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Zip Code: 20146
2008 Mazda MX-5
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Fuel Economy City
21.0 mpg 18.0 mpg 23.0 mpg
Fuel Economy Hwy
28.0 mpg 25.0 mpg 32.0 mpg
Transmission
6-spd man w/OD 6-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
2 occupants
2 occupants
5 occupants
Radio
SIRIUS-ready AM/FM/Satellite-capable, clock, seek-scan premium XM AM/FM/Satellite, clock, seek-scan AM/FM stereo, clock, seek-scan
MP3 Player
MP3 decoder MP3 decoder N/A
Cruise Control
with steering wheel controls with steering wheel controls with steering wheel controls
Cup Holder
front front front and rear
1-Touch Open
driver and passenger driver and passenger driver
Air Compressor
air compressor N/A N/A
Air Filter
N/A N/A air filter
Amplifier
amplifier amplifier N/A
Antenna
fixed fixed window grid
Auxiliary Visors
N/A dual N/A
Cargo Floor Trim
carpeted carpeted carpeted
Cargo Light
cargo light cargo light cargo light
Cargo Tie Downs
N/A cargo tie downs cargo tie downs
Check Control
N/A redundant digital speedometer N/A
Climate Control
N/A automatic air conditioning N/A
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 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 exterior temperature exterior temperature
Floor Console
full full full
Front Air Conditioning
manual N/A manual
Front Windows
power power power
Front Windshield Wipers
fixed interval variable intermittent variable intermittent
Garage Door Opener
N/A HomeLink Wireless Control System N/A
Glove Box
locking N/A locking
Instrument Display
analog analog analog
Instrument Panel Storage
bin covered bin covered bin
Interior Concealed Storage
interior concealed storage locking interior concealed storage N/A
Oil Pressure Gauge
oil pressure gauge oil pressure gauge N/A
Overhead Console
N/A mini with storage mini with storage
Power Outlets
1 2 2
Radio Steering Wheel Controls
radio steering wheel controls radio steering wheel controls N/A
Reading Lights
N/A front front
Rear Defroster
rear defroster rear defroster rear defroster
Rear Heat Ducts
N/A N/A underseat ducts
Rear Windows
N/A fixed fixed
Rear Windshield Wiper
N/A fixed interval N/A
Rearview Mirror
day-night auto-dimming day-night day-night
Remote Fuel Flap Release
power power mechanical
Remote Keyless Entry
keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors)
Retained Accessory Power
N/A retained accessory power retained accessory power
Seatback Storage
1 1 2
Speakers
7 Bose(R) 7 Bose 6
Speed Sensitve Wipers
N/A speed sensitive wipers speed sensitive wipers
Steering Wheel
tilt sport tilt telescopic tilt
Steering Wheel Material
leather/metal-look leather/metal-look N/A
Sun Visor Strip
N/A N/A sun visor strip
Tachometer
tachometer tachometer tachometer
Tinted Windows
light light light
Trip Computer
N/A trip computer trip computer
Trip Odometer
trip odometer trip odometer trip odometer
Trunk/Hatch/Door Release
mechanical N/A power
Trunk Lid Trim
N/A plastic carpet
Vanity Mirrors
N/A dual illuminated N/A
Volt Gauge
N/A voltmeter gauge N/A
Water Temp Gauge
engine temperature gauge engine temperature gauge engine temperature gauge
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Seating Capacity
2 occupants
2 occupants
5 occupants
Seat Trim
leather leather cloth
Rear Seats
N/A N/A 60-40 bench
Heated Front Seats
driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback N/A
Front Armrests
N/A N/A center w/storage
Front Seat Type
bucket sport bucket
Front Headrests
fixed adjustable adjustable
Front Driver Seat Direction Controls
6-way 8-way (4-way power) 6-way
Easy Entry
N/A N/A rear seat easy entry
Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls
4-way 4-way (2-way power) 4-way
Rear Headrests
N/A N/A fixed
Door Trim
leatherette leatherette cloth
Headliner
N/A full cloth full cloth
Floor Trim
carpet carpet carpet
Floor Mats
carpet front N/A N/A
Dashboard Insert
piano black N/A N/A
Gear Shift Knob Trim
leather leather/aluminum N/A
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Front
Back
Side Profile
Interior Profile
Dashboard
Torque
140 @ 5000 268 @ 4800 180 @ 3900
Horsepower
166 @ 6700 306 @ 6800 175 @ 5600
Engine
2.0L I-4 166 HP 3.5L V-6 306 HP 2.5L I-4 175 HP
Transmission
6-spd man w/OD 6-spd man w/OD 6-spd man w/OD
Fuel Tank
12.7 gal. 20.0 gal. 20.0 gal.
