Panic Alarm
panic alarm N/A panic alarm
Security System
N/A N/A security system
Safety Rating - Frontal
Driver N/A
Passenger N/A
Driver
Passenger
Driver N/A
Passenger N/A
Safety Rating - Side
Front Seat N/A
Rear Seat N/A
Front Seat
Rear Seat
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
seat mounted seat mounted seat mounted
Head Protection
driver and passenger N/A N/A
Ignition Disable
immobilizer immobilizer Immobilizer III
Occupancy Sensor
occupancy sensor occupancy sensor occupancy sensor
Overhead Airbag
N/A curtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbags Side Curtain Protections
Passenger Side Impact Airbag
seat mounted seat mounted seat mounted
Seatbelt Pretensioners
front front front
Side Impact Bars
side impact beams side impact beams side impact beams
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Accessories Months/Miles
36/36,000 36/36,000 N/A
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
36/36,000 36/36,000 36/36,000
Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles
60/unlimited 60/unlimited 144/unlimited
Maintenance Months/Miles
N/A N/A 24/24,000
Major Components Months/Miles
60/60,000 60/60,000 60/60,000
Roadside Assistance Months/Miles
36/36,000 N/A 36/36,000
Invoice
$23,328 $13,842 $19,195
MSRP
$25,260 $15,010 $20,815
CarsDirect Price
N/A N/A $18,015
Cash Rebates
N/A N/A $1,000
Est. Monthly Payments
N/A N/A $295
Used Starting Price
Average Cost to Fill Tank
$48 $50 $55