Range
307 miles 423 miles 541 miles
Drive Type
rear-wheel rear-wheel front-wheel
Alternator
100 amp 110 amp 110 amp
Axle Ratio
4.10 3.54 3.81
Battery
325 amp with run down protection 550 amp with run down protection
Exhaust
stainless steel with chrome tailpipe finish dual stainless steel with chrome tailpipe finish stainless steel with chrome tailpipe finish
Limited Slip Differential
N/A viscous N/A
Traction Control
N/A ABS & driveline N/A
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Electronic Stability
N/A stability control N/A
Wheels
17.0 " silver aluminum N/A 16.0 " steel
Front Suspension
double wishbone multi-link strut
Rear Suspension
multi-link multi-link multi-link
Brakes
4-wheel disc Brembo 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
steering cooler N/A N/A
Vented Disc Brakes
front front and rear front
Front Tires
P205/45WR17.0BSW performance P245/40WR18.0BSW performance P215/60TR16.0BSW AS
Rear Tires (if different from Front)
N/A 265/35R19.0 N/A
Spare Tire and Wheel
N/A compact steel compact steel
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Door Count
2 doors 2 doors 2 doors
Maximum Cargo Volume
5.3 cu.ft. 6.8 cu.ft. 7.4 cu.ft.
Exterior Width
67.7 " 71.5 " 70.7 "
Front Headroom
37.0 " 38.2 " 39.7 "
Rear Legroom
N/A N/A 34.4 "
Curb Weight
2,575 lbs. 3,404 lbs. 3,055 lbs.
Drag Coefficient
N/A .29 .32
Exterior Height
49.4 " 52.1 " 55.3 "
Exterior Length
157.3 " 169.8 " 182.5 "
Front Hiproom
50.6 " 53.2 " 54.2 "
Front Legroom
43.1 " 42.6 " 42.5 "
Front Shoulder Room
53.2 " 53.6 " 53.9 "
Front Tread
59 " 61 " 61 "
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating
3,122 lbs. 3,919 lbs. N/A
Interior Cargo Volume
5.3 cu.ft. 6.8 cu.ft. 7.4 cu.ft.
Max Trailer Weight
N/A N/A 1,000 lbs.
Passenger Volume
N/A 50 cu.ft. 90 cu.ft.
Rear Headroom
N/A N/A 35.6 "
Rear Hiproom
N/A N/A 47.6 "
Rear Shoulder Room
N/A N/A 52.4 "
Rear Tread
59 " 61 " 61 "
Turning Radius
15.4 ' 17.7 ' 17.4 '
Wheelbase
92 " 104 " 105 "
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Rear Spoiler
N/A lip N/A
Bumpers
body-colored body-colored body-colored
Grille Moldings
black w/chrome surround N/A black w/chrome accents
Paint
clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone
Exterior Mirrors
dual power remote dual power remote heated dual power remote
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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 w/passenger front-impact cancellable driver and passenger driver and passenger
Panic Alarm
panic alarm panic alarm panic alarm
Security System
N/A security system security system
Safety Rating - Frontal
Driver N/A
Passenger N/A
Driver
Passenger
Driver
Passenger
Safety Rating - Side
Front Seat N/A
Rear Seat N/A
Front Seat
Rear Seat N/A
Front Seat
Rear Seat
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 N/A seat mounted
Head Protection
driver and passenger N/A N/A
Ignition Disable
immobilizer immobilizer immobilizer
Occupancy Sensor
occupancy sensor N/A occupancy sensor
Overhead Airbag
N/A N/A curtain 1st and 2nd row overhead airbags
Passenger Side Impact Airbag
seat mounted N/A 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 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
60/60,000 60/60,000 60/60,000
Roadside Assistance Months/Miles
36/36,000 N/A N/A
Invoice
$25,046 $33,644 $19,644
MSRP
$27,110 $36,740 $20,950
Used Starting Price
Average Cost to Fill Tank
$48 $77 $77